Verizon Principal Network Engineer in Atlanta, Georgia
What you’ll be doing...
At Verizon Connect (VZConnect), we guide a connected world on the go. We’re in it to win it. Today we’re the #1 global provider of fleet management solutions for both enterprise and small/medium businesses. Our consumer products, like Hum, create a more connected ride with vehicle diagnostics, emergency assistance, and Wi-Fi. And to top it off, our partnerships with major car manufacturers help us care for more drivers with our connected technologies.
As a top 20 SaaS leader, we know our talent is the most important component to our success. We hire top talent and empower them to do their best work. As a division of Verizon, we combine the fun and excitement of a start-up environment with the resources, operational excellence, and brand recognition of an established tech giant.
We have an immediate need for a Principal Network Engineer to facilitate the delivery of our award-winning Consumer and Commercial products. In this role, you’ll be responsible for designing and maintaining critical communications between our data centers and connected vehicles. You will also be responsible for 24x7 support of our voice and data networks and rapid incident response. This role offers strong personal and professional growth opportunities to the right person and the ability to have a meaningful impact on in one of the largest SaaS businesses in the world. Other responsibilities associated with this position include:
Designing, supporting, and maintaining network devices in a highly complex environment.
Supporting and maintaining all networking elements of a high availability production environment.
Setting the direction of networking technologies and methodologies for our growing network.
Monitoring, backing up, outage resolution, upgrading, design, and maintenance of networks.
What we’re looking for...
You’ll need to have:
Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
Six or more years of relevant work experience.
Five or more years of experience with CGNAT technologies.
Five or more years of experience managing and architecting MPLS solutions.
Willingness to travel.
Even better if you have:
Seven or more years of experience diagnosing and troubleshooting network issues and outages.
Seven or more years of experience supporting and troubleshooting complex voice traffic.
Seven or more years of experience with network design and architecture.
Seven or more years of network experience with routing and switching.
Seven or more years of network experience with load balancing technologies.
Seven or more years of experience managing firewalls.
Experience with Cisco switching, routing and firewall Hardware.
Experience with Check Point hardware.
Experience with A10 Load balancers and CGNAT.
Experience with routing protocols, specifically BGP, OSPF and EIGRP.
Experience with IPSEC VPN(s) tunnels.
Expertise with TCP/IP packet analysis, using Wireshark or raw packet captures using tcpdump.
Exceptional analytical and problem-solving skills, with logical problem solving from Layer 1 through Layer 7 of the OSI model.
Experience with network analyzers and network monitoring and alerting tools.
Experience with AWS VPC networking including ELB, EIP, VPN.
When you join Verizon...
You’ll have the power to go beyond – doing the work that’s transforming how people, businesses and things connect with each other. Not only do we provide the fastest and most reliable network for our customers, but we were first to 5G - a quantum leap in connectivity. Our connected solutions are making communities stronger and enabling energy efficiency. Here, you’ll have the ability to make an impact and create positive change. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, join our team of the best and brightest. We offer great pay, amazing benefits and opportunity to learn and grow in every role. Together we’ll go far.
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