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Senior Network Engineer

Date: Jun 3, 2022

Location: Remote, US

Company: Leggett & Platt

We, at Leggett & Platt Inc., are searching for a Senior Network Engineer within our Corporate IT department team to help support our business.  As a global-diversified manufacturing company, it’s sometimes hard to explain all the different things we do.  We like to say, “we’re the biggest company no one has ever heard of.”  We are confident you interact with one of our products in your daily life without knowing it.  Whether it’s the mattress you sleep on, the car you drive, the plane you fly on, or the furniture you sit on, our high-quality components are there supporting you.  If you join our team, your work will ensure people across the world have a little more comfort in their lives.


So, what will you be doing as a Senior Network Engineer?

  • Lead the support and evolution of critical network infrastructure
  • Proactive monitoring/maintenance and evolution of mission critical WAN and LAN components
  • Assist and build of Global SDWAN platform
  • Administration and management of firewall and security platforms
  • Integration of leading Cybersecurity and network solutions
  • Strong contributor to various Leggett and Platt Corporate IT Functions:
  • Global VOIP Build
  • Capacity Management
  • Cybersecurity Response Team (Blue Team and Red Team activities)
  • Collaborate and build relationships with Managed Services, Consulting, and Hardware Suppliers
  • Document issue resolutions and changes in system configurations that conform to ITIL best practices


To be successful in this role, you’ll need:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or a related field
  • At least 5 years of experience in network administration
  • Broad understanding of LAN and WAN infrastructure and protocols
  • Experience implementing and managing SD-WAN technologies
  • Experience in complex switching, routing and wireless network environments
  • Awareness of the business impact of critical networking components
  • Proven customer service and technical troubleshooting skills
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills


Things we consider a plus:

  • Microsoft Azure Certifications in Administration/Network/Security
  • Experience implementing Zero-Trust architecture and solutions
  • Network and segmentation support for Industrial Control Systems (ICS) and Cybersecurity
  • Experience with cloud-based security solutions (SASE)

Reasons You’ll Love It Here

Our benefits may vary slightly from one location to the next, but what you will find, is that we offer: medical, dental, and vision insurance; as well as paid vacation, paid personal time, and various opportunities to give back to your local community.  One convenient fact about our medical plan, is that we offer tele-visits, so you don’t have to leave the comfort of your home when you are feeling under the weather!  We also strongly encourage and provide opportunities for learning and professional development.  Our Learning & Development team has put together in-house training on subjects like front-line supervisor essentials, how to manage conflict in the workplace, and many others.


What to Do Next

Now that you’ve had a chance to learn more about us, what are you waiting for!  Apply today and allow us the opportunity to learn more about you and the value you can bring to our team.  Once you apply, be sure to create a profile, and sign up for job alerts, so you can be the first to know when new opportunities become available.


Our Commitment to You

We’re proud of the fact that we are strongly rooted in being an inclusive, people-focused organization.  Our company culture reflects values like integrity, ownership, and authenticity. We take these to heart, and if you do as well, you’ll fit right in.


Leggett & Platt Inc. is committed to the full inclusion of all qualified individuals.  In keeping with our commitment, Leggett & Platt Inc. will take the steps to assure that people with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations.


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