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Network Engineer 3

Cabela's Sidney, NE

Job Description

Become a part of The Worlds Foremost Outfitter team.  At Cabelas we passionately serve people who enjoy the outdoor lifestyle by delivering innovation, quality and value in our products and service.  Live...Dream...Work the Adventure!

Cabela's has an opportunity for a Network Engineer 3 to work in our IT Technical Services department. This position is located at our corporate office in Sidney, Nebraska. 

It's In Our Nature!  

The Network Engineer 3 assists in the development and maintenance of network communications. Uses knowledge of LAN/WAN systems to help design and install internal and external networks. Tests and evaluates network systems to eliminate problems and make improvements. At least 5 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with a variety of the fields concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. May lead and direct the work of others. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager.

  • Complete Service Request and Trouble tickets by providing solutions to resolve the problems. This can include firewall policy pushes. Web proxy policy changes, adding users to remote access, troubleshooting configuration or hardware issues. Coordinate with proper groups for changes to the production environment. Work with remote technicians for remote hands support. Communicate with users to ensure your solutions have fixed their problems.
  • Support projects and deployments. We continue to deploy hardware, build new stores, enhance the enterprise by making modifications to security, QOS, upgrading software, and completing projects for the various businesses. Each team member is responsible for a number of projects throughout the year.
  • Maintaining equipment and monitoring the network. Utilize tools such as syslog, groundworks, solarwinds and others to do proactive network management.  Ensure redundant links are always up and operational. Work the our providers to resolve any link issues. Keep software versions up to date and standard across the enterprise. Replace equipment when it becomes End of Support.
  • Monitor our systens using tools as Etherpeek, wireshark, opnet, Checkpoint Smartcenter, syslog, etc to analyze data traffic and determine what is causing poor performance or application failures. Use these same tools to help determine ways to increase performance.

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • 4 to 6+ Years of experience
  • CCNA is preferred
  • CCNP is preferred
  • Experience working a variety of equipment and software which should include some of the following: vpn,  routers, switches, desktops,  basic IP addressing, WAN and LAN connectivity. Racking equipment and performing cross connects. Testing data cabling. 
  • Prefer completion of some Cisco or other network classes.

Cabela's is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) and we seek to create an inclusive work place that embraces diverse backgrounds, life experiences and perspectives.

Cabelas offers a competitive benefits package to include: 401k, vacation, profit sharing, health and dental coverage for you and your family, relocation assistance, and employee discounts.

Job Details

Date Posted September 12, 2017
Date Closes October 12, 2017
Requisition 27819BR
Located In Sidney, NE
SOC Category 00-0000.00