Global Network Security Lead

Position Overview

Novelis is the world leader in aluminum rolling and recycling, producing an estimated 19 percent of the world’s flat-rolled aluminum products. We work alongside our customers to provide innovative solutions to the aerospace, beverage can, automotive and high-end specialty markets.

Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, USA, Novelis has approximately 11,600 employees in 25 operating facilities on four continents and is investing close to $1.5 billion in global rolling and recycling expansions to meet the growing demand for our premium product.

Position Overview:

The Novelis Network team is seeking a Global Network Lead (Security) The person in this role will report to the Global Network Director. The ideal candidate will be responsible for Network security. They will serve as a technical expert with responsibility for developing, planning, designing, and implementing enterprise network and security strategies in support of strategic IT business objectives. The lead position will partner with cross-functional hosting, application, and EUC teams to provide technical guidance to define, propose, and implement security solutions based on technical and functional requirements. The network security lead will be responsible for planning and recommending network hardware, firewall and security platforms, and network security design for the enterprise and automation networking infrastructure environment. The network lead will provide Tier III operational support for network security solutions and platforms.

Responsibilities & Qualifications

Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with business management to determine business process and productivity needs and an appropriate technology strategy to support business goals.
  • Analyze technical needs, requirements, and state of the network’s infrastructure design, integration, and operations to create the most effective and secure solutions.
  • Work with technical management to engineer networks that effectively reflect business needs, service-level and availability requirements, and other technology parameters.
  • Develop design principles, models, plans, internal standards, budgets, and processes based on industry best practices.
  • Establish governing principles for network design, security, and deployment.
  • Establish key performance indicators, metrics, and focus to drive network performance, security and reliability.
  • Maintain vendor and partner relationships.
  • Plan and meet operational financial objectives by preparing budgets, managing expenditures, controlling variances, and initiating corrective action as necessary.
  • Manage technical network refresh regional budget accounting for device lifecycle management and capacity growth.
  • Participate in selection of networking and security technologies and products for implementation
  • Lead teams of other network designers and engineers in developing detailed designs and quality-control mechanisms during implementation.
  • Communicate the role and value of the network and security to the organization and present the business case for technology investments.
  • Responsible for high- and low-level network security planning, design, engineering, and optimization.
  • Develop strategies and direction for network solutions and current and emerging technologies (LAN, WAN, Security, wireless, VoIP, etc).
  • Plans and recommends network hardware, systems management software and engineering.
  • Evaluate and recommend new products, maintains knowledge of emerging technologies for application to the enterprise.
  • Responsible for overall success for network security implementation projects.
  • Handle multiple priorities in a constantly changing environment.
  • Demonstrate leadership, organizational and time management skills.
  • Additional responsibilities, as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • BS in Engineering, Computer Science, or equivalent work experience
  • 6+ years’ experience in an information system role
  • Experience designing and deploying LAN/WAN infrastructures and network security protocols.
  • Experience with network security / infrastructure in enterprise datacenter solutions
  • Experience with VPN Architecture and remote access solutions.
  • Experience with Identity based policies and solutions.
  • High availability and complex BGP/EIGRP routing experience involving traffic engineering methodologies.
  • Excellent IP networking fundamentals and extensive experience in the application of IP protocols.
  • Knowledge and experience implementing network infrastructure in an enterprise and production manufacturing environment.
  • Experience in documentation as well as creating and maintaining SOPs, maintenance plans, diagrams, developing platform and configuration standards.
  • Knowledge of compliance regulations for applications and IT.

Preferred Qualifications: 

  • Relevant Network and Security Certifications.
  • Understanding of complex network and security principles (e.g. Routing Protocols, Layer 2 switching, DMZ’s, etc.).
  • Experience with network security / infrastructure in enterprise datacenter solutions.
  • Experience with Cisco and Palo Alto VPN Architecture / AnyConnect / Global Protect.
  • Experience with Cisco Identity Services solutions.
  • Advanced aptitude with software programs, and an expert in use of Excel (including macros, file links, group / outline), and SharePoint.
  • Experience in the manufacturing industry preferred.

What We Offer:

This role offers a hybrid schedule. Novelis is committed to a Flex Work approach that empowers employees to maintain work-life balance while enjoying the benefits of a collaborative office environment.

Novelis benefits say a lot about how we care for each other. Our employees and their families have many different needs. As a result, our benefits offer choices on many levels and are high in quality, competitive in the marketplace, and affordable. These are a few of the benefits we offer to support you and your family’s well-being:

  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Health savings accounts – Company Funded Health Savings Account (HSA) and Health Reimbursement Account (HRA)
  • Company-paid basic life insurance and Additional voluntary life coverage
  • Paid vacation and competitive personal time off
  • 401(k) savings plan with company match
  • Retirement savings plans – medical and prescription drug coverage through private exchange
  • Employee assistance programs – available 24/7 to you and your family
  • Wellness and Work Life Support – career development and educational assistance

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Location Profile

Novelis’ Global Corporate Headquarters is located in the Buckhead neighborhood of Atlanta Georgia and employs approximately 250 people. It is co-located with Novelis’ North America regional office which employs approximately 225 people. Supporting its 24 operations worldwide Novelis’ corporate office is home to the executive leadership team and global functions that support the automotive beverage can and high-end specialties value streams. The City of Atlanta provides a diverse and family-friendly place to live with countless museums cultural organizations and educational institutions including the Georgia Aquarium Woodruff Arts Center CNN Center Georgia Tech and Mercedes-Benz Stadium. In the Atlanta area Novelis has strong community partnerships with Atlanta Habitat for Humanity GeorgiaFIRST and Agape Youth and Family Center in addition to many local museums and community groups. Novelis recognizes its talented and diverse workforce as a key competitive advantage. Novelis provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants. All terms and conditions of employment at Novelis including recruiting hiring placement promotion termination layoffs recalls transfers leaves of absence compensation and training are without regard to race color religion age sex national origin disability status genetics protected veteran status sexual orientation gender identity or expression or any other characteristic protected by federal provincial or local laws. Novelis recognizes its talented and diverse workforce as a key competitive advantage. Novelis provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants.All terms and conditions of employment at Novelis including recruiting hiring placement promotion termination layoffs recalls transfers leaves of absence compensation and training are without regard to race color religion age sex national origin disability status genetics protected veteran status sexual orientation gender identity or expression or any other characteristic protected by federal provincial or local laws.

Job ID 2022-40747

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