Title:  Network Engineer

Requisition ID:  20582-159

Atlanta, GA, US, 30328

Category:  Information Technology
Travel:  Up to 25%


We are seeking an innovative Network Engineer to help advance our network strategies in support of our vision.

The Network Engineer will be responsible for architecting, designing, and implementing world-class networking capabilities for the Global Network Team. In this role you will have the opportunity to shape the future of the GPI network capability while working with a highly innovative team.

The ideal candidate will have prior experience working as a network engineer with/for a large global company. This person will also have a strong passion to work in a collaborative team environment with stakeholders in a variety of regions and time zones. The candidate will be self-motivated, innovative and a strategic thinker.

What You Will Do In Your Role

  • Contribute and influence the creation and implementation of the Paper Mill OT Network
  • Operate autonomously to drive actions based on strategic alignment to the team’s long-term vision
  • Develop and maintain strong customer relationships across business groups
  • Provide technical assistance to the Network and Engineering team while promoting best practices and standards
  • Experiment and research new technologies, works closely with various vendors to understand technologies and roadmaps
  • Architect infrastructure delivery and lead transformation initiatives
  • Strive for continuous improvement and build continuous integration, continuous development, and constant deployment pipeline
  • Assists team in designing and implementing changes, improvements, or installation of automation
  • Establish a sustainable IT DevOps model by driving a mature solution architecture aligned with industry best practices

The Experience You Will Bring


  • Experience working, designing and supporting industrial manufacturing technical environments (Operational Technology networks)
  • 6 years hands-on experience working as a network architect in an enterprise environment
  • In-depth knowledge of industry best practices, technologies, architectures, and emerging technologies
  • Experience working with complex enterprise network environments
  • Diverse knowledge and experience in Wireless, LAN, SDWAN, Cloud and Software Defined technologies
  • Effective influencing and communication skills across a range of audiences, including executive level
  • Proven track record of having strong initiative with the ability to seek out opportunities that can create additional value for the organization
  • Experience in planning and working in complex projects 

What Will Put You Ahead

  • Working knowledge of Ansible, Python, CICD Pipeline, Agile, Git, DevOps and scrum
  • Proven experience in Git, DevOps, IaC, and agile frameworks and philosophies
  • Experience working with complex enterprise and global stakeholders
  • Previous experience with ServiceNow Asset and ITOM suites (CMDB, Discovery, Service & Event Mapping)
  • Experience working with Cisco enterprise and industrial solutions
  • ITIL, PMP, CCIE certifications
  • Hands-on experience with cloud platforms such as Azure


Department: Global Infrastructure and Engineering

Position Type: Fulltime

Required Experience




 At Graphic Packaging International (NYSE: GPK), we produce the box you may have poured your child's cereal from this morning, the microwaveable tray that heated your lunch, the paper cup that held your coffee throughout the day, and the carrier of those bottles of craft beer you may enjoy tonight! We're one of the largest manufacturers of paperboard and paper-based packaging for some of the world's most recognized brands of food, beverage, foodservice, household, personal care and pet care products. Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, we are a team of collaborative, innovative, passionate individuals who are committed to providing consumer packaging that makes a world of difference. 

With almost 18,000 employees working in more than 70 locations in North and South America, Europe and the Pacific Rim, we strive to be an environmentally responsible leader in our industry and in the communities where we operate. We are committed to workplace diversity and offer compensation and benefits programs that are among the industry's best to reward the talented people who make our company successful. 

If this sounds like something you would like to be a part of, we'd love to hear from you. Learn more about us at www.graphicpkg.com.

Inspired Packaging. A World of Difference. 


 Graphic Packaging is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All candidates will be evaluated on the basis of their qualifications for the job in question. We do not base our employment decision on an employee's or applicant's race, color, religion, age, gender or sex (including pregnancy), national origin, ancestry, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic identity, genetic information, disability, veteran/military status or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law. Click here to view the EEO is the Law Poster

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