Senior Network Engineer

Engineering Chicago, Illinois


Description

The Glassdoor IT Operations team is looking for a Senior Network Engineer to help realize the strategic objectives that support our corporate and production networks. In this role, you will own the design and operation of our network infrastructure and supporting technology. Working closely with our engineering teams, you will ensure that our products and environments are built on top of solid network architecture with a focus on availability and security.

Responsibilities

  • Partner with Engineering and IT Operations teams to ensure that our networks are performing optimally
  • Maintain physical, virtual, and cloud network platforms and configuration standards
  • Define and maintain monitoring, logging, alerting, and escalation strategies for networks
  • Build network lifecycle program that defines how networks are deployed, qualified, maintained, and improved
  • Lead development of a comprehensive network security program
  • Act as point of escalation for network support requests and incidents

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in relevant field or equivalent experience
  • 3+ years of experience in a similar role
  • Exceptional communication skills and a strong sense of ownership
  • Extensive knowledge of dynamic routing protocols
  • Advanced knowledge wireless networking standards and best practices
  • Advanced knowledge of network security best practices
  • Experience maintaining traffic analyzers, log aggregators, and network monitoring technologies
  • Experience managing multi-site global networks
  • Familiarity with Cisco, Palo Alto Networks, and Amazon VPC preferred

Why Glassdoor?

  • Work with purpose – join us in creating transparency for job seekers everywhere
  • Glassdoor gives back! Glassdoor is a Pledge 1% member; all employees receive 3 paid volunteer days per year
  • 100% company paid medical/dental/vision/life coverage; 80% dependent coverage
  • Paid holidays and flexible paid time off
  • Long Term Incentive Plan
  • Located in up-and-coming Fulton Market neighborhood
  • Discounted memberships for local gyms and Divvy
  • Free snacks, drinks, and coffee always available
  • Your choice between Mac or PC
  • Fun office events and celebrations
  • Convenient to public transportation, with pre-tax commuter benefits available

Glassdoor is committed to equal treatment and opportunity in all aspects of recruitment, selection, and employment without regard to gender, race, religion, national origin, ethnicity, disability, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, veteran or military status, or any other category protected under the law. Glassdoor is an equal opportunity employer; committed to a community of inclusion, and an environment free from discrimination, harassment, and retaliation.