Expedient helps companies transform their IT operations through award-winning cloud solutions and managed services including disaster recovery, security and compliance, and more. Named VMware's Americas Cloud Partner of the Year and acknowledged in Gartner's Magic Quadrant for Disaster Recovery as a Service, Expedient's solutions help to ease clients' transition to the cloud, enabling them to focus on strategic business innovation while the Expedient team handles operation of the information technology needed to support it. In addition to its headquarters and data centers in Pittsburgh, PA, Expedient operates data centers in six additional cities which allows the company's hybrid cloud infrastructure to be deployed wherever clients need it worldwide.
We're hiring a Cloud Network Engineer to join our Service Delivery & Implementation team in one of the following cities: Pittsburgh, Baltimore, 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 clients at many different technical levels.
Sponsorship is not provided.
Expedient does not engage with third-party recruiting or staffing firms.
The Network Engineer will deliver managed services and product solutions for our clients. This position will design and configure network virtual and cloud services connecting clients 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 the client'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 clients
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 client and sales team to construct a successful design, implementation, and migration plan
Ensure delivery of standard network services during project implementations for client per contract
Provisioning VLANs, VxLANs, and IP routing connectivity inter/intra datacenter and to/from client premise
EVPN, BGP, MPLS, dedicated private circuits, and spine-leaf architecture
Implement and document network disaster recovery services and actively participate in client testing
Trusted advisor for clients 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, clients, and internal staff at regular intervals to ensure expectations are set and that appropriate attention is being paid to client 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 Expedient was awarded a Top Workplace for a fifth year in 2019. We make education and training available to our employees through a robust, employee-driven training and tuition reimbursement program. Additional benefits include generous paid time off, top-tier, affordable medical, dental, vision insurance, 401(k) retirement savings plan 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.
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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 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.