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IT Network & Security Architect in Lincolnshire, IL at Reynolds Consumer Products

Date Posted: 1/2/2019

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Job Title: IT Network & Security Architect

City: Lincolnshire / State: Illinois


Job Description

Join Reynolds Consumer Products… a world of opportunities! At Reynolds Consumer Products we are passionate about achieving results and have fun winning as a team! We provide amazing job opportunities for growth with competitive salaries and benefits in an exciting, dynamic, fast-paced, and fun workplace environment. Are you looking to build a strong career and make a positive impact? Then we have an opportunity for you! We are searching for an IT Network and Security Engineer to join our team located at our data center in Lincolnshire, IL.

Your Role:

As an IT Network and Security Engineer, you will be responsible for managing, maintaining, deploying, and supporting network and security infrastructures for all IT verticals. You will have the opportunity to:

  • Diagnose, identify root cause, and resolve the most unique and complex problems
  • Coordinate network and security changes with appropriate teams
  • Identify and resolve user and system-generated production issues
  • Configure, deploy, and document new infrastructure for new facilities
  • Configure ship and deploy cisco routers
  • Monitor existing systems for alerts and respond appropriately to events and drive problems to resolution
  • Maintain high level of security awareness and keeping up with security news and activities
  • Configure, deploy and document new infrastructure for new facilities, applying rigorous standardized configurations and procedures
  • Adhere and champion infrastructure standards
  • Acknowledge and resolve user and system-generated production issues (Remedy Incidents) for assigned applications within established SLOs
  • Diagnose, identify root cause, and resolve the most unique and complex network and security (level 2) problems
  • Maintain documentation for all operational / support processes for the systems supported by the Network and Security team; automate repetitive processes where appropriate
  • Guide successful completion of network security for major programs and may function in a project leadership role
  • Stay current with new technologies and techniques as appropriate

In this exciting role, you will play a vital part in our company and will support a wide range of issues including secure architectures, secure electronic data traffic, network security, and privacy to ensure that the needs of the business as well as the needs of the customer are met.

This position is a team member within RLS Technology Management team, working closely with all IT verticals to manage, maintain, deploy and support network and security infrastructures. 

Candidate must be familiar with the following technologies: Cisco routing/switching, Checkpoint Firewall, F5 Load balancer, Nagios and Splunk.  Perl/PHP and Linux knowledge is a plus. 

The individual will be required to perform after hours support and must be able to travel at 5-10%

You will love it here if…

  • You can successfully juggle multiple tasks at once
  • You are an expert problem-solver
  • You pay great attention to detail
  • You are analytic and organized

We need you to have:

  • BA/BS in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field OR the equivalent work experience
  • Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) certification
  • 3+ years of hands-on experience with a broad range of enterprise-class technology solutions
  • Strong understanding of OSPF and BGP routing protocols
  • Experience with TCP/IP, MPLS, and Ethernet
  • Prior experience with Cisco IPT and Cisco Call Center
  • Shell/Perl scripting experience preferred

Icing on the cake:

  • OR equivalent experience
  • Linux and VMware experience
  • Availability outside of normal business hours


Want to know more? Check out our website or connect with us on LinkedIn!

Apply today to join a fast-growing innovative company!

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  Local candidates only, no relocation assistance available

Reynolds Consumer Products is an Equal Opportunity Employer EEO AA M/F/Vet/Disability.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, protected veteran status or disability.

Reynolds Consumer Products is an Equal Opportunity Employer that complies with the laws and regulations set forth in the following EEO is The Law Poster:

The Pay Transparency Policy Statement can be found on this link:

The poster and the supplement can be found on this link.

For applicants or employees who are disabled, or require a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process, you may request assistance by calling us at (847)482-3550 or email

No recruiter calls or emails please.