Principal Data Center Network Engineer

Job Description

TECHNOLOGY SERVICES GROUP (TSG) is the central infrastructure services group with a proven track record of innovating to help BNY Mellon and its customers have most reliable, nimble and cost-effective solutions in the financial services market place. BNY Mellon App Engine technology is leading edge with industry first PasS/IaaS fully integrated solution, combined with enterprise standards for developers.

 

TSG is building next generation scalable, efficient data center as a service using the latest innovation infrastructure. Building on top of the cloud deployments in BNY Mellon, we are aggressively automating and bridging the green field cloud with the existing virtual computing environments.

 

As a global investments company, BNY Mellon can act as a single point of contact for clients looking to create, trade, hold, manage, service, distribute or restructure investments, and safeguards nearly one-fifth of the world's financial assets.  Every day, our Technology employees make this happen while also seeking out new ways to do it more efficiently and effectively.  As part of BNY Mellon’s global Technology organization, you’ll have the opportunity to engage with some of the best and brightest technology/business/financial minds to find new and better ways to exceed our clients’ expectations and build the future of financial services. With more than 230 years of industry leading experience under our belts, you might even say that we are the original Fintech.

 

TSG Data Center Application Services team is looking for a highly motivated Network/DevOps Engineer with experience in Cisco Systems Data Center products, solutions and technologies. Programming of Network Infrastructure components. You will work closely with the Engineering teams to develop automated approaches to manual tasks thus by reducing time to deliver and risk of misconfiguration. This person will also work closely with the Compute and Storage teams to build upon this automation to automate the overall provisioning to reduce time to build.

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Architect, Design and Configure Data Center network infrastructure.

  • Take infrastructure projects from start to finish and turnover to Production Services team.

  • Analyze and apply advanced methods, theories, and research techniques in the investigation of complex networking problems. 

  • Integrate automation solutions into existing network infrastructures to help increase efficiency in network operations.

  • Test vendor and open source solutions and products in a lab environment.

  • Plan and conduct major technical phases of significant projects by coordinating the efforts of technical support staff and the performance of assigned projects.

  • Operate and enhance our datacenter network infrastructure, including the lab.

Principal Network Engineer->> Leads the research, design, development, and the enterprise-wide integration and implementation of new and emerging technologies. Implements and supports the network infrastructure and systems for large, complex networks. Designs and supports inter-network solutions including the physical and logical configuration documentation and has an in-depth understanding of the entire network topology and architecture. Performs overall network design or support and on-going review of complex network design. Works with other IT areas to define or support architectural standards. Works and may lead relationships with other IT staff and vendor representatives on strategic projects, installations, moves, changes, troubleshooting, documentation and servicing for intricate network issues. Stays informed of current industry trends and emerging technologies. Evaluates new technology, products, and services for potential and opportunity as future networking solutions or upgrade/replacement. Contributes to the achievement of area objectives.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in engineering or a related discipline, or equivalent work experience is required, advanced degree is preferred.

  • Ten to twelve (10-12) years of experience in designing, implementing, and supporting high-traffic networks is required.

  • Experience in the securities or financial services industry is a plus.

  • Seven or more (7+) years of experience working in Network Engineering.

  • Two or more (2+) years of experience with REST API development a plus.

  • Strong understanding of network fundamentals.

  • Proficient in one or more programming languages, – Python, Go, Ruby, a plus.

  • Knowledge of network configuration protocols – NETCONF, YANG, REST-CONF, etc a plus.

  • Ability to obtain a security clearance.

 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Ability to identify network operational task and automate them via Python, Ansible, etc.

  • Excellent presentation and network troubleshooting skillset.

  • Experience with Cisco systems Data Center products, protocols and features.

  • Ability to lead an effort to improve network functions with DevOps mindset.

  • Experience with new technologies – SDN, VXLAN, Leaf/Spine fabric, DCNM, etc.


BNY Mellon is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
Minorities/Females/Individuals With Disabilities/Protected Veterans.

Our ambition is to build the best global team – one that is representative and inclusive of the diverse talent, clients and communities we work with and serve – and to empower our team to do their best work. We support wellbeing and a balanced life, and offer a range of family-friendly, inclusive employment policies and employee forums.

Primary Location: United States-New Jersey-Jersey City
Internal Jobcode: 45197
Job: Information Technology
Organization: Technology Services Group-HR06725
Requisition Number: 2004315