The following requirement is open with our client.
Client : Infosys
Title : Lead Network Engineer
Location : Pleasanton CA
Duration : 12+ Months
Rate : OPEN
Visa Status : Any
Minimum Experience (in Yrs.) 7+ yrs
Detailed Job Description:
Lead a team of Network and Telecom Engineers in technical approach, network tools recommendations, problem solving, workload management and accountable for execution delivery.
Excellent working knowledge of Agile methodology and frameworks like Scrum,
Develop, operate and support the Store Network infrastructure for GAP Brand store technology services.
Responsible for a 24x7 network environment where uptime, response and repair are critical to ensuring store systems and services are available at all times.
Ensure that all processes, procedures and escalation points have been implemented and followed.
Interface with other networking and operations teams, internally and externally to GAP, and be directly engaged with developing short-term project plans to align with long-term goals and priorities of IT
Infrastructure and Engineering.
Proactively monitor all network and Telecom infrastructure and services.
Partner with Architects, Engineers and Operations individuals across a variety of service and infrastructure organizations to resolve issues, provide technical feedback, and contribute to overall
Partner with Server and Application owners to ensure their applications have similar degrees of redundancy, resiliency and failover capability on the Store Network infrastructure.
Identify research, evaluate and recommend best practice network operations based run books, knowledge, and training.
Participate in a tiered support model for highly impacting network related issues and events, coordinate with venders/partners on escalations and support.
Partner with InfoSec to ensure PCI compliance best practices and implemented.
BS in Computer Science or related Engineering Discipline
6+ years of experience in operational hands on experience in highly scalable and availability footprints across various network technologies and distributed systems environment
Have experience in large Retail, ISP and/or Content Service Provider environments
Able to handle multiple, complex projects and incidents simultaneously
Must have implementation and operational experience with; Enterprise/carrier-class routers, switches and firewalls: Juniper, Cisco, Viptela, Juniper SRX, Meraki
Must have experience in network security features (ACLs, VPN, L2VPN, L3VPN, IPSEC, GRE) with a focus on Cisco, Juniper and Netscreen platforms.
Experience and operational familiarity on BGP, OSPF, OMP and other network routing protocols.
Must have knowledge of network switching protocols: STP, 802.1[q,s,w], 802.3ae
Familiarity with Unix especially in respect to networking Familiarity with developing tools in scripting e.g perl, shell, python, expect, etc.
Understand the rigors of operating a global, 24x7x365 large scale network, and will act as a tiered support for high-severity and business impacting issues.
Exceptional interpersonal skills, including teamwork, facilitation and negotiation
High degree of initiative, dependability and the ability to work with little supervision.
Exceptional written and communication skills are a must.
Creative problem solving abilities
Experience with F5 load balancer, enterprise wide wireless networking technologies, Software Defined Networking and WAN architecture
Skilled in Software Defined Networks and capabilities to manage and monitor the network at scale.
Ensure relevant alerts are configured for all Network devices/site
Ensure monitoring dashboards for capacity and performance management - per site
Apply standardized configuration to each Network device (for e.g. SNMP, syslog, NTP and Authentication).
Has good understating of Avaya IP telephony and VOIP terminologies/technologies like H.323, H.248, SIP, SBC*s, T1 and E1 concepts.
Has good understanding of ITIL process and can lead/supervise Incident, Problem and Change management.
Experience working in Agile/Scrum environment leveraging tools such as Jira and Service Now.
Familiarity with ITIL
Below are mandatory for submission (No Scanned copies)
1.US based photo ID copy (DL copy / US Visa stamped copy)
Full Name of the Candidate
Contact Number (Mobile)
Passport #(mandatory for visa dependents)
Date of Birth
LinkedIn URL (mandatory)
Best time to reach for a Tech-screen today and Tomorrow
Availability for F2F interview
Availability to start
Current Location (City/State)
Willing to Relocate (Yes/No)
Have you ever worked with Infosys? (yes/no)
(Degree, institute, place and year of passing)
Reason for job change
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