Bloomberg SRE - Data Center Network Infrastructure in Orangeburg, New York

Job Requisition Number: 68686

Our team:

The Data Center Network Infrastructure team manages the infrastructure that powers the Bloomberg Terminal, our core product. We work on capacity management, network application troubleshooting, infrastructure deployment, and automation. On our team you’ll be trusted to partner with vendors to resolve network hardware and software related issues. We’ll trust you to help solve problems related to market data distribution, maintain and enhance network stability, drive automation, and shorten our deployment cycle.

Who you are:

You’re eager to contribute to the planning and implementation of the network infrastructure within our data centers. You understand switching, routing and related protocols. You’re excited to build on your knowledge and come up with new ways to improve operational efficiency by writing infrastructure as code. You thrive on new challenges and enjoy solving the problems associated with building and supporting a complex system.

We’ll trust you to:
  • Design, develop, implement and document tools as well as orchestration for the standup and support of network/compute infrastructure
  • Identify technology gaps, develop, and implement appropriate solutions collaboratively
  • Develop and maintain documentation, training, and SLAs for managed infrastructure
  • Drive relevant, strategic solutions in a highly scalable environment
  • Maintain high availability and performance of the data center networks using various network monitoring tools including packet capture analysis
  • Participate in capacity planning activities and identify areas for improvements in managing network resource and inventory
  • Develop process and automation for repeatable operational tasks
  • Act as point of escalation for operations teams in supporting current and emerging technologies as well as off hours on call support for Operations teams that are 24x7
You’ll need to have:
  • 4+ years of experience with large network deployments and infrastructure engineering
  • Strong knowledge of routing and switching concepts and technologies (OSPF, BGP, PIM, MC-LAG)
  • Strong experience with IOS, JunOS, NX-OS, EOS and Cumulus
  • Good understanding of network management, network security, SNMP and Radius
  • Experience working collaboratively with Network Engineers, Systems software developers and Systems Administrators
  • 2+ years experience with Python and/or C/C++
  • 2+ years experience with Unix (RHEL/Ubuntu, etc…)
  • Proven ability to troubleshoot complex issues related to hardware, L2/L3 deployment, application behaviors and TCP stack
  • Ability to solve problems related to capacity and performance
We'd love to see:
  • Working knowledge of Ansible and SaltStack a plus
  • Proven track record for building Infrastructure as Code
  • Good knowledge of SDLC concepts
  • Familiarity working with Agile methodology