Remote - Network Engineer

Engineering Remote - United States


Position at J2 Cloud Services

J2 Global is looking for an experienced Network Engineer to provide customer-facing support one of J2’s Divisions, including configuration, troubleshooting, monitoring, and escalations. This is a full-time position, flexible on location. 




  • Provide accountability over all responsibilities assigned regarding one of J2’s Divisions Cloud Network Systems
  • Manage and troubleshoot networking configurations, including routers, switches, firewalls, IPSEC VPNs and GRE
  • Implement and administer network security hardware and software, enforcing the network security policy
  • Provide overflow capacity for Cloud Services deployment engineering functions, as needed
  • Act as a networking escalation engineer for complex customer problems, including participation in on-call rotation
  • Document work in company ticketing system and create/maintain documentation in knowledge base
  • Assist J2’s Solutions Architect team in customer network designs, as needed


The following skills represent the minimum requirements to be considered for this position: 


  • Bachelor’s degree in Technical discipline
  • 5+ years recent experience as a technical, hands-on, Cisco-based network engineer
  • Experience working with global data center environments
  • Excellent network troubleshooting skills
  • Experience with Cisco Nexus, ASA, ISR and Catalyst hardware platforms
  • Being a customer focused role, excellent communication, high energy, a positive attitude, and aptitude for professional growth is a must 


Preferred Skills 

The following skills represent additional proficiencies preferred to be successful in this position: 


  • Cisco CCNP/CCIE certified with documented work experience
  • Experience with virtualization clusters (VMware and Hyper-V) and software defined networking, VMware NSX
  • Experience with storage networking, iSCSI, Jumbo Frames, and Network Storage
  • Working experience with internet routing protocols, BGP, EIGRP, and OSPF
  • Experience with Citrix, Fortigate, Netscaler, SonicWall, and Juniper equipment Professional experience in a consulting or other enterprise customer-facing technical support role
  • Experience with network design and architecting network topologies for diverse environments