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Senior Manager - Network Engineering Data Center
Category: Automotive, Transportation
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Job code: lhw-e0-90671414

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  Job posted:   Thu Jun 7, 2018
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Senior Manager - Network Engineering Data Center

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**Senior Manager - Network Engineering**

_Equal Opportunity Employer by Choice._

Travel subject to service charges/restrictions. Bonuses awarded only under terms of United's policies.



As Senior Manager of Network Engineering, you'll be accountable for the Data Center, Wide Area network engineering teams and Circuit Provisioning team. These teams are responsible for network designs, deployments, configurations and improvements in the United data centers and global wide area network infrastructure. This also includes all circuit provisioning of voice and data globally. This is a 60/40 management and technical leadership role reporting to the Director of Network, Security & Voice Engineering. You'll oversee teams of network engineers and team leads and their subject matter areas for Data Center, Wide Area Network, and Provisioning. Accountable for seeing that business and technology standards, best practices and processes are followed. Responsible for work flow and delivery of projects, oversees the integration and deployment of network technologies in local area networking, wide area networking, switching, routing, WAN optimization, Wireless, voice over IP, IP Telephony, video and other core network services.

An active participant for ensuring that the enterprise has the capability to support new technologies and maintain high levels of network performance and reliability.


+ Leads, coordinates and evaluates the work of a team of network engineers to ensure function is providing all users with prompt and accurate services

+ Partners with various functional teams across the IT organization to provide direction and design principles for the network area

+ Manages and prioritizes the work of network engineers as well as manages external intake to ensuring proper processes are followed to effectively manage demands

+ Ensures network engineering solutions are clearly communicated to operations and change management

+ Monitors and stays abreast of industry trends and anticipates the future direction of enterprise networks

+ Accountable for administrative management of 6 - 8 IT network professionals as direct reports or sourced resources - HR administration, Salary administration, Time Reporting, etc

+ Provide direction by establishing team and individuals goals. Responsible for team and individual performance assessments, for improvement plans, coaching, counseling, and assisting employees to develop individual career development and training paths


+ Bachelor's degree (preferably in Information Technology) and/or equivalent work experience required

+ CCDP, CCNP, CCDE, or CCIE preferred

+ ITIL and other IT network related certifications a plus


+ Ability to create planning, design, and implementation documents in power point and present them to engineering and management audiences

+ Strong Business Acumen

+ Conflict resolution, drives project completion, and collaborates with other teams

+ Effective verbal and written skills

+ Knowledge and subject matter expertise in various products and services including but not limited to: Cisco data center network solutions, Cisco VPN, HP networking solutions, Juniper VPN, HP Aruba Wireless, Riverbed WAN optimization

+ High level knowledge in various security products and services including but not limited to: Cisco Firewalls, IDS/IPS, Palo Alto Firewalls, Sourefire IDS, Juniper VPN, Infoblox, Checkpoint Firewalls, HP Blade Servers, VMware ESX, and MS Hyper-V

+ Demonstrated leadership, problem solving and creative thinking capabilities

+ Ability to align business requirements into technical requirements


+ Ten years of experience in the IT networking industry, at least eight of them in a large enterprise providing networking architecture, engineering and operations required

+ A consulting background is a plus


+ Must be legally authorized to work in the United States for any employer without sponsorship

+ Successful completion of interview required to meet job qualification

+ Reliable, punctual attendance is an essential function of the position



**_Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT_**

**Division:** 47 Technology/IT

**Function:** Information Technology

Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

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