Network Data Engineer
Bank of America
Job Title: Network Data Engineer
Corporate Title: Assistant Vice President
At Bank of America, we are guided by a common purpose to help make financial lives better through the power of every connection. Responsible Growth is how we run our company and how we deliver for our clients, teammates, communities and shareholders every day.
One of the keys to driving Responsible Growth is being a great place to work for our teammates around the world. We’re devoted to being a diverse and inclusive workplace for everyone. We hire individuals with a broad range of backgrounds and experiences and invest heavily in our teammates and their families by offering competitive benefits to support their physical, emotional, and financial well-being.
Bank of America believes both in the importance of working together and offering flexibility to our employees. We use a multi-faceted approach for flexibility, depending on the various roles in our organization.
Working at Bank of America will give you a great career with opportunities to learn, grow and make an impact, along with the power to make a difference. Join us!
Our team consists of 25 Network Operations engineers, conversant in a range of Data, Security, Voice and Collaboration technologies. This role is to be based in Camberley .
We work closely together and support each other, and we are known for being one of the high performing teams in the business. We are part of a follow the sun model so this involves interaction with our global colleagues in the AMRS and APAC regions (specifically the US, Singapore and India).
As part of the team, you will provide operational support for routing and switching in Data Center and DMZ environments, comprising of technologies such as Cisco IOS, NX-OS and Arista CloudVision
To ensure smooth operations, you will also provide global support in the areas of SD-WAN, wireless and supplementary technologies. You will interpret and respond to service impacting alerts, manage issue resolutions and collaborate with other teams to achieve a common goal.
You will lead production support triage efforts for network infrastructure incidents, manage bridge line troubleshooting, and engage in technical research and troubleshooting when necessary.
Provide status updates and technical detail for awareness communications and ensure accuracy of all communications sent.
Identify possible production failure scenarios, vulnerabilities and opportunities for improvement and take ownership of escalation.
You will participate in creation of technical documentation to streamline technical remediation timelines where possible.
We are looking for a detailed orientated and analytical person with great communication skills ability to work in a collaborative environment
What we are looking for:
You have proven experience in networking technologies working in an operational capacity.
You possess an industry recognised certification, eg Cisco CCNP, Arista ACE programme (desirable)
You have a working knowledge of WAN,LAN, routing and switching technologies.
You possess knowledge of automation technologies such as Python and Ansible
You may previously have worked in Financial Services or another large enterprise setting
Benefits of working at Bank of America
Private healthcare for you and your family plus an annual health screen to help you manage your physical wellness with the option to purchase a screen for your partner
Competitive pension plan, life assurance and group income protection cover if you become unable to work as a result of a disability or health reasons
20 days of back-up childcare including virtual tutoring and 20 days of back-up adult care per annum
The ability to change your core benefits as well as the option of selecting a variety of flexible benefits to suit your personal circumstances including access to a wellbeing account, travel insurance, critical illness etc
Use of a flex fund to use towards benefits
Access to an emotional wellbeing helpline, mental health first aiders and virtual GP services
Ability to donate to charities of your choice directly through payroll and the bank will match your contribution
Opportunity to access our Arts & Culture corporate membership programme and receive discounted entry to some of the UK and Ireland’s most iconic cultural institutions
Opportunity to give back to your community, develop new skills and work with new groups of people by volunteering in your local area
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