Network Engineering Manager
Requirements: Cisco, palo alto, voip
Location:Los Angeles County, CA
Job Type:Full Time
Description of Responsibilities
A leading global alternative asset manager is looking for a network engineering manager.
The ideal candidate will be passionate about network engineering and working with the latest tools. The candidate must interact with various IT functions to properly design a solution that enables the business. This role will be active in monitoring, managing, defining and improving network metrics. This individual will help architect a secure and stable environment while enabling the users with the latest technology. The Manager of Network Engineering will be responsible for supporting the production environment and assist in troubleshooting any issues related to the network. You will work closely with other members of information technology.
Primary Function & Essential Responsibilities
• Ability to create processes, procedures and automation related to network engineering
• Responsible for supporting the internal/external network - Business Offices, Data Center, and Cloud. • Ability to drive quality into metrics and build reports focusing on improvement. This includes measurement of project plans, deployment schedules, KPI's and review SLA's for support tickets and accuracy. • Own all facets of performance and career management for the team. Regular one-on-one meetings with all team members are required. • Provide both technical and 'soft skill' mentoring to maintain a well-rounded, well-balanced team. This includes project management, quality audits, and coordination of training sessions as well as day-to-day oversight of the team.
Skills & Abilities
• Ability to coordinate multiple activities and work in a high pace environment • Strong leadership and technical skills • Strong interpersonal skills • Strong mentoring skills • Ability to manage and drive service management/SLA's/KPI's. • 7+ Years of Network Architecture experience • 5+ Years of large-scale, enterprise-class planning, design, implementation and support experience. • 4+ Years of enterprise or service provider network skills with the proven capability to implement and support complex environments. • 5+ Years leading networking engineering teams. • Solid verbal and written communication skills, organizational skills, and attention to detail. • Ability and desire to train and mentor junior talent. • Expert configuration in protocols MPLS, VPLS, L3VPN, DMVPN. • Expert implementation and configuration of routing protocols - EIGRP, OSPF, BGP, RIPv2, OSPF, and other Cisco defined protocols. • Expert knowledge in DMZ, load balancing, traffic shaping, traffic filtering, 2-factor authentication, and other network related design features. • Expert configuration of Cisco routers/switches of varying project line - 29XX, 35XX, 37XX, 38XX, 39XX, 43XX, 44XX. • Knowledge of the Cisco Nexus platform and configuration. • Knowledge of Palo Alto firewalls. • Experience with collaboration products. • Experience supporting VOIP telephony systems.