Manager Engineering

Scientific Games   •  

Las Vegas, NV

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services

  •  

5 - 7 years

Posted 48 days ago

Job Description

The person in this position is responsible for the day-to-day leadership and management of an engineering team as it applies to the network engineering, support, architecture efforts and development support of Scientific Games products as it relates to network technologies.

Essential Job Functions:
• Manages network team that designs and supports the Linked Games data centers and the network components on the 400+ remotes sites.
• Manages the Solarwinds NMS infrastructure alerts, and components
• A leader who “walks the talk” and rolls up his/her sleeves and gets actively involved with the project or issue  
• Analyzes and resolve the more complex network connectivity issues on remote casino installs
• Develops and maintains standard network configurations for all routers, switches and firewalls
• Analyzes daily/monthly reports of network outages and issues for anomalies and recurring issues
• A strong advocate of team building
• Participates in product approvals for multiple jurisdictions and agencies
• Troubleshoots and resolves network WAN outages and escalates with telecom provider as needed
• Main point of contact and lead subject matter expert related to network issues and provides 24x7 on call availability
• Provides mentoring and training to the other network engineers
• Other tasks as assigned

Job Requirements

Qualifications
Training and/or Experience:
• Minimum of five years experience in network engineering field
• Minimum of two years experience in managing personnel
• At least one Cisco CCNP certification required in either Routing and Switching, Security, or Data Center
• CCIE certification preferred in Routing and Switching

Education:
• Bachelor’s degree in related engineering discipline

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities:
• Advanced network troubleshooting skills using standard troubleshooting methodologies
• Knowledge of network monitoring protocols (SNMP) and systems such as Solarwinds
• Knowledge of trouble ticketing systems and methodologies
• Excellent knowledge of TCP/IP, including packet-level traffic analysis
• Advanced knowledge of spanning-tree, VTP, port channels and load balancing,
• Advanced ability in analyzing and troubleshooting packet captures using Wireshark
• Maintains Visio and Excel network documentation
• Expert knowledge of WAN protocols and circuits; MPLS, DSL, Frame Relay, DS1, DS0
• Expert experience in supporting and troubleshooting VPN Technologies - IPSec, DMVPN, and site to site VPN solutions
• Ability to set up network lab virtualization software; GNS3 and VIRL, to test new software and configuration changes and designs
• Deep understanding of routing protocols EIGRP, OSPF, BGP, MP-BGP, VRF, Multicast, AnyCast, MPLS, DSCP/QoS
• Expert Visio design/diagramming skills
• Thorough understanding of IP concepts including routing, VLAN's, QoS, tuning and capacity management concepts and tools
• Initiative, resourceful, and the ability to work independently
• Demonstrate strong communication skills to align cross functional teams and objectives and promote team outcomes
• Must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Requires excellent analytical, problem solving, organizational and time management skills.

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