LG&E and KU Energy Network Engineer Associate or Intermediate in Louisville, Kentucky
Title Network Engineer Associate or Intermediate
Requisition ID 4148BR
Address 820 W Broadway
Company Paid Relocation - External Not Provided
Job Function Information Technology
Position Purpose Under close supervision, responsible for entry level engineering and/or analytical activities associated with one or more technical areas such as but not limited to voice/data/video network design, engineering, , network hardware and associated operating systems, third party products, implementation, troubleshooting, maintenance or operations/user support. This is the entry level of the job family.
Required Education & Experience Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Technology or an alternate combination of education and experience which results in the equivalent job knowledge and skills. Possesses zero or more years of technical Network support experience. Continuing education courses/technical seminars helpful.
Preferred Qualifications A successful academic or work background indicating a demonstrated ability to absorb information, apply conceptual skills in practical applications, and achieve desired results in a highly technical, operating environment. Incumbent must effectively deal with the rapid technological and business change while maintaining enthusiasm and displaying sound judgment and common sense.
Job Description Performs entry level network administration tasks. Troubleshoots and resolves elementary network problems. Installs and maintains network hardware and software. Assists in performance monitoring of network systems. Assists with engineering, design, and project management of network systems projects. Develops and maintains diagrams documenting company networks. Assists in technology evaluation and selection processes, ensuring compatibility between client requirements and technical performance. Documents analysis and recommendations. Effectively communicates with clients, peers and supervision by blending appropriate levels of technical and business detail to ensure issues are thoroughly understood by his/her audience. Develop and maintain relationships with clients, peers, vendors and management. Works in conjunction with IT Security to ensure that company Network security is not compromised. Supports NERC-CIP compliance and ensures that electronic and physical security policies are followed. Assists in establishing processes and procedures that streamline and reduce costs. Assists in managing and improving costs of budgeted Capital and Operational and Maintenance activities. Performs other duties as assigned.
Work Conditions Normal office environment with some visits to fields locations.
Physical Effort Primarily sitting with optional standing/walking and moderate lifting.
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Louisville Gas & Electric and Kentucky Utilities (LG&E and KU) is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer dedicated to diversity and the strength it brings to the workplace.
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