As the ideal candidate, you will be a senior project leader with strong cross-functional leadership skills and substantial technical management experience across network architecture, planning, engineering and operations within a large/complex technology organization. The following qualifications are required for the role:
• 15+ years of experience in a technology implementation role (project management, architecture, engineering, or operations) in a large-scale global technology infrastructure, 7+ of which is focused on network technology.
• Demonstrated technical understanding of technologies, tools, and processes within
the ecosystem of the network technologies, including (but not limited to) routing & switching, L4-7 traffic management (e.g. load balancing, DNS) and firewalls, across WAN, datacenter fabric and campus networks, as well as networking protocols such as TCP/IP, UDP, MPLS, OSPF, BGP, etc.
• Prior experience in leading technical teams and/or transformation programs related to networking technologies.
• Strong track record in execution of company-wide next-generation network technology initiatives.
• Understanding of the fundamentals and latest innovations in Software Defined Networking (SDN) in the datacenter and/or WAN.
• Demonstrated experience of metrics-driven technical management with direct accountability.
• Excellent communicator and team-builder, capable of establishing trust and
securing partnership with all levels of the organization, from engineers to senior executives.
• Excellent analytical skills, with experience rationalizing large, disparate datasets into concrete observations/recommendations, and formalizing into new network solutions.
• A bachelor's degree in engineering, computer science, or related field.
• Project Management Professional (PMP) or Program Management Professional (PgMP) certification
While not required, the following qualifications are preferred:
• Experience leading a large network engineering or operations team.
• Master’s degree in engineering, computer science, or related field.
• Application development (programming and/or management) experience.
• Six Sigma Green Belt or Black Belt certification.
• Advanced network technical certification (e.g., CCIE, JNCIE, etc.).