We are currently seeking a Principal Network Engineer with 10+ years of experience to join our Infrastructure Team in Atlanta, GA.
Technology We Use:
Leads the network & telephony infrastructure across the entire enterprise.
Builds new network capabilities, enhances existing capabilities, and translates business requirements into specific systems, technology solutions and integrations.
Initiates & leads network infrastructure and technical design activities.
Partners with entire Network Service team as well as external partners/vendors.
Thinks strategically about business and technical challenges as well as being an excellent communicator across the enterprise.
Provides transparency and builds a collaborative culture.
Works independently on smaller size projects and achieves aggressive business deadlines with a very high standard of quality.
Exercises judgment in selecting methods, techniques and evaluation criteria for obtaining results.
Brings initiative and activity, good judgment, and foresight of future issues.
Acts as a change catalyst.
Be hands-on and drive technical proof of concepts, technology evaluations, reference implementations, research, discover and implement new ideas & technologies aligning to the network infrastructure goals.
Provide educational/mentoring resources to network engineering teams.
Required Skills & Experience (Minimum):
10+ years of work experiences in a senior technical consulting role with direct hands-on experience
BSCS or related field
Understanding and experience in ACI, including Multi-Site and Multi-Pod
Experience with Viptela SDWAN technologies
Knowledge and extensive experience of Python Scripting and Ansible for Network automation and analytics
Experience with Load Balancers, F5 preferred
Expert knowledge of firewalls technologies including use of VPNs
Deep understanding of network security systems, intrusion detection systems and protocols including ISE, ACE, ACS, VPN, GRE, IPSEC, IKE, TACACS, RADIUS, ACLs, 802.1x
Advanced knowledge of DNS and DHCP and Microsoft AD infrastructure
Experienced in designing and implementing network components to support Business Continuity Plans and Disaster Recovery Plans.
Extensive background in planning and crafting projects and analyzing existing network systems and procedures for efficiency and effectiveness
Experience with multi-tier architectures, including standard methodologies around tier isolation
Strong analytical skills for interpreting business requirements and translating them into technical specifications
Superb communication skills, including the ability to write network and security documentation, policies, and guidelines
Cloud networking knowledge (Private, Public, Hybrid)
CCNA and CCNP (Routing & Switching) certifications
Current and recent experience applying scalable, optimized, fault tolerant, and distributed system design patterns
What We Look For (Preferred):
Master's Degree preferred
Diverse network exposure across multiple companies in different verticals and security postures.
Delivered White papers or served as speaker at industry conferences
Deep understanding of industry trends and developing strategies
Additional security certifications desired CISSP, CISM, CCSP, SANS
Strong knowledge of wireless management and configuration
Experience with VoIP voice solutions
About Cox Automotive
Cox Automotive Inc. makes buying, selling and owning cars easier for everyone, while also enabling mobility services. The global company's 34,000-plus team members and family of brands, including Autotrader, Clutch Technologies, Dealer.com, Dealertrack, Kelley Blue Book, Manheim, NextGear Capital, VinSolutions, vAuto and Xtime, are passionate about helping millions of car shoppers, tens of thousands of auto dealer clients across five continents and many others throughout the automotive industry thrive for generations to come. Cox Automotive is a subsidiary of Cox Enterprises Inc., a privately-owned, Atlanta-based company with revenues exceeding $20 billion. www.coxautoinc.com
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