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Senior Network Engineer – Load Balancing

Primary Location: Dublin, Ireland

Additional Location(s): Remote - Ireland (All Other)

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Senior Network Engineer – Load Balancing

Competitive Salary

Location: Ireland (Limerick, Cork, Dublin OR Remote in Ireland)

Join us as a Senior Network Engineer – Load Balancing on our Dell Digital I/T team in Ireland to do the best work of your career and make a profound social impact.

What you’ll achieve

We are looking for an individual to serve as a load balancing engineer.  This candidate must understand all layers of the OSI model and be able to diagnose complex issues related to network and application problems.  Must be able to understand large enterprise network and cloud environments and be able to provide solutions that support applications of all types (TCP, HTTP, UDP, FTP, etc.) to work on full proxy load balancers.  

Being that this position is also understanding and diagnosing network problems, part of this individual’s responsibility will be to offer advice, direction, and support to other associates on the team.  Must be able to articulate customer problems and explain them to management and other team members.

You will:

  • Meet with application teams to design and deploy their load balancing solutions on GSLB and full proxy load balancers.

  • Partners with load balancing design team to solution new load balancing configurations.

  • Provides L2 operational support for production F5 Networks, NGNIX and NSX-ALB (AVI) infrastructure:  Full Proxy Load Balancing (Big-IP LTM), GSLB (Big-IP DNS) and Access Policy Manager (APM)

  • Serves as a resource to other application and network teams in the resolution of their production outages or problems

Take the first step towards your dream career

Every Dell Technologies team member brings something unique to the table. Here’s what we are looking for with this role:

Essential Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree with 7+ years relevant experience; or equivalent work experience

  • F5 Administrator experience and/or F5-CA Certification

  • Strong knowledge of F5's Networks (LTM, Big-IP DNS, APM)

  • Knowledge of relevant route/switching network protocols (BGP, OSPF, EIGRP) and WAN Technologies (MPLS, VPLS, & IP SLA)

  • Possesses knowledge, skills and abilities to host enterprise applications within software defined networks and cloud environments

  • Strong knowledge and experience in monitoring tools along the lines of TCP decode, packet traces, Wireshark, and Fiddler

Desirable Requirements

  • Knowledge of automation tools like Ansible (AWX or Tower), Terraform for deploying configs.

  • Knowledge of security issues and implications to network solutions

  • Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP), preferably Routing and Switching

Here’s our story; now tell us yours

Dell Technologies helps organizations and individuals build a brighter digital tomorrow. Our company is made up of more than 150,000 people, located in over 180 locations around the world. We’re proud to be a diverse and inclusive team and have an endless passion for our mission to drive human progress. 

What’s most important to us is that you are respected, feel like you can be yourself and have the opportunity to do the best work of your life -- while still having a life. We offer excellent benefits, bonus programs, flexible work arrangements, a variety of career development opportunities, employee resource groups, and much more. 

We started with computers, but we didn’t stop there. We are helping customers move into the future with multi-cloud, AI and machine learning through the most innovative technology and services portfolio for the data era. Join us and become a part of what’s next in technology, starting today. 

You can also learn more about us by reading our latest Diversity and Inclusion Report and our plan to make the world a better place by 2030 here.

Application closing date: Apply Today!

Dell is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions at Dell are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or belief, national, social or ethnic origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, physical, mental or sensory disability, HIV Status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital, civil union or domestic partnership status, past or present military service, family medical history or genetic information, family or parental status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. Dell will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. Dell encourages applicants of all ages. Read the full Employment Opportunity Policy here.

Job ID: R108040
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