General Electric Build & Release Engineer - DCLAN in Pierre, South Dakota

About Us:

GE is the world’s Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www.ge.com/sites/default/files/15-000845%20EEO%20combined.pdf . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Role Summary:

The Network Engineer will implement network solutions to enable the 400,000+ GE employees across the globe. The professional will contribute to network strategy and drive delivery of network initiatives for one of the largest commercial networks in the world. The focus will be on best of breed dynamic network that enables our global strategic datacenters.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Partner with senior engineers to create tactical designs, configurations, scripts and documentation to effectively deliver network solutions and transition to operational support

  • Contribute to lifecycle management process including proactive assessment of capacity & obsolescence risks, certification & implementation of new hardware / software / features, and maintenance of tech stack & standards documentation

  • Contribute to strategic design to extend network capabilities to meet business requirements for robust, secure, high-speed, low-latency connectivity within GE’s multi-tenant datacenters

  • Support senior engineers, Network Principal Technologists (PTs) and Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) to bring cutting edge networking technology to the environment through New Technology Introduction (NTI) efforts Qualifications/Requirements: Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Information Systems, Information Technology, Computer Science or Engineering from an accredited college or university or equivalent experience

  • 1-3 years of experience supporting enterprise network infrastructure Desired Characteristics:

  • Must be willing to work out of a GE Hub location

  • 2 years of experience supporting large enterprise network infrastructure at a Fortune 500 company

  • Certifications such as CCNA or CCNP, etc.

  • Experience with scripting and automation a plus

  • Shows a passion to learn and a thirst for knowledge

  • Embraces change and able to work in a fluid environment#DTR Locations: United States; Georgia, Ohio; Cincinnati, Atlanta, AlpharettaGE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeocselfprint_poster.pdf . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion​ of a background investigation and drug screen.