Network Engineer, Tools

Google - Ashburn, VA4.3

Full-time
Note: By applying to this position your application is automatically submitted to the following locations: Ashburn, VA, USA; Sunnyvale, CA, USA; Addison, TX, USA
Google is proud to boast a network that provides service to millions of Internet users around the world. The Network Engineering team is responsible for operating that network reliably and at scale. As a member of the team, you have a direct impact on design and feature enhancements to keep our systems running smoothly. You also ensure that network operations are safe and efficient by monitoring network performance, coordinating planned maintenance, adjusting hardware components and responding to network connectivity issues. Google's complex network generates a constant stream of challenges which require you to continually be innovative with an evolving set of technologies. Keeping the network reliable ensures that our users stay connected with our suite of applications, products and services.

Behind everything our users see online is the architecture built by the Technical Infrastructure team to keep it running. From developing and maintaining our data centers to building the next generation of Google platforms, we make Google's product portfolio possible. We're proud to be our engineers' engineers and love voiding warranties by taking things apart so we can rebuild them. We're always on call to keep our networks up and running, ensuring our users have the best and fastest experience possible.

Responsibilities
Manage data and run and process analyses.
Provide technical support.
Contribute to software development.
Qualifications

Minimum qualifications:
Bachelor's degree in a technical field.
Experience programming in R, MATLAB, Python, Java or Perl.
Experience in full suite of TCP/IP-based protocols.
Experience in routing and network management protocols.

Preferred qualifications:
Experience installing and commissioning optical/WDM networks and testing and troubleshooting transport technologies.
Experience in IP routing, metro and long-haul optical/WDM technologies and distributed content serving, peering and traffic management.
At Google, we don’t just accept difference - we celebrate it, we support it, and we thrive on it for the benefit of our employees, our products and our community. Google is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.
To all recruitment agencies: Google does not accept agency resumes. Please do not forward resumes to our jobs alias, Google employees or any other company location. Google is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.