Atlanta Georgia – 110K – 130K
Sr. Automation Network Engineer
Atlanta, GA 30305
Direct Hire, $110K – 130K
Medical, dental, PTO, 401K match, etc.
Synergis is seeking an experienced Senior Network Engineer to contribute and assist in the design of current and future infrastructure initiatives. Moreover, the person will play a key role in designing, deploying, and troubleshooting the automation of our infrastructure solutions. You will be responsible for actively contributing and implementing current best practices as well as working to implement the best available solutions to help scale our client’s portfolio of IaaS offerings for the future.
This senior engineer must be able to embrace the entrepreneurial and fasted-paced culture to thrive, ultimately enabling our clients to achieve success. The ideal candidate should be able to develop efficient strategies and tactics to deploy solutions to assist with network growth and address needs before they arise. You will interact broadly across the organization and report directly to the Director of Network Engineering.
Bachelor’s degree; Computer Science, Management Information Systems or Engineering/Science preferred
10+ years’ experience in network engineering
5+ years’ experience in the automation of data center infrastructure
8+ years of related professional experience troubleshooting large scale networks.
Certification as a Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) or Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE) or equivalent experience
Experience with IT security standards and protocols
Expert understanding of routing protocols OSPF, ISIS, and BGP
Experience with Scripting in Python, TCL/Expect required
Experience with SOAP, or REST API mechanisms require
Experience automating NX-OS with Python a plus
Experience with Chef, Ansible, or Puppet automation required
Experience with HashiCorp Terraform a plus
Proficiency in Linux required
Experience automating DCNM a plus
Experience with ASA REST API a plus
Working knowledge of VXLAN and modern spine leaf architecture
Working knowledge of Cisco ASA firewalls with the ability to support and deploy new solutions
Knowledge in configuration and troubleshooting ESXi environments a plus
Expert understanding of the interrelation of all layers of the OSI model
Demonstrated experience managing threat response and network security concerns.
Experience working in a global organization supporting diverse businesses and geographies
Ability to successfully manage and execute multiple projects
Excellent written and verbal interpersonal skills including crafting vision, strategy, roadmaps, and a demonstrated ability to produce crisp and easily understandable deliverables
Strong Systems Programming/Automation or DevOPs experience large volume DC exp (ie. client has 6 Datacenters and growing, 25k+ apple computers)
At least Nexus9k and XLS
Must have worked in a VXLAN
Strong automation config experience: ie. Chef, Puppet, Ansible
Must have heavy Scripting experience: Terraform (preferred) Python (2nd preference),
if neither – Must be strong with at least several other Scripting tools like Shellscripts, ruby, bash, korn, etc.
Need to know spine-leaf architecture within NXOS Within NXOS – need to know what interface output looks like and how to log Router and do other configs NICE to HAVE: CCNA mid level network engineering background ideal. Any SDN experience great to have MAC OS hihgly preferred, Cisco iOS, Linux OS good Experience working in a virtual environment (experience with Virtual firewalls ie. ASAVs, good to have)