1 Bethany Rd, Bldg 1, Suite 20, Hazlet, NJ, 07730

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Mon-Sat, 8am-6pm By Appointment on Weekend

+1 (848) 373-1200

About the Role:

As part of the Global Business Services (GBS) Network Management team with our client, you’ll play a crucial role in supporting our enterprise network that extends across multiple public and private clouds, data centers, and offices in North America, Europe, and Asia Pacific. We’re embarking on an exciting journey to transition to a public cloud-based WAN using Infrastructure as Code, and we’re looking for a Senior Cloud Network Engineer to join our team.

In this role, you will be responsible for managing, maintaining, supporting, and enhancing our cloud-based networking infrastructure, which spans over 150 global locations and is fundamental to our company’s success. This is a hands-on position that offers an exciting opportunity for individuals with advanced expertise in cloud networking and network technologies.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage and maintain the global cloud network to ensure high performance, uptime, and availability.
  • Implement Infrastructure as Code principles to codify and execute planned network changes through code deployments.
  • Enhance infrastructure through code changes as necessary to optimize performance and address technical debt.
  • Fine-tune observability to enable early, proactive identification, and remediation of potential issues.
  • Proactively monitor cloud network capacity and performance and address any issues that arise.
  • Effectively manage and respond to network incidents, escalating problems to the appropriate team members or vendors when required. Troubleshoot and resolve cloud networking issues.
  • Lead a team of cloud network engineers to deliver projects with a focus on high quality and timeliness.
  • Assist in audit and compliance activities by providing the necessary evidence and input.
  • Lead periodic disaster recovery testing for the cloud network.
  • Collaborate closely with other teams, departments, or vendors to ensure that the network aligns with the organization’s needs.
  • Demonstrate adaptability in your approach, maintain composure under pressure, and communicate effectively at different levels and across regions.

Qualifications:

You need to have:

  • 7+ years of experience in networking and cloud engineering, with recent, expert-level experience in managing public cloud networks.
  • Exceptional expertise in Cloud networking, including Virtual Networks, NSGs, Transit Gateways, DNS, Traffic Manager, Route 53, Express Routes, Cloud WANs, etc.
  • Hands-on expertise and experience with Terraform (or similar).
  • Hands-on experience in CI/CD and Azure DevOps.
  • Proven experience in working with monitoring, complex troubleshooting, debugging, and supporting public cloud networks.
  • Familiarity with cloud network security technologies.
  • The ability to thrive in a fast-paced, innovative environment, demonstrating high energy, a sense of urgency, and decisiveness.
  • Outstanding interpersonal skills, with the ability to maintain a professional demeanor when addressing complex network issues.
  • Demonstrated experience in applying analytical skills to autonomously solve problems and collaborate effectively with external and internal partners.
  • Excellent communication skills, including the ability to engage with leaders and executives to discuss issues, present alternatives, and provide status updates.
  • Leadership skills to guide and collaborate with other team members to achieve common goals.

We’d love to see:

  • Practical experience with network protocols, IP Addressing, DDI (Schemas, VLANS, DNS, DHCP, IPAM), SolarWinds, PRTG.
  • Experience with Zscaler content filtering and ZPA, SDWAN.
  • Experience with wireless technologies.
  • Experience with Cloud Automation & Network Automation.
  • Experience with Ansible, Puppet & Chef.
  • Experience with Network Policy and Network Access control tools such as Cisco ISE.

Education & Certifications:

  • BS/MS or equivalent work experience.
  • Architecture and networking specialty certifications in Azure and/or AWS.
  • Cloud Security Certification (Preferred).
  • Advanced networking certifications (e.g., CCNP, JNCIP, CCIE, JNCIE, etc.) (Preferred)

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