Principal Linux System Engineer / IP Network Engineer

Grapevine, TX


Full Time

$120k - $130k

We are partnered with a fiber broadband startup company in the Dallas-Fort Worth area. They are seeking a Principal Level Linux System/IP Network Engineer to join their team.

Ideally they are looking for someone who can be the right hand person to the CTO. Someone who has experience in being a leader of a team and can be hands on with all of their technology. They are a Linux – Ubuntu shop with VMWare esxi for virtualization. On the Networking side IP routing and switching, working knowledge of optical transmission systems, XGS-PON, Wi-Fi, and/or IP routing and switching, BGP, DWDM, and SonicWall. Candidates with experience in telecommunications, service provider, or IP experience and companies are a plus.

This will be a full-time direct hire opportunity, onsite in their Dallas, TX office. Required Skills & Experience
  • 8-10 years of experience, with lead or leadership experience in your position
  • Linux- Ubuntu
  • Windows
  • VMWare – ESXi and VSphere
  • SQL server
  • Desktop support experience
  • IP Networking – Routing, Switching, Cabling experience
  • Working knowledge of optical transmission systems, XGS-PON, Wi-Fi, and/or IP routing and switching
  • BGP, DWDM, and SonicWall
  • Practical experience using these technologies in a service provider environment
  • Hands-on deployment and troubleshooting skills
What You Will Be Doing Daily Responsibilities
  • 80% Hands On
  • 20% Team Collaboration
  • Stepping in as the leader in the event of the CTO’s absence.
The Offer
  • Salary + Benefits
You will receive the following benefits:
  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Benefits
  • Vision Benefits
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • 401(k) {including match- if applicable}

Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the US on a full-time basis now and in the future.

Posted by: Jillian Freesman