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Cloud Network Engineer
Ref No.: 18-07158
Location: San Diego, California
Position Type:Right to Hire
Start Date: 10/01/2018
Genesis10 is seeking a Cloud Network Engineer to work in San Diego on a contract to hire opportunity.
 
Summary:   S
eeking 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.

QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Experience with Software Defined Networking (SDN) and/or network configuration automation (Scripting with Pearl/Python/Bash or DevOps tools like Chef/Puppet/Ansible) highly preferred.
    • Extensive knowledge of TCP/IP, VLAN/VXLAN, VRF, QoS, BGP, OSPF, EIGRP as well as MPLS connectivity/architecture.
  • Working knowledge of 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.
  • Strong understanding of IT production environments, operational strategies and mission critical systems to include IT internal controls and regulatory compliance.
  • 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)
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Strategic thinker, ability to see big picture and develop roadmaps
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Results oriented team player who will work towards meeting team commitments and ability to work within a cross-functional team.
  • A passion for improving processes and a commitment to customer satisfaction.
  • Good organizational and time management skills to work on multiple tasks/projects simultaneously.
  • Ability to work in collaboration with product development engineering teams
  • Able to work as a W2 employee of Genesis10 (no Corp-to-Corp).
 
If you have the described qualifications and are interested in this exciting opportunity, please apply! 
 
About Genesis10:
Genesis10 is a leading U.S. business and technology consulting firm with hundreds of clients needing proven talent and solutions to power their strategic initiatives.  If you are a high performing business or IT professional with solid, referenced experience, we want to meet you.  Genesis10 recruiters and delivery professionals are highly accomplished career advocates, who get to know you beyond your resume to position you with the opportunities that fit your skills, experience and aspirations.  We have benefit options to fit your needs and a support staff that works with you from placement throughout your engagement – project after project.   To learn more about Genesis10 and to view all our available career opportunities, please visit us at www.genesis10.com. 
“Genesis10 is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V”