Senior Network Engineer

Menlo Park, CA
Sys Ops /
Permanent /
Who is KDInfotech?

KDInfotech offers small and medium sized businesses solutions and support with all aspects of their infrastructure nationwide. We develop, manage, and partner on projects such as, application support, network administration, communication systems, and workstation performance. We like to call ourselves IT Partners that will come in and help in any situation necessary. As a fast growing successful company, we are redefining how tech support benefits our clients.

A Day in the Life of our Senior Network Engineer
Our Senior Network Engineer is responsible for supporting multiple clients on a daily basis with all aspects of logical infrastructure including but not limited to: wired and wireless networks, routers, firewalls, and local/remote cloud. Network Engineers work with internal and external stakeholders on project planning, updating, and maintaining on a weekly basis. This role provides continuous learning opportunities on new/legacy hardware and infrastructure services. 

Who Should Apply:
We welcome all applicants with a broad knowledge of networking technologies such as routers, switches, firewalls and various networking services (DHCP, DNS, NTP, etc.). You must be a self motivated and organized individual who enjoys working in complex cloud/on-premise hybrid networking environments.

Daily Objectives

    • Install, configure, and maintain networking hardware  
    • Design and configure L2 and L3 topologies
    • Designing logical networks (VLAN/Subnets/routing)
    • Designing and configuring highly available network topologies 
    • IP address management 
    • Configure and maintain network services such as DHCP, DNS, NTP, etc.
    • Deploy and maintain VPN server/client setup
    • Configure connectivity between firewalls and cloud services
    • Automating mundane networking tasks such as deployment of new devices and VLAN updates

Qualifications and Skills

    • 5 to 7 years in-depth knowledge of network infrastructure including firewall, switches, and wireless access points 
    • Experience designing highly available networking topologies 
    • Experience with next generation firewall administration 
    • Experience managing storage both on-prem and in the cloud preferred.
    • Experience with the design, implementation, and operational aspects enterprise wireless networks highly preferred
    • Experience conducting wireless site surveys
    • Experience in 2.4 and 5GHz analysis, mapping and troubleshooting in large environments
    • Knowledge of LAN / WAN / WLAN, Wireless security such as WPA (2-3), RADIUS
    • Detailed understanding of routing, security policies, and QoS
    • Broad familiarity with virtual private cloud (VPC) services : (AWS, Azure, Google Cloud)
    • Detailed knowledge of network operating systems such as JUNOS, Cisco iOS managed switches
    • In depth knowledge of Netconf, DHCP, DNS, NTP, etc.
    • Detailed knowledge of dynamic routing protocols such as OSPF and BGP
    • Broad experience with Client VPN (GlobalProtect, OpenVPN, SonicWall, Meraki, etc.)
$145,000 - $180,000 a year
The expected, full-time, annual base pay scale for this position is based off of skills, experience, and location.

Why work for KDI? 

KDI offers leading edge benefits to all of our team members that include but are not limited to; 

Unlimited PTO and Sick days
PPO and HMO options for Medical Benefits
Dental and Vision Benefits 
401k Match
Cell phone reimbursement options