Network Engineer

Information TechnologyHybrid Remote, 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 is frequently recognized among the “Best Places to Work” in Kansas City and Chicago and was most recently recognized as one of America’s top 100 “Most Loved Workplaces” by Newsweek. We also have offices in Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas, Ft. Lauderdale, Houston, Laredo, Nashville and Phoenix.              
           
With an average annual revenue growth of 25% over several decades, 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             
 
Shamrock Trading Corporation is looking for a Network Engineer to join our Infrastructure team and support Shamrock’s fast growth. The ideal candidate will have a strong infrastructure networking background, a passion for automation, a pragmatic approach to engineering solutions, willingness to work across other areas as needed, have a high aptitude, and possess strong problem-solving skills. 
 
  • Serve as a network systems subject matter expert, recommending and implementing best-practice network architecture in a manner that ensures maximum uptime and security.
  • Deploy, document and proactively maintain network infrastructure and related technologies.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve critical or escalated technical issues of affected equipment.
  • Help deploy, test, and troubleshoot network hardware and software.
  • Troubleshoot issues on premises and cloud environments.
  • Participate in an on-call rotation and be onsite as needed.
  • Take part in the development of technical processes and documentation.
  • Be open to learning new concepts and train with other Network Engineers. 

Qualifications 

  • BA/BS degree in a technical field or evidence of exceptional ability.
  • Must possess a passion for technology and take initiative to stay educated on the latest and most relevant technologies and methodologies.
  • Must possess initiative and analytical skills to resolve issues before they become critical.
  • 3-5 years' experience with next-generation Palo Alto firewalls, software-defined networking (SDN), and Cisco/Meraki network components in an enterprise datacenter environment.
  • Foundational network routing, topology and protocol knowledge.
  • Understanding of hardware architecture, maintenance, and repair.
  • 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.
  • Able to adapt to changes in a dynamic work environment.
  • Must have a propensity for knowledge gathering and sharing.
  • Must be self-motivated, able to respond quickly when on-call, willing to work outside core area.
  • Ability to communicate clearly, verbally and in writing.
  • Minimal travel may be required.

Preferred Qualifications 

  • AWS network design experience a plus.
  • Experience with BGP and VXLAN/EVPN.
  • Ability to script and automate processes.
  • Experience writing Infrastructure-as-Code using Ansible, Terraform or similar.
  • Experience with back-up/recovery and monitoring solutions.
  • Functional Jenkins and Git skills. 
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 
  • Work-Life Balance: Competitive PTO and paid leave policies 
  • 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 
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