Network Automation Engineer Python

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Job ID:
2499409
Location:
Hagerstown, MD
Category:
Information Technology, Telecommunications, Product Management
Salary:
$125,000.00 per year
Zip Code:
21740
Employment Type:
Full time
Posted:
08.10.2018
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Job Description:

Network Automation Engineer Python

$100-125K

Can be located in Wilmington, DE; Marietta, GA or Hagerstown, MD

Company's Product Development, Client Solutions and Technology functions are responsible for innovation and advancement of our technology solutions across all of our client segments, and make a critical contribution to ensuring that Company retains its position as a leading technology innovator. Our Product Development teams are responsible for end-to-end ownership of the product life cycle. Our Client Solutions teams deliver global solutions and expertise that make commerce possible. Our Technology teams develop a wide range of applications and solutions that enable next-generation commerce and create the infrastructure of the global commerce ecosystem. They also ensure that our data remains secure through their work in cyber-security.

Position Description Overview

Our ideal candidate is highly autonomous, very detail oriented, possesses strong written and verbal communication skills and has significant experience of supporting large scale, enterprise class networks. Network Automation Engineers work hand-in-hand with Software Development teams and Network Operations to automate and invent new ways of operating Company's Network. Excellent written and verbal communication skills and an ability to interact efficiently with peers and customers is required, as well as experience initiating, driving and managing in-event conference calls. The desire and ability to work in a fast paced, collaborative environment is essential. In addition to providing top-tier management and support of Company's vast network infrastructure, Network Automation Engineers are expected to develop best practices, refine operational procedure and constantly think pro-actively and with innovation.

Job Responsibilities

  • Automate select network operation tasks through creation and maintenance of tools.
  • Be part of the team that shapes the Automation future in Network Operations Support the operation our next generation data-center networks.
  • Deliver simple, sustainable and repeatable solutions and processes.
  • Drive and support innovation from the NIC to the core.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Automate select network administration tasks through creation and maintenance of scripts and tools
  • Reduce the end-to-end cost of delivering packets.

Scope of Job

Leads complex business projects. Provides coaching and mentoring to less experienced engineers.

Autonomy

Works independently

Job Requirements

  • Our ideal candidate is highly autonomous, very detail oriented, possesses strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and an ability to interact efficiently with peers and customers is required.
  • The desire and ability to work in a fast paced, collaborative environment is essential.
  • Must be comfortable working 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.
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, computer engineering or related technical discipline
  • Software development skills are required, specifically in Python with 2+ years of experience.

Competencies

  • Operational Functions
Company Info
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