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Offshore Network Administrator Specialist (Remote)

Requisition ID:  29707

Portland, OR, US

Work experience:  Specialist
Type of position:  Full-Time
Job Function: 

 Vestas Factory

 Specialist | Full-Time | 


Harness the power of wind and shape the future with a job in renewable energy at Vestas. At Vestas we give employees the chance to create meaningful impact by providing an inclusive, motivating environment with collaboration as its core. Let us share our enthusiasm for the great work and exciting projects, we're involved in. We're currently seeking a Offshore Network Specialist to join our Team.



  • Maintain, support, and troubleshoot network infrastructure including – firewalls, routers, switches and wireless network

  • Perform network diagnostics using various troubleshooting tools, including, but not limited to Embedded tools and Wireshark packet captures.

  • Perform analysis of zone-based firewall policies.

  • Work closely with compliance officer on various cyber security initiatives.

  • Collaborate with various Vestas global counterparts on technological initiatives.

  • Coordinate with customer and Vestas global IT support team to build VPN connectivity.

  • Work with vendors on evaluating new technology and solutions and resolving any significant incidents and problems with systems already in use

  • Supervise multiple projects including implementation of new hardware and software as required

  • Additional responsibilities may include other tasks or projects as required


Essential Functions:

  • Setup site SCADA system network

  • Coordinate change requests

  • Assess technical drawings for accuracy/viability

  • Generate and maintain technical drawings and documentation

  • Identify commercial opportunities within customer requests

  • Troubleshoot WAN, LAN, VPN, VLAN, DMZ connectivity



  • CCNP, or higher required

  • 5+ years in a support role, with heavy emphasis on network technologies, i.e, routers, switches, firewalls.

  • In-depth experience with firewall configuration

  • Professional knowledge with Cisco & Hirschmann network hardware and LAN/WAN/VLAN connectivity

  • Experience the wind or energy sector preferred.

  • Previous experience with standardization and documentation.

  • Experienced with the use of documentation and diagramming tools.

  • Experience with Cyber Security

  • Experience with Microsoft Server in a virtualized environment would be beneficial



  • Aptitude to recognize and maintain confidentiality and discretion with sensitive and confidential information

  • The ability to facilitate collaboration toward a common vision and shared goals

  • Methodical, organizational, and time-management skills

  • Professional interpersonal and communication skills

  • Friendly enthusiastic focused person and team-oriented person

  • Focused and willing to take on tasks as assigned



What we offer

We offer an exciting job with great opportunities for professional and personal development in an inspiring environment with the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We value initiative, responsibility and the balance between creativity and quality in all solutions, and this is your chance to make your mark on our service strategy. You will become part of a committed team in a highly professional environment with a solid technical commitment.

  • Attractive salary and one of the most comprehensive benefits plans in the industry

  • Great benefits coverage that includes dental and vision

  • Generous Flexible Time Off (FTO) policies

  • Great 401(k) plan (with employer match)

  • Tuition assistance


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About Vestas
Vestas is the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We specialize in designing, manufacturing, installing, and servicing wind turbines, both onshore and offshore. 
Across the globe, we have installed more wind power than our competitors in the renewable energy arena. We consider ourselves forerunners within the industry, as Vestas continuously aims to design new solutions and technologies to create a more sustainable future for all of us. With more than 145 GW of wind power installed worldwide and 40+ years of experience in wind energy, Vestas has an unmatched history demonstrating our expertise within the field. 
With 29,000 employees globally, Vestas is a diverse team united by a common goal: to power the solution – today, tomorrow, and far into the future. 
Vestas promotes a diverse workforce which embraces all social identities and is free of any discrimination. We commit to create and sustain an environment that acknowledges and harvests different experiences, skills, and perspectives, and gives everyone equal access to opportunity. 
To learn more about our company and life at Vestas, we invite you to visit our website at and follow us on our social media channels. We also encourage you to join our Talent Universe to receive notifications on new and relevant postings. 

Nearest Major Market: Portland Oregon