Job Details

Requisition Number 17-0032
Title Network Engineer
Job Type Full Time Regular
Union Unaffiliated
Location Denny
City Seattle
State WA
Work Schedule M-F 8AM-5PM
Description The Seattle Times is the trusted source for Northwest news, information and entertainment for people who care about thoughtful, independent journalism that impacts our community. As a news media company with a laser focus on journalistic standards and excellence, we provide clarity above the content clutter and engage readers across print and digital platforms to provide news that matters where, when and how they want it– because our community wants a watchdog that cares deeply about them and their world. Founded in 1896, The Seattle Times remains a family-owned business with deep roots in principled, investigative news coverage and service to our community.

We are looking for a Network Engineer to join our network team.
Major Functions:
•Manages and optimizes firewall and load balancing equipment from Checkpoint and manages Check Point devices
•Manages, installs and configures border/core network, and routing equipment from Cisco
•Configures and tests security and authentication systems including LDAP, AD, and TACACS
•Troubleshoots a WAN with critical production equipment for 24/7 availability
•Creates and executes clear, deterministic plans for handling outages and security incidents
•Documents new and existing systems in a consistent and repeatable fashion

Minimum Requirements:
•5 years’ relevant experience.
•Candidates should have strong knowledge of Cisco routers, switches, ASA and Nexus devices as well as Juniper SRX 650 and 240 devices
•Proficiency in routing/switching expertise should include: VPN, IPSEC, MPLS, SNMP, HSRP, LACP, Etherchannel, VTP, STP, EIGRP, BGP, RIPv2., etc.
•Deep experience with network design/implementation/support across multiple platforms
•Strong knowledge and skills in a complex network infrastructure (routers, switches, firewalls, load balancing, iSCSI, NFS and fiberchannel storage, VPNs, security architecture, etc.)
•Granular knowledge of TCP/IP, SNMP, Netflow, and network management
•Exceptional network troubleshooting skills in mission critical networks
•Familiarization with security standards (ISO, PCI, PHI, HIPAA)
•The job will require some local travel by car. A car, valid drivers’ license, and auto insurance is required
•Must have ability to lift 50 lbs. and to physically manipulate network equipment at datacenters or at end user’s work stations
•Must have the ability to sit for prolonged periods at a workstation

We’re an Equal Opportunity Employer that enjoys the rich contributions of employees from a broad range of backgrounds. We offer a dynamic work environment; work-life balance; and a competitive salary and benefits package.




Requirements Minimum Requirements:
•5 years’ relevant experience.
•Candidates should have strong knowledge of Cisco routers, switches, ASA and Nexus devices as well as Juniper SRX 650 and 240 devices
•Proficiency in routing/switching expertise should include: VPN, IPSEC, MPLS, SNMP, HSRP, LACP, Etherchannel, VTP, STP, EIGRP, BGP, RIPv2., etc.
•Deep experience with network design/implementation/support across multiple platforms
•Strong knowledge and skills in a complex network infrastructure (routers, switches, firewalls, load balancing, iSCSI, NFS and fiberchannel storage, VPNs, security architecture, etc.)
•Granular knowledge of TCP/IP, SNMP, Netflow, and network management
•Exceptional network troubleshooting skills in mission critical networks
•Familiarization with security standards (ISO, PCI, PHI, HIPAA)
•The job will require some local travel by car. A car, valid drivers’ license, and auto insurance is required
•Must have ability to lift 50 lbs. and to physically manipulate network equipment at datacenters or at end user’s work stations
•Must have the ability to sit for prolonged periods at a workstation
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