Network Engineer at Gogo

Posted in Engineering 9 days ago.

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Location: Broomfield, Colorado

Job Description:


Engineering Broomfield, Colorado


As a Gogo Business Aviation Network Engineer you will join an exciting team creating solutions and connecting aircraft by growing our production and corporate network infrastructure. You will design, develop and deploy ground-based network solutions to provide products and services to our customers, corporate offices, and internal stakeholders. Additionally, you will work with the latest network solutions working to build the first 5G inflight experience.


How will you make a difference?

  • Implement the features and functionality of Gogo Business Aviation network infrastructure

  • Hands on engineering position, deploying

  • Collaborate with other business units to meet a common goal

  • Build solutions based on business requirements

  • Track project tasks, provide status updates and ensure tasks completed on schedule

  • Troubleshoot network performance and connectivity issues

  • Contribute to process improvements, including researching and introducing new automation tools

  • Guide implementation of best practices for network design/development

  • Contribute to a healthy and collaborative team with a committed work ethic


  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Computer Science or related field

  • 3-5 years in the telecommunications industry, service provider or IT industries

  • Demonstrated experience with network administration

  • Strong troubleshooting skills

  • Strong Implementation and Integration skills

  • Work in a tiered environment (Tier 2 and Tier 3)

Required Skills, Experience and Talents

  • Excellent understanding Cisco solutions (routers/switches/firewalls)

  • Have experience with routing protocols (OSPF/BGP)

  • Good understanding of MPLS networks and public networks

  • Have experience with different tunneling protocols (VPN/GRE/L2VPN)

  • Excellent understanding of Layer 2 and Layer 3 networking

  • Good understanding of centralized authentication (RADIUS/TACACS/SAML)

  • Good understanding of IPv4 NAT/PAT and IPv6 networks

  • Ability to work in a project-oriented environment

  • Ability to work in a cross functional environment

Desirable Skills, Experience and Talents

  • Exposure to traffic management and monitoring systems a plus

  • Experience with Cisco operating systems (XE/NX-OS/XR)

  • Scripting experience with Python

  • Kubernetes, Open Stack, Ansible and other automation and tooling solutions

  • Cisco NFVI and CVIM experience a plus

  • Knowledge of DNS architecture and solutions (i.e., DNS Bind)

Compensation: $98,000 - $122,000

Target Annual Incentive: 10% of base compensation

Incentive Stock Program Eligible: No

Benefits: Gogo offers competitive benefits including medical, dental and vision coverage with plans that can fit each employee's needs. We offer an immediate vesting 401k plan, paid time off and volunteer time off. Employees have the option to participate in an Employee Stock Purchase Plan. Visit the Careers page on our website for more information at

Gogo is the leading global provider of network and broadband connectivity products and services for the business aviation market. We offer a customizable suite of smart cabin systems for highly integrated connectivity, inflight entertainment and voice solutions. Gogo's products and services are installed on thousands of business aircraft of all sizes and mission types from turboprops to the largest global jets, and are utilized by the largest fractional ownership operators, charter operators, corporate flight departments and individuals.

There are nearly 1,700 business aircraft currently flying with Gogo's AVANCE L5 or L3 installed. As of third quarter earnings reported on Sept. 30, 2020, Gogo had more than 10,000 connected aircraft, comprised of 5,577 aircraft flying with its air-to-ground (ATG) systems onboard, and 4,737 aircraft with satellite connectivity installed. Connect with us at

Gogo?is an equal opportunity employer and works in compliance with both federal and state laws. We are committed to the concept regarding Equal Employment opportunity. Qualified candidates will be considered for employment regardless of race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, marital status, medical condition or disability.? The EEO is the law and is available here.

Gogo participates in E-Verify. Details in English and Spanish. Right to Work Statement in English and Spanish.