Noble Energy, Inc. Network 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
Responsible for providing 2nd and 3rd level support, guidance, and direction for network trouble issues. Monitors and evaluates network systems tracking performance and problems recommending and implementing solutions and improvements.
Installs, configures, and supports networking systems.
Evaluates, designs, analyzes and maintains all WAN/LAN transport for new and existing sites.
Installs, configures, optimizes and maintains routers and layer 2 and 3 switches along with other networking equipment.
Installs, maintains, and administers Cisco hardware, software and tools.
Provides 2nd and 3rd tier support for corporate and campus networks.
Develops, supports and implements network standards, processes and security to maintain corporate IT standards.
Develops, updates and audits network documentation.
Analyzes project needs/requirements and recommends network systems and hardware.
Develops, maintains and communicates project plans and status updates.
Bachelor’s degree in MIS or related discipline
OR High School Diploma + 5 additional years of related experience.
Prefer individuals with one or more of the following: Cisco CCNA, CCNP, CCDA, CCDP
5+ years of experience with Cisco routers and switches
5+ years of experience with networking systems
5+ years of experience with TCP/IP
Network security experience a plus
Network analysis and monitoring experience a plus
Experience with Routers, Firewalls, VPNs, IP Telephony, WAN, LAN, LAN/WAN Hardware, and protocols
Experience with Palo Alto Firewalls, and Riverbed Steelhead a plus
Occasional travel to a variety of domestic and international locations
On-call responsibilities for after hours support as required
Noble Energy does not sponsor employment-based visa petitions for this role.
Noble Energy is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled
No relocation assistance provided