Home    Amazon    Jobs    Job

Job is no longer available

Network Deployment Engineer


Dublin, Ireland


Amazon.com is looking for best-in-class Network Engineers to help plan, deploy and scale one of the world’s largest and complex networks. With Amazon Web Services, our goal is to become “The Infrastructure Platform” for the world. Our customers demand the highest quality and reliability for their services. Our network and services are expanding at a tremendous rate it is our responsibility to maintain quality and reliability while developing innovative ways to scale our network.

In this role, you will work in a team of highly skilled Network Engineers responsible for the end-to-end capacity requirements of our network.
· Be responsible for deploying network infrastructure across all of our network fabrics that supports the Amazon Retail Service, Kindle, Payments and multiple AWS services.
· Scale the network across multiple global Datacenters
· Drive scaling of current network designs to meet the demand of our customers.
· Create and improve simple, repetitive deployment processes that increase both velocity and quality of delivery.
· Work closely with our internal customers on designs/solutions; bringing those designs/solutions from concept to production.
· Create and update our network standards and ensure that the network is deployed to these standards.
· Create and implement changes on the network.
· Work closely with our automation teams in defining the tools that allow us to scale at unprecedented volume.
· Develop your own ways and means to automate away any common or repeatable tasks.
Our ideal candidate is highly autonomous; possesses strong written and verbal communication skills; strong project management and time management skills; has a successful track record of designing and implementing simple, scalable solutions and troubleshooting complex network problems and delivering innovative solutions.

The desire and ability to work in a fast paced, collaborative environment is essential.


A Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience is mandatory. In addition candidates should
· Have 5+ years industry experience in a similar environment.
· Excellent IP and MPLS networking fundamentals and extensive experience in the application of IP protocols.
· In-depth knowledge of and experience with major internet routing protocols; specifically BGP and OSPF
· In-depth knowledge of and experience with major router platforms; specifically with Cisco 37xx, 49xx, 65xx, 73xx, 76xx, Nexus 7K and Juniper MX/EX platforms including all compatible supervisory and line cards for these platforms.
· Excellent network analysis fundamentals and robust troubleshooting skills.
Candidates should also have had significant past experience with, and expertise in many of the following protocols & technologies: DWDM, T1/DS1, DS3, SONET (OC3, OC48), 802.2/3, 802.1d VLANs/STP, IPv4 & IPv6, TCP (internals & flow control), BGP, OSPF, HSRP/GLBP, PIMv2, IGMP, LDP, TACACS, IPSEC & VPNs, netflow, DNS, HTTP.

Experience with mission critical multicast systems is highly desired as is experience designing and maintaining network and datacenter installations utilizing L2 and L3 protocols.


Strong Unix skills and the ability to script in Perl, Python, BASH shell, C or C++ is highly desirable as is a strong understanding of load balancing and layer 4-7 technologies.


Share this page:

  Facebook      Instagram      Twitter      Linkedin      Press release 

Join the community