Equinix is the world's digital infrastructure company, operating 210 data centersacross the globe andproviding interconnections to all the key clouds and networks. Businesses need one place to simplify and bring together fragmented, complex infrastructure that spans private and public cloud environments. Our global platform allows customers to place infrastructure wherever they need it and connect it to everything they need to succeed.
At Equinix, wehelp the world's digital leaders scale with agility, speed the launch of digital services, deliver world-class experiences, andtransform people's lives. Our culture is based on collaboration and the growth and development of our teams.
We hirehardworking people who thrive on solvingchallengingproblems and give them opportunities to hone new skills, and try new approaches, as we grow our product portfolio with new software and network architecture solutions. We embrace diversity in thought and contribution and are committed to providingan equitable work environment that is foundational to our core values as a company and is vital to our success.
Works with Network Architecture team to translate architecture requirements into platform level configurations. Performs tests that support deployment readiness decision. Identifies and recommends changes for improvement.
Participates in the development and /or creates troubleshooting guides and trains the NSE team on the platform and how to troubleshoot issues
Participates with NSE as needed to troubleshoot layer 1-3 network issues experienced by end customers and service providers
Recommends changes in troubleshooting approaches and tools, including analysis of vendor capabilities and identification of partnership possibilities
Translates high level architectural designs into platform configurations, and iteratively develops design changes based on testing
Responsible for developing methods of procedure that implement the design changes in the network platforms
Creates design guidelines and recommends migration procedures to support deployment execution and completion
Develops configuration guides to be used by NSE and software engineering personnel
Responsible for developing methods of procedure (mops)
Puts together design guidelines and recommends migration procedures to support deployments
Creates engineering deployment packages (EDPs), including rack elevation drawings, space and power requirements, cable run lists, and any other site specific documentation
Performs first installation of new technology or services
Completes documentation for use by Operations (EDPs, configurations, and training guides). Completes commission readiness
Supports install, maintain and support Element Management Systems (EMS)
Maintains system backups, security and performance for lab systems
Supports deployment of layer 1-3 network services
Testing & Validation
Develops test plans and strategies to exercise platforms, including feature performance, load stress redundancy, operational alarms and metrics
This work will be across layers 1, 2, 3, and multi platform
Develops and executes software test plans and procedures
Develops and improves regression and acceptance tests
Performs hands-on tests to validate proof of concepts, network design, network deployment, and introduction of services and features
Works collaboratively with NSEs and Software teams
End to end testing of integrated solutions/services including BSS, OSS, and Software Engineering, with Network platforms/elements
Creates new and innovative test strategies for tests in laboratory and field testing environments
Feedback on how testing results can result in design changes to the Network Architecture team and platform vendors
Analyzes platform near term roadmaps and makes recommendations for release upgrades
Feedback test results for inclusion in future vendor releases
Develops training guide and conducts training of NSE personnel
15+ years experience
Bachelor's in Electrical Engineering, Electronics, Computer Engineering or related field preferred
We offer Medical,TeleMedicine, Dental, Vision, Life and AD&D insurance, 401K, Leave of absence & disability benefits, paid time off & holidays and more.
Equinix is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disabilities.