Network Engineer II

Req ID:  31497
Date:  Jul 20, 2024

Hamilton, NJ, US, 08690

Company:  Sonepar
Brand:  Sonepar Management Group, US

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At Sonepar, the global leader in electrical and industrial distribution, successful Associates drive and promote our mindset of Adapt, Dare and Learn. You will be developed and empowered to create best-in-class business strategies and contribute to a customer-centric environment that delivers outstanding results.

About Sonepar USA

Sonepar is an independent family-owned company with global market leadership in B-to-B distribution of electrical products, solutions and related services. Sonepar entered the US in 1998 and continues to grow due to strategic acquisitions and organic growth. Today, Sonepar serves the market through a network of companies with over 400 locations nationwide.


As a Network Engineer, you will be directly responsible for the Sonepar network infrastructure in monitoring, maintaining, troubleshooting, and resolving issues with data circuits, wireless networks, and branch locations. This will include network migrations, datacenter upgrades/moves, optimization, load balancing solutions as well as troubleshooting. This position is required to troubleshoot and support a Cisco/Meraki network utilizing SD-WAN, DMVPN, BGP, and EIGRP. New branch setups to allow a location to go-live and participation in network conversions is a large part of the role.  This position will also require knowledge of auxiliary network support functions including but not limited to DHCP, DNS, and network management tools.



  • Hands-on familiarity with Cisco/Meraki networking equipment and software
  • Familiarity with network automation and scripting, python / ansible
  • Familiarity with wireless concepts, troubleshooting, and configuration
  • Experience supporting Cisco designs and solutions for enterprise networks.
  • Knowledge of network management systems
  • Familiarity with a wide range of WAN/LAN Network Topologies (Ethernet, WAN, and Wireless)
  • Working knowledge of TELCO technologies (T-1, MPLS, Frame-relay, DIA, broadband, LTE)
  • Knowledge of IP networking concepts (NAT, TCP/IP, Multicast, etc.)
  • Knowledge in troubleshooting Layer 2 switching technologies (STP, VLANs, VPC, EtherChannel)
  • Knowledge in configuring troubleshooting Routing Protocols (EIGRP/BGP)
  • Working knowledge of IT security concepts.
  • Experience with using network design documents and presentations (PowerPoint and Visio)
  • College diploma or university degree in the field of telecommunications or computer science and/or
  • 4 - 6 years equivalent work experience.
  • CCNA/CCNP, Meraki certification desired



Why work for Sonepar?

At Sonepar USA, we are Powered by Difference. As a company with local roots and global reach, we thrive on the diversity of our associates and the different ways each of us contributes to our success.  What keeps us at the forefront of progress? Our people. No matter where you work or who you are, you’ll get all the freedom you need to push boundaries, learn from your mistakes and help take our business to another level. You’ll also get opportunities to expand your industry experience every single day.


Our Competitive Benefits? 

401K Plan, Competitive Medical Plans (medical, dental, and vision), Paid Vacation, Paid Sick, Paid Personal, Paid Holidays, Flexible Spending Accounts (Health and Dependent Care), Employee Assistance Program, Tuition Reimbursement, Employee Discounts, Long-term and Short-term Disability, Life Insurance and a Definitive Career Path.


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