Senior Systems Network Engineer

Avante Partners - Spokane, WA (30+ days ago)5.0

Avante Partners, a Spokane based consulting company is seeking a Senior Systems / Network Engineer for one of our clients located in Spokane Wa.

In this role, you will be part of a team responsible for designing, building, and delivering technical solutions such as: servers, containers, storage, networking, voice, data centers, security solutions, and monitoring tools. In this role, you will participate in the overall design and deployment of the architecture of the network and systems environment.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Self-starter with ambition and drive to deliver solutions.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field or related work experience.
  • 5+ years of experience in network design, implementation, support, & troubleshooting

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in networking services consisting of Virtual and Physical network functions
  • Experience in Linux system administration
  • Experience with Identity Management tools, i.e., FreeIPA
  • Experience with cloud related tools, products, i.e., Docker Swarm, Open vSwitch, Ceph
  • Experience in designing virtualized compute environments, i.e, Docker, LXC, KVM
  • VoIP experience, i.e., Asterisk
  • Experience with AWS and their key services, i.e., RDS, ECS, IAM, Cloudwatch
  • Knowledge of PHP, NGINX, MySQL, Exim, Postfix would be helpful
  • Experience with large scale zero touch server provisioning
  • Experience with configuration management tools such as Ansible, Puppet, or Chef
  • Knowledge of network device configuration and management (Cisco, PFSense, IPTables, Juniper, Mikrotik)


  • Generous Wage / Benefits
  • Generous PTO
  • 3% retirement matching through a Fidelity Simple IRA
  • Flexible Hours

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $100,000.00 /year