Take an active role in the Stability of the platform by providing Senior Production Management support for Business impacting and complex problems.
Take an active role in the product lifecycle; new technology introduction through to demise.
Participate actively in the Change & Problem Management processes.
Provide Training to the Network Operations teams providing L1/L2 day to day support.
Execute routine Business as Usual changes.
Build the Bank (Expect ~75% of workload)
Working with internal clients to understand their requirements.
Translating client requirements into technology solutions.
Developing new solutions for internal clients.
Communicating the important technical and commercial attributes of solutions to clients in ways the client can understand.
Introduction, communication and development of strategic networking technologies to provide additional scalability and functionality.
Owning the delivery of a variety of concurrent projects in varying scale from small to very large.
Provide subject matter expertise when collaborating on cross platform projects with teams responsible for Voice, Video, Market Data, Compute, Storage, Information Security and Data Centre.
Working with networking product vendors and telecoms service providers with regards to all of the above.
Experience in managing a global network platform, including Internet / B2B DMZ’s.
Experience in resolving network security incidents and breaches.
Experience testing and planning the deployment of router and switch platforms.
In-depth knowledge of data center design principles, products and protocols.
Good appreciation of Network Security architectures, models and methodologies, Authentication schemes, Encryption techniques and standards.
Extensive technical experience (Support and Design) using many of the following: Cisco Routers, Switches, Nexus, ASR, ISR product lines, Cisco IOS, IOS-XE, NX-OS, IOS-XR, Juniper JunOS, GRE/IPSec, IDS/IPS, Security platforms and other Enterprise security related tools.
Support, Design and product experience with firewalls – Juniper Netscreen/JunOs and Palo Alto
Security hardening on various platforms. Familiar with industry best practices in network security
Excellent analytical, problem-solving and decision-making skills.
Extensive experience with the management, internetworking design and implementation of networks.
Good communication, presentation and interpersonal skills.
Good project management skills (large network deployments and cross-discipline project deliverables).
Extensive technical experience in engineering and implementing networking technologies within a large Enterprise, preferably with some exposure to the Financial Sector.
Appreciation of neighboring technologies: Market Data, Voice, Virtualization Computing and Multimedia.
This position will require Saturday work and could adhere to a Tuesday through Saturday adjusted work week.
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