[Jobposts] Linux Network Engineer at Linode

Ron D trueabilityjobs at gmail.com
Sat Mar 7 17:56:08 UTC 2015

*Title: **Linux Network Engineer*
*Location: **Galloway, NJ*

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Linux Network Engineer
Location: Galloway, NJ
Type: Full Time Min. Experience: Experienced

We love technology and helping our customers — we get excited about
computers and we love programming. We live to solve problems, code
software, and make cool stuff happen. And, we love to share our creations
with others.This has been our philosophy since Linode was launched in June
of 2003 by founder Christopher S. Aker. Initial development took about 6
months. Linode was ahead of its time and helped define the cloud hosting
industry, and continues to be a leader in virtualization hosting.

Now, we want the right people on our team who have both the aptitude and
attitude necessary to succeed in the unique culture that we’ve developed
over the last 10 years. Fitting into our culture is just as important as
holding the skills for the job. We’re looking for a solid employer-
employee relationship. Our interview process may seem extensive, but we’re
making sure you’re a good fit for us while you make sure we’re a good fit
for you!

We’ve invested heavily in being the kind of company that can set the bar
for the cloud hosting industry: both through infrastructure and employing
the right personnel. We have the best customer service out there and we’re
passionate about making it even better. Our development, ops, hardware,
marketing, documentation, and management teams are all part of making
Linode everything it can be. This industry moves fast, but we’re committed
to hiring the kind of people who can stay a step ahead and keep us - and
themselves - at the top.

We are currently seeking a Network Engineer who will collaborate with the
team on the engineering, design, configuration, installation, maintenance,
and upgrades of the Linode network, helping us architect and scale for our
future growth. You will become a key and founding member of our networking
team, responsible for keeping Linode's network as reliable and secure as

Work With Us
• Flexible work hours: We have flexible start times and a very generous
paid time off package!
• Unbelievable benefits: We provide comprehensive health insurance, 401(k)
contributions, a profit- sharing program, and pension plans!
• Monthly wellness reimbursements: up to $100 towards gym memberships, diet
plans, massages, etc
• A Macbook Pro: to use around the office and at home
• Free hosting service: Take advantage of some Linode service - we’ll pick
up the tab!
• Linode Lunch: What goes better with technology than food? Nothing.  We’ll
bring in a catered lunch every week.
• Competitive salary: It all begins with fair compensation. We believe in
paying people well and rewarding those who go the extra mile.

Primary Responsibilities
• Perform basic engineering, design, implementation and maintenance tasks.
• Design and build data connectivity solutions to support Linode's growth
• Assist with the on-going assessment and upgrade of networks.
• Assist with network related customer support tickets.
• Coordinate the installation of hardware such as routers, switches, fiber
runs, etc.
• Write code to manage and monitor our network infrastfucture
• Maintain knowledge of existing equipment and vendors.
• Collect and analyze data network statistics.
• Develop relationships with vendors and investigate sources of equipment
and services.
• Interface with regional Internet registries and manage allocation of
Internet number resources.
• Remain informed of new developments and trends.
• Make recommendations to management on desirable additions and
• This position participates in an on call rotation.

Job Requirements
• Advanced knowledge of network operations.
• Expert knowledge of Cisco hardware and IOS.
• Advanced knowledge of servers, switches, routers, and various network
• Advanced knowledge of BGP
• CCNA certification or better is required.
• 5 years of network engineering experience is required.
• Excellent network analysis fundamentals and robust troubleshooting skills.
• Expertise with Linux/UNIX, load balancing, firewalls, and traffic
• Programming experience is required.
• Professional problem solving, communication, and interpersonal skills
(English required, local dialects a plus).
• 2 years experience in a customer service oriented position preferred.
• Experience with software network tools such as iptables, Linux IPVS,
ExaBGP, and HAProxy.
• Due to the 24x7 operations, must be able to work a flexible work
schedule, perform on-call duties, may include nights, weekends, and

With Regards,
Ron D

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