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Role Summary: Sr Staff Network Operations Engineer responsible to develop and maintain automation tools which will help ramp up cloud deployments. Predix connectivity delivers a secure end-to-end connectivity via cellular, fixed & satellite. The role will routinely review, analyze, recommend and develop inhouse tools for deployment and visibility improvements ensuring that the Network can scale with the needs of the applications and services riding on it.
In this role, you will:
Gather & review the end customer network requirement for connecting the various bidirectional
Apply technology and operational best practices in designing, development and implementation standards and capabilities to enable highly available, scalable and reliable
Plan and execute the approved network design in a specific change window
Monitor and optimize network performance and assure network security in a high availability environment.
Work with telecom providers to report, troubleshoot, and resolve WAN related issues.
Enforce and execute user policies and procedures regarding the use of network resources.
Coordinate 24/7 support team comprised of GE employees and vendors. Coach and train, and support with high-complexity tasks
Provide on-call support
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or in “STEM” Majors (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math)
Minimum 3-5 years of experience supporting large enterprise network infrastructure
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 opening.
Willing to travel 10%
Must be willing to work out of an office located in Atlanta, Ga
Experience in managing High Available systems
Ability to function well in an environment of multiple high priorities and implementation requirements
Strong verbal communications to customers detailing incident resolution and root-cause resulting from an outage or service interruption.
Strong interest in current and emerging technologies demonstrated through training, job experience and/or industry activities.
Proven ability to execute on large-scale global programs composed of multiple projects or work streams.
Routing expertise – Cisco & Juniper routers and switches
Routing: BGP, OSPF, with hands-on experience managing Enterprise WAN
VPN: MPLS, IPsec Tunnel, OpenVPN
Firewall: Palo Alto, Cisco ASA
Infoblox DNS & IPAM solutions
Experience designing/implementing/supporting Cisco ASA firewall, F5 LTMs, proxy solutions, and cloud based applications.
Certification: Desired: CCNP/JNCIP-ENT with hands on knowledge; Preferred: CCNP-Security/JNCIPSecurity
Experience in building scalable and highly available distributed networks
Previous experience of having worked with Agile methodologies a plus
Demonstrates clarity of thinking to work through limited information and vague problem definitions
Influences through others; builds direct and "behind the scenes" support for ideas
Proactively identifies and removes project obstacles or barriers on behalf of the team
Shares knowledge, power, and credit, establishing trust, credibility, and goodwill
Able to work under minimal supervision
Excellent communication skills and the ability to interface with senior leadership with confidence and clarity
Able to work well with global teams, including time-zone flexibility
Skilled in providing oversight and mentoring team members. Shows ability to effectively delegate work
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