**Job Description:** **Remote - Home Based**
This is a hands-on network engineering and support role within a unique cloud environment, not a typical enterprise network. The successful candidate will have a maniacal focus on automation, and will constantly consider how to avoid solving the same problem more than once. Join a progressive, growing company with first-class benefits, competitive compensation, and more!
+ Proactively analyze the network environments you are responsible for to look for and resolve potential problems before they occur + Respond to incident tickets to troubleshoot and resolve problems within the environment + Use good judgment to balance competing priorities when handling multiple incidents as well as project-based work + Assist senior network engineers in the design and implementation of new infrastructure, and participate in implementing changes to the environment + Develop automation, processes, and tools to make deploying and supporting the infrastructure simpler, more reliable, and faster + Ensure network documentation is developed and maintained + Take on-call rotations as necessary to ensure 24x7 coverage of critical production environments
+ Must be a U.S. Citizen + Must be able to obtain a US Passport for travel to many foreign countries as required (present possibilities include: Ireland, United Kingdom, EU Countries, Australia, Japan, South Korea, Singapore, China, Dubai) + BA/BS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or Electrical Engineering, or equivalent experience + 7 or more years of network engineering experience in an operational role + Working knowledge of Ethernet, TCP/IP, and routing protocols + Experience with protocol analysis, network analyzers, packet capture devices, or Wireshark + Familiar with UNIX and Windows servers, VMware, and their networking capabilities and requirements + Knowledge of network security concepts, **firewalls, and load balancers – both virtual and physical** + Strong interpersonal skills to interact with customers and team members, communicating with both technical and non-technical audiences
+ Experience with Dell, Cisco, and Arista Networks + Scripting and/or development expertise + Experience with cloud-scale networks + Knowledge of DNS, DHCP, LDAP, other core network-based services + **3 or more years of experience as Linux systems administrator** + **OpenStack/Neutron experience a plus**
When you choose our company, you join a diverse world of innovative thought leaders. At our core is a commitment to workplace diversity, the sustainability of our planet, and community corporate involvement. We offer highly competitive salaries, bonus programs, world-class benefits, and unparalleled growth and development opportunities-all to create a compelling and rewarding work environment.
We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, genetics, or citizenship status (when otherwise legally authorized to work) and will not be discriminated against on the basis of such characteristics or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. We encourage applicants of all ages.
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**Functional Area(s):** Engineering - Software **Business:** Virtustream **Business Unit:** 500 - VIRTUSTREAM **Location:** VA - Glen Allen, VA - Herndon, VA - McLean, VA - Reston, WI - Madison, WI - Pewaukee **AutoReqId:** 189558BR