Cloud Network Engineer

Information Systems & Technology Hyderabad, Hyderabad




Job Description



Position: Cloud Network Engineer


Reports To:SVP Infrastructure Services - Network


Position Objective: 

Network engineer with strong focus and experience on both traditional on-prem networking and Cloud networking (AWS/Azure), as well as SDWAN. This position is part of the Network Team and reports to the SVP of Infrastructure Services – Network. This team interacts closely with IT architects, engineering groups, system admins, application support, and development groups worldwide.

The main requirements of this position are:

  • Well rounded background.
  • Strong traditional networking engineering experience – Routing, switching, firewalling, load balancing.
  • Strong familiarity with SDWAN.
  • Experience integrating existing on-prem network with cloud environments.


Technical Requirements:

  • Must haves: Strong knowledge and extensive hands-on experience in the following areas and technologies:
    • Experience with AWS and Azure Networking.
    • Experience implementing AWS Direct Connect, Azure ExpressRoute, IPsec VPN Connections from cloud to on-prem datacenters.
    • SDWAN experience, deploying, configuring, managing, monitoring – in particular Vmware Velocloud.
    • Strong with Cisco routing/switching infrastructure.
    • Strong with Palo Alto firewalls and Panorama.
    • Experience deploying and administering F5 BigIP load balancers.
    • At least 5 years of experience in network engineering.
    • Strong hands-on knowledge of OSPF (multi-area), BGP v4.
    • IPsec site-to-site VPNs, remote access VPNs.
    • LAN switching, Spanning Tree protocol, VLANs.
    • Cisco switches, branch office and datacenter grade (Meraki, Catalyst and Nexus family).
    • Cisco routers, branch office and datacenter grade (2900/3900, ISR4K, ASR1K, etc.)
    • QOS implementation in the LAN and WAN, for the enablement of IP telephony and video conferencing.
  • Other helpful skills:
    • Google GCP or Oracle OCI cloud network infrastructure.
    • AWS cloud formation and Azure ARM templates.
    • Scripting and programming skills (json, yaml, python, javascript, powershell, bash, DOS batch, perl, etc).
    • Familiarity with network monitoring systems (Cacti, Solarwinds).
    • Experience analyzing flows using Netflow collectors.
    • Experience analyzing packet captures (with Wireshark, etc).
    • Familiarity with Linux (user level).


Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities:

  • Cloud network engineering and ongoing support.
  • Engineering and implementation of SDWAN (Velocloud).
  • Worldwide level 2 and level 3 support of the network infrastructure (WAN and LAN at the datacenters and at the remote offices worldwide).
  • Capacity and health management for the network infrastructure.
  • Manage chronic problems to closure.
  • Keep informed on new developments and products in our technology area and recommend implementation of new solutions as appropriate.
  • Show excellent decision-making skills that support the needs of the business.
  • Exceptional troubleshooting skills within the network scope and outside into other technology areas in assistance of other IT groups.
  • Abide by established processes, procedures and policies.
  • Participate in the on-call support rotation.