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Senior Network Engineer - Remote US

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Date: Jan 13, 2022

Location: Plano, TX, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 161887 

NTT DATA Services strives to hire exceptional, innovative and passionate individuals who want to grow with us. If you want to be part of an inclusive, adaptable, and forward-thinking organization, apply now.

We are currently seeking a Senior Network Engineer - Remote US to join our team in Plano, Texas (US-TX), United States (US).

**This Position is required to travel periodically onsite to different client’s location within the US. And due to this onsite requirment, this position requires the selected employee to be fully vaccinated on or before the targeted start date (roughly 2 weeks from time of an offer acceptance), to the extent required by applicable law.  If selected, please know you will need to be flexible to these expectations.


This Senior Network Engineer will administer the day-to-day operations of the network infrastructure and services. You will work with the Architecture, Service Delivery and Service Desk Teams, as well as the wider Technology Department to effectively support and administer the full lifecycle of network infrastructure operations, services, projects, and initiatives. You will be willing to travel on occasion as required to other offices in-order to carry this role.


Role Responsibilities:


  • Manage and maintain the Network Infrastructure Work Plan, and the delivery of the Network Annual Continuous Service Improvement.
  • Take proactive ownership of network infrastructure operations and services.
  • Liaise with third parties and vendors.
  • Take ownership of monitoring and managing networking related tickets on ITSM  and review change requests to support project delivery and operational change.
  • Lead on network infrastructure related security, maintenance, performance, capacity, and lifecycle management. Contribute to creation and maintenance of design, end-user, and operations documentation.
  • Produce reports on network infrastructure operations, services, and major incidents.
  • Maintain network monitoring and reporting systems.
  • Deliver training and skills transfer to team colleagues.
  • Maintain effective security and governance of the network infrastructure.
  • Ensure effective backup, resilience and DR arrangements are maintained for network infrastructure.


Required Qualifications:

  • 8+ years’ experience in Cisco routing and switching administration and operations, including:
    • Dynamic routing protocols, MPLS, OSPF, BGP, VPNs, QoS, 802.1x
    • Administration experience of Cisco ISE, ACI, DNA Center and Cisco routing and switching infrastructure
  • Must have experience of managing large enterprise and complex LAN, WAN infrastructure and data center operations


Highly Preferred Skills:

  • Cisco CCNP/CCIE certification or equivalent experience
  • Cloud and virtual networking - Azure, AWS, VMware environments
  • Advanced troubleshooting and optimization experience
  • Strong knowledge of VMware 6.5 or later Scripting and automation
  • Change management processes


About NTT DATA Services

NTT DATA Services is a global business and IT services provider specializing in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services. We are part of the NTT family of companies, a partner to 85 % of the Fortune 100.

NTT DATA Services is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, disability, age, veteran-status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other class protected by law. To learn more, please visit Furthermore, NTT DATA Services will make accommodations for eligible applicants on a case-by-case basis. Please email for assistance.

Nearest Major Market: Plano
Nearest Secondary Market: Dallas

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