Kellogg IT Engineer - Infrastructure Compute & Storage Delivery in BATTLE CREEK, Michigan

Join our dynamic, progressive team of IT professionals in an environment where you can learn, grow, and create innovative technology solutions to help our business flourish. Become a part of our rich heritage that has grown from a small family business to a global organization with a presence in over 180 countries.

At the heart of the Kellogg Company is technology — a key enabler of how we market, sell and manufacture our well-known and beloved brands to consumers around the globe.

We have an opening for you to grow with us as an IT Engineer, in the Infrastructure Compute and Storage Delivery team at our Oak Brook, IL or Battle Creek, MI, location. This critical role will help enable an agile and cost-effective infrastructure by supporting the build and implementation of our enterprise hybrid cloud-based environments, providing a robust base infrastructure for multiple business projects and a solid virtual/cloud build baseline to enable quick business delivery and stable ongoing operation.


  • Utilizing Server Expertise: You will be responsible for collaborating with the architect to contribute to infrastructure designs. You will then take ownership of the building and implementation of virtual and public cloud-based infrastructure across multiple Kellogg locations and cloud providers.

  • Project Ownership: You will be responsible for ensuring infrastructure requests are delivered on time, in scope and on budget. You will also be documenting new implementations and ensuring proper handover to sustainment teams

  • Building Relationships: You will be working closely with your direct team on projects, ensuring that you are following best practices and company processes. You will be working with other global IT teams to answer user questions and provide training.

  • Continuous Learning: You will be responsible for participating in internal training programs as well as cloud vendor training programs to guarantee that you are able to utilize technologies and tools efficiently and effectively



  • High School Diploma or GED

  • Some experience using and managing public cloud based infrastructure environments (ex. AWS, MS Azure, Rackspace, etc.)

  • Experience managing Windows and Red Hat Linux OS systems and ability to develop scripts (using PowerShell and Unix shells) to automate administration processes

  • Ability to manage resource capacity on virtual/cloud based server environments

  • Strong technical problem solving, teamwork and communication skills

  • Aptitude for detail-oriented work and the ability to work in a virtual team environment

  • Must be a confident, self-starter, self-motivated individual who really enjoys the challenges that come with managing a large scale virtualized server environment

Bonus Points:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related field

  • Experience managing and configuring HP Proliant servers

  • RHCE and MCSE Certifications

  • Understanding on enterprise scale VMWare Virtualized environments using x86 based hardware.

  • Project Management experience


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The ability to work a full shift, come to work on time, work overtime as needed and the ability to work according to the necessary schedule to meet job requirements with or without reasonable accommodation is an essential function of this position.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, disability, religion, national origin, gender, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, sexual orientation, age, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Kellogg Recruitment

Title: IT Engineer - Infrastructure Compute & Storage Delivery

Location: USA-IL-Oak Brook

Other Locations: USA-MI-Battle Creek - Corporate Headquarters

Requisition ID: INF001132

Job Function: Information Technology

Job Type: Professional

Closing Date: Aug 16, 2018, 10:59:00 PM

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