Manager, Network Engineering (Remote)

Were Acxiom Trusted by the worlds biggest brands, we enable people-based marketing anytime, anywhere through a simple, open approach to connecting systems and data to deliver great experiences that matter.

Acxiom is looking for an experienced and dynamic Manager for its Network Engineering team.

Acxioms network is a key strategic asset and supports all customers and products.

In this role, you will lead and continue to build an existing team of talented engineers that operate around the world.

This role will focus on designing networking solutions that are efficient, secure, reliable, and serviceable.

You will partner closely across our business with Infrastructure, Network Engineering, and Security teams.

This position can be located in “almost” anywhere in the US.

What you will do: Evaluates, helps formulate, and implements network strategic plans to achieve contracting targets and manage costs Effectively defines and analyze metrics to drive standards, influence team behavior and achievement of goals Partners with engineering and operations teams ensuring security, delivery, and network availability Leads weekly status meetings, tracking issues, negotiating, and reviewing contracts and service agreements Responsible for identifying and managing cost issues and collaborating cross functionally to execute significant cost saving initiatives Ensures network Team is adhering to Information Security, Regulatory Compliance, Incident Management, Problem Management, and Change Management processes and practices Ensures all technical procedures (installation, configuration, run books) are documented and updated and are contributing to the maintenance of operational standards What you will need: Bachelors Degree or equivalent experience 8 years overall networking experience 3 years of relevant technical operations or engineering experience, and at least 2 years of people leadership in either a management or team lead role Experience building, implementing, and troubleshooting complex LAN and WAN architectures Hands-on experience designing, building, testing, and deploying large-scale network solutions Strong networking background, with good knowledge of related protocols and technologies (e.g.

BGP, OSPF, MPLS-VPN, VXLAN, EVPN) Experience working with load balancing technologies and security platforms (E.g Firewalls, IDS/IPS) Previous experience with the ServiceNow ITSM module is strongly desired Working knowledge of cloud networking, such as Amazon’s AWS networking services; Experience with VMware’s NSX-T networking stack a plus Data-driven you can organize, explore, and synthesize unstructured data into actionable insights to better inform operational decision-making Must possess strong communication skills and technical understanding to take complex technical concepts and present them to a range of technical and non-technical audiences Ability to gather requirements, analyze alternatives, provide cost analysis, test options, configure devices and recommend, document, and communicate highly technical solutions Experience working in a large enterprise environment with a focus around security, availability, resiliency, and performance You enjoy working cross functionally with various teams to gather key inputs and work well with diverse opinions GD17 Primary Location City/State: Homebased
– Conway, Arkansas Additional Locations (if applicable): Acxiom is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer (AA/EOE/W/M/Vet/Disabled) and does not discriminate in recruiting, hiring, training, promotion or other employment of associates or the awarding of subcontracts because of a person’s race, color, sex, age, religion, national origin, protected veteran, military status, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics or other protected status.

Who is Acxiom?

We are leaders in helping brands achieve the number one mantra for every business know your customer.

For fifty years, weve helped marketers deal with a fast-changing future of growing channels, data and technology.

By understanding the customer, marketers can communicate with relevance everywhere and drive better customer experiences that build a better brand and, in turn, better business.

Were one of the marketing industrys most experienced, respected and forward-thinking leaders.

For nearly fifty years, weve helped the worlds best marketers understand their customers so that they can reach people with relevance rather than randomness.

Our products and solutions form the data foundation that make it possible for marketers to drive better customer experiences and meaningful interactions at scale across every channel.

Our job opportunities will give you the opportunity to showcase your talents, grow your skills, and expose you to cutting-edge technologies, whether youre an engineer, developer, products guru, systems and security expert, sales and consulting executive, or an intern looking to gain real experience with a company that will make you stand out.

At Acxiom, our values begin with our associates, who are the single most important driver of our success.

Were looking to hire people who share our core values: collaboration, excellence, innovation, a focus on outcomes, and being empowered to make and own decisions that benefit our clients and our company.

Our values represent our brand promise to our clients and to our associates and define our company culture.

If you are interested in applying for employment with Acxiom and need special assistance or an accommodation to apply for a posted position, contact our recruiting department at 1-877-314-2049.

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