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Director, Network Administration

Information Technology (IT)
JR-0000051313 Requisition #

Western Digital                                                                

The next big thing in data is you!


  • Minimum 16 - 20 years experience working with Network Routing, Switching, Wireless, and Network Security.
  • Ability to manage a high-performance management team to deliver on global initiatives and holding every member of the team to deliver at high efficiency.
  • Exceptional documentation skills that can clearly articulate technical designs, issues and constraints, procedures, and telephony assessments
  • Excellent presentation and communication skills regarding technical and non-technical concepts
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to establish professional working relationships with varying levels of both business and technical personnel
  • Drive development of standards and implementation of global automation
  • Travel as necessary to work with the global team to plan and deploy new technologies – up to 20%
  • Manage, plan, and communicate with global management teams to gain acceptance and delivery of solutions globally


  • Expert understanding of network design practices from small office to large campus
  • Expert understanding of cloud services and efficient optimization on a global network
  • Comprehension of network security isolation and protection mechanisms
  • Understanding of leadership concepts as they pertain to mentoring and managing for performance
  • Demonstrated performance in a large-scale enterprise technical work environment with minimum of 6 - 8 years of direct industry experience in Network Routing and Switching, Wireless, and Network Security
  • Experience working in an operations and architecture team for a minimum of 8 – 10 years
  • The ideal candidate will have expertise in Network Routing and Switching, Wireless, Firewalls, VPN, DNS, DHCP, NTP, VOIP, etc.



  • Candidates should have a desire to gain technical skills through advanced certifications (CCNA/CCNP/CCIE) or other similar achievements.
  • Cisco certifications or equivalent experience is required
  • Bachelors degree or  8 – 10 years equivalent experience
  • Job Location: San Jose, CA – Local personnel need only apply.


The future. It’s on you. You & Western Digital.

We’ve been storing the world’s data for more than 50 years. Once, it was the most important thing we could do for data. Now we’re helping the world capture, preserve, access and transform data in a way only we can.

The most game-changing companies, consumers, professionals, and governments come to us for the technologies and solutions they need to capture, preserve, access, and transform their data.


But we can’t do it alone. Today’s exceptional data challenges require your exceptional skills. It’s You & Us. Together, we’re the next big thing in data.


Western Digital® data-centric solutions are found under the G-Technology™, HGST, SanDisk®, Tegile™, Upthere™, and WD® brands.

Western Digital is an equal opportunity employer.


Western Digital does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ancestry, religion (including religious dress and grooming standards), sex (including pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, breastfeeding or related medical conditions), gender (including a person’s gender identity, gender expression, and gender-related appearance and behavior, whether or not stereotypically associated with the person’s assigned sex at birth), age, national origin, sexual orientation, medical condition, marital status (including domestic partnership status), physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, protected medical and family care leave, Civil Air Patrol status, military and veteran status, or other legally protected characteristics. We also prohibit harassment of any individual on any of the characteristics listed above. Our non-discrimination policy applies to all aspects of employment. We comply with the laws and regulations set forth in the "Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law" poster.

Federal and state laws require employers to provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities.  Please tell us if you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job or to perform your job.  Examples of reasonable accommodation include making a change to the application process or work procedures, providing documents in an alternate format, using a sign language interpreter, or using specialized equipment. If you need any accommodation or assistance with our career site, please contact us at staffingsupport@wdc.com.

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