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Howard Hughes

Network Architect Howard Hughes
Dallas, TX

We own, manage and develop commercial, residential and mixed-use real estate throughout the country.

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About Howard Hughes

Job Description

The Howard Hughes name is synonymous with an unrelenting passion for excellence. While his achievements in aviation and the silver screen are legendary, it was his investments in real estate that form the foundation of our company. With passion, determination and limitless imagination, he built one of the great American empires of the 20th century. At Howard Hughes, we live by our purpose to help people discover new ways of experiencing life - because it's not just buildings and places that matter, it's what you do with them that can change the way people live.

We aspire to be the most creatively driven real estate company in the world and we believe in fostering a culture that is built to last by cultivating curiosity and empowering every employee to find their story in this great organization.

POSITION SUMMARY:

Network Architect maintains current working knowledge of industry best of breed solutions for enterprise-level network and related solutions. Leads design and implementation efforts for corporate and remote network infrastructure, including the retail and global networks. Participates as a leading member of the IT Architecture Committee. Develops high-level and detailed documentation, including architectural and procedural documents. Implements and supports a variety of network and related infrastructure systems. Provides top-level technical solution support. Provides direct support for departmental leadership activities. Provides systems expertise and technical support requiring in-depth understanding in a breadth of technologies and disciplines. Work in on call rotation with other engineers and architects.

ESSENTIAL JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

* Architectural design and documentation of the company's global network infrastructure, including corporate, retail, and remote infrastructure.
* Participates as a leading member of the IT Architecture Committee to help design scalable, enterprise-level solutions for networks, operating systems, databases, and applications.
* Implements and supports a variety of network and related infrastructure systems.
* Provides top-level technical solution support.
* Provides direct support for departmental leadership activities.
* Manages and supports a breadth of network technologies, including routers, firewalls, wireless solutions, multicast solutions, WAN technologies, etc.
* Ensures IT Infrastructure processes, procedures and technology support the protection of IT assets from unauthorized access.
* Manages in-scope networks and systems in accordance with the formal change management procedures and processes.
* Provide support for basic budgeting and procurement processes.
* Provides timely status reports regarding projects and activities.

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS:

* 10 to 15 years IT/Networking experience required, with three to five years of experience architecting and engineering enterprise-level network infrastructure.
* Three to five years' experience participating in formal, large, and complex projects.
* Architectural design and documentation of the company's global network infrastructure, including corporate, retail, and remote infrastructure.
* Participates as a leading member of the IT Architecture Committee to help design scalable, enterprise-level solutions for networks, operating systems, databases, and applications.
* Implements and supports a variety of network and related infrastructure systems.
* Provides top-level technical solution support.
* Provides direct support for departmental leadership activities.
* Manages and supports a breadth of network technologies, including routers, firewalls, wireless solutions, multicast solutions, WAN technologies, etc.
* Ensures IT Infrastructure processes, procedures and technology support the protection of IT assets from unauthorized access.
* Manages in-scope networks and systems in accordance with the formal change management procedures and processes.
* Provide support for basic budgeting and procurement processes.
* Provides timely status reports regarding projects and activities.
* Expert-level understanding of network architecture and solutions, with a focus on Cisco solutions
* Very strong written and oral communication skills
* Ability to work and effectively communicate with technical and non-technical audiences
* Ability to maintain current working knowledge of related hardware, software, solutions, and processes
* Ability to work with third party contractors and consultants
* Ability to function as the highest point of escalation for network-related issues
* Able to be a team player and to be customer-service focused
* Strong problem solving and technical troubleshooting skills

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

* Bachelor's degree or higher in Information technology or related fields
* Experience with coordinating internal and external auditing efforts in order to meet compliance requirements for network security related procedures, processes and activities.
* Experience with overseeing basic budgeting and procurement processes.
* Advanced knowledge of the following technologies: Nexus, VPC, VSS, OSPF, BGP, RIP, DMVPN, IPSLA, MPLS, SIP, IOS, IOS-XE, F5, Multicast/PIM, VRF, IPSEC on IOS-XE, PFR, WCCP, WAAS, CUBE, and UCS required. Cisco CCIE certification strongly preferred.

About Howard Hughes

We own, manage and develop commercial, residential and mixed-use real estate throughout the country.

Headquarters
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1500 employees
Howard Hughes

13355 Noel Rd

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