Network Development Engineer II - AWS Direct Connect
8 months ago(10/31/2017 11:37 AM)
Amazon.com Services, Inc.
Amazon.com is looking for best-in-class Network Engineers to help deploy, scale and automate one of the world's largest and complex networks. With Amazon Web Services, our goal is to become 'The Infrastructure Platform' to the world. Our customers demand the highest quality and reliability for their services. We are expanding at a tremendous rate it is our responsibility to maintain quality and reliability while developing innovative ways to automate the scaling of our network.
As a Network Engineer working within AWS Infrastructure you will: - Be responsible for deploying network infrastructure and Internet connectivity across our Direct Connect network fabric that supports all Amazon products, including AWS, Retail, Digital and external customer connectivity into AWS. - Be responsible for scaling and activating Internet connectivity to external networks. - Deploy, scale and automate our network across multiple global datacenters. This includes existing footprints and greenfield locations. - Drive scaling of current network designs to meet the demand of our customers. - Create simple, repetitive deployment processes that increase both velocity and quality. - Work closely with our internal customers on designs/solutions; bringing those designs/solutions from concept to production. - Create and update our network standards and ensure that the network is deployed to these standards. - Create and implement changes on the network. - Work closely with our automation teams in defining the tools that allow us to scale at unprecedented volume. - Perform capacity planning activities to ensure we scale our network ahead of customer demand.
Basic IP networking fundamentals and extensive experience in the application of IP protocols.
Basic knowledge with major internet routing protocols; specifically BGP and OSPF
Basic knowledge with major router platforms; specifically with Juniper MX/EX and Cisco 37xx, 49xx, 65xx, 73xx, 76xx, Nexus 7K platforms including all compatible supervisory and line cards for these platforms.
Network analysis fundamentals and robust troubleshooting skills.
Admin-level Linux/Unix skills
A Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience is required.
Ability to script in Perl, Python, shell, C or C++
Understanding of the Internet ecosystem (Peering, Public Exchanges, Internet Routing, Cross connects, Troubleshooting Fiber problems)
Highly autonomous, possesses strong written and verbal communication skills, strong project management and time management skills.
The desire and ability to work in a fast paced, collaborative environment is essential.