Network Architect at TransUnion
What We'll BringOur quest to modernizing the way we do technology is not slowing down anytime soon. We continue to make big strides in our agile atmosphere to bring the latest in products and solutions within the cloud infrastructure. Our cloud teams have the potential to shape the future by solving thought-provoking problems and using transformational technology to further enhance our capabilities in this data-driven world. Helping our clients build trust begins with a strong team of innovators ready to pave the way with strategy and optimization in mind. You’ll have the chance to thrive in a culture of ownership and delivery as these efforts continue to expand. As technology evolves, our advantage in having an ecosystem of innovation and modernization creates an unmatchable environment. These advantages can enable you to be at the center of groundbreaking discoveries.
What You'll Bring
10 or more years of progressively responsible professional experience in Information Technology with a focus on Network Engineering or Cloud Engineering organizations. Progressive responsibility should include direct hands-on and architectural involvement in software defined networking, automation, and implementation of private and hybrid clouds.
Superior communication skills (both written and verbal) regardless of audience.
Expert level understanding of data communications protocols focusing on TCP/IP
5 or more years of experience with Cisco routers and switches in a Data Center / WAN infrastructure
Advance level understanding of Cisco Nexus series (9K ACI and 7K) datacenter networking
5 or more years of experience with Cisco security tools like Firepower Threat Defense and ASA
Extensive hands-on experience working with software defined network solutions such as OpenFlow, OpenStack, Cisco SDWAN (Viptela), Cisco ACI, DDI Implementation (e.g. Infoblox), Cisco Meraki, VMware NSX, etc…
Prior experience in formulating standards for hybrid cloud connectivity and enabling mixed (hybrid) workloads.
Hands-on implementation experience in building AWS cloud foundations to support production-scale workloads.
Detailed understanding of load balancing (F5 preferred)
5 or more years of experience in routing protocols, such as BGP and OSPF.
5 or more years of experience in switch fabric technologies, such as 802.1aq, VXLAN, FabricPath, TRILL, QFabric, and Virtual Cluster Switching.
What we’d love to see:
Experience creating technology roadmaps for traditional network teams undertaking automation, API, and cloud journeys.
Experience in delivering architecture solutions through all phases of the project lifecycle via proven agile methodologies (including requirements definition, solutioning, implementation, and testing).
Development experience with Amazon Web Services
Working knowledge of Ansible (or similar automation platforms), Python, bash, Docker, and Kubernetes.
Exposure to automated deployment scripts and tools for system provisioning and configuration
Experience in developing software using API calls, microservices, serverless compute
Working knowledge of a breadth of Infrastructure technologies beyond Network (server, storage, clustering, etc.)
Hands on experience building large scale application deployments, standard three tier web applications, big data and analytics workloads
Degree in STEM field
Familiarity with other external cloud platforms (Azure, Google Cloud Platform etc.)
Hands on experience with Puppet or similar configuration management tools
Experience with software defined everything using CloudFormation and/or Terraform
Experience using DevOps tools and processes; creation of CICD pipelines
Development within a hybrid cloud environment
Impact You'll Make
You'll work with a team of engineers focused on building and maintaining the foundational network elements/components of our hybrid cloud implementation as part of TransUnion’s technology transformation.
You'll participate in the Agile planning for the Cloud Networking team as part of the broader Cloud Foundation project.
You’ll collaborate with managers, application developers, infrastructure engineers, application/infrastructure architects, and operations staff in support of the above and solve real business problems
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability status, veteran status, marital status, citizenship status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other characteristic protected by law.