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Senior Network Engineer



Shape Security



Santa Clara, CA, US


We are security and web experts, pioneers, evangelists and elite researchers. We believe in the power of the Internet to be a positive force and our mission is to protect every website and mobile app from cybercriminals.
Shape’s founders fought cybercrime at the Pentagon, Google, and leading security companies. They realized that Alan Turing’s vision of a day when computers could pass for humans had arrived in the form of automated attacks on websites. They responded with a fundamentally new technology approach to web and mobile security that has attracted some of the top computer scientists, researchers, and engineers in the world. Shape now defends the web and mobile applications for the world's leading corporations.
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As a member of the Cloud Infrastructure team at Shape Security, you will be part of a team of engineers who specialize in delivering reliable infrastructure and SaaS services to our users. Shape Security is a global company, and these services are critical to ensuring our employees have delightful technology experiences.Shape is seeking a senior network engineer with an accomplished background in administration and automation. The Network Engineer will partner with our Mountain View team to design, implement, and support our global network footprint.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

    • Design, implement, and support scalable networking solutions to address a variety of business challenges.
    • Excel in a dynamic environment with the ability to multi-task and work not only on projects, but also provide operational support.
    • Be a collaborative teammate that will work across multi-functional groups and mentor others.
    • Drive consistent improvement by refining tooling, automation, and documentation.
    • Provision and solve carrier transport and IP transit circuits.
    • Configure and administer network monitoring tools.
    • Configure and administer routers, switches, firewalls, and wireless infrastructure in a multi-vendor environment.
    • Fix network failures and performance issues.
    • Occasionally be required to travel domestically and internationally.
    • Maintain and implement network configuration and security compliance standards.
    • Identify internal process and automation improvements and deploy scalable technical solutions.
    • Work proficiently with minimal daily mentorship and bring mature seasoned skills when working with production systems.
    • Build and maintain detailed and accurate documentation.
    • Participate in an on-call rotation covering all of the above.

Minimum Requirements

    • 12+ years of hands-on experience with routing, switching and enterprise wireless technologies.
    • Solid understanding and hands-on experience with network routing protocols and configuration, specifically BGP and OSPF.
    • Minimum of 5 years experience with cloud networking and applications. GCP, AWS preferred.
    • Fundamental understanding of enterprise network design, including office, campus, and global connectivity.
    • A dedication to maintaining a consistent end-user experience on a global network scale.
    • Advanced knowledge of enterprise wireless design, deployment and troubleshooting.
    • Advanced knowledge of network layer security including: Firewalls, 802.1.x, Network Authentication Systems, and VPN technologies.
    • Strong knowledge of network device monitoring, logging, and automation solutions.
    • Experience with Meraki switches and access points.
    • Experience with cloud deployments such as GCP and AWS
    • Desired experience in multiple hardware vendor syntaxes including Juniper, Cisco IOS/AireOS, Arista
    • Foundational understanding of CDN, DNS and TLS

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