National Grid Lead Technical Engineer - Cloud Network Infrastructure in Waltham, Massachusetts

_About the Position:_

We are currently looking for a Cloud Network Infrastructure Technical Engineer to join the Network Infrastructure Services team and support collecting information from the network that will be used to review and adjust future plans for architectures and product roadmaps for National Grid’s corporate Network and Public and Private Cloud Services.

_Position Responsibilities (including but not limited to):_

The Cloud Network Infrastructure Technical Engineer works with vendors, partners and service delivery team to review network performance, availability and services outages and provide reports that will be used as input for new requirements for service and architecture improvements considering Data Infrastructure and Public and Private Cloud Infrastructure supporting National Grid business requirements.

This position is responsible to provide the specialized technical skills and knowledge for the network performance review, upgrading, configuring and maintaining the Cloud Network Infrastructure.

The Cloud Network Infrastructure Technical Engineer collects data from production environment and from partners operating the Network Infrastructure. Information will support a design review process where business requirements and new technical solutions will be proposed to be applied towards the network development roadmap. The Cloud Network Infrastructure Technical Engineer is also responsible for data collection and review of the Data and Public and Private Cloud network infrastructure performance and oversight of the implementation and operation of these services.

_Knowledge & Experience Required:_

  • Educated to degree level in a relevant discipline or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.

  • Substantial experience in Service Delivery / Service Strategist disciplines in a complex multi-vendor environment.

  • Microsoft Azure and Amazon AWS Service Hosting

  • Cloud Network Security Engineering

  • LAN/WAN Engineering

  • Has thorough knowledge of network infrastructure and dynamic provisioning of network infrastructure in a cloud environment

  • Dynamic Provisioning

  • Network Performance Monitoring

  • End to End Service Assurance

  • The role is technical in nature. The candidate must be well versed in cloud network technologies and security services available at Microsoft Azure, Amazon Web Services, virtual security appliances (firewalls, load balancers), VPN Connectivity, Microsoft Express Route, Verizon SCI , as they relate to systems being developed and delivered but equally in the design and delivery of infrastructure roadmaps.

/National Grid is an equal opportunity employer that values a broad diversity of talent, knowledge, experience and expertise. We foster a culture of inclusion that drives employee engagement to deliver superior performance to the communities we serve. National Grid is proud to be an affirmative action employer, committed to providing equal opportunity to employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, national origin, ancestry, alienage or citizenship status, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, veteran status, predisposing genetic characteristics, or any other factor protected from discrimination under municipal, state, or federal law. We encourage all interested, qualified persons to join the National Grid team./

Job: *IS - US

Organization: *IS Service Delivery

Title: Lead Technical Engineer - Cloud Network Infrastructure

Location: MA-Waltham

Requisition ID: 20182299