Network Engineer, Oculus

(Seattle, WA - Redmond, WA)

Careers at Oculus

Part of Facebook

A Network Engineer will have responsibility to design, deploy and manage the global enterprise network on a variety of cutting-edge platforms. A successful candidate will help develop and understand requirements from internal customers and create technical solutions to improve productivity and services. A candidate must have a strong technical background, be innovative and agile, collaborate well in a team environment, and have very strong communication skills - a visionary who challenges the status quo and believes that collaboration technologies can level-up productivity.


  • Performance monitoring and management, interpretation of incident and reporting
  • Ability to make modifications to processes and procedures that enable efficiency and effectiveness to troubleshooting techniques
  • Configuration and troubleshooting of routing protocols such as OSPF and BGP.
  • Network discovery and documentation, including logical and physical diagram
Minimum Qualifications
  • 4+ years of experience with Layer 2 Switching protocols such as IP[v4|v6], TCP or UDP, STP, ECMP, 802.1[d|s|w], or 802.1x.
  • 4+ years of experience with Layer 3 Routing protocols such as OSPF, BGP, and VRFs
  • 2+ years of experience with stateful firewalls, non-stateful filtering and packet inspection.
  • 1+ years experience in programming or scripting to automate / build, etc.
  • 1+ years experience with VPNs (DVMRP, GRE, IPSec/SSL VPNs,), Wireless (802.1a/b/g/n), Global and Local Server Load-Balancing (GLB/SLB) or Multicast (PIM-SM, MSDP, IGMP)
  • Experience supporting a range of technologies including: Cisco [IOS/NX-OS, IOS-XR] Routing & Switching, Extreme XOS switching.
  • Experience with Layer 2 switching platform knowledge (e.g. system architecture, switching and forwarding issues) - familiarity with protocols such as EAPS and spanning tree.
  • Cisco Certified Entry Networking Associate (CCNA) certification
  • Demonstrated ability to follow a script in Python, BASH, or Perl
  • Extreme Certified Network Associate (or willingness to do the courses)
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