Network Engineer III

Expedia Group

Location: Seattle, Washington

Job Type: Full time

Posted


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Network Engineer III

Expedia Group’s Network Services team. Our engineers support Expedia Group’s global eCommerce and corporate network connectivity, load balancing, and firewall services. These core services securely transport hundreds of millions of dollars per day in transactions for all Expedia Group brands. We are seeking a high-performing individual contributor who mentors more junior engineers applies new engineering principles to improve existing systems and is responsible for leading complex, well-defined projects.

What you'll do:

  • Brings together different stakeholders with varied perspectives to develop solutions to issues, and contributes own suggestions

  • Thinks holistically to identify opportunities around policies/ processes to increase efficiency across organizational boundaries

  • Assists with a whole systems approach to analyzing issues by ensuring all components (structure, people, process, and technology) are identified and accounted for

  • Investigates standard or routine issues or incidents and drafts concise, balanced, evidence-based reports on findings

  • Conducts rigorous tests and inspections of products, services, solutions, or processes to evaluate quality or performance

  • Demonstrates knowledge of advanced and relevant technology; exhibits comfort working with several forms of technology; understands the relationship between applications, databases, and technology platforms

  • Analyzes requirements and assists with the design of architecture

  • Has a working knowledge of how the solutions using the technology impact the capacity requirements for same

  • Research information, data, trends, and best practices in emerging technology and shares beneficial information with relevant stakeholders

Who you are:

  • Bachelor’s or Master's in IT or a related technical field; or equivalent related professional experience

  • Maintained and enhanced network projects/products in production environments in public/hybrid cloud infrastructure

  • Implemented software solutions to configure infrastructure with code

  • Relevant certification (e.g., Cisco CCNA, CCNP, AWS Associate, AWS Network Specialty)

  • Proficient in configuring enterprise or service provider-grade network hardware

  • Proficient in configuring, operating, and automating cloud IaaS networks (e.g. AWS, Azure, GCP)

  • Basic to intermediate skills in routing protocols (e.g., OSPF, MPBGP, ISIS, MPLS)

  • Has strength in any software automation languages e.g. Python, Java, etc

  • Understands physical and virtual network technologies and how they interoperate

  • Intermediate knowledge of models used to show network state and for configuration (e.g., SNMP, NetFlow, IPFIX, Netconf, Restconf, gRPC)

  • Is familiar with using the best model for given technologies to observe network behavior and performance

  • Has strength in a couple of languages and/or one language with multiple technology implementations

  • Identifies strengths and weaknesses among languages for particular use cases

  • Creates APIs to be consumed across the business unit

  • Selects among technology available to implement and solve for the need

  • Performs routine network management responsibilities for the LAN, WAN, and telecommunications systems, supporting other associates as needed

  • Uncovers and communicates potential business impacts of routine activity

  • Gathers pertinent information about a problem by analyzing data and patterns and identifying underlying issues

  • Can gain understanding of business impacts created by problems with the technology

  • Researches and recommends more detailed solutions to resolve problems

  • Implements solutions based on advanced knowledge of standard practices and previous experiences; escalates complex or unprecedented issues and needed

About Expedia Group

Expedia Group (NASDAQ: EXPE) powers travel for everyone, everywhere through our global platform. Driven by the core belief that travel is a force for good, we help people experience the world in new ways and build lasting connections. We provide industry-leading technology solutions to fuel partner growth and success, while facilitating memorable experiences for travelers. Expedia Group's family of brands includes: Brand Expedia®, Hotels.com®, Expedia® Partner Solutions, Vrbo®, trivago®, Orbitz®, Travelocity®, Hotwire®, Wotif®, ebookers®, CheapTickets®, Expedia Group™ Media Solutions, Expedia Local Expert®, CarRentals.com™, and Expedia Cruises™.

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