Network Lead Engineer


Fort Collins, CO

Industry: Technology


5 - 7 years

Posted 187 days ago

  by    Emily Russo

This job is no longer available.

We are looking for Network Lead Engineer for our client in ?Fort Collins, CO       

Job Title: Network Lead Engineer


Job Location: Fort Collins, CO     

Job Type: Contract ? 12 Months / Contract to Hire / Direct Hire

?US citizens and those authorized to work in the US are encouraged to apply. We are unable to sponsor H1b candidates at this time.?

Job Description:


  • Manage engineers working with our Datacenter, Backbone, Hardware and Software networking teams to build, scale, deploy and support our global networkinfrastructure.
  • Help define, and drive regular development of an aggressive technical roadmap to meet the needs of the team, and partner teams
  • Operate in a rapidly evolving environment, adapt quickly to new information, re-prioritize as needed
  • Manage engineers to strengths, enable, unblock, and grow talent through coaching and technical
  • mentoring
  • Pro-actively identify resource needs, participate in recruiting efforts, and hiring to grow the team

Should individually be able to contribute in:

  • Identify, cultivate and grow technical leaders and Be a hands on manager with deep technical
  • experience in networking, systems and software
  • Design, engineer implement and manage large scale Datacenter networks across multiple geographic locations.
  • Research, develop & deploy numerous technologies and network topologies in order to evolve and scale our data centers.
  • Work closely with Service Managers and external vendors to develop new features and influence the future of networking.
  • Partner with our Clients to develop and implement the tooling required to provision, manage, monitor and troubleshoot our networks

Minimum Qualification:

  • 5+ years of experience in TCP, IP[v4|v6], and related protocols
  • 5+ years of experience Data Center Technologies
  • 5+ years of experience With Enterprise and Service Provider Technologies
  • 5+ years of Experience on Nexus
  • Should be a CCIE or equal
  • Experience working in a multi-vendor network environment
  • Experiencetroubleshooting TCP performance issues in data-center and global networks (knowledge of cpdump/wireshark and similar tools)
  • Ability to participate in a regular on-call rotation
  • Understanding of network hardware platforms and their specifications in the datacenter space

Preferred Qualification:

  • Scriptingexperience with Python, Perl, or other languages
  • Bachelor?s Degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering