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Maryland Heights, Missouri - USD Full Time Posted: Monday, 19 June 2017
Principal Engineer - Network Solutions Architecture

Responsibilities - This is more of a true Network Solution Engineer and Network Application Delivery Engineer role as part of the Advanced Engineering (AE) team within Charter. The set of services to be provided include engineering and implementation of new solutions in the AE Lab or help architects to POC new technologies. Candidates must bring strong knowledge and experience with Cisco Nexus data center switches, including the latest features such as Linux, DevOPS, Routing and Switching, Application delivery platforms such as Load balancers and GSLB including F5 and A10 load balancers and Network Virtualization. Candidates will work with application owners to identify system components and to document data flows between systems as well as between network boundaries. Candidates will be responsible for writing or updating build documents, design documents, deployment checklists, etc. Expert level skill set with Juniper SRX, F5 or A10 Load balancer is a must. Candidates will attend status meetings, report status, and attend other required project meetings such as lessons learned meetings.

Required Attributes for Network Solutions Engineer:

. Working experience in Service Provider or Cloud provider

. Solid Network Application Delivery design and hands-on engineering experience.

. Solid knowledge of and experience Linux and automation technologies including Ansible or Chef

. Solid knowledge of and experience with routing protocols including BGP.

. Strong understanding of VRF, VLAN, port channel, and sub-interface technologies.

. Strong knowledge of and experience with Network and Security infrastructure such as Firewalls, Network Load balancing and Proxy devices.

. Strong knowledge of and experience with Virtualization.

. Design, testing, and implementation of the datacenter network service to partition the data-center edge from the data-center core in partnership with the Network Security Engineer.

. Experience with strategic architecture and roadmap development (1-year and 3-year datacenter network outlook)

. Strong knowledge of Scripting languages including Yang/Netconf

. Strong knowledge of 1 or more Cloud automation stacks (VMware SDDC, OpenStack, CloudStack, etc.)

. Strong written and documentation skills.

. Experience with compute and storage is a plus

. Experience with SDN technologies, DevOps and Tail-F

. Strong customer-interface and polished/professional communications and presentation skills



Masters or Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or related field or related work experience

Related Work Experience:

. 5+ years of experience working with Cisco Nexus class of switches

. 5+ years of experience designing and implementing Virtualized Networking and UCS.

. 7+ years of experience working with Cisco Routers and switches

. 4+ years of experience working with F5 or A10 load balancer

Preferred Qualifications

. Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE) Datacenter or Routing and Switching certification preferred, not required

. Knowledge of company products and services


Industry and vendor specific certifications and training preferred (Cisco, Juniper, Alcatel-Lucent, etc)


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Posted by StartWire

Maryland Heights, Missouri, United States of America
6/19/2017 5:57:24 AM

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