Senior Manager Consumer Marketing EEMEA Manuel

Information Technology

Engineer, Network Infrastructure

Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

At PUMA, we are in constant pursuit of faster. That extends beyond our support of the fastest athletes in the world. We also work to be fast in how we adapt to and connect with the constantly changing world around us. Through innovative design, iconic footwear and apparel, and authentic partnerships, we aim to always push what’s next in both sport and culture.

PUMA supports over 14,000 employees across 120+ countries. The PUMA Group owns the brand PUMA, Cobra Golf and stichd, and is headquartered in Herzogenaurach, Germany.

Your Mission

  • Support network and various other Infrastructure at local and remote offices as well as colocation data center.
  • Manage, maintain, troubleshoot and support our networks, equipment, and other related services.
  • Specific focus on the management and configuration of the Cisco LAN/WAN infrastructure.
  • Identify problems while working within a structured problem management and resolution process to remediate them.
  • Design and implement solutions based off business requirements and best practices.
  • Implement network architecture through hands on tasks as well as by preparing either paper or interactive lab models. Manages network changes and implementations while coordinating with other teams and is accountable for testing and turn-over of network projects utilizing SOP documentation.
  • Studies and validates network architecture by developing and completing usability test plans; recommends upgrades, evaluates traffic patterns as well as, studies pilot results.
  • Work closely with our Information Security Team on remediation and implementing new technologies.
  • On Call rotation as required in a global 24x7 environment.

Your Talent

Ability to produce new or maintain existing infrastructure documentation and diagrams.

Security Centric with knowledge or experience in Vulnerability management and risk mitigation.

Minimum of an Associate’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Business Technology, related field of study, or equivalent work experience. (Bachelor degree preferred)

Minimum 7 years hands on experience with Cisco LAN, WAN + Datacenter networking and related technologies. (10 years experience preferred)

Cisco CCNA or CCNP or additional vendor certifications.

Cisco IOS/NX OS and related experience with TAC support procedures and entitlement management

Must be proficient with LAN and WAN Switching, Data Center Switching, Routing, and Wireless and related services.

Solid experience working with Cisco switches, routers, Palo Alto firewalls, Cisco ISE and AnyConnect.

Excellent understanding of VLAN’s, LAN, WAN, BGP, EIGRP, STP, NAT, 801.1x, RADIUS, TACACS+.

Excellent understanding of network security technologies including; Firewalling, IPS/IDS, NAC, IPSec VPN, Port Security, Segmentation, SSL Decryption and Zero Trust architectures.

Experience with VMWare, DNS, Active Directory, and related services. – Preferred, but not required

Palo Alto PCNSA certification or relevant hands on experience. – Preferred, but not required

Cloud networking and cloud security a plus (Microsoft Azure, Vwan, ATP). – Preferred, but not required

Experience working in a collocated Data Center environment. – Preferred, but not required

Skills: Requirements Analysis, Planning, Problem Solving, Self-Motivated, Detailed Oriented, Self-Managing, Coaching, Verbal Communication, Documentation, Organized.

The ideal candidate must be self-motivated, have a positive attitude, a professional demeanor, and be able to work well in a team environment as well as independently with minimal supervision.

Must possess a reliable vehicle or means of transport for scheduled recurring travel to PUMA North   Americas current Westford Ma Headquarters.

SPEED & SPIRIT is what we look for in our candidates, defined by some simple values that inspire us to BE DRIVEN in our performance, BE VIBRANT in our sporting legacy, BE TOGETHER in our team spirit, and BE YOU to let our individual talent and experience shine. Applying for a job at PUMA is easy. Simply click APPLY ONLINE and follow the steps to upload your application.

PUMA is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. It is the policy of PUMA to prohibit discrimination and harassment of any type and to afford equal employment opportunities to all persons without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, gender, physical or mental disability, veteran-status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law.For additional information, please contact: