AECOM Network Architect in Dallas, Texas
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We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.
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We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.
We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.
When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.
AECOM is seeking a Network Architect to join our Global Corporate IT team. The Network Architect has three main areas of responsibility – Designing solution architecture for technical projects, document existing solutions and environments, and being a technical resource and escalation point for engineering teams.
This position will be remote/virtual and open to a variety of locations in the US.
Working with stakeholders, the Network Architect will collect and review non-functional requirements for projects and create technical solutions that work within the Enterprise Architecture plan and own the technical details of the plan through implementation. The Network Architect will also be responsible for creating documentation for legacy solutions and be able to function as an escalation point for relevant operations task (such as incidents) in the environment.
Create and implement practical, reliable technical solutions for projects across AECOM’s Enterprise
Coordinate network architecture activities across all IT teams and 3rd party contractors
Create and maintain network standards
Present and defend solutions to the Architecture Review Board
Provide broad expertise to projects and SMEs across all phases of the project lifecycle
Create and maintain catalog of architecture artifacts such as project documentation, system diagrams, support processes
Act as escalation point for operational issues
Integrate business strategies with IT roadmaps and architecture decisions
Analyze operational information and participate in operational working groups to improve overall IT posture
Manage multiple high visibility, critical projects
Communicate technical strategies to non-technical executives
Translate business goals into IT strategy/roadmaps
Produce innovative solutions to complex problems
Provide technical expertise on a wide variety of networking topics
Lead inter-departmental technical teams
Demonstrate success through reporting and analytics
BA/BS plus at least 8 years of relevant experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education
Leadership experience in cross-functional roles
Excellent communication skills, particularly presenting solutions to a non-technical audience
Experience with diagraming and presentation applications
Deep understanding of ports/protocols, circuits, and networking standards
Switches/Routers – Cisco
Firewalls – Palo Alto
Voice – Cisco, MS Teams calling, QoS, SIP
Load Balancers/WAFs – F5
SDWAN - Viptela
PRISMA strongly preferred
Security tools (IDS/IDP, NTAP, Tufin)
Relevant certifications a plus
Relocation assistance is not available for this position
Sponsorship for US work authorization is not available for this position.
With infrastructure investment accelerating worldwide, our services are in great demand, and there’s never been a better time to be at AECOM! Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility.
AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Join us and let’s get started.
Business Line: Corporate
Business Group: Corporate
Strategic Business Unit: Information Technology
Career Area: Information Technology
Work Location Model: Remote