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IT Infrastructure Engineer I - Network

Job ID 1328874BR Date posted 01/12/2018 Location San Antonio, TX Location Name Data Ctr - San Antonio TX Address 10045 Rogers Run Employment Type I Regular Employment Type II Full-Time Line of Business Corporate Department 0032 - Data Center and Cloud Engineer

Job Summary:

This Infrastructure Engineer-Network position supports the enterprise network infrastructure in our corporate data centers. The successful candidate will need a solid understanding of structured copper and fiber cabling, a broad understanding of network principals and terminology, a basic understanding of Cisco IOS, and a willingness to be hands on.

This position is part of a multi-discipline team that works together for physical planning, coordination, deployment, integration, and to support various systems and technologies critical to our enterprise IT environment.

Normal working hours are 8am – 5pm, M – F, with an on call rotation. Major deployments and implementations may require work outside of normal hours.

The unique skills required for effective performance in this job include acute awareness, meticulous attention to detail, and an overall understanding of data centers and how they operate.

Essential Responsibilities:

Management and Engineering of structured copper and fiber cabling systems with knowledge of the following standards; ANSI/TIA 942, ANSI/TIA 568, ISO/IEC 11801, and IEEE 802.3.

Ability to identify and communicate network requirements, protocols, and settings associated with deploying and supporting network, VOIP, security, server, and storage equipment; working with the first 3 layers of the OSI model.

Troubleshoot issues associated with physical equipment and connectivity, logical pathways, and network configurations by inspection, probes, Cisco IOS commands, and various monitoring tools.

Develops or modifies infrastructure solutions by identifying technical solutions to business problems; developing and validating system design prototypes; collaborating with various IT Teams (e.g., database, operations, technical support) throughout system development and implementation; ensuring system designs adhere to company architecture standards; building hardware configurations and preparing system components for installation to the infrastructure; developing and documenting detailed standards (e.g., guidelines, processes, procedures) to enable successful rollout of new or existing systems; supporting patch and life cycle management, backups, and disaster protection; collaborating with IT teams and key business partners to troubleshoot systems as appropriate; providing systems incident support as needed; providing post-implementation support to make system enhancements; providing knowledge, information, and updates on new or upgraded services to stakeholders as appropriate

Core Responsibilities:

Pursues self-development and effective relationships with others by organizing resources and information; openly sharing information, advice, and expertise with coworkers and customers; influencing others through technical explanations and examples; providing occasional mentoring to team members; seeking performance feedback; adapting to and learning from change, difficulties, and feedback

Completes work assignments by applying up-to-date expertise in subject area; leveraging an understanding of policies, data, and resources to support projects or initiatives; collaborating cross-functionally to solve business problems; identifying and monitoring priorities, deadlines, and expectations; communicating progress and information; identifying, recommending, and implementing ways to address improvement opportunities

Required Minimum Qualifications:

• Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, CIS, or related field and 2+ years of experience in an IT support environment with technical experience in distributed technologies and systems development. Additional equivalent work experience may be substituted for the degree requirement.

Preferred Qualifications:

• Master's Degree in Computer Science, CIS, or related field

• 2+ years of experience leading technical or project teams with or without direct reports

• 1+ years of work experience in an IT role requiring interaction with senior management (i.e., Director level or higher)

• 2+ years of experience working in a large matrixed organization

• 2+ years of experience working with third party IT vendors and/or systems solution providers

• 2+ years of IT experience in the retail industry

• 2+ years of experience writing technical documentation in an infrastructure development environment

ADA Requirements





Less than Once a Month



Verbal Communication


Use of Keyboard and Mouse


Sitting or Standing for Long Periods of Time without the ability to walk around

Contact Center Agent or Pro

Ability to work nights and weekends (indicate as required)

Please indicate any deviation from standard requirements:Move, transport, install and remove computer equipment up to 50lbs.

About Lowe's

Lowe ’ s Companies, Inc. (NYSE: LOW) is a FORTUNE® 50 home improvement company serving more than 17 million customers a week in the United States, Canada and Mexico. With fiscal year 2016 sales of $65.0 billion, Lowe’s and its related businesses operate or service more than 2,375 home improvement and hardware stores and employ over 290,000 employees. Founded in 1946 and based in Mooresville, N.C., Lowe’s supports the communities it serves through programs that focus on K-12 public education and community improvement projects. For more information, visit

Lowe’s is an equal opportunity affirmative action employer and administers all personnel practices without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, veteran status, genetics or any other category protected under applicable law.

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