Network Engineer in Plantation, FL at TradeStation

Date Posted: 11/1/2019

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Network Engineer
Plantation, FL
 

#WeAreTradeStation
 
TradeStation is an on-line brokerage firm seeking to level the playing field for self-directed investors and traders, empowering them to claim their individual financial edge.  At TradeStation, we're continuously pushing the boundaries of what's possible, encouraging out-of-the-box thinking and relentless search for innovation.  We have built a team of amazing people who work together in a high performance culture to provide our clients with exceptional products and services.  We offer a collaborative and flexible work environment, competitive salaries, comprehensive benefits and an unlimited PTO policy.
 
We are looking for a Network Engineer with a passion to plan, design and build network topologies, tools and automation in the areas of Routing, Switching, Multicast and SDN.  As a Network Engineer you will be responsible for the planning, design and implementation of network solutions for the business and operations with a very strong emphasis on automation. You will work alongside other Network Engineers, System Engineers and Software Developers. This fast-paced environment will provide you with the opportunity to demonstrate your passion for large scale networks and network automation.
 
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
  • Plan, design, deploy, maintain and support network and firewall infrastructure services
  • Perform root cause analysis of major network and firewall infrastructure issues and develop strategies for preventative and permanent solutions
  • Work with the operations team to create effective monitoring, alerting, reporting, automation and capacity planning for network infrastructure
  • Ensure network and firewall performance, availability, reliability, integrity and security
  • Automate processes and implementations
  • Gather technical requirements to ensure project success
  • Create documentation of the physical and logical design
  • Create implementation and testing plans
  • Train staff to implement and administer solutions
  • Work within a team environment
  • Perform network infrastructure operations, maintenance, support and project duties as required during non-business hours

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES:
  • Advanced knowledge of the following network services:
    • Dynamic routing protocols (BGP, OSPF, EIGRP)
    • IPv4 and IPv6 protocols
    • Multicast protocols
    • Layer 2 protocols (STP, VLAN, 802.3)

  • Experience with operating and maintaining firewall solutions (Cisco ASA, Checkpoint)
  • Experience with automation solutions (Ansible, Chef, Puppet) applied to network devices
  • Experience designing, implementing and troubleshooting cloud environments (AWS, Azure)
  • Solid understanding of packet analysis and traffic flow troubleshooting
  • Experience with network diagnostic, monitoring and analysis tools (e.g. SolarWinds network tools)
  • Experience with Datacenter management solutions (Netbox, Infoblox, etc.)
  • Knowledge of Python scripting
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Experience with SDN or SD-WAN a plus

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:
  • 5 years experience working in an enterprise, mission critical and low latency Cisco network environment
  • Bachelor’s degree in related IT or engineering field

CERTIFICATIONS PREFERRED:
  • One or more of the following Certifications:
    • CCNP Cloud
    • CCNP Routing and Switching
    • CCNP Data Center
    • CCDP
    • CCIE
    • AWS Solutions Architect
    • Microsoft Azure Architect