Who we Want :
Collaborative partners. People who build and leverage cross-functional relationships to bring together ideas, information, use cases, and industry analyses to develop best practices.
Detail-oriented process improvers. Critical thinkers who naturally see opportunities to develop and optimize work processes finding ways to simplify, standardize and automate.
Analytical problem solvers. People who go beyond just fixing to identify root causes, evaluate optimal solutions, and recommend comprehensive upgrades to prevent future issues.
Job Description :
Work as part of a Global Network Engineering team to deliver network infrastructure projects in line with identified requirements.
Work with key stakeholders to ensure that all deliverables are complete within agreed timelines to Stryker standards. Ensure that at project closure, handover to Network Operations is completed.
What you will do :
Design and deploy company LANs, WANs, and wireless networks, including routers, switches, UPSs, and other hardware to company standards.
Configure networks to ensure their smooth and reliable operation for fulfilling business objectives and processes in line with architectural guidance.
Work with project teams to ensure that during discovery phase detailed planning is done to ensure network designs meet business need and minimize risk during operational lifecycle.
Collaborate with executive management and department leaders to assess near- and long-term network capacity needs and identify areas within the Global Network that need risk mitigation.
Create and maintain documentation as it relates to network configuration, network mapping, processes, and service records.
Ensure handover to Network Operations team is completed at the end of all projects and changes including, network diagrams and documentation, network monitoring, configuration backups, network maintenance agreements and circuits billing are in place where appropriate.
Follow company procedures and ITIL best practice for Change, Incident, Capacity and Problem management.
Conduct research on network products, services, protocols, and standards to remain abreast of developments in the networking industry.
Interact and negotiate with vendors, outsourcers, and contractors to secure network products and services are delivered in line with expectation to ensure successful delivery of services.
Manage and / or provide guidance to members of the team.
Fluent in Spanish
Implement and maintain controls and security to comply with regulations including but not limited to FDA, SOX, ISO regulatory authorities.
Coordinate prepare for and respond to all IT audit requests and resolve any audit findings.
Work closely with the Network Architecture Team to identify opportunities enhance network designs / standards and ensure current standards are followed
Work with the Network Operations team to help resolve high impact network issues in a timely manner.
Provides technical leadership for Network Engineering team in the area of Operational Technology
Work with the broader teams (Automation / Engineering / Operations / Maintenance) to ensure flawless execution of the strategic roadmaps with a focus on delivering business case benefits.
Build strong relationships with IT Business Partners and the manufacturing locations to understand the function, needs and strategic direction of each site.
Select a segmentation design based on shop floor layout, business / product process, or manufacturing process, and deploy appropriate design based on collaboration with OT Customers, and production cycle times and product tiers.
Deep technical expertise on IT infrastructure related to manufacturing such as Operating System, Network, End User Devices, Mobility Technologies.
Design / Build / Deploy end to end MFG Network solutions from Layer 1 through 7, with strong perimeter security using Next Generation Firewalls.,
What you need :
Minimum Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or other relevant field of technology or equivalent work experience.
Current Cisco CCNP, PCNSE or equivalent professional certification.
ITIL v3 foundation or higher qualification desirable.
Minimum 6 years experience and demonstrated ability to design and implement with Cisco LAN, WAN, WLAN and Palo Alto Firewalls based on standards based architecture.
Demonstrable skills in design using ISA95 architecture as baseline.
Experience with OT protocols and usage OPC, CIP, PTP, DLR.
Applied technical knowledge of current network hardware, protocols, and Internet standards, including the OSI model and TCP / IP
Proven track record delivering infrastructure projects in a fast changing multinational environment including data center and manufacturing environments
Vendor management experience developing and reviewing statements of work
Experience of Python or other scripting language and network automation desirable.
Experience of Data Centre environment, Nexus Switching and F5 load balancing desirable
Experience of delivering network infrastructure in a regulated manufacturing environment and manufacturing systems desirable
Experience of cloud networking desirable.
Experience of deploying SD-WAN desirable.
Applied knowledge of applicable data privacy practices and laws
Experience working in multinational manufacturing environment desirable
Physical & mental requirements :
Demonstrated ability to achieve objectives with little oversight and effectively prioritize tasks in a high-pressure dynamic environment
Demonstrated analytical and problem-solving abilities, keen attention to detail
Demonstrated customer service orientation
Experience and demonstrated success working in a global team-oriented, collaborative, virtual environment
Strong security mindset
Demonstrate the ability to analyze and determine root cause, develop remediation plans, and implement them.
Demonstrated interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills
Demonstrated ability to conduct research into networking issues and products
Demonstrated ability to present ideas in user-friendly language
Aptitude to learn new skills and technologies to meet changing needs
Ability to peer review technical documentation prepared by colleagues
Ability to identify areas for improvement and be an ambassador for change.
Must be able to lift 25 lbs.