Sr Network Engineer
At Bank of the West, our people are having a positive impact on the world. We’re investing where we feel we can make the most impact, like advancing diversity and women entrepreneurship programs, financing for more small businesses, and promoting programs for sustainable energy. From our locations across the U.S., Bank of the West is taking action to help protect the planet, improve people’s lives, and strengthen communities. We are part of BNP Paribas, a global leader supporting the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Yes, we’re a bank, but as the bank for a changing world, we are continually seeking to improve the ways we help our customers, while contributing to more sustainable and equitable growth.
Job Description Summary
With moderate supervision, will work as a key member of the Network Infrastructure and Operations team. This team is responsible for supporting an enterprise network for over 600 locations. Daily activities will include design, installation, maintenance and troubleshooting Cisco Networking and Security solutions, including but not limited LAN - Catalyst switches, Data Center - Nexus switches, F5 load balancers, WAN routers, Branch routers, Wireless (WLAN), APs and Controllers, Digital Network Architecture (DNA), Software-Defined Access (SDA), Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI), and Identity Services Engine (ISE) - Wired and Wireless. Additional functions may include completion of audit and compliance reviews and documentation. Additional duties as required and assigned.
Professional level skills in many of the following:
Requires 7 years minimum prior relevant experience.
Experience with Cisco router and switch device operation, management and configuration is required
Professional knowledge of routing protocols (BGP/EIGRP), LAN protocols, TCP/IP protocols, and protocol analysis is required
Knowledge of Cisco SDA/ACI/ISE is highly desirable.
Knowledge and skills in Cisco wireless network technologies is desirable
Knowledge and skills in Cisco Voice over IP (VoIP) network technologies is desirable
Ability to troubleshoot system and application problems in a multi-protocol network is required
Knowledge of F5 LTM is desirable
Technical expertise in the implementation, operation and design of multi-vendor and multi-protocol environments found in a leading edge data center
Intermediate capabilities in analytical, research, planning, and procedure documentation
General / Administrative
PC proficiencies including Microsoft Office and Visio
Exhibit strong interpersonal and leadership skills working in team environment
Effective verbal and written communication skills
Background and knowledge of the Banking regulatory environment
Lifting up to 50 pounds, frequent standing/walking
Bachelor's Degree or equivalent combination of education, certifications and experience
Cisco route/switch certification desired
Equal Employment Opportunity Policy
Bank of the West is an Equal Opportunity employer and proud to provide equal employment opportunity to all job seekers without regard to any status protected by applicable law. Bank of the West is also an Affirmative Action employer - Minority / Female / Disabled / Veteran.
Bank of the West will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance subject to the requirements of all state and federal laws and regulations.