At Oshkosh, we build, serve and protect people and communities around the world by designing and manufacturing some of the toughest specialty trucks and access equipment. We employ over 15,000 team members all united by a common purpose. Our engineering and product innovation help keep soldiers and firefighters safe, is critical in building and keeping communities clean and helps people do their jobs every day.
The Unified Communications (UC) Sr. Engineer is a senior technical role in the Oshkosh Digital Technology organization that shall develop, maintain, and evolve the UC discipline as part of the Voice & Video Digital Technology team. This individual is responsible for conceiving, proposing, planning, implementing, and maintaining the technologies within the scope of the team. Having a well-thought-out vision and strategy for the direction of UC at Oshkosh will be key to success in this role.
We seek a senior technical leader who will continue to evolve our strategy for communication and collaboration technologies with a focus on ensuring world-class services that support our global workforce and bring the best possible experience to our employees.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
These duties are not meant to be all-inclusive and other duties may be assigned.
Leading technical projects, efforts, and proposals within the voice, video, and unified communications space
Solution proposal, design, and implementation of various voice, video, and unified communications technologies
Oversee the research, design and advocate for new technologies, architectures, and products that will enable the business to operate "better-cheaper-faster-safer".
Understand and enhance various conference collaboration platforms including Cisco, Microsoft, and other technologies
Experience with conference room technologies, A/V, large conference platforms
Serve as a subject matter expert in the various voice, video, and unified communications platforms in use today including UCCX, CUCM, Cisco WebEx, MS Teams, conference room technologies, etc.
Align and communicate with other Digital Technology teams, business partners, vendors, etc. through various forms of communication and direct contact.
Responsible for communicating standards, and for educating project and operations teams on their scope, intent, and identify and assist in the remediation of any out-of-standard situations.
Work closely with enterprise architects, subject matter experts, and IT personnel to ensure adequate security solutions are in place throughout all IT systems to mitigate identified risks sufficiently, while meeting business objectives and regulatory requirements.
Form key relationships with business stakeholders such as Marketing/Communications, C-level executives/assistants, and Human Resources to help develop strategic communication and collaboration plans
Bachelor's Degree in Information Systems, Computer Science or equivalent.
Eight (8) or more years of experience in an Information Technology role with experience in voice and video systems, unified communications, and collaboration technologies.
Ability to travel up to 10%. .
Graduate degree in Information Systems, Management or equivalent.
Relevant industry recognized certifications (Cisco, CCIE, Microsoft, etc.)
Ability to interact with company personnel, builds strong relationships at all levels and across all business units and organizations, and understands business imperatives.
Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills, including the ability to communicate effectively with the IT organization, management and business personnel.
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