Georgia Employer NETWORK OPERATIONS ENGINEER in Atlanta, Georgia
JOB DESCRIPTIONNetwork Operations EngineerDescriptionNetwork Operations provides 24x7 support for the organization's global production network infrastructure by performing proactive routines that ensure service impacts are avoided. Staff members also interact with customers and peers in Operations and Engineering to facilitate effective handling of service requests and connectivity issues.ResponsibilitiesIncident ManagementProactive checkouts and monitoring to avoid service outages or limit their impact. Troubleshooting and fault isolation to restore service when necessary.Problem ManagementSolutions for Incident Management from Case Study evaluations. This includes development of the related root cause flow charts and troubleshooting procedures that streamline the time required to isolate faults and restore service.Operational Readiness for New ServicesCompleting checklists that support pre-production deployment of network services. This includes assurance that Network Operations has updated management for all related network components, is performing pro-active routines to ensure optimal network health, understands the service and it's dependencies, and the staff is capable of performing established recovery procedures.Change Management Planning and Configuration ImplementationCoordination of changes at the CAB and periodic quality reviews with Engineering. Implementation of tasks assigned to Network Operations and support for those implemented by Network Engineering.Service Requests, Network Maintenance, and Operational SupportExecuting requests for analysis or support. Representing Network Operations' strategic initiatives such as vendor service level reviews, Asset Management, and Capacity Management. Coordination and support for pro-active maintenance activities required to keep the infrastructure in good health.Process ImprovementSpecific tasks assigned by management to own that deliver operational support improvements to a technology, process, tool, or service.RequirementsSolid knowledge of TCP/IP and internetworking. Certification at or above the Juniper JNCIS is preferred, although an equivalent Cisco CCNP certification is acceptablePosition requires superior customer service skills; Leadership traits are helpfulAbility to work in a team oriented environment is essentialWeekend and off hours support is requiredThe candidate will ideally have a Bachelor's degree with 2 years of relevant experience or 5+ years in lieu of educational credentialsSkillsPerform monitoring for new events to open incidentsPerform all levels of routine network analysisCoordinate hot hands and other activities with vendorsInteract with advanced level engineering supportDevelop and propose solutions for the knowledge baseSolid understanding of routing protocols including BGP and OSPFSolid understanding of multicast and troubleshooting techniquesWorking knowledge of how to use management toolsLOCATIONAtlanta, GeorgiaFULL TIME / PART TIMEFull timeIntercontinental Exchange is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to diversity in its hiring and business practices. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply.