Network Engineer

Milford, IA

OLM Food Solutions is currently searching for a Network Engineer to join our growing team!


The Network Engineer is responsible for design, implementation, maintenance, and support of a growing corporation’s hybrid data center with multiple physical locations. Manages a LAN/WAN network of more than 1200 devices; performs a variety of maintenance, evaluation, installation, and training tasks to enable users to maximize productivity and maintain SLAs. 


  • Configure and install various network devices and services e.g., switches, firewalls, SD-WAN, VPN (Virtual Private Networking), QOS (quality of service)
  • Perform network maintenance and system upgrades including service packs, patches, hot fixes, and security configurations
  • Administration of on-premises datacenter and offsite Azure hybrid environment with S2S tunneling
  • Support of multiple fiber, SIP, and internet connections from external providers
  • Administration of network including routing, switching, firewalls, and VPN services
  • Monitor network, server, and SAN performance and ensure system availability and reliability
  • Administration of multiple wireless networks, both onsite and remote
  • Supply technical consulting services to departments/organization on the use of computers and networks to satisfy business needs
  • Analyzing system logs, identifying potential issues with systems, and implementing improvements
  • Creation, configuration, and renewal of SSL certs using internal and external Certificate authorities
  • Network security using internal and external services (e.g., penetration & vulnerability scanning)
  • Supervise & mentor/cross-train team members on existing and modern technologies

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities

  • Strong math skills
  • Strong communication skills
  • Advanced knowledge of IP (Internet Protocol) networking, CLI scripting, LAN/WAN routing, switching, VLAN segmentation, VPN tunneling, and advanced Firewalls.
  • Knowledge and experience working with Linux distro’s and tools (e.g., Ubuntu, Nginx, etc.) a plus.
  • Experience with server virtualization technologies such as VMWare Server/ESXI or Microsoft Hyper-V/Virtual Server and working with public cloud technology (e.g., Azure, AWS) a plus.

Education and/ Or Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree (B.A.) in Computer Science or networking; or two to five years related network experience and/or training
  • Certifications in CCNA, CCNP, Linux+ skills are preferred.

Benefits may include:

  • Health, dental, and vision coverage
  • Employer paid life insurance
  • Flex spending
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Paid time off
  • Paid holidays

OLM Food Solutions is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer