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Lead Network Engineer at Salesforce

Job Description

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The Network Capacity Delivery (NCD) team is a dynamic, global team delivering and supporting the Salesforce infrastructure to meet the substantial growth needs of the business. We are looking for passionate Network Engineers who are fascinated by the technologies behind the Internet and cloud computing. The team is essential to the deployment of a consistent and stable infrastructure that both meets network engineering design standards and product goals. Our team believes that automation is key to building a scalable global network. In addition to fundamental networking skills, engineers must have Linux experience and a background in network automation. Proficiency in Python, Perl, or Shell Scripting is required. Lead Network Engineers are expected to self-manage several projects at a time, providing regular status updates and identifying and pushing through obstacles.


As a member of NCD, your core job responsibility will be to deploy network topologies, architectures, and services that solve for many requirements with an eye toward automating routine/repetitive tasks.
Work cross-functionally with Sourcing, Technical Project Management, Network Architecture, Data Center Engineering and Network Software Engineering to generate implementation plans including Method of Procedure (MOP), Bill of Materials (BOM), Capacity Requests (CR), patch plans and rack elevations.
Provide technical leadership and guidance during deployment activities in our Data Centers and PoPs, including in the areas of facility power, cooling, rack layout and cable management.
Perform fault isolation and trouble resolution on network hardware, software, and circuits during the deployment phase.
Maintain technical and training documentation, develop automation and tooling as needed.

Basic Qualifications

3+ years of experience with Cloud SaaS and/or IaaS (Azure, AWS, GCP).
7+ years of networking industry experience with strong networking background (Native data centers)
IP networking fundamentals and experience such as TCP/IP, BGP, OSPF, MPBGP, MPLS VPNs, VxLAN.
Knowledge of Infrastructure as Code(IaC): Ansible, Terraform, AWS Cloud Formation, Azure Resource Manager Template, Google Cloud Deployment, etc.
Demonstrated experience automating and managing networks (automated provisioning, remote configuration, etc.)
Unix/Linux skills and the ability to script in at least one language such as Python, Perl, Go-Lang, and/or Shell.
A Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or Engineering, or equivalent experience.

Knowledge of Public Cloud architectural principles and key networking services
AWS Global infrastructure, VPC, S3, EC2, Route 53, Transit Gateway, Direct Connect
MS Azure VNet, VNet-Peering, Private Link, vWAN, Express Route, Firewall, Load Balancer
GCP Interconnect, Google Cloud Storage, Firewall, Load Balancer, Google Cloud DNS
Practitioner-level network automation skills using DevOps and CI/CD pipeline practices.
IP Routing Platforms “ Cisco ASR 9000, Juniper MX
Switching Platforms: Cisco Nexus 9000, Cisco Nexus 3000
Highly autonomous, very detail oriented, possesses strong written and verbal communication skills.

Desired Skills

Network certifications such as CCNP or JNCIP
Public Cloud Certifications such as AWS Solution Architect or GCP Professional Cloud Network Engineer or GCP Professional Cloud DevOps Engineer
Experience with F5 LTM and GTM


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