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Cloud Network Engineer
Ref No.: 18-02298
Location: San Diego, California
Job Title: Cloud Network Engineer

Our client is an enterprise software company that provides cutting-edge Big Data analytics and discovery technology helping Fortune 1000 organizations be efficient and innovative by uncovering new opportunities to grow revenues and cut costs. From large financial services organizations to global communication services providers to healthcare providers to auto manufacturers to online gaming, the largest organizations globally are using our Big Data analytics and discovery technology to make sense of petabyte scale multi-structured data to better understand customer behaviors, anticipate customer needs and develop better products and solutions. US Citizen or Greencard Holder

We're seeking a Cloud Network Engineer experienced in implementation and support of a large scale Hybrid Cloud environment. This hands-on position will provide technical expertise regarding such things as SDN, NFV, Network automation, LAN / WAN, VPN, and Load-balancing technologies within a Hybrid Cloud Infrastructure. Strong preference towards someone with full stack experience that has worked in a DevOps environment.
Responsibilities:
• Understand and participate in DevOps culture and practices
• Deploy and Support new and existing hardware in support of current customers and future growth.
• Automation is in your DNA.
• Participate in varied projects and assist in resolving issues.
• Provide level of escalation in response to incidents/requests regarding network performance and configuration, including off hours escalations.
• Maintain network documentation, run-books, diagrams, and network assets in the configuration management database.
• Develop and continually improve guidelines and procedures related to Network management including process and efficiency improvements.
• Monitor and tune network infrastructure to identify and eliminate issues and potential bottlenecks.
• Prepare and review periodic reports related to performance and capacity.

Required Skills:
• 5+ years of extensive hands on networking and troubleshooting experience in large, distributed product / SaaS environments.
• 2+ years with LTM, GTM, ASM, and WAF (F5 and Palo Alto preferred).
• Experience with Linux
• Experience with Public Cloud (AWS, Azure)
• Experience with knowledge of TCP/IP, VLAN/VXLAN, VRF, QoS, BGP, OSPF, EIGRP as well as MPLS connectivity/architecture.
• Experience with network monitoring and performance tools such as SolarWinds Orion and Wireshark.
• Practical experience related to LAN, WAN, VPN, and P2P, preferably in a Hybrid Cloud environment.
• Broad technical knowledge of Cisco networking technologies and platforms to include Nexus 9/7/5/2k, ASR 1k and 9k, vPC, OTV, and VDC configuration.


Desired Skills:
• Experience with Software Defined Networking (SDN) and/or network configuration automation (Scripting with Pearl/Python/Bash or DevOps tools like Chef/Puppet/Asible) highly preferred.
• Knowledge of Teradata platform.
• Knowledge of Agile methodologies.
• Strong understanding of IT production environments, operational strategies and mission critical systems to include IT internal controls and regulatory compliance.
• Experience with Software Defined Networking (SDN) and/or network configuration automation (Scripting with Pearl/Python/Bash or DevOps tools like Chef/Puppet/Asible) highly preferred.