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Senior Network Engineer, Whitepages, March 11

White-Pages-LogoWho: Whitepages
Position: Senior Network Engineer
Where: Seattle
What: We’re looking for an exceptional Sr. Network Engineer to join our team, and work in an environment where you can fit the best technology to the challenge. As a member of the Whitepages Infrastructure team you will work with top-notch engineers to design and implement best in class technology to solve problems. You’ll be working with a small, close-knit team to ensure over 55 million users a month can count on our top 40 ranked web site.

Join a team that’s truly passionate about Open Source (check out our GitHub account)
Have a voice in what does (and doesn’t) go into production
Awesome tech stack – OpenStack, Docker, CoreOS, Kubernetes, Ruby, Scala, Postgres, Riak, Cassandra, Chef and Linux
We’re a small company with a big vision and we work as a cohesive team to make that vision a reality. We don’t believe in mind-numbing org charts or office politics. We value working with the best people in small, empowered teams. We do believe in taking risks, working hard and having lots of fun. If you would like to contribute in important ways to a powerful service used by millions of people every month, please continue reading. As a Sr.


o Help design, engineer and support a hybrid cloud environment, running on OpenStack and public cloud providers.

o Help design, update and implement our network architecture to scale rapidly with our production needs and provide dial-tone service levels to our applications.

o Collect and analyze data and define network capacity models and performance metrics.

o Use tools such as Extrahop, Graphite and others to identify and resolve issues before they happen.

o Work with application teams to recommend and assist with application security enhancements.

o Contribute to the design, implementation and ongoing management of the corporate network

o Work on awesome projects like building out a large scale (100+ compute node) OpenStack cluster, rolling out new systems, and integrating with our Kubernetes platform.

o Be heavily involved in infrastructure automation using Chef, as well as build and configure systems.


o Top notch skills with Linux or UNIX systems and related protocols/software (especially with the TCP/IP stack) with 7+ years’ experience.

o In depth experience with Cisco or Juniper switches, routers and firewalls.

o Highly proficient with network troubleshooting, performance tuning techniques, network packet capture and analysis.

o Experience with Openstack – Openvswitch and Neutron networking in particular.

o A command of Linux kernel features like troubleshooting, network stack tuning, and security.

o Experience with Open Source monitoring and metrics solutions such as Nagios, Zenoss, and Graphite would be very handy.

o At least some experience with configuration management such as Chef, Puppet or Ansible.

o Programming aptitude in Ruby, Perl, Java, Python, etc.

o A bachelors degree in IT or related field

How: Apply Here


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