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Network Engineer

Company: Silgan Containers
Location: Downers Grove
Posted on: May 19, 2023

Job Description:

Job Title

Network Engineer

Job Type



Bachelor's Degree


DOWNERS GROVE, IL 60515 US (Primary)

Career Level

Experienced (Non-Manager)


Information Technology

Date Needed By

Shift Type


20 - 30%

Job Description

Stability. Innovation. Industry Leader - We are Silgan.

Network Engineer located in Downers Grove, IL

No Sponsorship Offered

Join the industry leader and uncover your potential. Work in a collaborative environment where you'll be part of a team of Network Engineers who establish, implement and administer Silgan's network infrastructure, in line with industry best practices and standards.

What we offer:

  • A great culture where you feel like a member of our family - achievements are recognized, acknowledged and celebrated
  • Competitive salary & comprehensive benefits including health, dental, vision, life, short & long-term disability, critical care, AD&D, dependent life
  • Add-on benefits include pet insurance, Perks Program for buying power, Hinge Health for customized online workouts, Teledoc, and more
    • 401k with a 6% employer match after 90 days
    • 15 days of vacation which you're encouraged to take, plus 10 holidays, annually
    • Tuition assistance
    • Stability in a growing, environmentally conscious, publicly traded company
    • Opportunity to work alongside America's most respected brands and food manufacturers

      You will love it here if you enjoy:
      • Installing, configuring, and supporting network equipment including routers, switches, SD WAN, Wireless AP & Controllers, and Firewalls
      • Designing and implementing network solutions
        • Monitoring network performance and troubleshooting to improve network optimization

          We need you to have:
          • Bachelor degree in Information Technology, Computers, or related field experience
            • 5+ plus years of relevant experience with demonstrable experience with Cisco Switches, staticdynamic routing, and wireless as well as familiarity with communication and routing protocols
            • Ability to create ACLs, TCP/IP sub-netting, and VLAN trunking
            • An understanding of Quality of Service (QoS), WAN/Optical technologies, Cisco Wireless LAN Controllers. Cisco Switches, Palo Alto Next-Gen Firewalls, and Knowledge/familiarity with network monitoring solutions such as Solarwinds, PRTG, or ManageEngine
            • Work independently or collectively with a team

              Who We Are:
              • Silgan Containers is the largest provider of metal food packaging in the United States.
              • Trusted by America's most respected brands, our reputation is based on a foundation of quality, excellence, and unsurpassed technical expertise.
              • We pride ourselves on being a solution-based partner to our customers and work hard to earn their business every day.

                Job Requirements


                The above job description is meant to describe the general nature and level of work being performed; it is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required for the position.

                All job requirements are subject to possible modification to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities. Some requirements may exclude individuals who pose a direct threat or significant risk to the health and safety of themselves or other employees.

                This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee occupying this position. Employees will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform other job-related duties requested by their supervisor in compliance with Federal and State Laws.

                Requirements are representative of minimum levels of knowledge, skills and/or abilities. To perform this job successfully, the employee must possess the abilities or aptitudes to perform each duty proficiently. Continued employment remains on an "at-will" basis.

                Silgan is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, or the presence of a disability, which would not prevent the performance of essential job duties with, or without reasonable accommodation of any other protective status.

                Silgan is a drug-free workplace.


Keywords: Silgan Containers, Downers Grove , Network Engineer, Engineering , Downers Grove, Illinois

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