Senior Network Engineer, Deployment Engineering



Santa Clara, CA, USA
Posted on Friday, October 27, 2023

NVIDIA Network Engineering is looking for a Senior Network Engineer to join our multifaceted and results oriented team. Challenges include project responsibilities with escalated operational issues. If you have abilities in routing, switching and automation foundations, with the ability to define and lead primarily Enterprise Networking projects this job might be for you.

What you'll be doing:

  • Designs, plans and coordinates the implementation of network technologies in support of defined requirements generated by business and growth demands

  • Validate project requirements, define project scope, develop project schedules and produce detailed designs for assigned projects

  • Produce work breakdown structures that demonstrate understanding of proposed changes and how the change will be implemented with minimal service impact

  • Performs analysis and diagnosis of highly sophisticated networking problems

  • You'll build simulated networks in test labs to resolve highly significant problems and compatibility issues

  • Prepare and maintain up to date documentation detailing configuration of deployed solutions. Generates network configurations and run books.

  • Plans and drives highly complex network upgrade and migration activity including highly automated environments. This can include quarterly maintenance events involving multiple coordinated changes with diverse stakeholders.

  • Provides mentorship and technical leadership for existing network team members & partner teams during outages, downtimes where both technical and business communication skills are vital. appropriate

What we need to see:

  • BS or equivalent experience.

  • 8+ years of experience in network engineering support environment

  • Experience and expertise in network operations and service optimization in highly available, network infrastructure solutions in a multi-vendor large-scale, multi-site, international environment. Some design experience is also a requirement.

  • WAN circuits and protocols (SR-TE, MPLS, DWDM, DMVPN)

  • Dynamic IP Routing protocols (OSPF, ISIS, EIGRP, eBGP/BGP, PIM Multicast)

  • Diverse skills in client and network operating systems such as Linux, Windows, Cumulus, Cisco IOS, Arista OS, etc.

  • Virtualization & Overlay technologies, both networking (VxLAN, BGP-MP, VRFs) and compute (VMware, Kubernetes, Docker) and their various methods for integration.

  • High level internet working problem solving in an enterprise and web scale network environments

  • Expertise in collaborating with vendors to run circuit delivery, problem solving and migrations

  • Job seekers should be creative and have good initiative along with good verbal, written, social, and presentation skills

  • CCIE or equivalent certifications are a plus

Ways to stand out from the crowd:

  • Take initiative and be resourceful to achieve goals independently as well as work effectively in groups.

  • Flexibility to adjust to changing requirements, schedules and priorities

  • Ability to socialize ideas, make recommendations and bring together team consensus to move ideas forward.

  • Be able to effectively communicate both orally and in writing to technical and non-technical audiences at all levels in the organization; develop procedural documentation; develop and conduct effective presentations; and optimally demonstrate products and solutions

  • Ability to connect new technology initiatives to cost savings and return on investment calculations.

NVIDIA is leading the way in groundbreaking developments in Artificial Intelligence, High-Performance Computing and Visualization. The GPU, our invention, serves as the visual cortex of modern computers and is at the heart of our products and services. Our work opens up new universes to explore, enables outstanding creativity and discovery, and powers what were once science fiction inventions from artificial intelligence to autonomous cars. NVIDIA is looking for exceptional people like you to help us accelerate the next wave of artificial intelligence.

The base salary range is 132,000 USD - 253,000 USD. Your base salary will be determined based on your location, experience, and the pay of employees in similar positions.

You will also be eligible for equity and benefits. NVIDIA accepts applications on an ongoing basis.

NVIDIA is committed to fostering a diverse work environment and proud to be an equal opportunity employer. As we highly value diversity in our current and future employees, we do not discriminate (including in our hiring and promotion practices) on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status or any other characteristic protected by law.