Senior Network Engineer (SD-WAN)

Posted: 2 months ago

Senior Network Engineer (SD-WAN)

The Silver Peak SDWAN Engineers, need to have 6-10 years of experience and at least 2-3 years of experience in Silver Peak, working towards providing automated connectivity and routing, VPN tunnels, and QoS.
Candidate will be a product development engineer for the Managed Network Service Portfolio. Primary focus will be on Routing and Software Defined WAN (SD-WAN) positioned either at the customer premise or in a central cloud location. The candidate is expected to have experience with supporting vendor management systems in a cloud environment. The core discipline of any candidate is solid network engineering skills coupled with SD-WAN implementations.

The lead position will first coordinate business requirements and translate them into technical specifications. A lab environment will be available to perform proof-of-concept followed by detailed design documentation. Collaboration will be centered on product management, IT and operations. Candidate will be expected to occasionally present to executive management. Primary vendors are: Cisco, Viptela, Versa, Riverbed and Silver-Peak.

Responsibilities:
Work with the end user community to better understand technology trends that have utmost impact to the diverse customer base
Partner with constituent representatives to create and evolve a given service
Pay special attention to expected deliverables for individual assigned projects: technical analysis, architecture, design, and general support

Qualifications:
10 Years Technology Experience (Network, Application, Security)
Strong oral and written communication
Cloud Technology (OpenStack, VMware, AWS)
Writing script templates (Python, YAML, Heat)
5 Years developing operational support systems
3 Years Customer Facing Operations and/or Sales Experience
Inquisitive, "what if analysis