Justworks Network Engineer in New York, New York
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New York, NY
Who we are
At Justworks, you will enjoy a welcoming and casual environment, great benefits, Diversity + Inclusion and wellness program offerings, company retreats, and the ability to interact with and learn from leaders in the startup community. We work hard and care about our most prized asset - our people.
We are helping businesses get off the ground by enabling them to focus on running their business. We solve HR issues. We are data-driven and we never stop iterating. If you’d like to work in a supportive, entrepreneurial environment, are interested in building something meaningful and have fun while doing it, we’d love to hear from you.
We’re looking for a Networking Engineer with proven experience in an entrepreneurial, startup, or enterprise setting. The best candidates will combine exemplary white-glove customer support skills with the type of creative tenacity necessary to solve problems in a fast-paced iterative environment.
This role will be responsible for design and maintenance of our corporate network, be able to lead by example where best practices like timely and transparent communication, documentation, and tech advocacy are concerned, and will have deep experience supporting Layer 2 and Layer 3 networking technologies, automation, scripting, monitoring, and response techniques. Experience mentoring IT Support teams in networking best practices and working in tandem with Information Security teams to craft policy and response to threats adds a significant advantage.
What you'll do
80% of your time you’ll own the
Local Corporate Office Network Infrastructure
Capacity Infrastructure Iterations (ports, cables, hardware)
Design, Delivery, Inventory, Security, Monitoring, and Maintenance of network topology
Communication concerning availability of the network
Documentation and knowledge transfer to the IT Support team
20% of your time you’ll
Handle technical escalations from the IT Support team
Liaise with Information Security to iterate on policies and procedures
Work closely with the IT Manager to design future network iterations
Who you are
3-5 years supporting an enterprise-level network
High level of professionalism and communication
Independent ability to research technical problems and solutions
Expert-level skills in the networking domain exhibited by an ability to
Use proactive measures to monitor devices and review logs to prevent network issues with regular maintenance and reliability tests
Maintain accurate system change logs to track all device patch levels and network security policy changes while keeping infrastructure systems running the most current stable software versions
Show a solid understanding of modern Network Fundamentals (e.g. TCP/IP, OSPF/BGP, SD-WAN, IGMP/PIM, VPN, etc)
Design and construct an office network - ISP, Routing, Switching, Heat Map, Port Maps
Design and plan for the continuing development of Wifi technologies
Be available and respond to critical network events, outages, and emergencies
Demonstrate experience with scripting languages and Linux command line environments
Exhibit comfort when working in a hybrid-cloud environment
Demonstrate Cisco CCNA certification or similar experience
Ensure our network availability as we grow, and take ownership of the network vendor and provisioning processes
Diversity at Justworks
Justworks’ vision is for all identities, backgrounds and expressions to be represented in the workplace. We're building the foundation for long-term success and intend to cultivate a safe, collaborative and inclusive space and company culture.
We’re proud to be an equal opportunity employer open to all qualified applicants regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or expression, Veteran status, or any other legally protected status.