Network Engineer

Windsor IL Primient

Network Engineer

Decatur, IL

Ready for a IT career with more impact ? Join a market leader in ingredient manufacturing that is poised for a new era of success.


Established yet entrepreneurial: Primient is an industry leader with proven products, six manufacturing plants, 1500+ employees and deep roots in corn wet milling. Yet we're also a brand-new company that is ready to drive change and create impact.

Inspired by a meaningful purpose: we use renewable sources to produce plant-based ingredients for some of the world's best-known brands. It feels good to produce safe, high-quality, sustainable products – that go into everything from sodas to hand cream and cardboard to clothing.

Poised for a new era of success: we're investing in our plants and people to unlock our potential in the industrial and food sectors. Guided by our values of Safety, Excellence, Integrity, and Growth, we're focused on growing our business, our reputation, and the career of every colleague.


We are looking for an experienced network engineer with a strong background in Cisco and Juniper switches, as well as expertise in firewalls. The ideal candidate will have a deep understanding of network architecture and design, as well as experience implementing and maintaining complex networks.

Key responsibilities: Network Engineer

  • Design, implement and maintain network infrastructure
  • Troubleshoot network issues and provide solutions
  • Configure Cisco and Juniper switches
  • Implement and maintain firewalls
  • Develop and maintain network documentation
  • Travel to all manufacturing sites. 50-60%

NOTE: Sponsorship is not available for this position and it is located in Decatur, IL


The ideal candidate will have a deep understanding of network architecture and design, as well as experience implementing and maintaining complex networks

  • 3+ years of experience in network engineering
  • Strong knowledge of Cisco and Juniper switches
  • Experience with firewalls (preferably Cisco ASA or Juniper SRX)
  • Strong understanding of network protocols and network security
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to work in a team environment
  • Ability to work in a plant environment if needed.


Rewards & benefits
Competitive salary / 401 K matching and non-contingent matching plans / Healthcare / Medical insurance

Career development

Our structure provides autonomy and accountability in your role. You have scope to develop a depth of expertise and the opportunity to follow career pathways outside the norm.

Diversity, Equity, Inclusion & Belonging

We are passionate believers in the power of difference. We strive to represent the communities in which we operate and to provide an inclusive, welcoming environment for all. We want Primient to be a place where every employee feels they belong and knows they are seen, heard, valued and safe to speak up. Our aspiration is to unlock the full potential in diverse perspectives, while offering everyone an equal chance to grow, thrive and progress.

Primient is an equal opportunity employer, committed to the strength of an inclusive workforce.

California Consumer Privacy Act ("CCPA")

The Company is committed to complying with the California Consumer Privacy Act ("CCPA") and all data privacy and laws in the jurisdictions in which it recruits and hires employees. We collect the following categories of personal information for the purpose of hiring the best qualified applicants and to comply with applicable employment laws: Name and contact information; Job preference and work availability; Social Security Number and/or other identification information; Education and qualifications; Employment history and experience; Military service; Reference and background check information, including relevant criminal history and credit history; Social media information; Pre-employment test results; Post-offer medical examination information and results, including drug test results; Voluntary self-disclosure information regarding minority, veteran, and disability status; and Information provided by you during the hiring process.

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