Infrastructure - Network Engineer

Information Technology Columbus, Ohio Seattle, Washington



NBBJ is seeking an experienced Network Engineer to join our talented Digital Infrastructure team. Our ideal candidate is highly collaborative, possesses strong written and verbal communication skills, strong project management and time management skills and has a successful track record of designing simple, scalable solutions and troubleshooting complex network problems and delivering innovative solutions. The desire and ability to work in a fast paced, collaborative environment is essential.

Summary of Key Responsibilities

Responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following:

  • Work with a wide range of complex technologies
  • Maintain network systems, installing new hardware and modifying existing hardware, and
  • related network software and applications
  • Create and update our network standards and ensure that the network adheres to these
  • standards
  • Troubleshoot complex problems and develop innovative solutions day to day on our network
  • Lead, coach, and mentor other team members. Perform cross-training and facilitate
  • information sharing among team members
  • Review and implement changes on the network
  • Meet with vendors to discuss product offerings, address technical issues/deficiencies, and
  • influence new products and services to meet growing and changing requirements
  • May be required to work on-call or long hours in case of network malfunction

What You Will Need to Succeed:

  • At least three years of relevant experience in a mid-sized network environment
  • Experience in the following areas:
  • IP Networking
    • Dynamic Routing Protocols
    • Route Summarization and Redistribution
    • Overlay Networks
    • Firewall / ACL
    • VPN
    • IPv4, IPv6
    • HSRP
    • STP
  • VoIP
    • SIP
    • RTP
  • Wireless
    • Cisco’s WLC Platform
    • FlexConnect / H-REAP
  • Background in datacenter network design and global network optimization
  • Must be comfortable working in a highly virtualized (network, storage, and system) environment
  • Must be willing to support an off-hours, engagement only pager rotation
  • Experience dealing with customers during problem resolution and operating efficiently under pressure

Additional Accomplishments and Skills that will make you Successful:

  • Prior Cisco certification
  • Highly autonomous, detail oriented, possesses strong written and verbal communication skills, and an ability to interact efficiently with peers and customers is required
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • The desire and ability to work in a fast paced, collaborative environment is essential
  • Effective prioritization and time management

Why choose NBBJ?

We believe that all NBBJ employees should love their work. This means not only loving what you do but having pride in your workplace. We strive to be that irresistible place to work by enhancing your employee experience with customized programs and comprehensive benefits. In addition to 100% covered employee healthcare costs and 401k contributions, we offer unique professional development opportunities, volunteer opportunities and access to leading technology and resources to further help you love your work and advance your career.

• NBBJ has been named three times by Fast Company as one of the most innovative architecture firms.
• Founded in 1943, our first office opened over 75 years ago in Seattle, Washington. We now have over 10 office locations around the globe.
• We are a transdisciplinary, cross-practice focused firm with a deep portfolio of Civic & Cultural, Commercial, Corporate, Healthcare, Higher Education, Science and Technology, Sports, and Urban Environment projects. We also have several areas of service expertise including: Architecture, Environmental Graphic Design, Interior Design, Lighting Design, Workplace Consulting and more.
• In the past decade, NBBJ has received more than 300 awards from leading global, national and regional award programs across the business, real estate and design communities.
• We work with 5 of the top global high-tech companies, 14 of the U.S. News and World Report Top Hospitals, and 4 of the top 10 highest-ranked learning institutions.
• Our clients include institutional leaders such as Cambridge University, Google, Samsung, Cleveland Clinic, Tencent, and Stanford University.

Our Values
More than words on a page, our values sustain our culture, drive our actions, and impact every level of our practice. In our work, we never settle for the status quo and always strive to live by our values in service to our clients' organizations, our profession, our society and ourselves.
• We exist to create enduring value for our clients and society.
• We fulfill our legacy through brilliant design, steward leadership, and enabling rewarding careers.
• We know that our people are the lifeblood of our firm — and essential to our humanistic heart and soul.
• We embrace the power of teams and collaboration to unleash breakthrough creativity.
• We are committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion through listening, learning, and humility.
• We are a leadership intensive and role based firm.
• We prize innovation, never stop learning, and seek to share what we know.
• We are dedicated to the realization of resilient and sustainable outcomes.
• We all share in the realization of our “design, people, business” triple bottom line.
We deliver design excellence — and we design for life.

NBBJ is an Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F Disabled and Vet EEO/AA Employer.

NBBJ does not accept unsolicited resumes or similar submissions from third party recruiters or employment agencies. Any unsolicited materials received by NBBJ from a source other than an individual candidate will be considered NBBJ property and NBBJ reserves the right to pursue and hire candidates referred to us without any financial obligation to the third party in question. If you are interested in becoming an approved NBBJ external recruiter, please contact a member of the NBBJ Talent Acquisition Team.