TJX Senior Network Engineer in Massachusetts

There's nothing as exciting as that moment when you find an amazing value when you least expect it – except being part of the team that makes magical moments like these happen! At TJX, we are proud that, for 40 years, we have been providing amazing value to our customers, but the merchandise we sell is just part of our story. We believe our Associates bring our business to life, and we aim to support them by making TJX a terrific place to work. We are committed to leveraging the differences among our Associates, and believe that the diverse skills, experiences and background that they bring into the organization will help us continue to succeed.

We are a Fortune 100 company and the leading off-price retailer of apparel and home fashions in the U.S. and worldwide. Our retail chains include T.J. Maxx, Marshalls, HomeGoods and Sierra Trading Post, as well as tjmaxx.com and sierratradingpost.com in the U.S.; Winners, HomeSense and Marshalls in Canada; T.K. Maxx in the U.K., Ireland, Germany, Poland, Austria and the Netherlands, as well as HomeSense and tkmaxx.com in the U.K.; and T.K. Maxx in Australia. In 2016, we had over $33 billion in sales, more than 3,800 stores, and 235,000 Associates. As a retailer committed to growth, success is always in style at TJX!

Network Engineer IV

Provides forward thinking and sets strategies for a Global Enterprise on new and current network technologies in both voice and data network spaces. Responsible for providing solution recommendations, testing/evaluation and deployment of new network technologies. Contributes to, and maintains the Enterprise Network Roadmap. Collects and submits budgetary data for annual and long range capital and expense planning. Works closely with other Senior Network Engineers, partnering with Enterprise Architecture, Network Operations and other areas of IT to deliver high performing and resilient networks.

Responsibilities

  • Contributes to providing Architectural direction for all things network

  • Provides support for the most complex network support activities including off-shift support.

  • Designs and performs Network Engineering/Administration maintenance tasks and analyzes processes for improvement.

  • Performs the most complex network changes and implementations.

  • Analyzes, tests and implements changes and enhancements to network software and hardware technologies.

  • Leads teams in moderately to highly complex network designs, change, maintenance, and implementation projects. Activities may require off hours support to conform to business processing requirements.

  • Collaborates with IT areas to identify network relationships and functional requirements. Analyzes and resolves issues related to information flow and content.

  • Contributes to technical design of network in partnership with all areas of IT.

  • Performs network performance and tuning activities.

  • Provides direction and guidance to more junior associates.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Skills/Knowledge

  • Expert technical knowledge of network technologies

  • Strong leadership qualities

  • Extensive knowledge and experience with network. (e.g. IP Routing and Switching, Routing Protocols, WAN, Packet Analysis, Firewall, Load Balancing, Web Proxy, IP Telephony, Capacity Planning, IT Tools and other relevant technologies)

  • Strong analytical and organizational skills required

  • Works well independently as well as part of a team

  • Knowledge of Sarbanes-Oxley and PCI compliance requirements

  • Excellent verbal and written technical and business communication skills

  • Ability to design and implement high availability solutions

  • Understands and able to communicate network software licensing knowledge

  • Ability to design and implement disaster recovery solutions and/or highly available redundant networks

Minimum Experience and Education

  • 8 years working with network technology implementation of Infrastructure supporting retail and/or corporate business operations. Extensive experience with network design, delivery and support.

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Business Administration, Math or equivalent related experience. Industry certifications relevant to specialty technologies. (For example: Cisco CCNA, CCNP, CCIE, etc)

What's In It For You?

At TJX, you'll not only enjoy working for an industry leader, but we also strive to provide a competitive salary and benefits package.

TJX considers all applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, gender identity and expression, marital or military status, or based on any individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. TJX also provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act and applicable state and local law.