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Head of Cloud Network Engineering

Company: DISH
Location: Plano
Posted on: November 26, 2022

Job Description:

Department SummaryDISH is transforming the future of connectivity. We're doing it by building the country's first virtualized, standalone 5G wireless network from scratch. The foundation of a connected world, it's a network free of the limitations of the past, and flexible enough to satisfy all the social, economic and transformative needs of the changing world. Job Duties and ResponsibilitiesDISH Wireless is seeking a Senior Manager of Cloud Network Engineering supporting our virtual data center networks. Additional skills around network security and automation systems would be critical for success as well. This manager will oversee network planning, cloud infrastructure, and design of cloud based data center network environments supporting the buildout of our new 5G wireless infrastructure. The Cloud Network Engineering Manager will be responsible for managing a team responsible and accountable for reviewing architectural standards and updates, providing feedback, and then executing the implementation of large-scale Cloud Networking within public cloud providers. Cloud Network Engineering will include understanding and configuration of public cloud providers networking capabilities and functions, coupled with carrier networking technologies such as SR-MPLS, complex QoS, and a firm understanding of 5G packet core infrastructure and needs. The position is responsible for the intake of new functions, documenting, executing, testing, automating critical functions of the Cloud Networking infrastructure. This team will have a close cross-functional relationship with Xhaul Network Engineering, Network Security, Network automation, Data Mobility Engineering, Core Translations Design, Traffic/Transport Engineering, Network Implementation/Design, Performance Management and Peering Interconnect Management teams. This role is a key, strategic part of our business, and presents an opportunity to implement and optimize the latest networking solutions. This role reports to the Director of Network Engineering for DISH Wireless and may require some travel. Day-to-day job responsibilities: Manage the Cloud Network Design/Implementation team and provide consistent leadership through the hiring, planning, communicating, and managing of the teamCreate, maintain and upgrade the cloud network infrastructureDesign and develop cloud network node configurationsSupport validation, deployment, optimization and operations of cloud network nodesManage capital budget, commercial contracts, software purchase ordersTesting and validation of new software services, feature enhancements and software bug fixesDevelop and maintain 2 to 3-year strategic cloud infrastructure plan including long-term vision, technology roadmaps, goals and objectivesDevelop and oversee change management and quality assurance processes including review and approval of engineering design proposals, implementation plans, and acceptance plans Skills, Experience and RequirementsA successful candidate will have:Bachelor's degree in Electrical/Computer Engineering preferred, or ten or more years of professional experience in large enterprise or carrier spaceProfessional networking certifications a plus - CCNA/CCNP/CCIE/JNCIE or equivalentPublic cloud certifications a plus - Advanced Networking, Cloud Network Engineer, or equivalentExtensive knowledge in the following areas:Data network design and engineeringMulti-site architectures, VDCs, edge routingeBGP, iBGP, IS-IS, VRFs, and QoSIntegration with public cloud providers (AWS, Azure, GCP)Network Deployment and Operations Automation - Ansible, Zero Touch Provisioning (ZTP), CloudFormationNetwork configuration automation (Scripting with Perl/Python/Bash/Cloud Formation) IPv6 - SLAAC and DHCPv6Software Defined Networking (SDN) - Design and Traffic EngineeringSolid Understanding of the OSI model, routing and switching protocols, network security, IPv4 and IPv6 networking, subnetting, and operational experience Ability to define infrastructure KPI/KQI/SLO parameters to monitoring systems for alerts/alarms Salary RangeCompensation: $133,000.00/Year - $190,000.00/Year BenefitsFrom versatile health perks to new career opportunities, check out our benefits on our careers website. Candidates need to successfully complete a pre-employment screen, which may include a drug test.

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