Principal Network Engineer
Company: The Standard
Posted on: November 25, 2022
Posted Date: 2022-09-19Req ID: REQ002192About Us:
The Standard is a family of companies dedicated to helping its
customers achieve financial well-being and peace of mind. In
business since 1906, we're a leading provider of group and
individual disability insurance, group life, dental and vision
insurance, voluntary (employee-paid) benefits, absence management
services, and retirement plans and annuities for employers and
individuals. For more information about The Standard, visit
www.standard.com or follow us on Facebook, Twitter or LinkedIn.
Description:At The Standard, you'll join a team focused on putting
our customers first.Our continued success is driven by a
high-performance culture. We're looking for people who are
collaborative, accountable, creative, agile and are driven by a
passion for doing what's right - across the company and in our
local communities.We offer a caring culture where you can make a
real difference, every day. Ready to reach your highest potential?
Let's work together. What You Will Do : As a Principal Network
Engineer you will work with architects and other e ngineers to
research, plan, design, document , deploy an d improve an
enterprise class, highly secure LAN and WAN which supports our
business customers and serves our employees in campus office s,
field offices and as remote workers utilizing physical data centers
and cloud environments. You will work on the most significant and
critical solutions and technologies. Y ou will help set the
direction for next generation network environments, define best
practices, set the network roadmap and plan for the future in
technologies , capacity, disaster recovery, efficiency, and
infrastructure automation. This p osition also provide s t ier
three t echnical support to our network operations team . When
escalations occur, you'll collaborate to direct the restoration and
root cause investigation . We are on a multi-year journey to
modernize key infrastructure and transform how we deploy and
operate key infrastructure . This is a unique opportunity to h elp
define and drive network automation and DevOps into our future
state infrastructure. The Skills and Background You Will Need
EDUCATION: Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or
related discipline or equivalent experience .
EXPERIENCE: 12+ years of p roven experience and success as a netw
ork lead er partnering with security and operations to deliver
complex solutions and robust, reliable network servic es .
Cisco, Palo Alto, F5, Azure or other network related certifications
Expertise with software defined networks such as Cisco ACI or
Proven, continued success designing and implementing a broad array
of enterprise network technologies and components: Infoblox, F5
load balancers, Palo Alto firewalls, core and edge devices, LAN,
WAN, wireless, switches, routers, MPLS, DNS, VPNs and network
Success automating network infrastructure configurations via A
nsible and/or Python .
Success implementing SASE architecture components .
Proven experience in Azure and cloud to on-prem hybrid network
Experienced in Lean, Kanban, or Agile methodologies.
Traits of a Successful Candidate
An expert in multiple network technologies.
Technically c urious and driven as a lifelong learner.
Critical think er with s trong technical skills , diagnostic skills
, and problem-solving ability.
Solid written and verbal communication skills to negotiate
direction, drive projects to successful conclusion and deliver
knowledge to team members verbally and via clear designs, peer
reviews and collaborative discussions.
Self-starter, flexible, adaptable, collaborative , and motivat ed
to champion continuous improvement .
#LI-Remote Note: The Standard is required to provide a reasonable
estimate of the salary for this role when hiring a Colorado
resident. The salary for employees working in Colorado in this role
is listed below. The Standard's package also includes incentive
plan participation and comprehensive benefits including medical,
dental, vision, retirement, and paid time off.
Please note, eligibility to participate in an incentive program is
subject to the rules governing the program and plan. Any award
depends on various factors, including individual and organizational
Salary Range:$125,800.00 - $220,000.00Standard Insurance Company,
The Standard Life Insurance Company of New York, Standard
Retirement Services, Inc., StanCorp Equities, Inc. and StanCorp
Investment Advisers, Inc., marketed as The Standard, are
Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employers. All qualified
applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard
to race, religion, color, sex, national origin, gender, sexual
orientation, age, disability, or veteran status or any other
condition protected by federal, state or local law. The Standard
offers a drug and alcohol free work environment where possession,
manufacture, transfer, offer, use of or being impaired by an
illegal substance while on Standard property, or in other cases
which the company believes might affect operations, safety or
reputation of the company is prohibited. The Standard requires a
criminal background investigation, drug test, employment, education
and licensing verification as a condition of employment. All
employees of The Standard must be bondable.PI195920205
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