Job Description :
Sr. Network Engineer
Pleasanton, CA
Duration: 1 Year assignment




Day to Day Responsibilities of this Position:

Making changes for firewalls routers, switches for the business, turning up new devices.
Python Scripting is helpful
Summary:

Network Engineer: Operates company''s internal data communications systems.
Plans, designs and implements local and wide-area network solutions between multiple platforms and protocols (including IP and VOIP
Supports/troubleshoots network issues and coordinates with vendors for installation of such items as routers and switches.
Works on project implementation.
Provides training and assists with proposal writing. Conducts project planning, cost analysis and vendor comparisons.


Survey Tip:

Employees whose primary responsibility is focused on the design and application of external communications such as Internet network systems should be matched to Web Developer
Note: May be internal or external, client-focused, working in conjunction with Professional Services and outsourcing functions. May include company-wide, web-enabled solutions.
Senior level Network Engineer to join our Infrastructure Platform team within the Cloud Operations organization.
This team is focused on providing infrastructure design, implementation planning, deployment support and optimizations to support new product, features and service offerings.
As the Sr. Network Engineer, you will partner with other engineering teams to analyze the technical needs of projects and design the required network infrastructure to ensure operational readiness and security of new products in our 9 global production customer data centers.
With a growing customer base and a Software-as-Service model, you need to think security, scalability, and reliability constantly.
You must enjoy the fast pace of an Internet company where the requirements for the data center infrastructure will change rapidly.
Your daily work will have a direct impact on our customers and our business. And, you won''t be bored with repetitive tasks as you''ll be busy growing your skills as the company grows.
Work location is primarily in the Pleasanton office but can be flexible with time spent in San Francisco office.


About the Role

Shape solutions through early and active involvement in the Project and Product lifecycle.
Develop infrastructure architectural solutions for major Infrastructure projects.
Ensure architectures improve availability, scalability, and security from counterparts in Operations, Infrastructure, and Product Development.
Remain actively involved in projects beyond the architectural definition, providing assistance during the Engineering and Implementation phases.
Development of a long-range technology roadmap and architecture in all relevant operational technology domains, working with relevant stakeholders.
Gather feedback on architectural solutions in production to ensure requirements have been met, adjusting designs if required.
In some cases, perform Engineering and pilot implementation of new technologies introduced through a new architectural solution.
Respond to strategic design requests as business and technical objectives evolve.
Document current and future network design.


About You

Experience running and maintaining a 24x7 Internet-oriented production environment, preferably across multiple data centers.
Extensive knowledge of Juniper and Cisco products
Large scale LAN/WAN/Backbone/ISP environment experience.
Solid grasp of BGP, OSPF, ISIS, MPLS, CDN, and related networking concepts, with the ability to deploy, monitor, and troubleshoot issues.
Knowledge of automated configuration management and application tuning.
Superior analytics skills, with the ability to identify statistical trends in the Network and design tests to prove out concepts to increase the performance of our service globally.
Fantastic communication and presentation skills; this role will be interacting with client Executives and Customers.
Handle multiple projects and tasks, make decisions and solve problems while under pressure, and prioritize and organize effectively.
Strong interpersonal skills to self-lead your day-to-day activities and build relationships with the extended organization
Minimum of 7-10 years experience supporting complex large scale networks.
Ability to travel; infrequent domestic and international travel will be required.