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Senior Network Engineer Job

Date: Jan 29, 2023

Location: Renton, WA, US, 98057

Company: PACCAR




PACCAR, Inc. is a Fortune 500 company established in 1905 and is recognized as a global leader in the commercial vehicle, financial, and customer service fields. PACCAR is a global technology leader in the design, manufacture and customer support of high-quality light-, medium- and heavy-duty trucks under its internationally recognized brands Kenworth, Peterbilt and DAF nameplates. PACCAR designs and manufactures advanced diesel engines and provides customized financial services, information technology and truck parts related to its principal business. 
Your next career move is waiting at PACCAR whether you want to design the transportation technology of tomorrow, support the staff functions of a dynamic, international leader, or build our excellent products and services. Join the PACCAR team today! 



Your Role as a Sr Network Engineer at PACCAR  


This Sr. Network Engineer position works with multiple stakeholders and partners across PACCAR to analyze business requirements and develop the global network strategy and technology roadmap. This positions responsibility includes designing and implementing PACCAR’s global networks meeting design criteria in a cost effective, secure and maintainable manner.  Supports multiple systems through maintenance, modification, optimization and tier 3 problem resolution. This position coordinates resources across various teams to deliver network projects globally. The Senior Network Engineer works closely with other Engineering leads in the broader Global Technology & Operations (GT&O) organization as well as Security Operations organization to provide end-to-end solutions for our business partners. This position requires a broad knowledge across network, compute platforms, cloud, telephone, Unified Communications, and security disciplines. 



About the Team 


As a Sr. Network Engineer, you will work with the Network Operations and Solution Team.  The Network team within PACCAR focuses tier-2, tier-3 Global networking and innovation technologies supporting Heavy-Duty Truck Manufactory Industry.  As part of a diversified global Fortune 500 company, the Network Operations Team works on a huge variety of projects; Data Center SDN modernization, WAN Expansion modernization, Wireless Modernization, End-of-Life Network replacement, Network Automation, and Multi Cloud infrastructure Projects.  The Network Operations team deliver day-to-day operations and high-impact and high-visibility projects. Come join this dynamic, growing, and pioneering team! 



Job Responsibilities 

  • Lead the development of the department’s technical vision and strategy for PACCAR’s networks including WAN/LAN, Wireless/Mobility, Unified Communications, and SAN. 

  • Implement automation to streamline all aspects of network management including processes, provisioning, performance, and notification.   

  • Lead and expand global strategies to implement new technologies based on developed vision.  

  • Present new and emerging technologies to management through vendor presentations and/or personal experiences, which provide financial benefit or increase productivity.  

  • Leads and work with peers in cross-functional global teams.  

  • 3rd level support on PACCAR’s network infrastructure and its peripheral equipment. Document network problems and resolution for future reference and automate to reduce support.  



Required Experience and Skills 

  • 10+ years of professional Networking Technology experience at an enterprise level; 7+ years of hands-on networking Engineer (Cisco, Proxies, Firewalls, F5 Load Balancers, WAN Optimization) Knowledge of Virtual Networking Products like Cisco DNA, Cisco ACI, SDDC, SD-WAN and Premised based and Cloud based networking and security solutions. 

  • Knowledge of Cloud Apps, Multi Cloud technologies & ecosystems, mainly AWS, Azure and Google. 

  • Understanding of current and emerging wireless network technology in an enterprise setting.  

  • Experience with IPv6 migration     

  • Proven track record in the design of secure enterprise level networks.  

  • Expert knowledge of TCP/IP applications and protocols, MPLS, BGP, OSPF, HSRP, STP.  

  • Experience with IPSEC and SSL based VPN equipment.  

  • Strong knowledge of IP switched storage networks.  

  • Experience with converge network LAN/SAN/SDN desired.   

  • Palo Alto Firewall and F5 GigIP Load balancer administration experience is a plus.  

  • Experience with Red Hat Ansible and DevOps environments. 

  • Knowledge in security including authentication and encryption protocols.   




  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Systems, Computer Science, or related field  

  • Cisco certifications required: CCNA, CCNP, CCIE or CISSP.  

  • Masters or MBA are desired  



Physical Requirements 


  • This job requires possible ladder use, working in confined spaces, lifting up to 50 pounds, pushing, pulling as well as bending and stooping.  



PACCAR Benefits

As a U.S. PACCAR employee, you have a full range of benefit options including:

  • 401k with up to a 5% company match
  • Fully funded pension plan that provides monthly benefits after retirement
  • Comprehensive paid time off – minimum of 10 paid vacation days (additional days are provided with additional seniority/years of service), 12 paid holidays, and sick time
  • Tuition reimbursement for continued education
  • Medical, dental, and vision plans for you and your family
  • Flexible spending accounts (FSA) and health savings account (HSA)
  • Paid short-and long-term disability programs
  • Life and accidental death and dismemberment insurance
  • EAP services including wellness plans, estate planning, financial counseling and more


Diversity & Inclusion


PACCAR is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veteran/Disability corporation. Having a diverse and inclusive work environment ensures PACCAR has the talent needed to conduct business today and in the future by leveraging different backgrounds, skills, and viewpoints. We believe diversity in the workplace increases innovation, results in better decisions, and increases employee engagement.

PACCAR’s IT Division promotes Diversity and Inclusion through mentorship, events, celebrations, and affinity groups. The IT Division has an active Diversity Council and supports initiatives and activities for all. PACCAR supports women through the PACCAR Women’s Association (PWA), Women in Trucking, and Women in Technology International (WITI). Educational awareness programs such as Unconscious Bias, Male Allyship and Inclusive Leadership are just a few of many trainings offered. PACCAR is a supporter of PRIDE and celebrates many different multi-cultural events.



Additional Job Board Information

PACCAR is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veteran/Disability. At PACCAR, we value talent and promote growth and development. We carefully consider numerous compensation factors, including your education, training, or experience. The salary range for the Senior Network Engineer is $102,700 - $160,700 annually. Additionally, this role is eligible for a full range of benefit options listed above. This position is also eligible for a holiday gift.

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Nearest Secondary Market: Bellevue

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