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Senior Global Network Engineer


Hybrid: This position does not require an employee to be on-site full-time to perform most effectively. This position requires an employee to be onsite 1-3 times per week.

About the General Motors Network Security Engineering:

The Global Telecom Network Security team is responsible for the design and implementation of secure solutions in GM’s global telecommunications infrastructure to ensure the confidentiality, availability and integrity of GMs information assets. 

About the role:

The Global Senior Network Security Engineer will be responsible for providing engineering and technical leadership for the deployment of network security solutions which support critical GM business units.  In this role, you will be a key contributor to the design and oversight of global network security solutions supporting GM employees, suppliers, dealers and business partners. You will also be involved in major Cyber Security initiatives and implementation activities at a global level to protect GM’s intellectual property. You will collaborate with senior network engineer and architects on complex engineering problems to provide and deliver secure network technology solutions to GM business.

Major Duties and Responsibilities

  • Contribute to the development of network security, DDI and application delivery engineering roadmap of GM’s Global Telecom IT network infrastructure. 

  • Provide leadership and technical expertise with the deployment and maintenance of GM’s network security, DDI and application delivery infrastructure and solutions.

  • Provide network security expertise and guidance around security issues and recommend solutions to mitigate and eliminate risk to GM information assets.

  • Collaborate with other Global Telecom Network Architects and Engineers to analyze network security needs and requirements and develop and implement security standards and technical secure solutions.

  • Responsible for contributing to the design of cutting-edge, high performance and secure network solutions and to help drive those solutions to completion.

  • Collaborate and provide input with GM’s Cybersecurity teams in the areas of Risk Management, Compliance, and Incident response to establish and enforce security policies for all network connectivity including virtual private network solutions, as well as business partner and supplier connections into GM.

  • Collaborate with DevOps teams to design and implement automated deployment and configuration solutions

  • Assist with remediation efforts and recommendations as it relates to external and internal security audits.

  • Help develop and contribute with mentoring of network security SMEs and provide technical leadership for the global network security, DDI and application delivery.

  • Responsible for detailed documentation of network security, DDI and application delivery solutions and technical security standards.

Additional Description

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science or related field, or, equivalent combination of education and recent, relevant work experience.

  • Experience working with Cloud/PaaS platforms, Azure Compute, and Enterprise Networking

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems Security, Business Administration or related field, or equivalent experience.

  • Minimum 10+ year’s relevant experience with a proven record of successful deployment of network security solutions at a large-scale enterprise network.

  • Expert knowledge of remote access and network security technology solutions including client VPN, SSL VPNs and IPSEC with two factor authentication.

  • Expert knowledge with security concepts and technologies such as stateful inspection, packet filtering, 802.1x, Firewalls, Web Application Firewalls, Intrusion Detection and Prevention systems, Proxy technologies, network security monitoring, traffic analysis, Data Loss Prevention, DDOS and other security vulnerabilities and risk mitigation strategies.

  • Expert knowledge of DDI and Application Delivery infrastructure solutions, including load balancers, forward and reverse proxies, DNS, DHCP and IPAM (DDI) technologies.

  • Minimum of 6 – 10 years of experience in networking technologies including TCP/IP, DNS, DHCP, LAN/WAN, Routing, Switching, Firewalls, IPv4/v6, UNIX Admin and experience with switches, routers, firewalls, IPS, Network Security Monitoring technologies in Intranet/internet/Extranet environments.

  • Ability to analyze and communicate strengths and weaknesses of network technology solutions, relative to network security, performance and cost.

  • Ability to work with other engineers to design cost-effective and reliable end-to-end solutions.

  • Experience with network architecture methodologies, standards and tools.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including executive-level presentations.

  • CISSP, CEH, SANS Security and other industry and vendor specific security certifications preferred.

About GM

Our vision is a world with Zero Crashes, Zero Emissions and Zero Congestion and we embrace the responsibility to lead the change that will make our world better, safer and more equitable for all.

Why Join Us 

We aspire to be the most inclusive company in the world. We believe we all must make a choice every day – individually and collectively – to drive meaningful change through our words, our deeds and our culture. Our Work Appropriately philosophy supports our foundation of inclusion and provides employees the flexibility to work where they can have the greatest impact on achieving our goals, dependent on role needs. Every day, we want every employee, no matter their background, ethnicity, preferences, or location, to feel they belong to one General Motors team.

Benefits Overview

The goal of the General Motors total rewards program is to support the health and well-being of you and your family. Our comprehensive compensation plan incudes, the following benefits, in addition to many others:
• Paid time off including vacation days, holidays, and parental leave for mothers, fathers and adoptive parents;
• Healthcare (including a triple tax advantaged health savings account and wellness incentive), dental, vision and life insurance plans to cover you and your family;
• Company and matching contributions to 401K savings plan to help you save for retirement;
• Global recognition program for peers and leaders to recognize and be recognized for results and behaviors that reflect our company values; 
• Tuition assistance and student loan refinancing;
• Discount on GM vehicles for you, your family and friends.

Diversity Information

General Motors is committed to being a workplace that is not only free of discrimination, but one that genuinely fosters inclusion and belonging. We strongly believe that workforce diversity creates an environment in which our employees can thrive and develop better products for our customers.   We understand and embrace the variety through which people gain experiences whether through professional, personal, educational, or volunteer opportunities. GM is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

We encourage interested candidates to review the key responsibilities and qualifications and apply for any positions that match your skills and capabilities.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statements

The policy of General Motors is to extend opportunities to qualified applicants and employees on an equal basis regardless of an individual's age, race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression or veteran status. Additionally, General Motors is committed to being an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Employer and offers opportunities to all job seekers including individuals with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation to assist with your job search or application for employment, email us at . In your email, please include a description of the specific accommodation you are requesting as well as the job title and requisition number of the position for which you are applying.