DISH is transforming the future of connectivity. We’re doing it by building the country’s first virtualized, standalone 5G wireless network from scratch. The foundation of a connected world, it’s a network free of the limitations of the past, and flexible enough to satisfy all the social, economic and transformative needs of the changing world.
Job Duties and Responsibilities
DISH Wireless is seeking a Senior Manager of Network Engineering over network automation to guide the planning, architecture and implementation of automation for network routers, switches and security devices across the nationwide environment supporting the buildout of our new 5G wireless infrastructure. The successful candidate will manage a team accountable for automation architecture and design of network devices in a large-scale service provider network. Network automation architecture and design will include the processes, scripts and other mechanisms used to manage network devices in an orchestrated, automated, zero-touch fashion including integration with higher-level end-to-end automation tools.
This role is a key, strategic part of our business, and presents an opportunity to implement and optimize the latest networking solutions. In this role, you will:
Develop and maintain a multi-year strategic infrastructure plan to include a long-term vision, technology roadmaps, goals and objectives;
Create and maintain network automation architecture and code configurations;
Support validation, deployment, optimization and operations of network nodes;
Manage capital budget, commercial contracts and hardware/software purchase orders;
Guide the testing and validation of new IP services, feature enhancements and software bug fixes;
Provide advanced technical leadership for complex project work, including functional subsystem upgrades for mission-critical network devices and services and strategic upgrades to the network.
Skills, Experience and Requirements
Ideal Senior Manager of Network Engineering candidates have:
Bachelor’s degree in electrical/computer engineering preferred, or ten or more years of professional experience in large enterprise or carrier space;
Understanding in API services to drive service-chain workflow processes minimizing human engagement and maximize consistency
Creating functions to help the NMS/AIOps environment to request automated corrective actions to the network
Working understanding of BPMN roles and responsibilities
Strong interdepartmental communication skills to both take in new requests, and partner with other organizations for automation
Professional networking certifications a plus – CCNP/CCIE/JNCIE or equivalent;
Public cloud certifications a plus – advanced networking, cloud network engineer, or equivalent
Architecture, design, and engineering of automation for zero-touch-provisioning, configuration management and operating software management;
Service provider IP routing;
IP Integration with public cloud providers;
Network configuration scripting with Perl, Python, Bash and Ansible
Process Orchestration systems(Camunda, etc) understanding is a plus
Design and implementation of automation tools
Compensation: $115,500.00/Year - $189,750.00/Year
Compensation and Benefits
We also offer versatile health perks, including flexible spending accounts, HSA, a 401(k) Plan with company match, ESPP, career opportunities, and a flexible time away plan; all benefits can be viewed here: DISH Benefits.
The base pay range shown is a guideline. Individual total compensation will vary based on factors such as qualifications, skill level, and competencies; compensation is based on the role's location and is subject to change based on work location. Candidates need to successfully complete a pre-employment screen, which may include a drug test and DMV check.
On-ramping/Off-ramping parental leave
Unconscious bias training
Remote work policy
Part time policy
Short term disability
Our adventure began by changing the way people watched TV, bringing DISH to where big cable wouldn’t: rural America. Since then, we have reinvented ourselves and our own industry with Sling TV to give millions of consumers more choice in entertainment. Today, we’ve officially entered the consumer wireless industry as the fourth largest wireless provider with our acquisitions of Boost Mobile, Ting Mobile ...