Network Engineer

Careers at Bloomberg

New York

Posted Feb 24, 2017 - Requisition No. 57200

Our Team:

Do you want to be involved in the design, architecture and security of a state-of-the-art, multi-vendor network? Do things like market data distribution infrastructure, network security and Cloud infrastructure interest you? Do you thrive on being "in the trenches"? If so, keep reading because our team is growing!

We're dedicated to the design, solution architecture, implementation and support of Bloomberg's global infrastructure and it's no small job. The Bloomberg network currently has over 50,000 server connections and thousands of core network devices. Our WAN spans over 100 node sites, connects clients globally to over 1,500 exchanges, market data and order entry venues.

What's in it for you:

On our team you'll utilize technologies such as MPLS, Multicast, SDN, NFV and whatever else necessary to get the job done. From time time you'll play with new technologies to help us make decisions. We work in small teams and as a company pride ourselves on being entrepreneurial, agile and responsive. We adapt to changes and the problems we face are constantly evolving and so will your skills.

We'll trust you to:

  • Design, engineer and deploy appropriate network solutions to meet our business requirements
  • Identify technology gaps and develop and implement appropriate solutions collaboratively
  • Create formal guidelines, policies and procedures to ensure smooth and error-free operations
  • Drive relevant, strategic solutions in a highly scalable environment
  • Partner with network operation groups to provide technical assistance and guidance
  • Engage vendors to drive feature enhancements that are necessary to meet business needs

You need to have:

  • 5+ years of hands-on network engineering experience on an advanced network
  • Practical experience with market data delivery
  • Practical experience in low latency environments
  • Extensive experience with large L3/L2 network design and development
  • Proficiency in IOS, JunOS, NX-OS, EOS and hardware
  • Excellent knowledge of routing and switching concepts and technology
  • Practical experience with MPLS, BGP, OSPF, IGMP, PIM & VXLAN
  • An understanding of network management, network security, SNMP and Radius
  • Experience working collaboratively with NOCs, systems software developers and administrators
  • UNIX knowledge and experience (mostly Solaris, Linux)

We'd love to see:

  • Programming experience in network automation, provisioning and performance management
  • Working knowledge of OpenStack and Hadoop
  • Familiarity working with Agile methodology
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