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Title:  Sr. Manager, Network Systems

Company:  Renesas Electronics America Inc.
Country:  US
State:  FL
City:  Palm Bay
Department: 
Business Unit:  Direct Organization
Office:  Palm Bay
Job Function:  Information Technology
Job Type:  Permanent
Description: 

Renesas Electronics Americas (REA) is a dynamic, multi-cultural tech company where employees can learn, mentor and thrive. REA brings together the strong financial foundation of a multi-billion dollar global operation and the flexibility and velocity of a smaller organization. We are developing technologies for the latest advances in mobile computing, secured connected devices, autonomous driving, smart homes and factories and more. Our solutions are at the heart of products developed by the major innovators around the world. Join us and be part of what’s next in electronics.

 

As part of the REA IT Operations staff, this Senior Network Operations Manager will lead the team responsible for managing all aspects of REA network services, including: LAN, WLAN, WAN, voice, network security, and Web conferencing. Position includes support of day-to-day operational tasks as well as project management and team mentoring. Solid technical and interpersonal skills are required. Candidate must be a team player who is able to interface and communicate effectively with end-users, peers and management.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Perform installation, configuration, and operation of any new or existing network infrastructure device(s) and supporting software across the enterprise. This includes all LANs, WANs, Wireless Networks, Firewalls, VPN, Routers, Switches, VoIP services, etc.
  • Monitor network performance and alerts and implement network performance tuning
  • Manage network security solutions
  • Ensure proper network connectivity of all sites, servers, workstations, and network devices
  • Troubleshoot network related problem areas and perform root cause analysis to resolve operational issues and restore/optimize services
  • Maintain knowledge of networking-related topics, including emerging technologies, industry best practices, and regulatory/compliance-related concerns
  • Perform vendor/product research and comparisons, and recommend new solutions when technology refreshes are justified
  • Recommend and drive changes to improve network reliability, performance and security
  • Manage network and Telco vendor relations and accounts
  • Setting expectations, direction, and objectives for the network team. Monitor progress and performance of team members and provide coaching as necessary.
  • Routine reporting of project activity and system management metrics
  • Team members provide off-hour on-call support on a rotational basis

 

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree required or equivalent experience
  • 10 years minimum experience managing a multi-site WAN network environment
  • Working knowledge of Cisco Network Routing, Switching and VoIP required
  • Experience with network monitoring and management tools such as SolarWinds
  • Experience supporting Windows & Linux systems/applications on Cisco networking technologies
  • Working knowledge of NextGen firewalls with Fortinet and/or Palo Alto a plus
  • Experience with WAN optimization appliances with Riverbed preferred
  • Able to work effectively with peers in a team environment, while also working in a self-directed manner on multiple tasks and projects
  • Must be organized, process-minded and detail-oriented
  • Sound troubleshooting methodologies
  • Must possess good written and verbal communication skills needed to present to all levels of the organization.

 

 

Equal Opportunity Employer: Disability/Veteran


Nearest Major Market: Melbourne