Walnut Creek / Engineering
Cloud Network Engineer
Developing innovative technologies to revolutionize the payments industry while helping customers transact in global marketplaces is not for the faint of heart. We have big goals and are looking for people to join our team who want to leave a legacy. Just as you are committing to do your best work, Tom our CEO, commits to making this the best place you’ve ever worked. It’s a partnership from the very beginning. If you are looking to step outside your comfort zone, learn new things, apply your skills, collaborate with brilliant people and have fun along the way, then you might be our next Yapster! We promise to provide you with an amazing journey along your career. At Yapstone, we don’t just accept difference — we celebrate it, we support it, and we thrive on it for the benefit of our employees. Yapstone is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace.
Yapstone Cloud Network Engineers are responsible for all network operations, scaling our network, ensuring network reliability as well as developing and creating and deploying tools to support the network. We're looking for talented and highly proficient network engineers with hands-on experience on enterprise and public cloud networks.
Designs, plans, implements and maintains network/cloud infrastructure, routers, switches, firewalls and other supporting hardware.
Designs, plans and implements network installations, modifications and configuration changes to the enterprise network infrastructure (LAN, WLAN and VPN).
Proposes and implements technology enhancements that will improve performance, reliability, and scalability of the network
Manages technical projects within the scope of the Networking Team to ensure projects are completed by established timelines
Manages and monitors the network infrastructure, provides troubleshooting support, and ensures documentation is accurate
Design, plan, implement and maintain firmware updates, manage device configurations and maintain global security standards.
Utilize network analysis tools to troubleshoot performance issues
Designs, plans, implements and maintains enterprise monitoring system to ensure all network hardware is configured properly for event notification
Build and automate infrastructure services in AWS environments across global corporate offices and global clients.
Participates in an after-hours (24x7) support on-call rotation
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field (or equivalent experience)
Solid understanding of architecture and implementation of WAFs, L4 and L7 Load Balancers and the whole infrastructure stack (Network, Security, and Applications)
Experienced knowledge of Cisco physical and virtual firewalls (ASA and Firepower NGFW), IPS/IDS for datacenter and cloud platforms, switches, and routers
Adept in Python with a broad understanding of the full technology stack for a modern infrastructure
Thorough understanding of network and routing protocols such as TCP/IP, DNS, DHCP, OSPF and BGP and SMTP including subnetting and packet routing.
In-depth knowledge of private cloud and public cloud network topology design (AWS preferred). AWS Solutions Architect a plus.
Experience deploying WiFi APs (conducting usage and coverage assessments, 802.1x authentication) a plus
Knowledge of SD-WAN architecture and technologies
Excellent computer, troubleshooting, problem solving, and organizational skills and attention to detail.
Excellent communication (oral and written) and interpersonal skills for work in a collaborative team environment.
Ability to work independently and as part of a team, self-motivated, adaptable, and has a positive attitude.
Maintains technical expertise by learning about emerging tools and technologies;evaluate new technology for use within the organization.
Ability to multitask and operate with minimal supervision, adjusting priorities accordingly.
Able to maintain professional demeanor under stress.
Nice to haves - Palo Alto Network firewall experience, Microsoft Active Directory familiarity, and Cisco Web Security Appliance experience
- We offer comprehensive health, dental, and vision wellness plans for you and your family with low employee premiums.
- You work hard every day to build the future of our company, so we’ll help you build your future with a 401(k) plan that features employer match.
- We encourage and support our teams to take time off to recharge and reboot because changing how the world pays is no easy task.
- We care about the community where we work. Through YapCares, you get 8 hours of paid volunteer time off each year to make a difference.
- Enjoy food, fun and camaraderie with breakfasts, dinners, snacks, social hours and events.
- A great location in the East Bay that is a reverse commute for many Yapsters, and we’re right across the street from BART.