Network Engineer in Seattle, WA

$100K - $150K(Ladders Estimates)

Internap   •  

Seattle, WA 98160

Industry: Information Technology


5 - 7 years

Posted 18 days ago


The IP Operations Network Engineer is responsible for the INAP network which provides high-capacity, low latency solutions for our Colocation, Cloud and Network services. The IP Operations team supports all aspects of hardware deployments, software upgrades, capacity management, peering relationships and 100% availability of our global network.


  • Plan, design and implement DWDM, MPLS and IP network infrastructure across the globe.
  • Manage and maintain assigned market network performance and utilization.
  • Schedule maintenance windows for software upgrades, capacity augments and network changes as needed.
  • Provide technical support as a Subject Matter Expert for the Network Operations Center.
  • Improve upon existing automation and SDN functionality.
  • Work a flexible schedule and participate in an after-hours on call rotation.


  • 5 or more years of relevant network engineering experience.
  • In-depth knowledge administering MPLS, OSPF, ISIS and BGP in a large-scale network.
  • Experience managing and deploying Cisco ISR/ASR, Juniper MX/QFX/EX and Brocade series platforms.
  • Experience troubleshooting optical transport and metro DWDM networks.
  • Expert knowledge in designing Layer 1-3 wide area networks within a data center environment is highly desired.
  • Ability to analyze complex network issues and formulate a plan of action.
  • Detail oriented with excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Strong UNIX skills. Proficiency in Perl or Python is desirable.
  • A Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science. A combination of education, certification and experience is acceptable.


  • May be required to travel up to 30% of the time within EMEA and occasionally to the US.
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs., climb ladders and utilize pallet jacks in a data center environment.

Valid Through: 2019-10-28