Are you interested in helping to drive the direction of a product that defines the cloud industry? Do you enjoy working on fast paced, bleeding edge services at massive scale? Microsoft Azure is Microsoft’s enterprise grade cloud platform designed to host highly available and scalable applications. Microsoft Azure provides developers with utility compute and storage to host, scale, and manage Web applications on the Internet through Microsoft data centers.
The Microsoft Azure Team is looking for an experienced Senior Network Engineer who is passionate about scalable enterprise networks, reliable services, and cloud computing platforms. This is a hands on multi-faceted role that requires collaboration with our Cloud Network development team throughout the lifecycle of our network hardware and services. Prior experience designing and operating enterprise class networks and services is required.
•Collaborate with Cloud Network development team on v.next design, network automation, and network monitoring (capabilities and configuration)
•Diagnose and resolve Livesite and customer issues that result from network faults
•Perform root cause analysis on network faults; develop and drive technological changes to prevent re-occurrences
•Provide technical oversight for day to day network operations (upgrade, configuration change, device configuration templates)
•3+ years of experience managing scalable, reliable networks with a deep understanding of the OSI Model, enterprise networks, TCP/IP and diagnosing network faults
•3+ years of experience with L2/L3 switching platform and popular network protocols (STP, BGP, OSPF, VRRP, LACP etc).
•3+ years of experience with large load balancers, ACL management at scale, Intrusion Prevention Systems (IPS), application and stateful packet inspection firewalls and denial of service (DoS) technologies
•1+ years of experience writing production scripts in PowerShell or Python
•BS in Computer Science, math, telecommunications, or equivalent education or experience
Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer.   All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, national origin, marital status, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other protected status.