Senior Network Manager/Extreme


On Site
120k - 140k
Full Time


Policies and procedures
Attention to detail
Network design
Extreme Networks
Network engineering
Network security
Intrusion detection
Performance tuning
Technical Support
Emerging technologies
Capacity management
Computer science
Information Technology
Network protocols
Problem solving
Effective communication
Health insurance
Professional development
Computer networking
Wireless communication
Virtual private network
Border Gateway Protocol
Analytical skill

Job Details

A leading technology firm specializing in advanced networking solutions, committed to delivering cutting-edge infrastructure to empower businesses worldwide. Their innovative approach and dedication to excellence have earned us a reputation as industry leaders in network architecture and optimization. As they continue to expand our operations, they are seeking a talented Network Engineer with expertise in Extreme Networks to join this dynamic team.
As a Network Engineering Manager specializing in Extreme Networks, you will play a pivotal role in designing, implementing, and maintaining robust network solutions tailored to meet the unique needs of the diverse clientele. Leveraging your in-depth knowledge of Extreme Networks' products and technologies, you will collaborate closely with cross-functional teams to deliver scalable, high-performance network infrastructure that drives business growth and innovation.
Other duties will include, managing about 3-6 direct reports of Network Engineers.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Network Design and Implementation: Design, deploy, and optimize network architectures based on Extreme Networks' solutions, ensuring scalability, reliability, and performance.
  • Configuration and Troubleshooting: Configure, monitor, and troubleshoot network devices, including switches, routers, and wireless access points, to maintain optimal network performance and uptime.
  • Security Implementation: Implement and maintain robust network security measures, including firewalls, VPNs, and intrusion detection/prevention systems, to safeguard critical assets and data.
  • Performance Optimization: Proactively identify and address network performance bottlenecks, conducting thorough analysis and implementing optimization strategies to enhance overall network efficiency.
  • Collaboration and Support: Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including Systems Administrators and Security Analysts, to integrate network infrastructure with other IT systems and applications. Provide technical support and expertise to resolve escalated network issues in a timely manner.
  • Documentation and Best Practices: Maintain comprehensive documentation of network configurations, policies, and procedures. Stay abreast of industry best practices and emerging technologies to continuously enhance network capabilities.
  • Capacity Planning: Conduct capacity planning assessments to anticipate future network requirements and ensure scalability to accommodate business growth and evolving technology demands.
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field.
  • Extensive experience (5+ years) in network engineering roles, with a focus on Extreme Networks' solutions.
  • Professional certifications such as Extreme Networks Certified Specialist (ECS) or Extreme Networks Certified Expert (ECE) preferred.
  • Proficiency in configuring and troubleshooting Extreme Networks' switches, routers, and wireless solutions.
  • Strong understanding of network protocols, including TCP/IP, VLANs, OSPF, BGP, and SNMP.
  • Solid grasp of network security principles and technologies, including firewall configuration and VPN implementation.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, with a meticulous attention to detail.
  • Effective communication skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with diverse stakeholders.
  • Proven track record of managing complex network projects from conception to completion.
Why Join Us:
  • Opportunity to work with cutting-edge technologies and industry leaders in networking.
  • Dynamic and collaborative work environment that fosters creativity and innovation.
  • Competitive salary and benefits package, including health insurance and retirement plans.
  • Ongoing training and professional development opportunities to enhance your skills and advance your career.
  • Chance to make a significant impact by contributing to the success of high-profile projects and initiatives.

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