United Technologies Corporation Associate Director, Network Services Management in East Hartford, Connecticut
Job ID: 01308245
City: East Hartford
Country: United States
Category: Information Technology
Job Type: Full Time
United States of America
PW100: East Hartford 400 Main Street, East Hartford, CT, 06118 USA
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At Pratt & Whitney, you will be part of an evolving, globally diverse company that’s moving fast to craft the future of aviation. Customers all over the world depend on our technology and the people behind it. As part of the team you’ll help answer today’s challenges in powered flight while crafting and supporting tomorrow’s solutions.
Pratt & Whitney, a recognized leading producer of the world’s most powerful jet engines, is looking for dedicated individuals to support our organization. If you aspire to work in a dynamic environment and possess the motivation to convert new ideas into practice, this may be the opportunity you’ve been looking for.
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Have you considered what it may be like to join our team and bring your career to Pratt & Whitney?
Out Digital Technology organization has is searching for a Network Services Manager to lead a team responsible for the P&W LAN, wireless LAN and WAN enterprise infrastructure based on business requirements.
Architecture, design, and implementation oversight, working with corporate on establishing LAN/WAN hardware/software standards
Provide business requirements for the network hubs
Identify and coordinate all network cost reduction activities with various providers
Coordinate the installation and deployment of new WAN circuits
Work with network providers to resolve infrastructure issues
Identify and test new WAN/LAN/wireless technologies
Provide oversight to the Internet DMZ environment on-premise as well as at our cloud providers
Provide project management and/or project oversight for related network infrastructure projects
Education / Certifications:
Bachelor's Degree required - preferred fields include Networking, IT, Engineering or Computer Science
Advanced Technology degrees preferred
Do you meet these Basic Qualifications?
You've obtained a Bachelor's Degree (required). Preferred fields include Networking, IT, Engineering or Computer Science
U.S. Citizen (required due to Government contractual requirements)
Minimum 7+ years of general experience Network Administration or Infrastructure Technology.
More than 1 year of leadership experience with direct reports or managing technical teams and/or contractors
How about any of these Preferred Qualifications?
Advanced degrees preferred
10+ years of experience with networking and data storage technologies, and leading technical teams, strategy and implementation projects
Experience with LAN and WAN technologies, routing standards and protocols, wireless technologies, topologies, and standard internet technologies and operation principles
Knowledge of router/switch vendor hardware and software, Firewalls and DMZ designs and standard methodologies
Microsoft Windows software for PCs and servers
DNS, WINS and DFS operation, Active Directory and LDAP directory services
Mobile computing and tablet technologies
Application deployment standards, architectures, and best-practices
A history of project management, process development and/or implementation that span organizational boundaries is important
Willingness to learn new technologies & take on new projects to grow experience
Ability to effectively influence and direct the actions of those not within the direct reporting chain is essential
Advanced interpersonal skills required including good written and oral communication capability
Ability to perform with high energy in fast paced environment with agility to adapt to changing business needs
Highly self-directed and able to learn quickly with a solid ability to drive and deliver results
Strong analytical skills, demonstrated organizational and leadership skills, examples of effective teamwork, a track record of consistently meeting deadlines and due dates
Ability to remain calm and composed under pressure, in a fast-paced environment of rapidly changing demands
Superb communication skills, written and verbal, with ability communicate in a clear and concise manner across various levels of the organization
You're a great teammate with excellent judgment, interpersonal skills, cultural awareness and professional maturity
Six-Sigma, Continuous Improvement, or Achieving Competitive Excellence (ACE) Associate Certification is preferred along with a proven track record of cost savings and continuous improvement accomplishments
Executive presentation experience and comfortable interacting with senior executive leadership. Lead, facilitate and manage change effectively
You are comfortable working Microsoft Office programs including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. SAP experience preferred
United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.
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United Technologies Corporation is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age, or any other federally protected class.
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