Senior Network Engineer

Currently Hiring | Senior Network Engineer

IP Services, Eugene’s premier data center and managed services provider, is looking for a full time Senior Network Engineer in the Eugene area.

Eugene is a great place to call home just 90m south of Portland, with a great cost of living, an hour from the coast, and minutes from the pristine outdoors. Many a refugee from Portland, Seattle, and the bay area has found Eugene to be a better balance of work and play, this author included.

At IP Services, we provide managed IT services to our clients, built on proven methodologies and best practices. We focus on doing that as awesomely as possible. We are a highly collaborative team-oriented workplace. We keep it fun. We’re nimble, technology forward, and process focused. We wrote the book on ITIL and Visible Ops: http://itpi.org/the-visible-ops-handbook-review.html

Our Senior Network Engineer’s primary focus is designing, implementing, and managing high performance, high visibility networks for our data center and our customers using heterogeneous distributed systems. Our Senior Network Engineer translates business and technology vision into secure, highly available, well documented networks and systems that are a joy to operate and maintain.

You are an experienced network engineer, with at least a CCNP level of mastery. You keep it as simple as possible to meet business requirements. You know what’s going on on your networks at all times and why. You know it’s strengths and weaknesses. You’re constantly working to improve it. You stay current on both the gear and the concepts. You love to innovate, think holistically and learn. You take ownership and are accountable. You’ve worked for a data center or other distributed, high performance, high security environment.

You’ve mastered:

  • switching and VLANs
  • subnetting and supernetting
  • routing, including OSPF and BGP
  • firewalls and network segmentation
  • vendor disparate VPNs
  • high availability strategies and techniques
  • information security
  • automation
  • solarwinds or other enterprise monitoring tools, like syslog, snmp, and netflow
  • great communication
  • documentation

You’re not afraid of:

  • next gen firewall features, like IPS and DLP
  • traffic analysis
  • systems design and architecture
  • mentoring teammates
  • working within the ITIL framework
  • working under pressure

If you are ready to take the next great step in your career journey, submit your resume with cover letter, salary history and business references.