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Lead Network Engineer

  • Technology & Data
  • Full time
  • R-339063

About this role:

Wells Fargo is seeking a Lead Network Engineer...

In this role, you will:

  • Establish the networking environment by designing system configuration, directing system installation and defining, documenting and enforcing Wells Fargo standards
  • Provides direct support to technical and non-technical entities in order to define requirements and deliver solutions to meet customer needs including site-to-site VPNs, remote access VPNs.
  • Knowledge of network routing protocols like BGP, OSPF and switching protocols including STP, VPC, LACP, VSF & IRF. Knowledge of access control protocols such as RADIUS / ISE / TACACS
  • Administrating and Managing of Network devices - Aruba/Cisco Switches, Aruba Wireless Infrastructure and Fortinet which includes patch management and IOS upgrades.
  • Design and implement new solutions and improve resilience of the current environment
  • Maximize network performance by monitoring performance, troubleshooting network problems and outages, scheduling upgrades and collaborating with network engineers on network optimisation
  • Secure network systems by establishing and enforcing policies, and defining and monitoring access
  • Report network operational status by gathering and prioritizing information and managing projects
  • Upgrade network equipment to the latest stable firmware releases
  • Provide remote support to on-site engineers and end users/customers during installation
  • Provide remote troubleshooting and fault finding if issues occur upon initial installation

Required Qualifications:

  • 10+ years of Network Engineering experience, or equivalent demonstrated through one or a combination of the following: work experience, training, military experience, education

Desired Qualifications:

  • Excellent documentation and verbal communication skills
  • Demonstrated skill with creating and/or updating technical design documentation used by  engineering teams
  • Experience  with Microsoft Office, Visio Professional
  • Experience working in an agile environment utilizing Atlassian Jira products
  • Strong understanding of the following routing protocols: OSPF, BGP, EIGRP
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computers or Electronics with 7-9 Years of Networking Experience
  • CCNA, CCNP/DP or CCIE Certification
  • Strong understanding of QoS configurations to support enterprise standards.
  • Strong experience in configuring Cisco and Arista Routers/Switches
  • Strong understanding of the following layer 2 switching protocols:  Spanning Tree, Trunking, Ether channel
  • Strong understanding of the following: HSRP, GETVPN, DSCP, NAT/SNAT, TCP/IP, Multicast, Ethernet, EVPN,
  • Strong understanding of DNS/domain services
  • Python/Ansible/GITHUB experience a plus
  • Experience and familiarity with Change control processes - Service Now

Job Expectations:

  • Flexibility to frequently be on call beyond normal working hours 
  • Ability to travel up to 10% of the time
  • Telecommuting is not an option for this position
  • This position offers a hybrid work schedule
  • Relocation assistance in not available for this position
  • This position is not eligible for visa sponsorship
  • Execute changes into the above environments via the Wells Fargo change control process, assist on mitigating risk for the enterprise by proactively addressing capacity problems or system related issues, participate in enterprise level projects from an engineering perspective and responsible for Design, reviewing, implementing, testing/validating, and researching industry best practices
  • This team works under a product model with dedicated teams supporting our products

Posting End Date: 

25 Jul 2024

*Job posting may come down early due to volume of applicants.

We Value Diversity

At Wells Fargo, we believe in diversity, equity and inclusion in the workplace; accordingly, we welcome applications for employment from all qualified candidates, regardless of race, color, gender, national origin, religion, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, individuals with disabilities, pregnancy, marital status, status as a protected veteran or any other status protected by applicable law.

Employees support our focus on building strong customer relationships balanced with a strong risk mitigating and compliance-driven culture which firmly establishes those disciplines as critical to the success of our customers and company. They are accountable for execution of all applicable risk programs (Credit, Market, Financial Crimes, Operational, Regulatory Compliance), which includes effectively following and adhering to applicable Wells Fargo policies and procedures, appropriately fulfilling risk and compliance obligations, timely and effective escalation and remediation of issues, and making sound risk decisions. There is emphasis on proactive monitoring, governance, risk identification and escalation, as well as making sound risk decisions commensurate with the business unit’s risk appetite and all risk and compliance program requirements.

Candidates applying to job openings posted in US: All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other legally protected characteristic.

Candidates applying to job openings posted in Canada: Applications for employment are encouraged from all qualified candidates, including women, persons with disabilities, aboriginal peoples and visible minorities. Accommodation for applicants with disabilities is available upon request in connection with the recruitment process.

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