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Your Role and Responsibilities
Who you are
Provide technical support to ensure a high degree of Customer Happiness through Service Level Agreement (SLA) & Process Compliance
Perform business impact analysis and risk assessments to reduce the likelihood of significant service outage or disasters.
If you thrive in a dynamic, reciprocal workplace, IBM provides an environment to explore new opportunities every single day. And if you relish the freedom to bring creative, thoughtful solutions to the table, there's no limit to what you can accomplish here. What will you do The Network SME will be a member on the Global Infrastructure Network Operate quad. This person will be responsible for network operations and infrastructure services regionally and globally. As a part of the Network Team, Your responsibilities will include day to day activity and support, participation in on-call rotation, and documentation.
This environment includes, but is not limited to: Cisco routers, Cisco IOS switches, Cisco Nexus line, Cisco ASA firewalls, Vyatta Firewalls.Requirements:* Experienced on cisco technologies like Cisco Nexus Switch, Cisco DC switches and Routers, WLC.
Hands on experience on network routing protocols like TCP/IP, IDS/IPS, VPN, IPSEC, GLBP, HSRP, BGP, CDP, STP, VTP, NAT, PAT, ISL, VLAN, WiFi, PBR.
Knowledge on Checkpoint and Cisco Firewall.
Experienced in SDN Technologies like Cisco ACI, and SD-Access.
Hands on experience on Load Balancer like Citrix Netscaler.
Good knowledge of Cisco/Aruba wireless controller & Wi-Fi LAN setup
IT process knowledge of availability, Change, Incident, Problem & Capacity Management.
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
Minimum of 3+ years' experience focused on Data Center network support, configuration and implementation
Total 5+ years of experience on core switching, routing, MPLS and FWs
Minimum of 3+ years' experience in enterprise-level networking with knowledge in TCP/IP, Routing Protocols (OSPF and BGPv4, etc.), SMTP and SNMP.
Exposure to Cisco UCS platform and related switching configurations
Experience deploying and maintaining wide area networks with emphasis on IPSec, L2L VPN, and Remote Access VPN
Networking and security architectural and engineering support experience across local, regional and global domains
Ability to effectively execute multiple IT projects and deadlines with limited supervision
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Working knowledge of AWS Networking, SDN, Checkpoint firewalls and F5 Load Balancers
Hands on experience with Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Experience with TCP/IP, networking, and DNS, SMTP, and HTTPS
Hands on experience with VLANs and routing
Strong knowledge of Linux/Unix security (Firewalls, ACLs, Authentication, etc.)
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Experience in Operating Systems tuning and configurations
Ability to obtain and maintain a Minimum Background Investigation (MBI)
Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
Bachelor's degree or equivalent, preferably in computer engineering, systems or related field
CCIE or equivalent industry &/or business networking experience desired
About Business UnitThis position currently sits within Global Technology Services (GTS) Infrastructure Services (IS) or a shared services function supporting GTS.
As announced in October 2020, IBM intends that its managed infrastructure services business of the GTS organization will become an independent company named Kyndryl by the end of 2021, creating two distinct and powerful market-leading companies.
Together, we will advance the vital systems that power the digital economy. Serving over 4,600 technology-intensive, highly regulated customers, including over 75% of the Fortune 100, our people will design, run, and manage the most modern and reliable technology infrastructure that the world depends on today.
We will work flexibly and in partnership with our customers to amplify business outcomes while always pushing ourselves to improve and meet all opportunities. Come join our team of diverse, devoted, and empathetic technology experts who are at the center of discovering what's next.
Please note: The final decision if this position will transition from IBM to Kyndryl is yet to be confirmed.
At Global Technology Services (GTS), we help our clients envision the future by offering end-to-end IT and technology support services, supported by an unmatched global delivery network. It's this unique blend of bold new ideas and client-first thinking. If you can restlessly reinvent yourself and solve problems in new ways, work on both technology and business projects, and ask, "What else is possible?" GTS is the place for you!
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