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Network Operations Manager
CA
Westwood
Permanent
JN -012020-3318

Network Operations Manager –

 Job Description

 Responsibilities:

• Responsible for managing and setting priorities for the monitoring and operations of network systems, including LANs, WANs, Internet, intranet, wireless and security
• Coordinates with DevOps, Engineering, Operations, and Product in the deployment of new technologies and systems
• Manage our network operations teams to build, scale, deploy and support our global network infrastructure
• Lead and hire a growing team of engineers in a fast-paced 7 x 24 environment that includes hiring, performance, coaching, and development of well-rounded, world-class professionals
• Be available for on-call rotation among Network and Infrastructure leadership
• Manage relationships with third-party support organizations under your guidance along with SLA adherence
• Identify new opportunities for automation and process improvements and improve the customer experience
• Focus on network reliability and operational simplicity through continuous improvement and data-driven decision making, and lead the development of operations processes and procedures, and the optimization of tools and monitoring capabilities.
• Contribute to network automation through a workflow-oriented mindset (planning, design, implementations and operations of critical network functions).
• Build and maintain tools to monitor, notify, and report to management, operations, and technical team
• Maintains accurate program estimates, timelines, project plans, and status reports
• Resolves conflicts by demonstrating leadership and appropriate decision-making competencies 
 
Desired Skill Set:
• Be a hands-on manager with technical experience in networking, systems, hardware and software
• Knowledge of Network Operations monitoring and management tools and deployment processes and services
• Possesses high level understanding and experience in the following systems: IP Networking, Cisco Switching, Linux administration, AWS (EC2, VPC, etc.), OpenVPN, Sensu, Chef, Ruby, Docker, Atlassian Stack (Jira, Confluence, BitBucket, etc.) 

Requirements/Qualifications:
• Bachelor’s degree in Networking, IT, or related field
• Minimum 6+ years or experience in Networking, IT, Operations, or System Administration
• 2+ years of leadership role in Network or Operations
• Experience in managing teams across multiple locations and geographies
• Demonstrated ability in people management, strategic planning, risk management, change management, and project management
• Experience designing and maintaining servers, or network equipment
• 4+ years of experience working with networking protocols
• 4+ years of experience working with Cisco and Juniper routers and switches
• 2+ years Software Engineering or Scripting experience with Python, Perl, C# or Go in a network operations and monitoring domain
• An ability to quickly identify and drive to the optimal solution when presented with a series of constraints
• Self-motivated individual that possesses excellent time management and organizational skills
• Exceptional verbal and written communications skills  
 
We offer a very competitive base salary, stock options, fully paid comprehensive health insurance for the employee and entire family.  If this sounds like the right opportunity for you, please apply here today.