Work in a fun dedicated environment to creating a vibrant, engaged culture inspiring change, promoting growth through transformation and new ideas. The Senior Systems Engineer - Network Infrastructure will manage infrastructure and explore new technologies such as Cloud and Software-defined Networking, Internet of Things, and automation in a managed services environment. Opportunity includes innovation, development of technology roadmaps and successful collaboration with all levels of the Conagra Brands enterprise. Manage costs through tactical resource planning, active ownership of IT assets and contracts, and partner with managed services provider to bring services. You will report to the Network Infrastructure Manager.You Will:You will optimize performance and availability of IT servicesDeliver IT managed services that meet established Service Level Agreements Manage costs through tactical resource planning, active ownership of IT assets/contracts, and close management of vendor relationshipContribute to innovation and promote development of technology roadmaps through collaboration with all levels of the enterprise.Partner with internal IT teams and 3rd party providers including excellent COLO data center providers to ensure the reliable and cost-effective infrastructure service deliveryArchitect and oversee Layer 1 and 2 network infrastructures to offer maximum level availabilityEstablish and enforce best practices and serve as internal partner for IT teams, Facilities, Real Estate and Physical Security teamsPartner with 3rd party vendors on Data Center rack design, power, cooling, performance, and mechanical requirements to implement data center best practices and complianceMaintain relationships with strategic suppliers and stay informed of latest data center IT technologies and best practicesBe a point of escalation for production support issues in partnership with global managed service providerParticipate in budgeting, forecasting and financial management processesPartner with Vendor Management Organization and Finance on Asset Management to ensure compliance on licensed software and physical assetsYou Have:Bachelor's Degree (preferred)CCNP Data Center preferred or CCNP Enterprise5+ years in Information Technology or relevant experienceExperience with information technology and new technology trendsSolid experience in one or more infrastructure technologies including Network, Compute, Storage, Industrial/Manufacturing Infrastructure Technologies, Backup/Recovery, Capacity planning, Turn-ups and Decommissioning, and IT Data Center ManagementUnderstand fundamental network architecture and designWork with multiple internal partners and multiple external 3rd party vendorsComplete manual tasks, lift to 40 pounds and work in physical data centerDomestic Travel: 10%#LI-SM1Our Benefits:We care about your total well-being and will support you with the following, subject to your location and role:Health: Medical, dental and vision insurance, company-paid life, accident and disability insuranceWealth: great salaries, matching 401(k) and stock purchase planGrowth: online courses, virtual and classroom development experiencesBalance: paid-time off , flexible work-schedules (subject to your location and role)Our Company:Conagra Brands is one of North America's leading branded food companies. We have a rich heritage of making great food, and a team that's passionate about innovation and growth. Conagra offers choices for every occasion through iconic brands, such as Birds Eye®, Marie Callender's®, Banquet®, Healthy Choice®, Slim Jim®, Reddi-wip®, and Vlasic®, and emerging brands, including Angie's® BOOMCHICKAPOP®, Duke's®, Earth Balance®, Gardein®, and Frontera®.We pride ourselves on having the most impactful, energized and inclusive culture in the food industry. For more information, visit Brands is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to sex, race, color, religion, ethnic or national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, pregnancy, leave status, disability, veteran status, genetic information and/or any other characteristic or status protected by national, federal, state or local law.