Network Engineer

Ohio Public Employees Retirement System   Columbus, OH   Full-time     Information Services / Technology (IT)
Posted on October 28, 2022
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We’re Hiring Network Engineers!

Are you a Network Engineer looking for a new opportunity? Do you want to expand your knowledge and experience? Does adding skills in telephony and storage sound interesting? Are you interested in growing and developing your leadership skills? If you answered Yes to these questions, then we may have the role for you! We are recruiting for both Network Engineers and Senior Network Engineers.

What you’ll do
We are looking for IT professionals with strong knowledge of WAN technologies, VoIP, Layer 2, Layer 3, and network management systems. You will be heavily involved with our telecommunications and all companywide systems related to our network, while working closely with our IT Security and server teams. In addition, you will be hands-on with major projects such as our storage arrays' upcoming replacement and upgrade projects. If this all sounds interesting to you, apply today!

What will make you successful?

  • Strong knowledge of WAN technologies
  • VoIP experience
  • Spanning-tree knowledge
  • A desire to learn and develop your skills
  • Team player mentality
  • Able to occasionally lift and/or move up to 50lbs
  • Must be able to work a rotational on-call, and occasional night and weekend work in support of 24/7 applications
  • Open to a flex work schedule with a mix of onsite and some remote work

What we offer

  • A collaborative, team-oriented atmosphere
  • A competitive salary along with excellent benefits including medical, dental, vision, long-term disability, and life insurance
  • Professional growth through development opportunities and continuing education 
  • Pension and 457(b) retirement account with company match opportunity
  • Onsite fitness center, cafeteria and free onsite, covered parking
  • Generous time off accruals as well as 12 paid holidays each year

Application deadline information

  • We are accepting applications beginning Thu. Oct. 27 until filled

Who we are
Since 1935, OPERS has provided security and peace of mind to Ohio's retired public workers and their families by offering retirement, disability, and survivor benefit programs for public employees. Our office is in downtown Columbus, minutes from the historic German Village neighborhood and the bustling Short North District. Columbus is a city that never stops innovating, thriving, or shaping tomorrow and those attributes align perfectly with our core values. At OPERS, we never stop working for our members and investing in their futures.

As OPERS associates, we make a difference in our members' lives from the moment they join the Plan, throughout their careers and well into retirement. When you join the OPERS family, you become part of a dynamic, diverse community that shares a passion for serving others. And you'll become a member too - the work we do as OPERS associates directly impacts our own futures.

Build your career by joining the largest state pension fund in Ohio, which proudly services over 700,000 public employees and retirees. Benefit from a competitive Total Rewards Package that includes access to financial and personal wellness tools and resources. Apply today to join our team!