Network Automation Engineer, Senior

Employer
Request Technology - Kyle Honn
Location
Hagerstown, MD
Posted
May 17, 2018
Closes
May 21, 2018
Industry
Engineering
Hours
Full Time
Network Automation Engineer, Sr. *Permanent full time role* Responsibilities Designs, installs, and maintains the enterprise network to meet the functional objectives of the business. Work closely with our Network Engineering teams to ensure fast, smooth roll-out of new designs and products. Drive standards across the network and ensure that we are fully compliant to those standards and policies. Automate select network administration tasks through creation and maintenance of scripts and tools Reduce the end-to-end cost of delivering packets. Designs, installs, and maintains the large networks to meet the functional objectives of the business. Automate select network operation tasks through creation and maintenance of tools. Shape the Automation future in Network Operations Drive and support innovation from the NIC to the core. Collaborate with level two and level-three resolvers Identify and troubleshoot recurring platform issues. Effective escalation of same to mid- and senior-level engineering teams for full resolution Create and review documentation and process regarding recurring issues, new standard operating procedures, knowledge transfer material, etc. Qualifications 8+ years of related IT experience. Bachelor's Degree or equivalent work experience Software development skills are required, specifically in Python with 2+ years of experience. Knowledge of major Internet routing protocols, BGP, OSPF, with at least 2+ years of experience. Knowledge of network hardware and packet forwarding architectures. Experience in a Linux/Unix environment. Excellent Ethernet and IP Networking knowledge and extensive experience in the application of IP protocols. Substantial background in large scale datacenter network implementations and support.