HD Supply (NASDAQ:HDS) is one of the largest industrial distributors in North America. The company provides a broad range of products and value-add services to approximately 500,000 customers with leadership positions in maintenance, repair and operations and specialty construction sectors. Through approximately 260 locations across 36 states and six Canadian provinces, the company's approximately 11,000 associates provide localized, customer-driven services including jobsite delivery, will call or direct-ship options, diversified logistics and innovative solutions that contribute to its customers' success. With an active commitment to the communities in which we operate, HD Supply associates are part of a thriving organization that supports the virtues of wellness, diversity and inclusion – all of which are top priorities for the company. Equally as important is empowering our associates to grow professionally while providing competitive benefits and compensation. If you’re ready to find a rewarding career and achieve your full potential with a growing industry leader, HD Supply is ready for you!
Job Description & Qualifications
Maintain company-wide cabling and network equipment. Ensure peak performance for data communications systems. Manage installation of communications hardware by engineers. Assist with the development of budget plans, daily operations, and capital spending for branches. Oversee the integration of acquisitions to the wide area network.
Major Tasks, Responsibilities and Key Accountabilities
Supervises the design, analysis, engineering, and management of projects, recommendations, cost benefit statements, specifications, selection, and acquisition processes for proposed hardware, software, database, and network systems to meet established requirements.
Oversees the local and wide area networks. Manages network engineers on networktroubleshooting and problem diagnoses. Analyzes test data from engineers on hardware/software and makes recommendations.
Designs installation specifications and monitors progress of installation projects. Oversees and coordinates the daily activities of the network engineering team. Represents the group in resource planning, project assignments, budget/quote development, and hardware acquisition.
Helps design land and wide area network strategies for present and future designs. Serves as project planner for all data communication projects.
Provides day-to-day leadership at the functional level in support of new technologies, network performance, change management, problem management, and reliability.
Implements networksecurity at the corporate level as established by the corporate security director.
Assesses training needs and selects training tools for team members.
Nature and Scope
Solutions require analysis and investigation.
Achieves planned results by decisions and actions based on professional methods, business principles, and practical experience.
Manages a group or team of professional individual contributors and/or indirectly supervises support staff.
Located in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant conditions would be infrequent and not objectionable.
Most of the time is spent sitting in a comfortable position and there is frequent opportunity to move about. On rare occasions there may be a need to move or lift light articles.
Typically requires overnight travel less than 10% of the time.
Education and Experience
Preferred Qualifications & Job Specific Details
3-5 years of management experience in information systems with significant exposure to networkinfrastructure operations and support services.
Strong in-depth understanding of Cisco Network equipment
Interpersonal skills and experience in presenting
Problem solving and project management experience
Team working skills
Understanding of business
Financial planning and budgeting experience
Bachelor's degree in computer science or a related field preferred
Cisco Network related certifications are a plus
Job ID 2019-32310