Sr. Network Engineer

TaosMountain - Palo Alto, CA (30+ days ago)


Who is Taos?

Taos is an IT consulting and services company that offers expertise across the strategic, management and tactical layers of IT and engineering organizations. As part of the nation's IT landscape since 1989, we offer opportunities that will allow you to achieve your career goals and objectives.

We're changing the face of some of the most innovative companies with our diverse solution offerings, exceptional talent and thought leadership. Our clients look to us first for advice, insight, and support, driving us to relentlessly focus on customer success.

Taos is immediately hiring a Sr. Network Engineer for a cutting-edge tech company in Palo Alto, CA !

Who you are:
You are a seasoned network engineer looking to help one of the premier providers of mobile networking solutions. You are passionate about building, deploying, and maintaining servers, virtual environments, storage, and infrastructure. You are on the bleeding-edge of the networking industry and are able to examine the network from a DevOps/automation mindset.

What you’ll be doing:
Implementing internal VPN
Racking, stacking, cabling and initial configuration
Port provisioning and configuration from basic host to VPC configuration using Cisco Nexus 9K/5K/2K FEX, previous experience required
Providing change management procedures for Cisco IOS, ASA, ACL for both standalone ACE and with object-group management abstractions
Upgrading code and hardening control plane
Using your experience with a variety of technologies including Palo Alto, Nexus, Arista, F5, NginX, Cisco ACI, and Splunk
Discussing and documenting ways to improve existing network infrastructure
Scripting using Python

What you’ll bring with you:
Familiarity with routing protocols: OSPF, STATIS, and enterprise BGP experience
Deep knowledge of Cisco ACI and Palo Alto Networks
Ability to hit the ground running and thrive in a fast-paced environment
Expert communication and documentation skills

Let’s talk about us:
Some IT professionals watch their careers shoot straight up. Others spend years at one company after another struggling to get noticed and stay on top of developing technologies. If you are looking for a place that puts employees first while staying on the cutting edge of technology, come to Taos. We’ll immerse you in multiple environments and operating technologies, give you access to the collaboration of a strong technical community, and expose you to IT innovation as it happens in real-time. With unparalleled adaptability, you have the opportunity to leverage Taos as an employer to be successful.

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Our compensation package includes a competitive salary, medical and dental insurance, 401k, paid vacation, sick time and holiday pay, plus loads of free training (Puppet, Chef, Nagios, LAMP Stack, PMP, ITIL, Python, etc.)!

How to apply:
If you’re interested in this position or know someone who is, please email your resume (Word or PDF format) and contact information to .

Taos Mountain, LLC is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color national origin, sex, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

Veterans are encouraged to apply!

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