Network Engineer in Austin, TX at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 12/1/2019

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Job #:  1023225

PERM Opportunity in Downtown Austin
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Title: Network Engineer 
We are looking for a Network Development Engineer to provide technical thought leadership in the design of our next-generation networks. As we look to the future, our networks will support an ecosystem of industrial IoT, sensors, drones, and mobile devices, just to name a few. You are comfortable with taking risks and iterating on designs that may fail at the outset to ultimately deliver robust systems that elegantly scale. Information security and network reliability are at the core of your thought processes, and you are respected as an influencer.

In this role, you will also operate one of the largest enterprise networks in the world and provide guidance to and mentoring to network support teams to develop their skills and reinforce best practices. Network reliability is critical to the operations, and your responsibilities will include driving root cause resolution of network events most impact-full to the business.

The team has broad scope supporting multiple business globally, from the smallest stores in emerging markets, to the most advanced stores in North America. As a result, this group enjoys variety in both tactical and long-term strategic projects. This is a unique opportunity that will enable you to grow your skills as an engineer, have a lasting impact on these networks for years to come.
Basic Qualifications

  • 5+ years’ experience in designing and operating large-scale, production networks
  • 5+ years of experience with major routing protocols, specifically BGP and OSPF
  • 5+ years of experience with routing and switching hardware from major vendors
  • Excellent network design, implementation, and troubleshooting skills combined with a proven documentation methodology.
  • In addition to providing top-tier management and support to vast network infrastructure, Network Engineers are expected to build or enhance tools, develop best practices, refine operational procedure and constantly think pro-actively and with innovation

Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience in automating network administration using Python, Perl, or other scripting language
  • Development and delivery of large-scale network designs in data center, service provider, or enterprise networks
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Proficiency in wide area networking (including SDWAN), wireless networking, and industrial Ethernet
  • Expertise in information security for industrial control systems
  • A genuine passion for building systems that are simple and work well

EEO Employer
Apex Systems is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at 844-463-6178.