Primary Job Duties & Responsibilities
Evaluates systems specifications regarding customer requirements, transforming specifications into cost-effective, technically correct solutions. Prioritizes work and manages projects within established budget objectives and customer priorities. Responsible for establishing and managing to established quality control and security protocols. Provides the division, department and business area management with timely and accurate information regarding the status and performance of the assigned project(s). Leverages technology to develop, redesign and/or implement optimal technology solutions. Builds, leverages, and maintains effective alliances across technical and business community. Interacts with customers to achieve efficient, effective results. Multi-tasks, prioritizes according to business priorities and production availability requirements. Other duties as assigned.
Job Specific & Technical Skills & Competencies
Knowledge/experience with one or more of the following:
VLANs and subnetting
Firewalls and load-balancers
Administer software-defined network infrastructure
Design, test, develop, deploy, maintain and improve network services and related technologies
Deliver high-quality solutions through collaborative development with attention to detail
Analyze and research issues and provide solutions quickly
Work closely in an diverse team of product owners and engineers
Actively participate in solution design
Under general supervision, demonstrates a thorough understanding of the activities performed related to engineering support, installation and/or operations of infrastructure technologies. Plans at an operational level designing and developing technology solutions interfacing with appropriate customers, management and technical resources. Facilitates and/or participates in the design, development, and implementation of large complex technology solutions supporting one or more business and/or technology areas. Develops and implements appropriate solutions that may involve multiple platforms, databases, software/hardware technologies and tools. Strong ability to multi-task in an environment of changing priorities. This job is a team lead.
Education, Work Experience & Knowledge
Bachelor's degree in Technology or a related field preferred.
5 years of experience in Technology preferred.
Experience providing technical direction to project teams preferred.
2+ years of Red Hat Enterprise Linux or Ubuntu Linux
Demonstrated ability to route and provision networks
Proficiency in network segmentation concepts
Software-Defined networking experience desirable
Experience managing large data center network infrastructures
Hands-on experience troubleshooting network connectivity and performance issues
Extremely familiar with VMware networking
Big Switch Big Cloud Fabric experience a plus
Docker and container orchestration experience desirable
Ambition and desire to learn new technologies such as Kubernetes and container networking
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Proven ability to learn and adapt to change quickly and easily
Operates standard office equipment
High School diploma or equivalent required. 3 years of experience in Technology required.
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