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Sierra Nevada Corporation | SNC Sierra Nevada Corporation | SNC

IT Network Operations Manager II

  •  Posted 15 Days Ago
  •   Full time
  •  Englewood, CO
  •  R0014504
  •  Security Clearance Required

Are you a results-driven, team-oriented IT leader? This is the opportunity for you! As Manager IT Network Operations II, you'll oversee and manage the performance and service levels of network infrastructure for the enterprise. You'll be responsible for the planning, development, implementation, and operation of Sierra Nevada Corporation’s network services. This position requires experience managing local and wide area networks, unified communications and telecommunications services, and the ability to manage ambiguity and change agility to drive results in a highly regulated environment. In this role, you'll participate in the execution and delivery of the team's VGOS (Vision, Strategy, Objectives and Goals), as well as collaborate on metric and KPI based reporting to ensure activities maintain visibility and adhere to goals defined in the IT Annual Plan. In this role, you'll execute talent strategy to maintain a well-trained, high performing, and motivated team, build and maintain business and cross functional relationships to proactively meet customer needs / address issues, as well as maintain and improve own processes and ensure alignment to other connected processes. You'll assist in the definition of project scope and objectives, involving relevant IT stakeholders to ensure technical feasibility, provide resource estimates for the project pipeline and visibility to team resource availability, and coordinate between IT functional areas, customers and stakeholders to ensure clear understanding of deliverables and risks. Additionally, you will maintain deliverables within defined variances for cost, schedule, and quality, and remain aware of and proactive to industry trends relating to area of responsibility. As a people leader, you'll manage reporting staff in day-to-day performance and job responsibilities, and adhere to standards for templates and related project artifacts, as well as contribute input to the team’s budget for resources and infrastructure to ensure operating within organizational parameters and directives.

As SNC's corporate team, we provide the company and its business areas with strategic direction and business support spanning executive management, finance and accounting, operations, human resources, legal, IT, information security, facilities, marketing, and communications. Learn more about SNC's Corporate team


  • Bachelor's Degree in a related field
    • Relevant experience may be considered in lieu of required education
  • Typically 8+ years of relevant experience
    • Higher education may substitute for relevant experience
  • Sound understanding of industry trends, technology and IT environments.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills to interact effectively with others.


  • The ability to obtain and maintain a Security Clearance may be required.
  • Sound understanding of industry trends, technology and IT environments.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills to interact effectively with others.
  • Proven project management and decision-making capabilities.
  • Hands-on experience with Python, Ansible, Terraform or other automation frameworks preferred.
  • Strong understanding of APIs, Cloud networking with a broad understanding of hybrid infrastructure
  • Experience with outsourced and hosted 3rd party service providers
  • The ability to obtain and maintain a Security Clearance may be required.
  • Hands on experience and expertise with but not limited to following technologies:
    • TCP/IP
    • IP addressing
    • Routing Protocols (BGP and  OSPF)
    • QOS/COS
    • Cisco Routers and Switches
    • Cisco Wireless controllers and access points


To conform to U.S. Government international trade regulations, applicant must be a U.S. Citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S., protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State or U.S. Department of Commerce. 

At Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) we deliver customer-focused technology and best-of-breed integrations in the aerospace and defense sectors. SNC has been honored as one of the most innovative U.S. companies in space, a Tier One Superior Supplier for the U.S. Air Force, and as one of America’s fastest-growing companies. Learn more about SNC 

Estimated starting salary: $122,360.91-$137,656.03