Our client is seeking an experienced Systems/Network Engineer
with Traffic Management and Load Balancing experience, with deep
understanding of L4-L7 to help build new and improve existing
services across a multiple datacenter environment. The GNCS Traffic
Management team is responsible for installing, configuring and
maintaining all systems necessary for providing the company’s load
balancing, traffic management and application delivery needs.
Always act with customers in mind
Consistently meet deadlines
Be able to learn and react quickly when facing new problems
Be able to handle multiple tasks and projects and switch between
Evaluate priorities and use time effectively and efficiently
concentrating efforts on the most important tasks
Quickly grasp the essence and the underlying structure of
Deal with concepts and complexity comfortably
Enjoy the challenge of unfamiliar tasks
Responsibilities: Identify, troubleshoot and resolve
issues quickly and effectively, sometimes under pressure.
Participate in the 24x7 pager rotation for systems supporting
millions of customers in an Internet facing environment.
Evaluate or develop tools / scripts to facilitate improvement
and to support ongoing maintenance of a growing environment.
Define and write clear and succinct technical documentation
related to systems and applications as necessary.
Install and setup systems as required to support growth and new
Work well in a team environment and be able to work with and
feedback accurate technical information to developers, application
and business owners to identify and resolve complex issues. Provide
recommendations and implement solutions for scalability and
Education Technical BS/MS degree, or equivalent work experience
- 5+ years in Network Engineering, or UNIX system administration in
a large environment (50+ servers minimum) Strong background in
Networking, TCP/IP, UDP, SSL Familiarity with Cisco, Juniper, and
Avocent a plus Advanced engineering and administration of load
balancers and traffic management.
Familiarity with the following tools: Apache, ssh, Perl, Ruby,
Python, openssl, tcpdump, and Wireshark NetScaler load balancers -
Nagios or BigBrother, Cacti, Cricket or other RRD-based reporting
tool - Good communication skills both written and verbal