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Associate Network Engineer

Requisition Id:  276429
Business Unit:  Corporate

Portland, OR, US, 97209


Solutions driven success.


XPO is a top ten global provider of transportation services, with a highly integrated network of people, technology and physical assets. At XPO Logistics, we look for employees who like a challenge and can communicate effectively in all situations. We want to leverage your skills and years of experience to drive positive results while ensuring a bright future for yourself and XPO. If you’re looking for a growth opportunity, join us at XPO. 


As the Network Engineer Associate, you’ll be responsible for monitoring the health of mission critical systems associated with both internal infrastructure and customer facing systems. You also support a combination of IT support and data center operations. As part of the Network Operations team, you’ll provide both first line support in troubleshooting and are integral to quickly building incident response, while providing ancillary support as needed.


Pay, benefits and more.

We are eager to attract the best, so we offer competitive compensation and a generous benefits package, including full health insurance (medical, dental and vision), 401(k), life insurance, disability and the opportunity to participate in a company incentive plan.


What you’ll do on a typical day:

  • Take owner ship and assist other engineers in the resolution and documentation of incidents/issues
  • Assist in execution of change controls, regular patching and maintenance of network infrastructure
  • Coordinate field tech resources to troubleshoot and/or install new network infrastructure, under guidance of more experienced engineers
  • Take ownership to solve problems directly or coordinate problem resolution between internal/external parties
  • Monitor incident tickets/service requests and respond in a timely manner
  • Participate in long-term projects to improve internal tools, infrastructure, and procedures.
  • Order network circuits and be involved in the build process

What you need to succeed at XPO:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent related work or military experience
  • Minimum 1 year of experience in Network/Service Operations
  • General knowledge of networking and operating systems
  • Direct experience with network monitoring and ticketing software
  • Proficiency with productivity software and various web browsers

It’d be great if you also have:

  • Ability to work independently to complete complex projects and tasks
  • Solid analytical and problem-solving skills
  • The ability to communicate complex technical problems concisely and professionally
  • Effective self-directed time management and great communication skills
  • Flexible schedule, this position will involve weekend and evening support during on call rotation
  • Technical Degree/certifications are a plus
  • Experience with monitoring software/tools (Solarwinds NPM, infoblox)

Be part of something big.



XPO is a leading provider of world-class solutions to the most successful companies in the world. We help our customers manage their goods most efficiently using our technology and services. Our greatest strength is our global team – energetic, innovative people of all experience levels and talents who make XPO a great place to work.


We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran or other protected status.

XPO adheres to CDC, OSHA and state and local requirements regarding COVID safety. All employees and visitors are expected to comply with XPO policies which are in place to safeguard our employees and customers.


All applicants who receive a conditional offer of employment may be required to take and pass a pre-employment drug test.


The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed. Review XPO's candidate privacy statement here. 

Nearest Major Market: Portland Oregon

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