Principal Networks Engineer
1 Destiny Way Westlake, TX 76262
The Global Network Engineering GNE team is responsible for the architecture engineering and deployment of the Fidelity Core Network across the Global WAN U.S. regional campuses colorsquos international backbone Data Center Interconnects optical ringrsquos and LAN data center network fabric regional campus wired/wireless.
The Principal Network Engineer on the GNE team leads all aspects of the design engineering and implementation of Fidelity Investmentsrsquo switch and routed global network infrastructure with a focus on stability automation and innovation.
LAN/WLAN/WAN environments traversing multiple platforms supporting Enterprise Infrastructure teams on projects including engineering and implementing new and upgrading existing network hardware code certification as well as keeping the network secure through tactical organizational change. Additional duties include third level operational support and participation in on-call rotation.
Education and Experience
Bachelorrsquos degree highly preferred in Computer Science or Network Engineering fields
8-12 years of related experience
Cisco CCNA/CCNP/CCIE or other network engineer certifications preferred
Network security and automation experience preferred.
Network Engineering and Troubleshooting skills
Routed/Routing Protocols: BGP OSPF MPLS VRF VPNs
Switched Protocols: PVST RPVST VxLAN
Support Routed/Routing Protocols: BGP OSPF MPLS VRF VPNs
WLAN/LAN/WAN engineering and implementation.
Adept with 802.11 wireless technologies in an enterprise implementation
We implement and support a secure enterprise-wide wireless infrastructure.
We implement code upgrade/hot fixes from vendors.
Pre/Post change verification/validation with customer.
We support the environment in an on-call rotation.
Skills and Knowledge
Detailed knowledge of 802.11 wireless technology standards ndash 802.11b/a/n/ac/ax.
Solid experience managing wireless controllers.
Experience with TCP/IP including knowledge of common-service applications
Experience engineering and supporting large scale enterprise wireless infrastructure.
Expert knowledge configuring and supporting HPE/Aruba Cisco routers and switches.
Experience with presenting to senior leadership.
Ability to work in a virtual team environment.
Development/Automation scripting experience using Python or Ansible a plus.
Experience with 802.1x configuration and troubleshooting.
Experience with supporting collocated networks Cloud Service Providers AWS Azure Google Cloud Platform etc. is a plus.