IBM Watson Health Implementations Network Engineer in Austin, Texas

**Position must be located in one of the following geographic locations: Rochester, MN, Ann Arbor, MI, Boston/Cambridge, MA, Cleveland, OH, San Francisco, CA or Research Triangle Park (Raleigh), NCAt IBM we have an amazing opportunity to transform the world with cognitive business specifically in Watson Health. By using the vast amounts of information available today to identify new patterns and make new discoveries, we are helping cities become smarter, hospitals transform patient care, financial institutions minimize risk, and pharmaceuticals find cures for rare diseases. Join the forward-thinking teams at IBM solving some of the world’s most complex problems – there is no better place to launch or further your career.We have an exciting opportunity for a Network Engineer. In this broad role, you will be responsible for working with development and commercial operation teams to build the IT network infrastructure to support their development, testing and customer production services in SaaS and non-SaaS environments. These environments can be very diverse and exist in the IBM Watson Health Solution Development / Test, and Production clouds. The right candidate will have a broad background in general networking, SaaS environment interoperability, and debug skills, including configuration of routers, switches, firewalls, and foundational knowledge in application network protocols, etc. You will be responsible for the following activities:•Maximize network performance by monitoring performance; troubleshooting network problems and outages; scheduling upgrades; collaborating with network architects on network optimization. You will be part of the networking support team and serve on the as a operaitonal network architect.•Secure network system by establishing and enforcing policies; defining and monitoring access.In this role you will communicate effectively by working closely with software development and commercial operation teams to resolve issues and be resourceful in learning new technologies in a very fast paced technical environment with changing priorities.Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.watsonhlth

3+ Years of experience with the following:

  • Demonstrated experience maximizing network performance by monitoring performance; troubleshooting network problems and outages.

  • Demonstrated experience with networking skills focused on Firewall Knowledge, VYATTA, IP Tables knowledge.

  • Experience with scheduling upgrades and collaborating with network architects on network optimization.

  • Established in securing network system by establishing and enforcing policies as well as experience with defining and monitoring access.

  • Proven experience working Development / Test, and Production cloud environments

  • Working knowledge of general networking, SaaS environment interoperability, and debug skills, including configuration of routers, switches, firewalls, and foundational knowledge in application network protocols.

  • General background working on the Intel platform, storage, SAN, network, middle ware, security, and Linux operating system knowledge.

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