Network Technician AWS

Recruiter
Amazon
Location
United Kingdom
Posted
12 Feb 2018
Closes
15 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We are looking to hire a highly motivated, best-in-class NetworkTechnician I to join our growing team within Networking. The positionresponsibilities involve delivering the hardware, configuration andfiber connectivity of interdependent scaling projects across severaldata center locations. The Network Technician will work closely withboth internal customers and external vendors to facilitate smoothproject execution in association with Technical Program Managers.Our ideal candidate is comfortable working autonomously, very detailoriented, possesses strong written and verbal communication skills andhas experience in supporting large scale, enterprise class networks.They will be highly competent in all aspects of installation andtroubleshooting of networking hardware, software and fiber connectivity,all combined with a proven project delivery methodology. This positionwill work under limited supervision to drive the stability andsustainability of our next-generation networks and to assist in thedevelopment of innovative ways to automate and scale our network as we expand.Network Technicians are expected to work within established bestpractices, assist to refine operational procedures and constantly thinkproactively and innovatively. The desire and ability to work in a fastpaced, ambiguous, collaborative environment is essential for success in Amazon.BASIC QUALIFICATIONS AS/BS in Computer Science; or Certification in a relevant field(CCENT, Network+, CCNA) and up to 2 years of Networking Deploymentexperience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Deliver simple, sustainable and repeatable solutions and processes. Work closely with our Network Engineering & Network TechnicalProject Manager teams to ensure fast, smooth rollout of establisheddesigns and products. Good understanding of infrastructure technologies, including Routers,Switches, Load Balancers and Firewalls at the enterprise level. Knowledge of network cabling, optic types, and test equipment, such asVFL, power meter, and OTDR. Experience with cabling infrastructure best practices and methodologies. Familiarity with common networking terms and fabric based network design. Manage work and priorities through ticketing system and workflows Collaborate with various stake holders to remove project obstacles Ability to travel within geographical work area is required, sometravel outside traditional work area may be requested. Troubleshoot networking, routing and inter connectivity issues,including troubleshooting of network device configuration and low levelapplication interaction Troubleshooting cabling infrastructure connectivity issues, includingpatch panels and patch cords. Specifying Power and Cooling requirements and ensuring HardwareRacking/Stacking completed for new equipment Complete customer requests via Remedy trouble ticketing system andproject management workflows Participate in the migration, basic configuration and rollout of newor upgraded hardwarePREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS Comfortability with small to medium and slightly complex projectscopes and ambiguous details within work environment Excellent judgement and analytical skills, ability to prioritize tasksbased on fluctuating needs Familiarity with major Command Line Protocols (Cisco IOS, JunOS, etc.) Strong understanding of Ethernet and IP networking Background in large scale datacenter network implementations and support. Experience working in virtualized enterprise networking environments Knowledge or awareness of IT best practice frameworks (ITIL, LEAN,AGILE) and Operational Excellence concepts or methodologies is a plusOther Qualifications & Responsibilities Experience dealing with customers during problem resolution andoperating efficiently under pressure. Effective prioritization and time management.Physical requirements Ability to move and lift computer equipment up to 50lbs - provided by Dice AGILE, AWS, CCNA, CISCO, CISCO IOS, COMPUTER SCIENCE, ETHERNET, FIREWALL, IOS, ITIL, MIGRATION, NETWORK DESIGN, PROJECT MANAGEMENT

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