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2515 Network Systems Engineer

Location: Beaverton, OR

Description:
Our client is one of the industry leaders in the Electronic Freight Matching Business. Your experience as an Information Security Engineer will be directly helping goods and products get transported all over the nation and beyond. You would be working with a bunch of very sharp people who are empowered by management. They have a beautiful office specifically designed to be collaboration friendly. If this is the kind of position and company you’d be interested in - please send your resume to careers@itmotives.com. We value and encourage diversity in the workplace and women, minorities, and veterans are highly encouraged to apply. Thank you.

Job Type: FTE

Additional Information:
Job Summary
We’re currently looking for a Network Operations Engineer to join our growing technical team and drive the evolution of our technology infrastructure. Candidates should have a solid background in network fundamentals and server infrastructure in a datacenter environment. This is an intermediate technical position with a primary focus on incident and event management. This position will require interfacing with both internal and external customers professionally on a daily basis. This engineer role is expected to bring a positive attitude, focused on a continual-improvement mindset.

Responsibilities and Duties
Network Operations staff are responsible for:
• Infrastructure health monitoring and event management with a variety of tools, including Zabbix, Grafana, New Relic and CloudWatch
• Responding to infrastructure events by engaging on call resources via PagerDuty and Slack and providing rapid first response incident management
• Developing and maintaining comprehensive documentation for event and incident management
• Implementing new monitoring and alerting where there are gaps
• Drive and document changes on tuning infrastructure monitoring alerts
• Review, evaluate and provide recommendations on policies and procedures

Required Qualifications
Applicants must have reliable transportation to/from work and be available to work a shift between the hours of 3AM to 12PM. There may be coverage situations requiring weekend work.
• Associate’s Degree in Technology/Computer Science
• Strong verbal and text-based communication skills
• 3-5 years of Enterprise IT Experience
• 3 years of network administration exposure (Cisco and Juniper)
• 3 years of server administration exposure (Windows and Linux)
• 2-3 years of experience with enterprise communication tools (Slack/Skype/etc.)
• 1-2 years of incident management experience
• 1-2 years of event management experience

Preferred Qualifications
• Bachelor’s Degree in Technology/Computer Science
• 1-2 years of monitoring tools experience (New Relic, Zabbix, Grafana, CloudWatch)
• IT Certifications (CCNA, Network+, MCSA, Linux+)
• Scripting experience (PowerShell, Bash, Python, JS, IOS)
• Exceptional analytical skills and solutions oriented