CIO Hybrid Cloud Network Specialist

Company: IBM
Location: Southbury, Connecticut, United States
Type: Full-time
Posted: 28.AUG.2021
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IntroductionAt IBM, work is more than a job - it's a calling: To build. To design. To code. To consult. To think along with clients and sell...

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IntroductionAt IBM, work is more than a job - it's a calling: To build. To design. To code. To consult. To think along with clients and sell. To make markets. To invent. To collaborate. Not just to do something better, but to attempt things you've never thought possible. Are you ready to lead in this new era of technology and solve some of the world's most challenging problems? If so, lets talk.Your Role and ResponsibilitiesThis position is a North American (Southbury, CT or New Castle, DE) based role that will accelerate IBM strategic IT investments in Network infrastructure to meet our goals, and maximize business value. This key position works with the Network Architects and Leadership as well as the Global Infrastructure teams for deployment of solutions that meet business demand.Drive delivery and continuous improvement of the IBM network:+ Continuous interaction with Iteration Managers and Vendors to drive critical items to completion in the area of Data Center, CIO Private Cloud, Wide Area Network, Campus infrastructure and internet transport.+ Work with Business Unit, Real Estate and Stakeholders on requirements and communicating progress+ Track project statuses, resolve roadblocks (resource constraints, requirement ambiguity, etc.), and communicate ongoing progress to stakeholders.+ Work with Operations and vendors, eg AT, on reported issues until completion, including Incident and Change Mangement+ Create and Manage Capacity Dashbord to monitor key matrix required for Steady State operations model+ Plan and deliver Network upgrades, installations of new products and supporting existing appliances.+ Identify End of Life devices in the infrastructure and plan for regular renewal of hardware, including financial planning for current and upcoming year.+ Provide technical guidance to project managers and lead architecture and hardware discussions with vendors+ Candidates should be willing to research, learn and use new technology yet focused on deliverables.+ Coach and mentor less experienced team members, promote effective teamwork and support related initiatives.Our mission in CIO is to create a productive environment for IBMers. Our strategy is to lead with design and user experience, to engineer the systems that run the business, and to innovate to transform the business.Visa non-sponsorship statement: IBM will not be providing visa sponsorship for these positions now or in the future. Therefore, in order to be considered for this position, you must have the ability to work without a need for current or future visa sponsorship. e delivery andcontinuous improvement of the IBM network:?Continuous interaction with Iteration Managers and Vendors to drive critical itemsto completion in the area of Data Center, CIO Private Cloud, Wide Area Network,Campus infrastructure and internet transport.?Work with Business Unit, Real Estate and Stakeholders on requirements andcommunicating progress?Track project statuses, resolve roadblocks (resource constraints, requirement ambiguity,etc.), and communicate ongoing progress to stakeholders.?Work with Operations and vendors, eg AT, on reported issues until completion,including Incident and Change Mangement?Create and Manage Capacity Dashbord to monitor key matrix required for SteadyState operations model?Plan and deliver Network upgrades, installations of new products and supportingexisting appliances.?Identify End of Life devices in the infrastructure and plan for regular renewal ofhardware, including financial planning for current and upcoming year.?Provide technical guidance to project managers and lead architecture and hardwarediscussions with vendorsRequired Technical and Professional Expertise+ A minimum of 10 years' experience in IT Infrastructure / Network Engineering with Cisco, Palo Alto or other large-scale vendor certifications.+ IT related education (at least Bachelor level)+ Excellent collaboration and communication skills, being able to lead in a global environment+ Extensive application support experience within WANs, LANs, Wireless.+ Working technical knowledge of current network hardware, protocols, and standards.+ Ability to operate network component analyzers, scanners, and testers.+ Demonstrate capability managing simultaneous projects, crisis situations, and successfully meeting deadlines.Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise* Project Management experience* IT engineering education* Cisco, Palo Alto or other large scale vendor certifications.* An understanding of contemporary and legacy security Network technologies.* Proven analytic skills and the ability to isolate and resolve complex issues.* Demonstrated ability to defend and support ideas.* Experience working across diverse teams to facilitate solutionsAbout Business UnitThe IBM Finance organization is responsible for driving enterprise performance and transformation. We are the financial stewards of IBM, delivering IBM's financial strategy, developing new business models, and mitigating enterprise risk. Do you have a passion for creating business value? Join our team in accounting, financial planning, pricing, business controls, tax, treasury, business development (acquisitions & divestitures), and global financing.Your matters to you when you're looking for your next career challenge?Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world? What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities - where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust - where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.Impact. Inclusion. Infinite Experiences. Do your best work ever.About IBMIBM's greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that through the application of intelligence, reason and science, we can improve business, society and the human condition, bringing the power of an open hybrid cloud and AI strategy to life for our clients and partners around the world.Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are not only one of the largest corporate organizations in the world, we're also one of the biggest technology and consulting employers, with many of the Fortune 50 companies relying on the IBM Cloud to run their business. At IBM, we pride ourselves on being an early adopter of artificial intelligence, quantum computing and blockchain. Now it's time for you to join us on our journey to being a responsible technology innovator and a force for good in the world.Location StatementIBM offers a wide range of resources for eligible IBMers to thrive both inside and outside of work. In addition to a competitive benefits program consisting of medical and life insurance, retirement plans, and time off, eligible employees may also have access to:*12 weeks of paid parental bonding leave. Family care options are also available to support eligible employees during COVID-19.*World-class training and educational resources on our personalized, AI-driven learning platform. IBM's learning culture supports your restless attitude to grow your skills and build the depth and scale of knowledge needed to achieve your career goals.*Well-being programs to support mental and physical health.*Financial programs that empower you to plan, save, and manage your money (including expert financial counseling, 401(k), IBM stock discount, etc.).*Select educational reimbursement opportunities.*Diverse and inclusive employee resource groups where you can network and connect with IBMers across the globe.*Giving and volunteer programs to benefit charitable organizations and local communities.*Discounts on retail products, services, and experiences.We consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable law.IBM will not be providing visa sponsorship for this position now or in the future. Therefore, in order to be considered for this position, you must have the ability to work without a need for current or future visa sponsorship.Being is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, pregnancy, disability, age, veteran status, or other characteristics. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.

 
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