Feb 26, 2020

Senior Network Engineer

  • Professional Diversity Network
  • Research Triangle Park, Durham, NC, USA
Full-Time Information Technology (IT)

Job Description

Biogen

Job Description

* Lead in the design and development of Biogen's next generation Network infrastructure.
* Recommend, implement, and deliver technology solutions based on analysis and business requirements.
* Develop processes and methodologies for test, deployment and maintenance to ensure scalability, consistency and maintainability in an effort to decrease delivery time and increase availability.
* Develop logging, metrics and reporting programs to ensure the health of the environment.
* Create and maintain network documentation for network configuration and topology.
* Create and maintain standards documentation for deployment, maintenance, monitoring and daily operations.
* Participate in the design and development of Biogen Cloud services and tools focusing on automation and orchestration.
* Document, partner, and share templates, techniques, and artifacts with other development teams around Biogen
* Be a leader helping to drive the Biogen IT vision and a key contributor toward delivering upon the Biogen IT Strategy.
* Serve as the regional Network lead for the EMEA and APAC regions
* Collaborate closely with regional stakeholders for a holistic understanding and delivery of network services

Required Skills
* Demonstrated hands on experience with the following:
? Troubleshooting: TCP/IP, Routing, Switching, Unified Communications
? Layer 2 Technologies: VSS, STP, vPC, SPAN, OTV, VPLS
? Layer 3 Technologies: QoS, MPLS, OSPF, BGP, Multicast, DMVPN
? Security Technologies: VPN and Firewall
? Must have the ability to analyze the above technologies utilizing Wireshark to identify network connectivity issues.
* Experience with the following equipment and applications: Cisco routing and switching, Load Balancers, IPAM, TACACS+/Radius, Nexus, WAN acceleration along with multi-vendor network hardware and software environments.
* Working knowledge of Software Defined Networking Principles.
* Hands on experience designing and implementing networking solutions leveraging multiple services within public cloud providers and/or cross platform APIs (e.g. AWS and/or Azure).
* Experience Developing Network Solutions with Software Defined Networking and Orchestration Tools (Ansible, etc.).
* Experience and expertise developing scripts, and or services for the network environment in at least one of the following: PowerShell, JAVA, Ruby, Python, PHP, Perl, or similar language a plus.
* Self-Starter, eager to learn new technologies in a fast pace environment and work in multiple networking technology domains.
* Strong team player with 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 problem solving skills - communicates in a clear and succinct manner and effectively evaluates information/data to make decisions; anticipates obstacles and develops plans to resolve; creates actionable strategies and operational plans.

Qualifications

* 7+ years network engineering experience, 5+ years collaborating closely with technical infrastructure teams.
* CCNP Level experience required.
* CCIE a plus.
* Exceptional analytical, problem-solving, systems thinking and troubleshooting abilities.

Additional Information

The Senior Network Engineer will be primarily focused on designing and implementing Biogen's large-scale, highly available (24x7), global enterprise network infrastructure. He/She will have a passion for solving complex problems, thrives within a diverse global organization, provides an excellent end user experience, explores innovative technologies; and has a willingness to lead the way.

States

NC  

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