BNY Mellon Principal Network Engineer - Software Defined Network Engineer in Nashville, Tennessee

For over 230 years, the people of BNY Mellon have been at the forefront of finance, expanding the financial markets while supporting investors throughout the investment lifecycle. BNY Mellon can act as a single point of contact for clients looking to create, trade, hold, manage, service, distribute or restructure investments & safeguards nearly one-fifth of the world's financial assets. BNY Mellon remains one of the safest, most trusted and admired companies. Every day our employees make their mark by helping clients better manage and service their financial assets around the world. Whether providing financial services for institutions, corporations or individual investors, clients count on the people of BNY Mellon across time zones and in 35 countries and more than 100 markets. It's the collective ambition, innovative thinking and exceptionally focused client service paired with a commitment to doing what is right that continues to set us apart. Make your mark:

Client Technology Solutions provides our business partners with client-focused, technology-based solutions. These enhance their ability to be successful through world-class software solutions and leading-edge infrastructure. Client Technology Solutions provides employees with the tools and resources to enhance their professional qualifications and careers.


TECHNOLOGY SERVICES GROUP (TSG) is the central infrastructure services group with a proven track record of innovating to help BNY Mellon and its customers have most reliable, nimble and cost-effective solutions in the financial services market place. BNY Mellon BXP technology is leading edge with industry first PasS/IaaS fully integrated solution, combined with enterprise standards for developers.

  • TSG* is building next generation scalable, efficient data center as a service using the latest innovation infrastructure. Building on top of the cloud deployments in BNY Mellon, we are aggressively automating and bridging the green field cloud with the existing virtual computing environments. This next generation infrastructure needs to be tied to building several internal SaaS offerings such as Fax as a service, reporting as a service, file transfer as service etc. The infrastructure team is building self-service and low-touch infrastructure utilities that enable building the internal SaaS offerings.

  • Project/Mission:* The Network Services team is responsible for security practices surrounding internal employee’s access to the internet. This individual will be tasked with administration, engineering, configuration and deployment of forward and reverse security proxy technology. Will be cross trained in multiple security proxies.

S/he implements and supports the network infrastructure and systems for large/complex networks. S/he designs/supports inter-network solutions including the physical and logical configuration documentation and has an in-depth understanding of the entire network topology and architecture. S/he also supports various security and service-based technologies as necessary.

  • Software defined Network engineer*

Key Role:

Perform highly complex analysis, design, development, tests, and debugs of Software Defined Networking (SDN) and Network Functions Virtualization (NFV) solutions for commercial and federal clients. Analyze and apply advanced methods, theories, and research techniques in the investigation of complex networking problems. Integrate SDN and NFV solutions into existing network infrastructures to help automate and increase efficiency in network operations. Develop novel advance networking architectures and designs using the latest open source and vendor technologies. Test vendor and open source SDN and NFV products in a lab environment. Plan and conduct major technical phases of significant projects by coordinating the efforts of technical support staff and the performance of assigned projects. Review completion and implementation of technical products, evaluate vendors' capabilities, work with typically little supervision, and assist with training junior software engineer staff.


BaBachelor's degree in engineering or a related discipline, or equivalent work experience required

AAdvanced degree preferred

10-12 years of experience in designing, implementing, and supporting high-traffic networks required.

Experience in the securities or financial services industry is a plus.

Basic Qualifications:

-3+ years of experience with Linux

-3+ years of experience with Java or Python development

-2+ years of experience with REST API development

-Ability to obtain a security clearance

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with SDN controllers, including OpenDaylight

-Experience with SDN protocols, including OpenFlow, NETCONF, or PCEP

-Experience with data modeling languages, including YANG

-Experience with virtualization technologies, including VMware or KVM

-Experience with Cloud orchestration technologies, including OpenStack

-Experience with IP networking technologies, including routing, switching, security

-Experience with DevNet tools, including Puppet or Chef

-BS degree in CS, EE, Computer Engineering, or a related field

-CCNA, CCNA Cloud, CCNA Data Center, RHCSA, or Security+ Certification

  • BNY Mellon is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

Minorities/Females/Individuals With Disabilities/Protected Veterans.*

  • Primary Location:* United States-Pennsylvania-Pittsburgh

  • Internal Jobcode:* 45197

  • Job:* Information Technology

  • Organization:* Technology Services Group-HR06725

  • Requisition Number:* 1613450

Category: Information Technology