Noble Energy, Inc. Network Architect/ Engineer in Houston, Texas

Provides support, guidance, and direction for network trouble issues. Provides analysis, implementation, maintenance and support of all enterprise-wide networking solutions. Monitors and evaluates network systems tracking problems; recommends and implements solutions and improvements. Performs upgrades to hardware and software as required.

Detailed Description

  • Provides expert networking and telecommunications consulting, guidance, and strategic planning.

  • Interprets business requirements into technical frameworks, and provides technology roadmaps governed by strategic direction, business requirements, and alignment with all other technology portfolios.

  • Participates in design of all LAN/WAN networks providing core guidance based on defined designed standards. Evaluates and tests network and telecommunications technologies and develops value propositions for such technologies in alignment with enterprise goals.

  • Analyzes and develops business requirements to drive the development of network and telecommunications solutions and their frameworks.

  • Performs network modeling and capacity planning.

  • Develops technology roadmaps and strategic plans around networking and telecommunications.

  • Keeps abreast of network and telecommunications vendors and how they are competing and impacting the market.

  • Designs and publishes network and security standards, and processes to maintain corporate and regulatory standards.

  • Analyzes regional project needs/requirements and recommends network systems and hardware.

  • Coordinates with other technology architects to provide enterprise wide technology planning and roadmaps.

Job Requirements

  • Typically requires Bachelor’s degree in related field.

  • 8+ years of experience with IP routing and switching

  • 8+ years of experience administering firewalls and IP security systems

  • 5+ years of experience with Cisco IP voice systems

  • 5+ years of experience in network analysis and monitoring experience

  • Cisco CCNP/DP or higher a plus

Additional Details

  • Normal office environment

  • Up to 30% Travel

  • Spends time physically, sitting, walking, lifting and performing routine installation and maintenance of equipment along with inspections.

  • Maximum # of pounds required to lift on an occasional basis - 60 lbs.

  • Able to move and run cables.

Job Title: Network Architect/ Engineer

Location: Houston, TX, US

Organization Name: Noble Energy Inc