Network Engineer

Equinix   •  

Tampa, FL

Less than 5 years

Posted 291 days ago

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  • Assists with the development of and/or creation of implementation guides
  • Participates with NSE as needed to support the troubleshooting of layer 1-3 network issues experienced by end customers and service providers

Network Design

  • Assists in translating high level architectural designs into platform configurations, and iteratively suggests design changes based on testing
  • Assists in developing methods of procedure that implement the design changes in the application delivery platforms

Commissioning/ Installations

  • Assists in creating engineering deployment packages (EDPs), including potentially rack elevation drawings, space and power requirements, cable run lists, and any other site specific documentation or the equivalent for cloud deployment
  • Assists in performing first installation of new technology or services
  • Assists in completion of documentation for use by Customer operations teams (EDPs, configurations, and training guides)

Testing & Validation

  • Assists in developing test plans and strategies to exercise platforms, including feature performance, load stress redundancy, operational alarms, and metrics
  • Assists in developing and executing software test plans and procedures
  • Assists in developing and improving regression and acceptance tests
  • Performs hands-on tests to validate proof of concepts, infrastructure design, infrastructure deployment, and introduction of services and features

System Integration & Testing

  • Assists in end to end testing of integrated solutions/services including monitoring and management platforms, software engineering with Infrastructure platforms/elements
  • Assists in creating new and innovative test strategies for tests in laboratory and field testing environments
  • Provides feedback on how testing results can result in design changes to the Professional Services Architecture team and platform vendors
  • Assists in developing scripts that are the basis for test automation and incorporated into a test automation framework


  • Assists in developing training guides for customer support personnel


  • 1+ Years in the functional domains of Network, Datacentre, Enterprise IT Systems, including implementation and technical support preferred
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science preferred
  • Advanced industry certifications (i.e. Cisco, VMware, MS, AWS) preferred