Full-Time

Network Systems Engineer IV

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Verisign

Verisign

1,001-5,000 employees

Provides internet domain registry and security services

Data & Analytics

Compensation Overview

$132.5k - $179.3kAnnually

+ Discretionary Bonus + Discretionary Stock Awards

Senior

Reston, VA, USA

Required Skills
TCP/IP
Kubernetes
Python
Management
Git
Perl
Go
JIRA
Confluence
Linux/Unix
Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or a related technical field, or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • 8+ years of experience administering systems in a production operations environment
  • Professional experience with Linux system administration with experience in a production environment highly preferred
  • Experience with Red Hat Enterprise Linux or equivalent Unix OS is desired. RHCSA certification is preferred
  • Proficiency with Unix utilities and scripting (Perl, Python, shell, Golang) is required
  • Experience with a version control system like Git is required
  • Experience with automating production processes and procedures is desired
  • Experience documenting work tasks and changes in tools such as JIRA and Service Now is required
  • Exposure to OpenStack, Kubernetes or other cloud technologies is highly desirable
  • Basic understanding of network protocols, including IP, BGP, TCP/UDP is required with a desire to increase knowledge and understanding of network device configurations
  • Experience with AAA systems is desired. Experience with Cisco ISE is preferred
  • Experience with SNMP and SNMP Trap based Network Management systems is desired
  • Experience with Micro Focus Network Automation (MFNA) is preferred
Responsibilities
  • Primary objective is the support and testing of Linux and VMWare based network tools and appliances with a secondary objective of assisting and eventually leading projects that are network-based
  • Perform daily support of the lab, non-production, and production infrastructure in adherence with standards and compliance
  • Liaise between architecture and operations teams. Take high level design artifacts and deliver production ready solutions by understanding the needs and processes of the operations teams
  • Research and integrate industry standard methodologies in network and system orchestration and configuration management
  • Document processes, procedures, designs, and topology as needed to satisfy project requirements
  • Coordinate with other technical staff to implement systems and relevant network configurations
  • Apply an automation mindset in both configuration management and in test case automation for continual improvement
  • Assist operations in the deployment and troubleshooting of production issues
  • Provide critical technical leadership in the areas of design development, technology best-practice and support in testing
  • Document work tasks and changes in tools such as Confluence, JIRA and ServiceNow
  • Participate in a 24/7 on call rotation

Verisign boasts a robust infrastructure pivotal in managing top-level domains like .com and .net, enhancing the security and stability of crucial internet services. By dedicating efforts to combat DNS abuse and advancing DNSSEC technology, the company supports the reliability and trustworthiness of the internet, making it an ideal workplace for those passionate about maintaining and innovating essential digital frameworks and ensuring a secure online environment.

Company Stage

Series C

Total Funding

$39.3M

Headquarters

Reston, Virginia

Founded

1995

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-1%

1 year growth

-2%

2 year growth

-2%