Sr. Network Engineer (Top Medical Device Company) (closed)
Sr Network Engineer-IT4696
Founded in 1927 and headquartered in Warsaw, Indiana, Zimmer is a worldwide leader in designing, developing,
manufacturing and marketing orthopaedic reconstructive, spinal and trauma devices, dental implants, and related
surgical products. Zimmer has operations in more than 27 countries around the world and sells products in
more than 100 countries. Zimmer's 2010 sales were approximately $4.2 billion. The Company is supported by
the efforts of more than 8,000 employees worldwide.
Zimmer Corporate offices are based in Warsaw, Indiana, located three-hours east of Chicago in the scenic
northern Indiana lake country. Corporate functions based in Warsaw include Research and Development, Legal,
Finance and Treasury, Brand Management, Marketing Communications and Medical Education including the home
facility for the global Zimmer Institute. Also based in Warsaw are Clinical and Regulatory Affairs, global Public
Affairs and Corporate Marketing and global Human Resources functions.
Home to Zimmer Corporate offices, Manufacturing, Distribution and Research and Development centers, Warsaw
is located in north central Indiana about an hour from South Bend or Fort Wayne and three-hours east of
downtown Chicago. Warsaw and the surrounding Kosciusko County has a population of about 75,000. Warsaw
is known as the "Orthopaedic Capital of the World," with many orthopaedic-related companies in the area,
including three of the world's largest. With more than 100 lakes the county is historically known as a major
summer resort aea.
This position is responsible for providing advanced engineering and operational support to maintain and enhance
local and wide area networks and electronic security
The position will work as a senior member of the network team to ensure availability and access to critical
systems and services. Project management and leadership is required to implement business initiatives,
introduce new technology as well as maintaining and continuously improving existing systems.
Principal Duties & Responsibilities§ Support and maintenance of Networks (WAN, LAN, WLAN), Firewalls, Proxy#s, IDS/IPS, VoIP, etc.
§ Ensure network and electronic security availability.
§ Project management and leadership of approved IT related projects.
§ Maintain security and assure compliance with SOX and corporate internal controls.
§ Evaluation/recommendation and implementation/support of new technologies.
§ Work with the Global IT teams to maintain and ensure the integrity of the environment
§ Management and performance analysis
§ Back-up and disaster recovery
§ Provide advice, technical direction and training to IT support staff.
§ Documentation to ensure change control: IT procedures, network diagrams, etc.
§ Prioritize between project work and support tasks
§ Build and maintain relationships with users and other experts.
§ Keep track using helpdesk tool of issues assigned
§ Will share on-call responsibilities
Expected Areas of Competence (KSA's)
§ Knowledge and experience with Cisco routers and switches.
§ Demonstrated project management skills in implementing systems and infrastructure projects (identifying
tasks, allocating resources, developing project timelines, managing project budget, communication of project
§ Experience at maintaining system documentation.
§ Experienced in supporting a multi-site environments
§ Proactive and results focused; ability to work through obstacles.
§ Accepts accountability within area of responsibility
§ Strong work ethic
§ Demonstrate analytical skills in problem solving complex issues.
§ Ability to provide advice, technical direction and training to IT support staff.
§ Technical Bachelor degree in CS, EE, EET, etc.
§ 5+ years experience in network / security support
§ 2+ years project management experience.
§ Technical experience in Cisco Data and Voice network management.
§ Technical experience in Cisco Electronic Security management
§ Cisco accreditations.
§ Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
§ Experience communicating with others to whom English is a second language.
§ Strong English skills in both oral and written forms