Expedient is a provider of cloud and data center infrastructure as a service (IaaS) solutions. Our technical solutions enable Expedient clients to focus on their own business innovation, while our teams handle the information technology needed to support it.
We are a CRN Top 100 Data Center and Solutions Provider, a Top Workplace winner for the past four consecutive years, ranked among the Top 10 Managed Service Providers and we are one of a select few vendors positioned in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Disaster Recovery as a Service. (Check out our employee reviews on Glassdoor.com.)
We're hiring a Cloud Network Engineer to join our Service Delivery & Implementation team in one of the following cities: Pittsburgh, Indianapolis, Cleveland or Columbus. Successful candidates will have significant depth and technical knowledge on multi-site network design with a variety of technologies. They will embrace technical challenges with creativity and the ability to interact with customers at many different technical levels.
Sponsorship is not provided.
The Network Engineer will deliver managed services and product solutions for our customers. This position will design and configure network virtual and cloud services connecting customers to their public, private, multi-site cloud and traditional colocation datacenters. The engineer will be working with latest in Software-Defined Networking (SDN), firewalls, content security and threat prevention, remote access, and network automation as they facilitate the deployment of new and/or migration of customer’s workload to Expedient platforms.
Demonstrated level of competency with the following technologies:
Software-defined networking such as VMware NSX or another major technology provider
Virtual private networks
Network routing protocols (BGP, OSPF, and MPLS)
Firewalls and security products
Enterprise/carrier-class routers and switches
The ideal candidate would possess one or multiple technical or vendor certifications
Ability to prioritize and be productive in a fast-paced environment.
Strong troubleshooting skills including the ability to identify and resolve challenging situations
Passion for learning technologies and curiosity for new ideas
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Outstanding service and response time working with customers
Flexibility to be available for occasional night and weekend implementation projects when required
Ability to pass pre-employment drug screen
Experience with Juniper JunOS is a plus
Experience with DevOps and automation is a plus
Review the solution and requirements from the customer and sales team to construct a successful design, implementation, and migration plan
Ensure delivery of standard network services during project implementations for customers per contract
Provisioning VLANs, VxLANs, and IP routing connectivity inter/intra datacenter and to/from customer premise
EVPN, BGP, MPLS, dedicated private circuits, and spine-leaf architecture
Implement and document network disaster recovery services and actively participate in customer testing
Trusted advisor for customers during configuration of content security, logging and threat management services
Follow implementation guidelines, processes, and procedures to ensure standards and quality are met
Communicate with project managers, customers, and internal staff at regular intervals to ensure expectations are set and that appropriate attention is being paid to customer projects
Ensure appropriate documentation of the implementation is generated, maintained during the project for effective transition to our Operations Support Center
BENEFITS TO WORKING FOR EXPEDIENT: We place an extremely high value on learning and staying agile in the technology arena. Therefore, we make education and training available to all employees through a robust, employee-driven training and tuition reimbursement program. Additional benefits include 3 weeks of paid time off, top-tier, extremely affordable medical, dental, vision insurance, 401(k) with a generous match and a paid day off to celebrate your birthday each year. Expedient is committed to providing its employees with an environment that promotes collaboration with both team and individual success.
To apply, please submit your resume and a cover letter explaining your interest.
Expedient is an equal opportunity employer, providing a safe, drug-free work environment. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, protected veteran status, disability, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Expedient does not engage with third-party recruiting or staffing firms.
Expedient is a cloud and data center infrastructure as a service (IaaS) provider with local operations in Baltimore, MD; Boston, MA; Cleveland, OH; Columbus, OH; Indianapolis, IN; Memphis, TN and Pittsburgh, PA. Converged solutions enable Expedient clients to focus on strategic business innovation, while a talented team of experts handles operating the information technology needed to support it. Learn more about us at expedient.com/careers.