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Senior Network Dev Engineer - AWS Infra

Senior Network Dev Engineer - AWS Infra

Job ID 
555825
Company/Location (search) 
US-WA-Seattle
Posted Date 
7/19/2017
Company 
Amazon Corporate LLC
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Job Description

Do you consider yourself one of the premier Network Engineers in the industry today? Would you like the opportunity to become even better and face unparalleled, yet fascinating challenges? The Corporate Network Engineering team at Amazon is looking for a highly experienced Senior Network Engineer to architect and design for Amazon's internal facilities around the globe. This position will collaborate with a team of like-minded engineers located in different regions around the world to design and shape the future of data networks at Amazon.

Responsibilities Include:
  • Design and build cutting-edge, multi-vendor data connectivity solutions to support Amazon’s growth worldwide.
  • Drive scaling current network designs to meet the demand of our customers
  • Work with vendors and cross-functional teams for on-going design efforts and systems support.
  • Work closely with our internal customers to help alleviate their problems and ensure our network continues to meet their demands
  • Drive operational excellence projects to drive improvements in our network quality and reliability
  • Work closely with our automation teams to assist in defining the tools we require
  • Create simple processes that help operate and build our network
Our ideal candidate is highly autonomous, possesses strong written and verbal communication skills, strong project management and time management skills and has a successful track record of designing simple, scalable solutions and troubleshooting complex network problems and delivering innovative solutions. The desire and ability to work in a fast paced, collaborative environment is essential.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in a technical field or relevant work experience
  • 8+ years of Network Engineering experience
  • In-depth knowledge of and experience with hardware platforms from multiple vendors.
  • Excellent network analysis fundamentals and robust troubleshooting skills
  • Excellent communication and documentation skills
  • Candidates should also have had significant past experience with and expertise in many of the following protocols and technologies: Wireless Protocols,VLANs/STP, IPv4, TCP (internals & flow control), OSPF and FHRP such as HSRP/GLBP.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Excellent IP networking fundamentals and extensive experience in the application of IP protocols
  • Experience in lab-testing, certification of networking devices, running bake-offs and validation testing
  • Experience managing complex technical projects
  • Strong *nix skills and the ability to script in Python or shell is desirable
  • Strong Unix/Linux skills and the ability to script in Perl or other code base is desirable