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Senior Network Analyst

Job Requisition ID:  45867

 

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 www.eastman.com.

Responsibilities

 

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

 

Responsible for administration and day-to-day operation of organization's network systems (e.g., LAN, WAN, wireless and VoIP). with a concentration on network security solutions. Manage high complex network and server environments (including virtualization). Leads the development, implementation and maintenance of policies, procedures and associated training plans for network resource administration, appropriate use, security controls and disaster recovery. Ensures network performance through testing, monitoring, and statistics reporting. Manages and performs network systems software upgrades, including planning and scheduling, testing and coordination.

 

Concentration on network security solutions including network security testing and implementation of new products or improvements to existing and current products. Includes providing support to the production environment and ensuring that the right security policies and practices are implemented and enforced. Works with other teams in the organization, especially IT Security, as a technical resource in all technical matters ranging from features, functionality to integration, specifications, and installation. Requires an understanding of LAN, WAN and wireless infrastructure

 

Participates in the evaluation of new products and technologies to determine those best meet business needs. Conducts feasibility studies, assesses impacts on existing system configurations, and performs and cost/benefit analyses to support the selection and purchase of network hardware and software. 

 

Under general supervision, responsible for administration and day-to-day operation of organization's networks (e.g., LAN, WAN, wireless and VoIP).with a concentration on network security.

 

  • 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. Maintains network component inventory and related documentations of technical specifications.
  • Orders and installs new server hardware and other network devices.
  • Performs upgrades, monitors, troubleshoots and fixes network hardware and software problems of medium to high complexity.
  • Includes providing support to the production environment and ensuring that the right security policies and practices are implemented and enforced.  
  • Works with other teams in the organization, especially IT Security, as a technical resource in all technical matters ranging from features, functionality to integration, specifications, and installation.  
  • Requires an understanding of LAN, WAN and wireless infrastructure.

 

Qualifications

 

  • Fully competent professional role. 
  • Requires in-depth knowledge and experience.
  • Solves complex problems; takes a new perspective using existing solutions.
  • Works independently; receives minimal guidance.
  • Acts as a resource for colleagues with less experience.
  • Represents the level at which career may stabilize for many years and/or conclude. Impact of work is primarily within site or country. 

 

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.


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Nearest Secondary Market: Knoxville

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