Lead Network Engineer

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SS & C Technologies Inc
IT, Network, Engineers, Research, WAN, Ethernet, VPN, STP, Cisco, Software, Python, Perl
Full Time

Job Description

The speed of technology. The influx of data. Shifting regulations. Increased customer expectations.

That's where you'll find SS&C, helping clients find opportunity in ever-changing and complex customer, business, and regulatory requirements. Mastering complexity is a constantly changing and evolving challenge - one that only a few people can embrace and thrive upon.

If you see your opportunity in complexity, then we are the right fit for you.

Job Description:

Organizational Overview

Global IT is the provider of Information Technology Services to the SS&C Enterprise. Our business is to connect our clients to their customers by automating business process, providing information for decision making, and providing productivity tools to increase efficiency. This includes the information technology infrastructure and architecture functions, as well as, global information privacy and security.

Role Overview

Lead Network Engineers are top-level technical contributors with advanced industry knowledge and company-related expertise in networking, communications, and related hardware and software. They demonstrate a versatile skill set in a variety of technologies applicable to the company's networking and computing infrastructure.


  • Automate, troubleshoot, consult with, and resolve highly complex network-related issues.
  • Research and conduct technical studies/evaluations on vendor products as well as on current and emerging technologies; they recommend appropriate investments in the company's network infrastructure, related communication technologies, and equipment.
  • Develop automation, methodologies, technical standards, security requirements, and best business practices to maintain and enhance the company's client-facing, Internet-facing, and internal network infrastructure and related communication technologies and equipment.
  • Analyze highly complex network-related requirements and develop high-level and complimentary detailed technical design documentation that supports an overall business solution for the client.
  • Lead and mentor others in peer technical design reviews by providing advanced technical advice in network planning, design, engineering, and architecture.
  • Lead and mentor others in peer technical design reviews by providing advanced technical advice in network planning, design, engineering, and architecture.


  • 8-10 years engineering, installing and configuring WAN connectivity solutions (Ethernet over MPLS, Site-to-Site VPN, etc.)
  • 8-10 years network engineering experience in large datacenter environments
  • 8-10 years installing and configuring routing protocols such as BGP and EIGRP
  • 8-10 years installing and configuring switching technologies (STP, VPC, FabricPath, etc)
  • Ability to understand and work in a complex network with minimal supervision
  • 8-10 years installing and configuring routers/switches, firewalls, VPN, DNS, load balancing and proxy technologies (Juniper, Cisco, Cumulus, F5, NGINX, Palo Alto, Versa, VMWare, NSX, etc.)
  • Excellent communications, interpersonal and customer support skills
  • Ability to lead project and teams
  • Software-Defined Network (SDN) and Software-Defined WAN (SDWAN) deployment knowledge
  • 8-10 years' experience in Network hardware refresh processes
  • SIP installation / Support Experience
  • Ability to script in Python, Perl or other Network Automation products
  • Strong documentation / Process development skills


Kansas City Missouri

SS&C is an equal opportunity employer and values a diverse and inclusive workplace. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, genetic information, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. For more information about Equal Opportunity in the Workplace please click here and here. SS&C is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to job applicants with disabilities. If you are a qualified individual with a disability and need an accommodation or accessibility assistance to complete the online application, please contact us at for assistance.

Company Information

S&C Technologies Holdings (NASDAQ: SSNC) is the world’s largest hedge fund and private equity administrator, as well as the largest mutual fund transfer agency. SS&C’s unique business model combines end-to-end expertise across financial services operations with software and solutions to service even the most demanding customers in the financial services and healthcare industries. SS&C owns and operates the full technology stack across securities accounting, front-to-back-office operations, performance and risk analytics, regulatory reporting, and healthcare information processes. SS&C’s trusted and proven technology delivers an unparalleled level of scalable capabilities for the most complex portfolios, the most sophisticated strategies, and the highest volumes of transactions. Through a series of carefully selected acquisitions and organic growth, the breadth and depth of SS&C’s expertise in financial services and healthcare technology are unmatched. Founded in 1986 and headquartered in Windsor, Connecticut, the company is home to 22,000+ employees across 150 office locations in 35 countries globally. With 18,000+ clients across spanning the health and financial services industries, our customer’s needs and requirements are always at the forefront of our strategy.

Dice Id : 10185448
Position Id : R251498
Originally Posted : 1 month ago

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