Senior Network Engineer
- Location SUNNYVALE, CA
- Department Technology & Software Development
- Team Software Development and Engineering
- Employment Type -
- Position -
- Requisition 778653BR
What you'll doPosition Summary
Reporting to the Manager of Networking & Storage, the Sr. Network Engineer will be a member of the team that manages @Walmarlabs! Network infrastructure. You will design, build and provide operational support within a 24/7 support environment.
• Develops technical Network Infrastructure solutions to meet Customer needs, maintain and improve network stability.
• Knowledge of Agile and Scrum methodologies, provide troubleshooting support for complex enterprise network environments.
• Participate in an after-hours on-call rotation and participate in war rooms for critical site issues
• Collaborate cross functional teams of Network and Security Architects, Server and Platform Engineers, and Data Center Operations
• Create the SOP’s for day to day repeatable work
• Responsible for all aspects of the data center network including standards, design, technical integration, DR/Failover process and technology recommendations
• Responsible for all aspects of implementation and support of Local Area Network and Wireless Local Area Network technologies at sites as assigned
• Assist in deployment of new projects and services in the data center environment and elsewhere in the global enterprise
• Work cooperatively with other senior engineering resources to maintain and revise technical standards and documentation as part of a unified strategy
• Responsible for troubleshooting issues and issue management throughout the network environment, serving as senior technical support for other members of the team and peer organizations
• Responsible for identifying problem areas in a proactive way and developing solutions to meet the challenges in the converged network environment
• Responsible for ensuring the security of the data center network infrastructure and working with the security architecture team to ensure the highest standards of security is maintained.
• Bachelor’s Degree in CS or equivalent professional degree, OR work equivalent and 5+ years industry experience.
• Routing & switching architecture, design of large scale networks. In depth knowledge of layer 4 – 7 troubleshooting (from a networking perspective…i.e. when an app can’t connect).
• Understanding of SDN – full stack engineering (compute, storage, network)
• Ability to diagnose complex technical problems and find the root cause
• Strong leader with a desire to educate and develop good talent within the team.
• Solid process skills with an understanding of change control processes and managing critical production environments
• Strong inter-personal, analytical thinking, presentation and communication skills essential
• Ability to work in a global team environment.
• Detailed knowledge of complex network concepts including routing protocols, spanning tree, VPC and VLAN design, WLAN technologies, packet analysis and inspection, and application performance troubleshooting
• Detailed knowledge of Cisco data center switching platforms including working knowledge of the Cisco Nexus platform
• Solid understanding of server platforms and how they interact with the network in a high availability configuration
• Working knowledge of a scripting language like Python,GO or Ruby
• Highly proficient and have extensive experience with IPSEC, IGP, MPLS, BGP, IPVPN, and TPC/IP technologies
• Familiarity with one or more of the following: Azure, Amazon Web Services, Rackspace, Openstack, datacenters, telecom circuits, or any other public or private cloud environment
"I feel like my manager wants to help me become a better developer and a better person overall."
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