Sr. Network Systems Engineer

Job Number: R50010266

Brand: Fox TV Stations

Job Type: Engineering, Information Technology, Product Management / User Experience / Content

Location: New York, New York

Job Posting Date: October 4, 2019

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OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANY

Fox TV Stations

FOX Television Stations is one of the nation's largest owned-and-operated network broadcast groups, comprising 28 stations in 17 markets and covering over 37% of U.S. television homes. This includes seven duopolies in the top 10 markets: New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Dallas, San Francisco, Washington, D.C. and Houston; as well as duopolies in Minneapolis, Phoenix, Orlando and Charlotte.

JOB DESCRIPTION

We are looking for a Senior Network Engineer on the Network Engineering team, you work closely with multiple teams and disciplines across the enterprise. You should have a proven track record leading and implementing large scale network deployments and troubleshooting complex network problems while delivering innovative solutions. We're looking for someone with an entrepreneurial spirit and a self-starter mentality that can identify and solve problems early on and help mentor less experienced team members.

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for configuration, operation, and administration of network routers and switches, LAN and WAN configuration and troubleshooting.
  • Identify, diagnose, and resolve network-related service problems
  • Monitor day-to-day network performance, troubleshoot network problems and outages, participate in scheduled upgrades and collaborate with network architects on network optimization
  • Designs, configures, maintains and manages network security features for local and wide area networks
  • Analyzes, recommends, and evaluates new hardware, software, and communications products for network compatibility and applicability
  • Develops, maintains and updates a library of technical documentation.
  • Other duties as deemed appropriate.

Qualifications:

  • 5+ years working with large scale networks
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong understanding IP networking fundamentals and extensive experience in the application of IP protocols.
  • In-depth knowledge and hands-on experience with network platforms such as Arista, Palo Alto, and Cisco.
  • Strong network analysis fundamentals and robust troubleshooting skills
  • Past experience with, and expertise in many of the following protocols & technologies: QoS, Multicast, BGP, OSPF, TACACS, IPSEC & VPNs, Netflow, DNS
  • Experience with automation and scripting is desired
  • Experience with: Spine-leaf Architecture, EVPN-VXLAN
  • Ability to prioritize and complete tasks

EOE/M/F/Veteran/Disabled

Federal law requires employers to provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans.  Please tell us if you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job. Examples of a reasonable accommodation include making a change to the application process or work procedures, providing documents in an alternate format, using a sign language interpreter, or using specialized equipment.  Please send an email to ftsitjobs@foxtv.com or call (212) 301-5853, or visit our readily accessible office located at 1185 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY 10036, and a member of our recruiting team will assist you.”

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable law.

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