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Network Operations Wireless LAN and DNS Engineer

Capital One


Location:
Vienna, VA
Date:
05/29/2017
Job Code:
capitalone2-R26340
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Company Capital One

Job Title: Network Operations Wireless LAN and DNS Engineer

JobID: capitalone2-R26340

Location: Tysons Corner, VA, 22182, USA

Description: 7900 Westpark Drive (12131), United States of America, Tysons, Virginia



At Capital One, we’re building a leading information-based technology company. Still founder-led by Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Richard Fairbank, Capital One is on a mission to help our customers succeed by bringing ingenuity, simplicity, and humanity to banking. We measure our efforts by the success our customers enjoy and the advocacy they exhibit. We are succeeding because they are succeeding.



Guided by our shared values, we thrive in an environment where collaboration and openness are valued. We believe that innovation is powered by perspective and that teamwork and respect for each other lead to superior results. We elevate each other and obsess about doing the right thing. Our associates serve with humility and a deep respect for their responsibility in helping our customers achieve their goals and realize their dreams. Together, we are on a quest to change banking for good.



Network Operations Wireless LAN and DNS Engineer



**Join us.**



At Capital One, data is at the center of everything we do. When we launched as a startup we disrupted the credit card industry by individually personalizing every credit card offer using statistical modeling and the relational database, cutting-edge technology in 1988! Fast-forward a few years, and this little innovation and our passion for data has skyrocketed us to a Fortune 125 company and a leader in the world of data-driven decision-making. Developing cutting-edge technology takes the culmination and collaboration of bright, talented people, and forward-thinking leadership. We nurture a work environment where people with a variety of thoughts, ideas and backgrounds, guided by our Shared Values, come together to make us one of the “100 Best Companies to Work For.”



We are actively seeking highly creative and intellectually curious Technology Professionals who are passionate about wireless networking and DNS/DHCP to join our team! This is an opportunity to display knowledge of your craft by having a hand in maintaining our large scale wireless networks and enterprise class DNS/DHCP systems and showcase your expert level troubleshooting skills in support of them.



Ensuring optimal performance of these environments is critical. You will be an integral part in advancing the culture of technical excellence within Capital One, and helping our associates create experiences that will delight millions of customers!



**On any given day, you will:**

- Tenaciously manage the performance of wireless and DNS/DHCP environments to ensure they are operating at peak performance levels through proactive monitoring/tuning.

- Drive incident and problem resolution as a Tier 3 escalation resource.

- Consult with other technology support groups as part of problem resolution efforts.

- Implement new platforms/designs, code versions, and features to meet lifecycle management and business requirements.

- Ensure compliance with departmental and enterprise security configuration standards (includes security vulnerability assessment, mitigation planning and implementation).

- Provide direct support for audit and ad hoc consulting engagements.

- Serve as mentor and technical resource to more junior associates; train other associates through one-on-one or group technical discussions.

- Contribute to enterprise strategy development/design standard development and technology refresh efforts.

- Create and/or maintain standard documentation, diagrams and workflow documents.

- Participate in technology integration efforts with other engineering and support teams.



**Successful candidates will possess:**

- Exceptional interpersonal and verbal/written communication skills, including the ability to document solutions, present ideas to cross-functional teams, and explain operational issue background/root cause to vendors and senior leaders.

- Strong knowledge of incident management, problem management, and change management best-practices.

- Meticulous attention to detail.

- Strong to advanced knowledge of RF/802.11 WLAN application/theory, design, and industry best practices. In depth knowledge of WiFi security, 802.11 site surveying, implementation, and validation techniques.

- A solid understanding of OSPF, route maps, route redistribution, and QoS.

- Excellent understanding of operating system network configuration.

- Moderate to high level protocol and hardware troubleshooting skills.

- High level understanding of multi-tiered application traffic flow, server load balancing, global load balancing, routing, switching, IP subnetting, basic wireshark trace interpretation, and Amazon Web Services (AWS).

- Experience using network management tools and packet captures to resolve operational issues.

- A solid understanding of what comprises a scalable, robust, supportable design.

- A belief that standardization and automation is the path to happiness.

- Automation skills. You know how to script and automate.

- A bias toward action, along with an internal drive for continuous improvement.

- Curiosity. You ask why, you explore, you’re not afraid to blurt out your crazy idea. It didn’t really kill the cat.

- No fear. Big, undefined problems and operational issues don’t frighten you. You can work at a tiny crack until you’ve broken open the whole nut and then clearly explain the issue in a manner that people who aren’t as knowledgeable in your area of expertise can understand.

- A passion for teamwork.

- Ability to work in a flexible work environment that embraces rapid change, emphasizes continuous learning, and attacks new challenges.



This position is located in McLean, VA.



This position is an operational role. As such, periodic late night maintenance work and participation in an on-call rotation will be required.



**Basic Qualifications:**

- High school diploma, GED, equivalent certification or military experience

- At least 2 years’ experience in technical leadership of a large enterprise network or 2 years’ experience of large enterprise projects or at least 2 years’ experience of a large enterprise infrastructure

- At least 4 years’ experience in all aspects of Wireless LAN engineering or at least 4 years’ experience of Wireless LAN operational support

- At least 1 year experience with 802.11 WLAN site surveying

- At least 2 years’ experience with Cisco or Aruba Wireless technologies

- At least 3 years’ experience administering DNS systems

- At least 3 years’ experience administering DHCP systems

- At least 1 year experience with Infoblox DNS systems

- At least 1 year experience with Infoblox DHCP systems

- At least 1 year experience with Microsoft DNS

- At least 2 years’ experience with Unix or at least 2 years’ experience with Linux system administration

- At least 2 years’ experience with BIND-based DNS systems



**Preferred Qualifications:**

- Bachelor’s degree

- CWNP Certification

- WLAN Vendor Certification

- 4 years’ experience technical leadership of a large enterprise network

- 4 years’ experience of large enterprise projects

- 4 years’ experience of a large enterprise infrastructure

- 5 years’ experience in all aspects of Wireless LAN engineering

- 5 years’ experience of Wireless LAN operational support

- 4 years’ experience designing or supporting AAA identity-based access solutions for WLAN deployments

- 4 years’ experience with Aruba networks technologies

- 3 years’ experience with Infoblox DNS systems

- 3 years’ experience with Infoblox DHCP systems

- 3 years’ experience with Microsoft DNS

- 1 year experience in networking routing technologies

- 1 year experience in networking switching technologies

- Infoblox Core DDI Basic Configuration (CDBC) certification [formerly Certified Infoblox Core Administrator (CICA)]

- Infoblox Core DDI Intermediate Configuration (CDIC) certification [formerly Certified Infoblox Core Engineer (CICE)]

- Amazon Web Services (AWS) Certified Solutions Architect - Associate



At this time, Capital One will not sponsor a new applicant for employment authorization for this position.



At Capital One, we’re building a leading information-based technology company. Still founder-led by Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Richard Fairbank, Capital One is on a mission to help our customers succeed by bringing ingenuity, simplicity, and humanity to banking. We measure our efforts by the success our customers enjoy and the advocacy they exhibit. We are succeeding because they are succeeding.                                               


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