Senior Network Engineer

Information Technology Overland Park, Kansas


Description


Company Overview

Shamrock Trading Corporation is the parent company for a family of brands in transportation services, finance and technology. Headquartered in Overland Park, KS, Shamrock has consistently been named “Best Places to Work” by the Kansas City Business Journal. We also have offices in Chicago, Dallas, Laredo, Midland, Nashville, and Atlanta.

With an average annual revenue growth of 25% since 1986, Shamrock’s success is attributed to three key factors: hiring the best people, cultivating long-term relationships with our customers and continually evolving in the marketplace.


Responsibilities
  • Serve as the network system subject matter expert, recommending and implementing best-practice network architecture, as relevant to our environment.
  • Design, deploy and maintain network infrastructure and related technologies.
  • Lead complex troubleshooting and resolve critical or escalated technical issues of affected equipment.
  • Help design, deploy, test, and troubleshoot new network hardware and software components and designs.
  • Troubleshoot issues within internal and cloud environments.
  • Participate in a 24x7x365 on-call rotation to support our data center infrastructure.
  • Lead and take part in the development of processes and documentation for new areas of work or knowledge.
  • Mentor, train and guide team members.

Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications: 

  • BA/BS degree in a technical field or evidence of exceptional ability.
  • Must possess a passion for technology.
  • Extensive experience working on data center network and server hardware in an enterprise level environment.
  • Advanced networking knowledge, including topology and protocol
  • understanding.
  • Advanced understanding of hardware architecture, maintenance, and repair.
  • Ability to script and automate processes.
  • Must possess initiative to resolve issues before they become critical.
  • Must possess strong people skills and the ability to work as a team member, collaborating and partnering with others to address issues.
  • Ability to communicate clearly in English, verbally and in writing, keeping the right people informed of relevant issues as well as understand and execute oral and written instructions.
  • Able to adapt to changes in a dynamic work environment.
  • Must have a propensity for knowledge gathering and sharing.
  • Must be innovative, self-motivated, and willing to work outside of primary focus area.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Enterprise experience with next-generation firewalls and software-defined networking (SDN).
  • Experience supporting public cloud environments (AWS and/or Azure), specifically with building  networks within.
  • Strong Linux skills, including installation, systems administration and troubleshooting.
  • Experience with configuration management and orchestration systems such as
  • AWX, Ansible, Terraform, etc.
  • Experience managing Haproxy.
  • Experience with Nutanix, Rubrik, Vmware.

Benefits Package

At Shamrock we hire bright, ambitious people and give them the tools they need to be successful. By investing in training and development, we hope to become a long-term career for employees, where there are always opportunities for advancement. Shamrock also offers a premier set of benefits for employees and their families:  
  • Medical: Fully-paid healthcare, dental and vision premiums for employees and eligible dependents 
  • Financial: Generous company 401(k) contributions and employee stock ownership after one year 
  • Wellness: Onsite gym, jogging trail and discounted membership to nearby fitness center 
  • Work-Life Balance: Competitive PTO and paid leave options 
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