Equinix is the world’s digital infrastructure company, operating 200+ data centers across the globe and providing interconnections to all the key clouds and networks. Businesses need one place to simplify and bring together fragmented, complex infrastructure that spans private and public cloud environments. Our global platform allows customers to place infrastructure wherever they need it and connect it to everything they need to succeed.
We are a fast-growing global company with 70+ consecutive quarters of growth. Through our innovative portfolio of high-performance products and services, we have created the largest, most active global ecosystem of nearly 10,000 companies, including 1,800+ networks and 2,900+ cloud and IT service providers in over 26 countries spanning five continents.
Joining our operations team means that you will be at the forefront of all we do, maintaining critical facilities infrastructure as part of a close-knit team delivering best in class service to our data center customers. We embrace diversity in thought and contribution and are committed to providing an equitable work environment. that is foundational to our core values as a company and is vital to our success.
Job Summary: This is the position into the global Network Service Management department. Regional Change Mangers are responsible to implementing and controlling the Change Management Policy and Processes globally that involves capturing, analyzing and approving change works affecting the live network & edge services. Drive continuous service improvement working closely with the Service Management Team to ensure the best quality of service to our customers and global alignments of processes.
Coordinates and controls the lifecycle of Changes, ensure policy and processes and KPI are meet.
Reviews all new submitted CMR´s on daily bases.
Determine required level of authorization for the assessment of a proposed Change and chair the Change Advisory Board.
Drive incident and problem to root cause related to changes, document, follow up and track on remedial/preventive actions.
Interface between Global Networks Service Management and external departments.
Drive tool improvement and new features request.
Investigate and log failed and unsuccessful changes define and track improvement actions.
Identify operational issues and suggest design alterations to address these issues.
Working in a distributed global Network team.
Support to plan schedule network maintenances and upgrades when appropriate.
This position may participate in on call rotation to support network change management.
May perform other duties as assigned.
ITIL experience and applied knowledge in technical change management.
Applied knowledge of LAN, WAN, internet technologies understanding Open Stack technology and Network Function Virtualization (NFV).
Multi-Vendor knowledge for packet based networks on Juniper, Nokia and Cisco.
Practical experience on Optical Transport Networks Infinera, Ciena.
Understanding of packet based networks, routing, redundancy and transport protocols (OSPF, BGP, MPLS, VRF and VXLAN) on several network vendor.
Flexibility, able to work cross border and functions.
3+ years of experience in the field of networking and server engineering.
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or comparable work experience in a related discipline.
Security background configuring firewalls and IDS / IPS desired.
ITIL certification desired.
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