Senior Network Engineer - hybrid
The Senior Network Engineer is the subject matter expert responsible for installing, supporting, and maintaining large-scale enterprise, datacenter, manufacturing, and retail network infrastructures.
About The Team
This position will work within the Network Engineering team in Enterprise Technology Operations (ETO), collaborate with other engineering teams, Information Security, Facilities, and vendors to plan, design, implement and oversee all network services.
Drives innovation and creative solutions that deliver business results while meeting IT operational guidelines.
7 or more years of hands-on experience with routing, switching, wireless and WAN technologies
Advanced understanding of the OSI model, subnetting, TCP/IP, NTP, DNS and DHCP
Advanced understanding of 802.1q VLANs, spanning tree, dynamic routing w/ OSPF and/or BGP
Ability to monitor network usage, anticipate problems and recommend/implement solutions
Excellent documentation and knowledge transfer skills. Ability to understand, create and explain network diagrams, topologies, and concepts. Willingness to mentor more junior engineers.
Excellent interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills and the ability to interact with a diverse group of team members, including executives, managers, IT professionals, and subject matter experts.
Ability to quickly learn new or unfamiliar technologies and products, independently using documentation and online resources.
Remain current on emerging technologies via professional groups, trade magazines, internal and external training, independent research and study, and other avenues available
Ability to translate stakeholder requirements into technical specifications that can be used for development and break down technical complexities so that they can be easily understood by business units and end users.
CCNP and/or PCNSE certification or equivalent experience and skillsets preferred
Firm understanding of network access control technologies, preferably Cisco ISE.
Firm understanding of Software defined networking, preferably Cisco ACI and SD-WAN.
Familiarity with Cisco Meraki technologies
Ability to perform network performance and packet capture analysis
Hands-on experience configuring and maintaining Next-gen firewalls. Palo Alto and Cisco preferred.
Experience in JIRA and Agile Methodology preferred, but not required
Why Clayton Homes?
Founded in 1956, Clayton is a Berkshire Hathaway Company committed to opening doors to a better life and Building Happyness® through homeownership. Through its family of brands, Clayton builds, sells, finances, and insures traditional site-built homes and off-site built housing – including modular homes, manufactured homes, CrossMod™ homes, tiny homes, college dormitories, military barracks, and apartments. Corporate headquarters is located in the Knoxville, Tennessee area, specifically, Maryville, Tennessee. Clayton is the recipient of numerous industry awards including 2019 Builder of the Year and ranks as the #2 builder of homes in the U.S. by units sold. Our site-built division, Clayton Properties Group, is the 8th largest site builder in the U.S. We achieve our results through the strength of our people and have been recognized on the 2021 Forbes Best Employers for Diversity and 2021 Forbes America’s Best Employers Lists. To learn more about Clayton Homes, got to: https://www.claytonhomes.com
Competitive benefits including 401(k) with 100% company match of the first 4%; medical, dental and vision plans; paid time off days and holidays.
Quarterly bonus program.
Forbes lists: America’s Best Employers, America’s Employers by State, Best Employers for Diversity, Best Employers for Women.
Recognized as one of East Tennessee’s top technology workplaces.
Wellness programs that focus on emotional, social, spiritual, intellectual, environmental, physical, and financial well-being.
Onsite fitness facility with full gym, workout classes, volleyball and basketball, ping-pong, and disc golf course.
Paid Time Off for Volunteer work.
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