Job Details


Integrated Network Service Analyst I or IIAlliant Energy
Job Start Date:08/12/2019Type of Position:Regular
Number of Openings:1
Job Location & Contact:
4902 N Biltmore Lane
Madison, WI53718
6084588458
Job Description:
Internal Posting Details : Alliant Energy's INT Operations Support team has an opening as an Integrated Network Services Analyst (may be filled at a higher level). This position is available in Cedar Rapids, IA or Madison, WI. As our Network Engineer you will be designing, testing, managing, and deploying network technology to support corporate offices, Operational Technology (OT) networks, and smaller field offices with a strong focus on routing and switching. Automation will be a focus as well in order to support a diverse network across large datacenters, corporate offices, and smaller field offices. This position is a non-bargaining position and requires a resume. Positions come down at 11:00 p.m. on deadline date. For non-bargaining positions, generally employees will have a minimum of 12 consecutive months of employment with the Company to be eligible to apply for posted positions. If an Internal candidate has a current Letter of Expectation or discipline for performance improvement, he/she may possibly not be considered for positions. Making an exception to any of this will be for extenuating circumstances and will be determined by the HR Business Partner. To review the corporate competencies please click here. Talent Gateway Posting Details : Posting Details : As our Network Engineer you will be designing, testing, managing, and deploying network technology to support corporate offices, Operational Technology (OT) networks, and smaller field offices with a strong focus on routing and switching. Automation will be a focus as well in order to support a diverse network across large datacenters, corporate offices, and smaller field offices. Preferred Experience: Extensive experience with routing and switching equipment from vendors like Cisco, Juniper, or Arista Detailed understanding of TCP/IP, IPv4/IPv6 In-depth experience of EIGRP, and OSPF routing protocols Understanding of the BGP routing protocol Understanding of QoS and implementation strategies Experience with cloud architectures and network automation Experience with device or port authentication and authorization technology like 802.1X, ISE Excellent troubleshooting skills Comfortable working in a Unix server environment Python scripting and automation This position may be filled at an Analyst Level I or II depending on candidate experience. Applications will be accepted until a qualified pool of candidates is received. Alliant Energy will not provide sponsorship for an employment visa (e.g., H-1B visa) now or in the future for this position. Job Responsibilities : Resolves low complexity technical issues escalated through the Information Technology Help Desk and other methods for data, telecommunications, voice and/or collaboration technologies during and outside of core business hours Interacts and cooperates with other internal and external support groups to facilitate resolution of technical issues to maximize system availability and meet Service Level Agreements. Installs, monitors and repairs network, telecommunications, voice and/or collaboration infrastructure to establish stable and reliable network, telecommunications, voice and/or collaboration services that support enterprise LAN/WAN environments (e.g. access, distribution and Core Network Services). Provides troubleshooting, repair and end user support on a daily basis. Provides continual technical expertise in the evaluation, planning, analysis, development and implementation of data, telecommunications, voice and/or collaboration technologies including, but not limited to, providing roadmaps, processes and procedures for both project work and general organizational growth in conjunction with other analysts, engineers and management. All other duties as assigned. Job Qualifications : Education and Experience Requirements: Analyst I: This level requires an Associate's Degree from an accredited college or university, with emphasis in Computer Science or Information Technology with an emphasis in networks, telecommunications, voice and/or collaboration technologies. In the absence of a degree two years of experience in Computer Science or Information Technology with an emphasis in networks, telecommunications, voice and/or collaboration technologies is required. Analyst II: This level requires a four year degree from an accredited college or university, with emphasis in Computer Science or Information Technology with an emphasis in networks, telecommunications, voice and/or collaboration technologies. Two years of relevant experience is required. In the absence of a degree six years of experience in Computer Science or Information Technology with an emphasis in networks, telecommunications, voice and/or collaboration technologies is required Preferred Experience: Experience with Cisco ISE/ACI, Perl /Python, pxGrid, Multi-Domain CheckPoint, Technical Collaboration Tools (e.g. WebEx, Telepresence), Basic Linux/UNIX skills and NERC CIP understanding. Certifications in Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician (CCENT) and/or Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) is preferred. Extensive experience with routing and switching equipment from vendors like Cisco, Juniper, or Arista Detailed understanding of TCP/IP, IPv4/IPv6 In-depth experience of EIGRP, and OSPF routing protocols Understanding of the BGP routing protocol Understanding of QoS and implementation strategies Experience with cloud architectures and network automation Experience with device or port authentication and authorization technology like 802.1X, ISE Excellent troubleshooting skills Comfortable working in a Unix server environment Python scripting and automation Required Skills: Hardware installation experience. Proficient in Microsoft Office. Experience communicating professionally with end users in problem / urgent situations. Participate in on-call rotations, including outside business hours; must be prepared to travel as required. Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: Strong written and verbal skills. Working knowledge and familiarity with network, telecommunications, voice and/or collaboration technologies'(e.g. unified messaging, VoIP, Cisco Networking Equipment, video conferencing, A/V equipment, etc.). Ability to work individually and as a team member. Ability to manage time and work high-paced environment. Strong troubleshooting and problem solving skills. Ability to manage time and work high-paced environment. *NOTE: All candidates selected for employment with Alliant Energy will be required to successfully complete a drug screen and background check. We are committed to providing an inclusive work environment for all and are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Protected Veteran. Disclaimer: The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. To apply for this challenging opportunity, please complete our online application at www.alliantenergy.com/careers .
Experience Required:
1-3 years
How to Apply:
To apply for this challenging opportunity, please complete our online application at www.alliantenergy.com/careers .
Application Deadline:
Jan 01, 1900