Siemens Communications Systems Architect Manager - Rail Infrastructure in Las Vegas, Nevada
Siemens Mobility supplies railway markets the world over with solutions and turnkey installations for railway automation and telecommunication. Our customers are infrastructure operators and mainline railways all around the world as well as industrial railways and public transport authorities in cities and megacities.
Our products and systems are used for automating our customers’ operations management processes and thus make a considerable contribution to improving their economic situation and mobility in general. We are looking for the best talent to shape the technology of the future. Come build your career in one of the best companies in the world!
The Communications Systems Architect / Manager is part of the Project Execution Systems Engineering group reporting directly to the Head of System Engineering department. This role is responsible for driving the requirements, design, implementation and integration of various network infrastructure for various Siemens Mobility projects as well as managing and mentoring communications staff to build and maintain the best communications team in the US. The ideal candidate is someone with a complete understanding of the lifecycle of communications project, from the initial bid phase, through detailed level design and implementation, followed by field validation and customer acceptance. This candidate will demonstrate a complete understanding of modern networking theory and practices utilizing modern design tools to accomplish effective project execution.
Due to the requirements of the project, candidates must be willing to work in, and possibly relocate to, Las Vegas, NV.
In addition to communication knowledge, a candidate with in-depth knowledge of railroad agency networking is a major plus.
Proventechnology leader with 8+ years of hands on leadership experience.
Proventrack record to manage diverse staff of experts through entire life cycleof projects
Abilityto grow team both professionally and personally to ensure retention andgrowth in key strategic areas of communications
Proventrack record of deploying outstanding quality products/projects takinginto account cost/schedule/quality
Historyof managing/leading multi-million dollar projects to completion
Excellentwritten/communication skills upstream/downstream
Master’sdegree in an engineering discipline preferred with 10 years’post-graduation industry experience preferred. A combination ofeducation and experience also considered.
10+years of hands on experience in Ethernet LAN / WAN routing & switchingarchitectures and configurations based on industry leading vendorproducts.
Detailedunderstanding on data center and backbone infrastructure architecturesincluding IP sub-netting experience is essential
Excellentknowledge and use of Microsoft Visio, Word, and Excel for detailing andillustration purposes.
Excellentknowledge of writing detailed specifications and procedures taking theguidance from Systems designers, external vendor authorities and customerspecifications.
Provenexperience in Proof-of-Concept and Factory Acceptance level test planning,lab setup and execution to demonstrate conceptualdesigns. Expert knowledge in using Ethernet Testers: JDSU or equivalent,packet analyzers and gathers for field integration troubleshooting andvalidation.
Practicalexperience in Metro and ISP mature infrastructure as DWDM, SDN and legacyinfrastructure as Sonet, ATM will be beneficial.
Implementationskills in Firewall and security architectures from Cisco, Palo Alto,including Cyber security guidelines applicable for critical applications.
Industryactive certifications CCNP and CCDA or higher is helpful, though practicalknowledge on standardized protocols, and use of Alcatel Lucent, Nokia,MPLS and MEF standards along with good knowledge on multi-vendor NMSapplications will be considered.
Willingnessto work in field: Rail data center and wayside environments for timerestricted deliverables, Lab build out for concept testing, extended workhours (if required) with quality and integrity in all deliverables is expected.
Providetechnical network development for their allocated tasks
Productionof network architectural diagrams and design documents
Productionof fiber optic layout and cable schedules, diversity plans
Participateand build trust with the customer being responsible for the scope of thedeliverables
Assistwith presenting network design architecture to the project and thecustomer
Bewell rounded and ready to assist in integration challenges during andafter hours.
Developmentof associated test specifications including POC, FAT and integration testplans.
Provideconstant support and participate in field commissioning activities whenrequired.
We seek to hire top talent and provide them with opportunities to earn top dollar. Siemens is a phenomenal place to have a career in an innovative environment. If you're interested in becoming a Systems Architect with Siemens Mobility, we'll offer you the support and career advancement to make it happen!
Qualified Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the United States. Qualified Applicants will not require employer sponsored work authorization now or in the future for employment in the United States.
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Organization: Siemens Mobility
Company: Siemens Mobility, Inc
Experience Level: Experienced Professional
Job Type: Full-time
Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
Siemens is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability unrelated to ability, marital status, family responsibilities, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity, transgender, sex stereotyping, order of protection status, protected veteran or military status, or an unfavorable discharge from military service, and other categories protected by federal, state or local law.
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