Job Description


Network Engineer II – (JO-16638)

Our client specializes in internet connection and data centers. Its purpose is to protect, connect and power the digital economy through its data centers and network connectivity, colocation and professional services and the portfolio of advanced interconnection solutions.

Maxonic is looking for a Network Engineer II for one of our leading customers in the Sunnyvale, CA

Since 2002 Maxonic has been at the forefront of connecting candidate strengths to client challenges. Our award winning, dedicated team of recruiting professionals are specialized by technology, are great listeners, and will seek to find a position that meets the long-term career needs of our candidates.

Benefits offered to our employees include:

  • Medical Insurance through Cal Choice [Kaiser and Anthem Blue Cross]
  • HSA (Health Savings Account)
  • 401K Plan
  • Paid Sick Time Off

Qualifications:

The Emerging Services organization is seeking a Senior Network Engineer to design, prototype, configure, evaluate and administer our network topology.
The candidate must possess a strong background in networking fundamentals (layers 1-3) and will have demonstrated experience configuring, deploying, administering, and maintaining LAN/WAN networking equipment.
Strong Linux system administration skills is a must. The candidate's duties will include maintenance of computer networks, hardware, software, and other related systems, protecting data, software, and hardware from attacks, and replacing faulty network hardware components when necessary.

Responsibilities:

  • Designing, documenting and supporting the introduction of new network platforms or services into both production and lab datacenter environments.
  • Maintaining and administering computer networks and related computing environments including systems software, applications software, hardware, and configurations.
  • Working collaboratively with both internal and external teams to support the product development life cycle.
  • Protecting data, software, and hardware by coordinating, planning and implementing network security measures.
  • Troubleshooting, diagnosing and resolving hardware, software, and other network and system problems.
  • Replacing faulty network hardware components when required.
  • Monitoring network performance to determine if adjustments need to be made.
    The Emerging Services organization is seeking a Senior Network Engineer to design, prototype, configure, evaluate and administer our network topology.
  • The candidate must possess a strong background in networking fundamentals (layers 1-3) and will have demonstrated experience configuring, deploying, administering, and maintaining LAN/WAN networking equipment.

Skills:

  • Open source technologies
  • Highly proficient and hands on experience in the following inter networking technologies IPv4/IPv6, BGP/MBGP, MPLS, L2VPN, L3VPN, L2 switching, VxLAN. •
  • Experience with PTPv2 a plus • Linux system administration skills
  • Knowledge of SDN/NFV concepts • Ability to implement, administer, and troubleshoot network infrastructure devices, including firewalls, routers and switches.
  • Ability to quickly learn new or unfamiliar technology and products using documentation and internet resources.
  • Experience with development frameworks/technologies such as o Ansible/Ansible Tower o Python o Restful API • Good analytical and problem-solving skills.

Position logistics:

  • Candidates must be currently authorized to work in the US for any employer
  • 6+ months Contract position
  • Locals only

Interested in Applying?

We can’t wait to see your resume! Please apply below with your most current resume and anything else you’d like us to know about you – commute preferences, desired work environments, etc. You should also feel free to email Nina Schindler (nina@maxonic.com) or call 408-400-2299.