About Barclays in the US
Barclays offers corporate and investment banking and credit card services in the US. Our 10,000 US colleagues are located in offices across the country, with headquarters in New York City. In 2017, Barclays announced plans to create a world-class campus in Whippany, New Jersey, for our Technology, Operations and Functional teams in the US. Other principal locations include Delaware, Nevada, Ohio and Maine.
Global Technical Infrastructure Services is a central team that engineers, develops and supports IT infrastructure of the bank. Hosting services, Collaboration services and service management are building blocks of Infrastructure Services. It comprises of:
Barclays Foundation Services (BFS) that provides Networks function and System and Services Management
Barclays Hosting Services (BHS) that provide hosting solutions
Barclays Collaboration Services (BCS) that provides tools for collaboration and workspace
We are an equal opportunity employer and we are opposed to discrimination on any grounds.
About Core Networks
Global Network services provide Data Connectivity, Voice, Firewall and Core services and products to Barclay's internal and external customers. The services offered by Connectivity are defined as a 'multi cluster service' and is aligned to Tier 1 criticality.
It is the policy of Barclays to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, alienage or citizenship status, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by law.
Dynamic working gives everyone at Barclays the opportunity to integrate professional and personal lives, if you have a need for flexibility then please discuss this with the hiring manager.
Overall purpose of role
Network Engineering Technologist responsible for working with a team of internal and external partners to deliver complex network solutions in alignment with our business needs and overall network strategy. This includes:
Working with key stakeholders to develop network designs in support of LAN, MAN, WAN, data centre, Wireless, extranet, and branch deployments
Securing funding for proposed designs via governance process (i.e. review of technical designs documentation and build of material), while keeping in mind opportunities for cost reductions
Solution engineer is responsible for design, build and deployment activities to deliver appropriate infrastructure solutions to meet customer requirements at an enterprise level and within budget
Contribute to the definition of network infrastructure strategy and policy by taking an active role in working with Product Managers and Product Engineers to influence architectural strategy
Subject Matter Expert in one or more network technologies and working knowledge across all other network technologies utilized by Barclays
Risk and Control Objective
Ensure that all activities and duties are carried out in full compliance with regulatory requirements, Enterprise Wide Risk Management Framework and internal Barclays Policies and Policy Standards
7 years of experience in designing and implementing complex data networks
7 year in-Depth technical knowledge of network components (switches, routers, firewalls, load balancers, proxy, wireless, etc.) and routing protocols (TCP/IP, BGP, OSPF, EIGRP, Mulitcast, ACI, etc.)
Four-year college degree in Telecommunication Networks, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent experience
Data - CCIE qualification or equivalent experience
7 years experience in designing large-scale, enterprise network solutions in large, financial institutions
Extensive Knowledge and experience with Cisco technology
Extensive Knowledge and experience with data centre design and deployment
Extensive knowledge and experience with WAN routing technologies
Extensive knowledge and experience with Load Balancer technologies
Extensive knowledge and experience with Proxy, DNS and DHCP technologies
Extensive knowledge and experience with Firewall technologies
Extensive knowledge and experience with VoIP and TraderVoice technologies
Extensive Knowledge and experience with ACI technology
Good knowledge of wireless technologies and implementation
Good knowledge of MAN technologies, optical networking
Good knowledge of SIP technologies.
Purpose and Values
Barclays has a single cross-business Purpose for Barclays and five core Values which underpin it.
Our Purpose is helping people achieve their ambitions in the right way. Put simply this is the answer to the question 'What is Barclays for?' and it should guide our every action as employees.
We respect and value those we work with, and the contribution that they make.
We act fairly, ethically and openly in all we do.
We put our clients and customers at the centre of what we do.
We use our energy, skills and resources to deliver the best, sustainable results.
We are passionate about leaving things better than we found them.
Website : http://group.barclays.com
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