$80K — $100K *
Do you want to change the world? We do, too.
The energy market is roughly $4 trillion globally, and solar penetration is less than 1%. But just one hour of sunlight, if harnessed, could power the entire world for a year. We have the opportunity to completely change the way energy is produced, distributed and consumed on a global scale, and we’re looking for talented, committed people to help us drive our growth and achieve our goals.
SunPower is a global solar energy solutions company with a rich heritage of pioneering the best energy technologies in the world. Our solutions are unrivaled in terms of long-term reliability, efficiency and guaranteed performance, and our company is unmatched in terms of global reach and scale. Through design, manufacturing, installation and ongoing maintenance and monitoring, SunPower provides its proprietary, world-record efficient solar technology to residential, commercial and utility customers worldwide.
SunPower is changing the way our world is powered every day with a brilliant, passionate and driven team of more than 7,000 in North America, Europe, Africa, Asia and Australia. In an industry that is reshaping the world’s energy future, there’s no better place to be than SunPower.
We believe that our employees create our brand – with each project, each communication, each task completed and each interaction. Experience is critical to SunPower in regards to not only our customers but also our employees and dealer partners. As such, we strive to hire candidates that are service focused. The experience we would expect the ideal person to deliver is:
Summary of Role:
The Network Engineer will join our Global Network team, to support SunPower, applying standard procedures, troubleshooting and proposing temporary and permanent solutions and providing knowledge to the project team.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
Operate the company's internal voice and data communications systems.
Plans, designs and implements local and wide-area network solutions between multiple platforms and protocols
Supports/troubleshoots network issues and coordinates with vendors for installation of such items as routers and switches.
Conducts project planning, cost analysis and vendor comparisons in coordination with our Purchasing team
Operates SunPower’s internal and external networks and communications systems, including LAN, WAN, Metro-e, VoIP, MPLS, IPSEC, TDM, PSTN, datacenters, and other communications assets.
Conducts Triage, troubleshoot, and repair system failures related to network configurations, network switching/routing, network devices, and datacenter equipment.
Provide third level (Tier 3) escalation operational support for remote sites, including power generation plants.
Maintains a high level of functionality and availability of all VPNs, switching infrastructure, firewalls, wireless networks, and WAN links.
Clearly identifies network configuration and/or performance irregularities or anomalies and develop procedures to respond to these irregularities in a timely manner.
Take primary responsibility for making improvements to the environment; develop technical standards.
Responds and contributes to business continuity and disaster recovery circumstances relating to planned and unplanned events.
Must be willing to participate in on-call support in the nights & weekends as part of the network engineering team supporting Global Infrastructure
Coordinate with vendors for hardware and services in cooperation with network management; conduct project planning, cost analysis, tech comparisons, and evaluations.
Design, plan and implement client-specific cloud solutions
Ensuring the cloud network is responsive to user demands
Scaling cloud services to serve growing businesses
Troubleshooting Cloud issues which arise
Liaising with business owners and/or stakeholders to determine growth plans
Monitoring usage of cloud network
The Network Engineer will have a bachelor’s degree and 2 years related experience, an associate degree with 4 years of related experience, or 6 years related experience
One or more network certifications such as CCNP, and CCIE.
Postgraduate coursework is desirable or equivalent combination of education and years of related experience
Proven experience and success with LAN, WAN, WLAN, and WWAN design and implementation.
Proven experience with network capacity planning, network security principles, and general
network management best practices.
Strong interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills.
Highly self-motivated and directed, with keen attention to detail.
Proven analytical and problem-solving abilities.
Able to effectively prioritize tasks in a high-pressure environment.
Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment
Experience in Cloud Networking
Experience with network security solutions, Cisco – ASA/ACS/FirePower
Experience with Cisco routers (ISRs and ASRs) and switches
One or more network certifications such as CCNP, and CCIE.
Security platforms ASA, Pal Alto, Juniper SRX
Equal Employment Opportunity
The Company is an equal employment opportunity employer and makes employment decisions, including but not limited to, hiring, firing, promotion, demotion, training, and/or compensation, on the basis of merit. Employment decisions are based on an individual’s qualifications as they relate to the job under consideration. The Company’s policy prohibits unlawful discrimination based on sex (which includes pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions, the actual sex of the individual, or the gender identity or gender expression), race, color, religion, including religious dress practices and religious grooming practices, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, marital status, familial status, age, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, protected veteran or military status, or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state or local laws, ordinances, or regulations. The Company is committed to complying with all applicable laws providing equal employment opportunities. This commitment applies to all persons involved in the operations of the Company and prohibits unlawful discrimination by any employee of the Company, including supervisors and co-workers.
Valid through: 4/29/2021