Company: Targa Resources Inc
Skills: IT - Networking & Telecom
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States
No location/work authorization restrictions found.


JOB DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Implementation and design of local and wide area network infrastructure to support Targa operations.
• Strong working knowledge of Cisco routers and switches and Palo Alto Next Generation firewalls.
• Maintain a robust, detailed understanding of routing protocols such as BGP and OSPF.
• Familiarity with network security best practices and standards.
• Interface with, lead, and direct telecom vendors as needed to complete tasks and projects on time and budget.
• Provide real-time network system support to internal and if needed external customers.
• Lead job assignments without direct supervision.
• Evaluate technical specifications for business requirements to develop and implement efficient, cost-effective solutions.
• Serve as a liaison between the business and technical support staff when and as needed.
• Cultivate good working relationships with the business.
• Work closely with management to prioritize business goals and information needs.
• Mentor and share expertise with junior members of the Network team.
• Perform other duties as assigned.

MINIMUM ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS:

• Bachelor Degree in Management Information Systems, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or related degrees or related years of experience.

• Minimum of 5 years’ experience maintaining local and wide area network infrastructure.

• Strong understanding of information security concepts and best practices for network equipment.

• Solid understanding of OSI model and related concepts.

• Robust understanding of common network routing and switching protocols.

• Ability to be on rotating 24x7 on-call rotation.

• Ability to conceptualize and assimilate data and present proposals in a clear and concise manner.

• Ability to multi-task and prioritize assignments.

• Ability to ask clarifying/probing questions of business customers.

• Ability to adapt effectively to new and changing environments.

• Eligible to work in the United States without company sponsorship.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

• Prior work experience â€" full-time, part-time, internships in an IT related field.

• Ability and willingness to travel to remote company field locations and lift up to 50 pounds.

• Driven, self-starter with can-do attitude who constantly works to provide great service.

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY:

Targa Resources is an equal opportunity workplace. All employment decisions are made without regard to sex, race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other legally protected categories. This includes providing reasonable accommodation if requested for disabilities or religious beliefs and practices.