Junior Network Engineer in Phoenix, AZ at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 10/23/2019

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Job Description

Job #:  1018809
We are looking for a Network Engineer/Data Center Engineer to join our team. This role is part of a team responsible for designing, building and managing/operating Uber’s growing production data centers, backbone and peering network.
The role will be focused on providing on site data center support for our geographically dispersed network engineering team. This position will be based in the Phoenix Arizona metro region or the DC/Northern Virginia metro region, with in region travel up to 50% and occasional travel to our San Francisco HQ.

Detailed Description of Services:
Provide onsite Data Center, operational level 1 support, troubleshooting and problem remediation of Uber’s production data center networks and physical data center network infrastructure
Assist in new production deployments (rack builds/capacity adds)
May be required to participate in regular on-call, after-hours on-site support
Collaborate with Uber teams especially Network Engineering, Data Center Engineering and TPMs on project based work
New deployments, upgrades and ongoing support of Uber Networks/Data Centers
Inventory management of network devices and components in the data center (this will include RMAs)
Beginning to intermediate level layer 1/2/3 networking skills
Beginning to intermediate experience in IP routing/switching technologies and protocols including TCP/IP, BGP, IS-IS, MPLS and their best practices.
Must have a customer service mentality, with an exceptional ability to execute and communicate
Experience with copper and fiber physical infrastructure (different copper/fiber cabling standards, optical components, structured cabling standards, labeling, dressing)
Experience troubleshooting hardware issues on network devices (PSU, components etc) and remediating/replacing them
Experience working in an extremely fast paced environment with minimal supervision
Fluency in Linux or Unix-like operating systems
Experience in managing systems and networks with automation tools
Experience in maintaining 24x7 network infrastructure for a global company
Ability to lift and move up to 50lbs with no restrictions
Bonus: Scripting skills in Python, Go, or Unix shell.
If interested please email: mdwyer@apexsystems.com with the most recent copy of your resume. Thank you and I look forward to hearing from you! 
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