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Advanced Systems Analyst

Job Requisition ID:  45868


Eastman’s current hiring policy encourages and prefers new hires be fully vaccinated before reporting to work in this role when possible. 


Founded in 1920, Eastman is a global specialty materials company that produces a broad range of products found in items people use every day. With the purpose of enhancing the quality of life in a material way, Eastman works with customers to deliver innovative products and solutions while maintaining a commitment to safety and sustainability. The company’s innovation-driven growth model takes advantage of world-class technology platforms, deep customer engagement, and differentiated application development to grow its leading positions in attractive end markets such as transportation, building and construction, and consumables. As a globally inclusive and diverse company, Eastman employs approximately 14,000 people around the world and serves customers in more than 100 countries. The company had 2021 revenues of approximately $10.5 billion and is headquartered in Kingsport, Tennessee, USA. For more information, visit



This position is located on site at our corporate headquarters in Kingsport, TN. Relocation assistance is available. 


Under general supervision, responsible for administration and day-to-day operation of organization's networks (e.g., LAN, WAN, wireless and VoIP). Manages medium to high complex network and server environments (may include virtualization). Participates in the establishment and maintenance of policies, procedures and associated training plans for network resource administration, appropriate use, security controls and disaster recovery. Monitors and tests network performance and prepares statistics reports. Implements and enforces network security controls and disaster recovery procedures. Participates in the evaluation, selection, development, and integration of new network systems and applications.


Concentration on control systems networks, IT/ICS equipment, foundational network and server infrastructure for ICS networks as well as corporate networks. Job will include understanding approved standard architecture for each vendor/platform. Understanding of common ports and protocols native to ICS networks is required.


This position will work closely with the Corporate Automation Council and Control Systems Support and Engineering teams to define acceptable system architectures. Basic knowledge of control systems such as Delta V, Yokogawa, Ovation, etc., is a plus.


  • Individual contributor that works under limited supervision.
  • Applies subject matter knowledge; requires capacity to understand specific needs or requirements to apply skills/knowledge.
  • Responsible for coordinating the activities related to the infrastructure (network, telecommunications, basic software, hardware, servers) and database, involving the definition, development and maintenance of procedures, as well as overseeing the study and implementation of new processes and techniques for the area.




  • Requires knowledge and experience in own discipline; performing all duties of assigned role, but still acquiring higher level knowledge and skills.
  • Builds knowledge of the organization, processes and customers. Solves a range of straightforward problems.
  • Analyzes possible solutions using standard procedures.
  • Works with a moderate level of guidance and direction. 
  • Impact of work is primarily within own division or site. 


Eastman Chemical Company is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other characteristics protected by law.

Eastman is committed to creating a powerfully diverse workforce and a broadly inclusive workplace, where everyone can contribute to their fullest potential each day.

Nearest Major Market: Asheville
Nearest Secondary Market: Knoxville

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