MAXAR Senior Network Engineer in palo alto, California
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Maxar's Space Infrastructure team is searching for a Sr. Network Engineer who is innovative, curious and willing to think outside the box in a highly collaborate and fast paced environment. Are you passionate about new technologies such as cloud, IAAS, PAAS, Automation, etc? If so, we would like to talk to you. This position provides senior level engineering of the Space Infrastructure's network infrastructure, LAN, WAN and AWS cloud environments along with all associate equipment at all SI locations. This position will be a key role within the Network Infrastructure team and take direction from the Network IT Manager.
Administer the corporate LAN and WAN
Oversee the operation of all LAN connections at all locations:
Data Center, Mission Control Center, general headquarters office, branch offices, etc.
Engineering, implementation, and operation of all related equipment:
Oversee the implementation/operation of all the WAN circuits:
Point to Point and Multipoint WAN connectivity
Dedicated leased lines to various customers
VPN links to various customers and remote sites
Participate in the development and implementation of the AWS cloud infrastructure and be able to collaborate and work across teams
24x7 Tier support for all of the above
Administer IT Security:
In conjunction with the Network Security team:Help maintain infrastructure security.Oversee the operation of the network-based portion of the security infrastructure including firewalls, IDS/IDP, and VPN.
Oversee the on-going review and auditing of the entire security infrastructure across all infrastructure teams (e.g., Windows, UNIX, and Storage).
Must be a U.S. Citizen and be willing and able to obtain a DoD Secret clearance
Requires 8 years of experience administering LANs and WANs (data, voice) in a complex operational environment with the need for 4 nines uptime.
Solid knowledge of data / IP networking and protocols (e.g., OSPF, BGP, GRE, TCP, FTP, DNS)
Experience in network design in a large enterprise environments
Experience with Aruba wireless systems
Deep Cyber security knowledge, and firewall management experience
Hands on experience with F5 load balancers, Infoblox DNS systems, and network management systems like Solarwinds a plus
Strong analytical abilities and professional office experience needed
Ability to work independently with minimal supervision as well as in part of a team
Strong documentation and verbal communications skills
Ability to travel occasionally to satellite test facilities
Available for on-call schedule
Able to work across teams in a highly cross function environment.
Able to communication at both the technical and business level
Good communication skills (both written and verbal)
MAXAR Technologies offers a generous compensation package including a competitive salary; choice of medical plan; dental, life, and disability insurance; a 401(K) plan with competitive company match; paid holidays and paid time off.
We are a vertically integrated, new space economy story, including segments across the value continuum for every moment leading up to and following launch. We lead in satellite communications (building and operating), ground infrastructure, Earth observation, advanced analytics, insights from machine learning, next-generation propulsion, space robotics, on-orbit servicing, on-orbit assembly, and protection of space assets through cybersecurity and monitoring of space systems. By integrating our leading-edge capabilities, we provide innovative, cost-effective solutions, value for customers, and thus unlock the multiplier effect of our combined businesses.
Maxar Technologies offers a generous compensation package including a competitive salary; choice of medical plan; dental, life, and disability insurance; a 401(K) plan with competitive company match; paid holidays and paid time off.