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System Network Engineer

Cisco Systems Inc.
Vancouver, BC V5Y
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Who we are

The Cloud Infrastructure Engineering team at Cisco drives the technology that's transforming the way IT departments secure their networks, and more importantly, their users.

As an infrastructure engineer, you will be a key member of a network engineering VPN team responsible for the design, development, and operation of a highly available global cloud-based VPN service at scale.  This is a small team that does big things.  We operate in dozens of data centers globally and are constantly expanding to offer greater services and more effectively deliver solutions to our customers.

Who You'll Work With

This full stack engineering team is a mix of engineers who have come from network, systems, and software engineering roles and experiences.

We work closely with other Cisco Security product engineering teams developing customer facing security services, and with the Cloud Infrastructure Engineering teams building core Internet infrastructure and distributed systems to help deliver the services globally more effectively and efficiently at scale.

The team invests heavily on continual improvement in automation and optimization. Everything needs to scale horizontally and autonomously with stability, and be resilient at high performance with the flexibility to adapt. We take great pride in building and operating one of the most hyperconnected and highly optimized global anycast networks in the world.

About you

       You have 3 or more years of experience in network routing and overlay technologies including some of the following: IPSec, IKEv1, IKEv2, TLS, SSL/VPN, GRE

       You are Cisco CCNP/CCIE certified in Routing & Switching or Security (or you have equivalent years of proven hands-on experience and skill set)

       Deeply familiar with Cisco enterprise edge offerings including Cisco ASR, ISR and SDWAN and Security products such as Cisco ASA, Firepower, Viptela and Meraki.

       Strong understanding or experience with ISPs and as it relates to Internet connectivity and how that integrates with overlay WANs and enterprise routing platforms

       Excellent customer service and efficient troubleshooting skill sets to identify, propose and resolve connectivity problems

       Experience in designing and operating network and security solutions including IPSec, VPN, Firewalls and security software solutions

       Good understanding of packet captures, packet analysis, TCP/IP and IKE/IPSec debugging.

Some of the things you will work on

       Assist in designing, building and operating a highly available, global cloud-based VPN service at scale

       Design and maintain network and security test environments to simulate and duplicate interoperability and customer deployment scenarios to troubleshoot, understand and make recommendations on product enhancements

       Network management automation through a variety of languages and tools

       Interact with internal Cisco engineering teams and business units responsible for network and security solutions

       Engaging with Customers as a subject matter expert for network and security deployment escalated issues

       Internal and external technical presentations

Desirable skills

       In depth knowledge of Linux networking

       Cloud operations experience with a SaaS product in a large scale 24x7 production environment

       Comfortable managing and operating hypervisors and virtual machines in support of virtual network appliances for testing


Our interview process:

We understand.  Job searching can be challenging, and an interview process can seem intimidating.  Rest assured that our process is fairly straightforward and we aim to be as transparent as possible with it.  The process is as follows:

       30-minute call with the hiring manager

       4 hours of interviews with the team on-site or remotely

       1 awesome coding assignment

Why Cisco

We connect everything: people, processes, data, and things. We innovate everywhere, taking bold risks to shape the technologies that give us smart cities, connected cars, and handheld hospitals. And we do it in style with unique personalities who arent afraid to change the way the world works, lives, plays and learns.

We are thought leaders, tech geeks, pop culture aficionados, and we even have a few purple haired rock stars. We celebrate the creativity and diversity that fuels our innovation. We are dreamers and we are doers.

We Are Cisco.

Posted: 2020-03-13 Expires: 2020-04-13

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