Senior Network Engineer

  • VeriSign,
  • Washington, DC
.Net, Automated, Development, DNS, HTTP, Linux, Networking, Network Engineer, Networks, Perl, Project, Protocol, Python, Ruby, TCP/IP, Unix
Full Time, Full Time
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

Senior Network Engineer - 00004617


Verisign operates the infrastructure for a portfolio of top-level domains that today include .com, .net, .tv, .edu, .gov, .jobs, .name and .cc, as well as two of the world's 13 Internet root servers. Verisign's product suite also includes Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) Protection Services, and Managed DNS.

Responsibilities for Senior Network Engineer:

  • Manage and support multi-vendor, multi-protocol datacenter, edge, DDOS networks
  • Define, and develop optimized network monitoring systems
  • Help design, certify, document and deploy new network architectures
  • Enable the development of automated methods to mitigate and remediate network events
  • Analyze data to diagnose and identify root causes to network issues
  • Be an active participant in deep technical discussions
  • Develop and maintain consistency within the networking infrastructure
  • Central POC for developing and presenting network centric training to the larger organization
  • Work with Ops and various infrastructure teams to identify major technical gaps and help design solutions to resolve


  • 8+ years of experience in routing and switching
  • Knowledge of MPLS, OSPF, BGP, and ISIS
  • Minimum 8 years experience using BGP and IGP
  • Minimum 6 years experience in Linux/Unix
  • Experience in device configuration
  • Knowledge of TCP/IP
  • Analytical and troubleshooting experience
  • Experience managing long term, project/milestone based work with teams.
  • Experience scripting with Perl, Python, Ruby, awk and shell


: Technology

Job Type

: Regular

Primary Location

: United States-Washington D.C. Metro-Virginia-Reston


: Full-time


: 1st Shift
Dice Id : verica
Position Id : 00004617
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