Kellogg Lead Network Engineer in OAK BROOK, Illinois

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 a Lead Network Engineer in our Oak Brook, IL or Battle Creek, MI offices.


  • Design:

  • Design, implement and troubleshoot local area networks (LAN) using a wide range of technologies such as Cisco, HPE/Aruba, and/or F5

  • Design, implement and troubleshoot wide area networks (WAN) and virtual private networks (VPN) using a wide range of technologies such as Cisco, Palo Alto and/or Silver Peak

  • Collaborate: Work with IT and business teams to implement solutions that support defined business outcomes

  • Deliver: Properly document and transition solutions to support teams as required


Required Skills:

  • High School Diploma or GED

  • Previous experience as a Network Engineer with comprehensive knowledge of networking fundamentals (e.g. OSI model, TCP/IP, Internet, and LAN / WAN technologies)

  • Strong documentation and troubleshooting skills

  • Ability to drive innovation and change through the use of technology and process

  • High results orientation with proven track record

  • Process orientation including gap analysis and remediation

  • Experience evaluating metrics in pursuit of performance improvements

  • Strong planning and organizational skills including experience managing project resources to ensure work is produced promptly and in a quality manner

  • Ability to work cooperatively with other teams

  • Ability to communicate at various levels of the organization

Bonus Points:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field

  • Network industry certifications in technologies such as Cisco, F5, Palo Alto and/or HPE/Aruba


It’s best to apply today, because job postings can be taken down and we wouldn’t want you to miss this opportunity. To learn more about what’s next, click on one of the links below:

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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.

Where required by state law and/or city ordinance; this employer will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee’s Form I-9 to confirm work authorization. For additional information, please follow this Link at for English or this Link at for Spanish.

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Kellogg Recruitment

Title: Lead Network Engineer

Location: USA-IL-Oak Brook

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

Requisition ID: INF001112

Job Function: Information Technology

Job Type: Professional

Closing Date: Jun 10, 2018, 11:59:00 PM

Relocation Assistance: No