Avery Dennison Senior Network Design Engineer in New York, New York
Avery Dennison Corporation (NYSE: AVY) is a global materials science company specializing in the design and manufacture of a wide variety of labeling and functional materials. The company’s products and solutions, which are used in nearly every major industry, include pressure-sensitive materials for labels and graphic applications; tapes and other bonding solutions for industrial, medical, and retail applications; tags, labels and embellishments for apparel; and radio frequency identification (RFID) solutions serving retail apparel and other markets. The company employs approximately 36,000 employees in more than 50 countries. Reported sales in 2021 were $8.4 billion. Learn more at www.averydennison.com.
At Avery Dennison, some of the great benefits we provide are:
Health & Wellness benefits starting on day 1 of employment
Paid parental leave
Flexible work arrangements
Employee Assistance Program eligibility / Health Advocate
Paid vacation and Paid holidays
Digital transformation, business automation and resilience, and sustainability are resulting in an evolving technology landscape. Emerging cloud-native models, Internet of things, Operational Technology merging with Information Technology, cybersecurity threats, and immersive applications are dramatically impacting networking architectures and operations. Here at Avery Dennison, we are excited to look for a Sr. Network Consultant to join our team! In this role, you will contribute to defining network strategy, road-map, architecture, and technology preferences. You will also work within a team, and with external partners, responsible for the successful design, implementation and ongoing maintenance of enterprise network related solutions and services. Expertise in enterprise and cloud networking is required. The portfolio currently also includes active directory, remote access solutions, DNS & domain management and other services that are expected to evolve to meet business needs.
Avery Dennison is working towards a zero trust architecture future, therefore it would be beneficial if you have the knowledge of implementing and working within zero trust environments.
Location: U.S Based
Working with management develop Network Services strategies and road-maps
Identify solutions to new business requirements, develop business cases, and socialize to gain support
Design and implement functional and secure enterprise network infrastructure (WAN including SDWAN, multi-cloud connectivity, internet access, and remote worker solutions, cloud networking, branch networking, data center)
Help ensure solution development and use conformance to company strategy and policies
Perform technical & vendor evaluations and provide readouts and recommendations
Participate in and support projects across all business functions
Through the use of advanced tools and experience, resolve issues that tiers of support have raised (can include on-call support duties)
Be a technical liaison between management, cross-functional technical teams, service desk support staff and vendors management
Technical management of managed service providers
Working with operations management, identify process improvements and eliminate waste
Mentoring team members
Ongoing optimization such as traffic management configuration, capacity planning, troubleshooting processes to ensure adequate application delivery
Develop as-built documentation processes and provide support to maintain network diagrams and operational procedures
Uses knowledge and expertise to identify and implement cost optimization opportunities
Lifecycle management for network infrastructure
Assist with service positioning and user adoption of related technologies & services, taking into account regional considerations (language, business practices, culture etc...)
Travel as required to collaborate with IT partners and project teams (estimate 10%)
Requires 15+ years of experience in global networking design and support
Can demonstrate interest, proficiency, continued skill development specifically in cloud networking and security solutions
Zero-Trust architecture related experience is beneficial
3-5 years working with providers of managed services
5+ years leading cross-functional teams including vendors and internal IT staff
Bachelor’s degree preferably in Computer Science, Engineering or related field
CCNP (Enterprise, Security, Data Center) or equivalent certifications are a plus
Proven capability of delivering a broad range of traditional networking technologies and tools (e.g. routing and switching, routing protocols (EIGRP, OSPF, BGP), LAN systems, WAN transport (MPLS, DIA, broadband), WLAN, firewalls, load balancers, web proxies, DNS, DHCP, Network Access Control, packet sniffers and analysis, performance management tools (SNMP, Netflow etc)
Exceptional understanding of technical troubleshooting methodology
Ability to facilitate problem solving among administrative groups with varying needs and priorities, and to communicate well with administrative users, technical staff, and senior management.
Strong practical experience and proven methods for traffic management and capacity planning across different network domains (WAN, LAN, WLAN)
Knowledge of applicable laws, guidelines or regulations as they relate to global networking
Strong oral, written and document creation, and interpersonal communication and presentation skills across organizational boundaries.
Demonstrated project leading experience - constructing business cases, overseeing implementations, management reporting
Benefit from having IT financial planning and budgeting experience
Active Directory / Identity and access management experience (nice to have)
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or other protected status. EEOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled. All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.
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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or other protected status. EEOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled