Location(s): United States; Georgia, Ohio; Atlanta, Cincinnati
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Role Summary: The Staff Network Operations Engineer will focus on the robust Local Area Network environment within GE’s Core Datacenters. The role will work closely with the Network Engineering team and Compute Build and Operations teams to manage capacity, availability and systems health of our DC LAN environment.
Hands on Network Engineer with understanding and passion for technology, works cross functionally to solve, and has a passion for internal and external customer success.
Ability to navigate and solve in a multi-tenant, complex Datacenter Network environment.
Solution oriented and obsessed with quality outcomes.
Drives solutions that improve resiliency and reliability across the enterprise with intense focus on capability and contemporized designs and solutions.
Has a robust understanding of the environment including *Unix, Windows, and storage fabrics.
Interfaces with Engineering, Security, and Network Architecture to align implementations and drives outcomes through the eyes of customer success.
Builds and manages the DC LAN environments.
Subject matter expert in processes and methodologies with ability to adapt and improvise in various situations. Expert in navigating through ambiguity and prioritizing conflicting asks.
Expert in wireless LAN technologies including Cisco, Aruba WLAN, Cloud based WLAN management including Meraki, Aruba and other vendors
Hands-on experience working on F5 load balancer.
Expert level skills in design, architecture and development, with an ability to take a deep dive in the implementation aspects if the situation demands.
Expert in core data structures as well as algorithms and has the ability to implement them using language of choice when necessary – as a value offering.
Understanding of Scripting language, automation tool is highly desired.
Must have strong working experience with Juniper firewall, Check Point and F5 LTM.
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Management or other technical / IT field, OR in lieu of a degree: a HS diploma/GED and minimum 4 years of IT experience or equivalent military experience/training.
Minimum 10 years of experience in IT infrastructure operations or engineering teams.
Minimum 5 year’s experience and demonstrated capability and competency to thrive and solve in a complex, multi-tenant network environment.
Minimum 5 year’s experience and proven capability to work in a highly matrixes environment.
Unrestricted authorization to work in the United States.
Must be willing to comply with pre-employment screening, including but not limited to, drug testing, reference verification and background check.
Must be willing to travel up to 25% of time.
Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job .
Must be willing to work out of a GE Technical Site (Alpharetta, GA; Cincinnati, OH)
Excellent communication, negotiating and influencing skills
Demonstrated customer focus – evaluates decisions through the eyes of the customer; builds strong customer relationships; creates processes with customer viewpoint; partners with customers to help shape their future initiatives
Strong analytical and strong problem solving skills
Ability to balance multiple priorities simultaneously and capability to focus engineering effort during times of need
In-depth experience with multi-disciplined technology stack across systems and network LAN
CCIE Security, CCIE Service Provider certifications in conjunction with the Data Center and Routing & Switching disciplines
Strong team player – collaborates well with others to solve problems and actively incorporates input from various sources; has experience working with others on a global basis; applies knowledge to coach and mentor others
Able to communicate successfully across all levels of the organization
Excellent managing & influencing skills
CCIE Data Center and Routing & Switching certification or demonstrated equivalency
Locations: United States; Georgia, Ohio; Atlanta, Cincinnati
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