Manager Network Infrastructure

Boys Town

Business: Boys Town

Job Summary:

The Manager of Network Infrastructure provides support to Information Technology leadership on strategy, research, design, and project definition of all network equipment and technologies. This position will also manage a team responsible for installing and maintaining the physical and logical network infrastructure in support of remote sites and multiple data centers. No matter the role you play at Boys Town, you further our commitment to making the world a better place for children, families, patients, and communities.

Responsibilities:

  • Manages network operations, systems, and staff.
  • Develops, manages, and reports on all activities associated with performance and reliability of network components and services.
  • Researches and provides strategic direction on the use of new products and technology including routers, switches, network management, security operations, wireless technologies.
  • Oversees change management and related audit activities associated with the network environment including documentation requirements, scheduled outages, and operational procedures.
  • Ensures proactive monitoring of network related components and quick resolution by establishing strong documentation, notification, and escalation procedures in a 24x7 network environment where uptime, response, and repair are critical to servicing all impacting issues.
  • Hires, manages, and evaluates staff.
  • Interfaces with other departments and participates in defining appropriate technology standards to use within the organization's existing architecture.
  • Develops project plans to align with the goals and priorities of the division and the organization.
  • Re-defines and meets service level agreements (SLA) and delivers upon SLAs required by different internal customers.
  • Familiar with network security features (ACLs, VPN, L2VPN, L3VPN, IPSEC, GRE) with a focus on Cisco, HP Aruba, and Palo Alto platforms; familiar with Wireless technologies across multiple vendors.
  • Knowledge of network switching protocols: STP, 802.1[q,s,w], 802.3ae and network routing protocol experience: BGP, OSPF, ISIS, MPLS, HSRP/VRRP.
  • Understanding of the rigors of operating a national, 24x7x365 large scale network, and high-severity and business impacting issues, including the design and support of multiple data centers and disaster recovery and business continuity scenarios.
  • Establishes and maintains an environment that encourages teamwork, collaboration, and ethical behavior

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, related field, or equivalent.
  • Experience with HP, Cisco, ISR Routing platforms, IPsec termination platforms, OSPF and BGP routing protocols, and Layer 2 switching.
  • High degree of initiative and dependability.
  • High level of professionalism and interpersonal skills, including teamwork, facilitation, and negotiation; excellent critical thinking, analytical, and creative problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to communicate with individuals at all levels in the organization and with external contacts in an articulate, professional manner while maintaining necessary degree of confidentiality.
  • Ability to successfully lead a team of associates.

About Boys Town:

Boys Town has been changing the way America cares for children and families since 1917. With over a century of service, our employees have helped us grow from a small boardinghouse in downtown Omaha, Nebraska, into one of the largest national child and family care organizations in the country. With the addition of Boys Town National Research Hospital in 1977, our services branched out into the health care and research fields, offering even more career opportunities to those looking to make a real difference.

Our employees are our #1 supporters when it comes to achieving Boys Towns mission, which is why we are proud of their commitment to making the world a better place for children, families, patients, and communities. Unique perks to Boys Town employees and their families include free visits to Boys Town physicians and free prescriptions under the Boys Town Medical Plan, tuition assistance, parenting resources from our experts and professional development opportunities within the organization, just to name a few. Working at Boys Town is more than just a job, it is a way of life.

Date Posted: June 4th, 2021

This advertisement describes the general nature of work to be performed and does not include an exhaustive list of all duties, skills, or abilities required. Boys Town is an equal employment opportunity employer and participates in the E-Verify program. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status. To request a disability-related accommodation in the application process, contact us at 1-877-639-6003.

Job ID: 7868

Posted 11 days ago

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