Network Engineer

Hedge Fund

New York City
Posted 3 months ago

Network Engineer

Corporate Title:  To be determined depending on suitability of skills and expertise

Department:  Network Engineering

 Purpose of the role:

Firm, is currently seeking strong Network Engineer candidates. This position will report directly to the Global Head of Network Engineering and is accountable for providing the best network solutions to meet internal and external client demands.  The selected candidate will work directly with Architecture, Operations, Service Delivery, Sales Engineering, and other Infrastructure teams to enhance and support Firm’s fast-growing business needs.

Responsibilities and duties (include but not limited to)

  • Create network use case designs based on customer, architectural, and security requirements
  • Create network configuration templates based upon network design and/or technical network concepts
  • Function as L3 escalation for support and delivery teams
  • Work with architects to lab and test new network solutions and features
  • Test new code, bug fixes, and use case designs prior to production release
  • Construct and peer review network configurations prior to deployments across Arista, Cisco ASA, Juniper, Fortinet, and other vendor platforms
  • Liaison with architects, developers, and systems engineers to design Firm applications and products
  • Participate in an on-call rotation
  • Maintain Book of Work referenceable to internal tickets

Education, Skills and background (incl. Education and Experience Requirements)

  • Strong working knowledge of unicast routing (OSPF, BGP)
  • Strong working knowledge multicast routing (PIM-SM)
  • Strong working knowledge of MPLS.
  • Strong working knowledge of PTP and PPS distribution and services
  • Strong working knowledge in Network Troubleshooting (L1, L2, L3)
  • Working knowledge of Network Security (ACL, NAT, VPN)
  • Working knowledge of Traffic Prioritization and Bandwidth Controls (QoS)
  • Work experience designing and deploying a network of 500-1000 network nodes.
  • Layer 1 or Optical Switching
  • Python Scripting
  • Ansible

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