Full-Time

Staff Network Engineer

Confirmed live in the last 24 hours

DigitalOcean

DigitalOcean

1,001-5,000 employees

Cloud computing services for developers

Senior

Remote in USA

Required Skills
Python
Computer Networking
Ansible
Linux/Unix
Requirements
  • Proven experience in building and troubleshooting large-scale data centers, global backbone, and edge networks.
  • Deep knowledge of Juniper hardware and Junos OS, layer-2 and -3 protocols (BGP, OSPF, VRRP, IS-IS), MPLS (including BGP-LU, RSVP-TE a plus), and peering/transit dynamics.
  • Strong understanding of overlay and underlay networking concepts, with experience in Ansible and Salt configuration management.
  • Proficiency in Linux and scripting languages (Python or similar) for network automation and configuration.
  • Ability to communicate complex technical topics to technical and non-technical audiences, ensuring mutual understanding and fostering collaborative problem-solving.
  • A track record of mentoring technical staff and driving work engagement, job satisfaction, and quality within the team.
  • A data-driven approach to decision making.
Responsibilities
  • Lead and execute initiatives to enhance network processes, products, and services with minimal guidance, demonstrating a clear understanding of the technical and business implications.
  • Design scalable network architectures for edge computing and global backbone networks, optimizing for performance, reliability, and security.
  • Triage complex issues across multiple technologies, leading incident response, troubleshooting efforts, and detailed technical post-mortems to prevent future incidents.
  • Author, run, and improve runbooks, policies, and procedures, driving the adoption of monitoring standards and best practices across the team to mitigate technical debt.
  • Collaborate with other infrastructure and engineering teams to develop innovative solutions that meet evolving product and feature requirements while meeting customer performance expectations.

DigitalOcean provides cloud computing services with predictable pricing, robust documentation, and scalability, catering to developers, startups, and small to medium-sized businesses. The company emphasizes simplicity, community, open source, and customer support to minimize infrastructure management and drive business growth.

Company Stage

IPO

Total Funding

$1.5B

Headquarters

New York, New York

Founded

2012

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

8%

1 year growth

26%

2 year growth

70%

Benefits

Remote-first

Full health coverage

Wellness coverage

Flexible vacation time

Team-building & social events

401(k) plans

ESPP

Education support

Partner support

Employee giving