TJX Senior Network Engineer - Cisco Routers and Switches in Massachusetts

There's nothing as exciting as that moment when you find an amazing value when you least expect it – except being part of the team that makes magical moments like these happen! At TJX, we are proud that, for 40 years, we have been providing amazing value to our customers, but the merchandise we sell is just part of our story. We believe our Associates bring our business to life, and we aim to support them by making TJX a terrific place to work. We are committed to leveraging the differences among our Associates, and believe that the diverse skills, experiences and background that they bring into the organization will help us continue to succeed.

We are a Fortune 100 company and the leading off-price retailer of apparel and home fashions in the U.S. and worldwide. Our retail chains include TJ Maxx, Marshalls, HomeGoods, Sierra Trading Post and Homesense, as well as tjmaxx.com and sierratradingpost.com in the U.S.; Winners, HomeSense and Marshalls in Canada; TK Maxx in the U.K., Ireland, Germany, Poland, Austria and the Netherlands, as well as Homesense and tkmaxx.com in the U.K.; and Trade Secret in Australia. In 2016, we had over $33 billion in sales, more than 3,800 stores, and 235,000 Associates. As a retailer committed to growth, success is always in style at TJX!

Provide forward thinking and set strategies for a Global Enterprise on new and current network technologies in the Voice and Data Network spaces. Responsible for being the subject matter expert and providing technical expertise on Cisco Nexus, ASA, IOS, IOS-F5 Load balancers, which includes IP Planning, Design, Engineering, Active Directories, Configuration, Optimization, Troubleshooting, Installing, Upgrading, Testing and Documenting, all in challenging and demanding Global Corporate Network environment and based on multinational standards. Contribute to, and maintain the Enterprise Network Roadmap. As our Voice and Data networks continue to evolve with new complex technologies and increased interdependencies, we have an additional need of technical experience to help drive direction in a Plan, Build, Run model. This position is part of a team of Senior Network Engineers partnering with Enterprise Architecture, Network Operations, other areas of IT and the Business, as well as existing and new vendors.

Responsibilities

  • Provides support for the most complex network support activities including off-shift support.

  • Designs and performs Network Engineering/Administration maintenance tasks and analyzes processes for improvement.

  • Performs the most complex network changes and implementations.

  • Analyzes, tests and implements changes and enhancements to Network Software and Hardware technologies.

  • Leads teams in moderately complex or medium scale network support, maintenance, change, designs, disaster recovery, capacity and implementation projects.

  • Collaborates with IT areas to identify network relationships and functional requirements. Analyzes and resolves issues related to information flow and content.

  • Contributes to technical design of network in partnership with all areas of IT.

  • Performs network performance and tuning activities.

  • Provides direction and guidance to more junior associates.

  • Provides support for complex Network and Infrastructure engineering/implementation activities. Activities may require off hours support to conform to business processing requirements.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Skills/Knowledge

  • Installation, management and troubleshooting Cisco (IOS and Nexus) routers, switches and firewalls.

  • Documenting network design, configuration and trouble locating procedures.

  • Maintain enterprise level WIFI network.

  • Project planning and implementation of enterprise wide networks.

  • Support of BlueCat DNS in Global Network.

  • Internet Service Provider(ISP), Network Service Provider(NSP), Application Service Provider(ASP).

  • Working with Network monitoring tools such as Splunk, spectrum and eHealth

Minimum Experience and Education

  • 5+ years working with network technology implementation of Infrastructure supporting retail and/or corporate business operations. Extensive experience with network design, delivery and support.

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Business Administration, Math or equivalent related experience. Industry certifications relevant to specialty technologies. (For example: Cisco CCNA, CCNP, CCIE, etc)

What's In It For You?

At TJX, you'll not only enjoy working for an industry leader, but we also strive to provide a competitive salary and benefits package.

TJX considers all applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, gender identity and expression, marital or military status, or based on any individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. TJX also provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act and applicable state and local law.