Netflix is responsible for over 37% of Internet traffic at peak times and we're working collaboratively with Internet Service Providers (ISPs) and IX centers to deploy Open Connect (OC), Netflix's Content Delivery Network. We are seeking seasoned engineers with extensive experience in *nix, networking, data analysis and large-scale 24x7 operations to deploy, operate and maintain this massive global streaming platform.
Provide hands-on technical design, engineering and assistance to partners for OC integrationManage OC IX and Partner logistics including implementation and configuration.Maintain entire OC deployment including OS, network, firmware and hardware.Mine enormous amounts of data to optimize OC systems so users receive optimal streaming qualityDrive continual improvement into forecasting/monitoring/measurement/alerting practices/toolsHandle Tier 3 escalation for system and network related production issuesWork with a small highly energetic and dynamic team
Expert-level knowledge of Unix or Linux system administration at scale. We happen to use FreeBSDAbility to script and code in Perl, Python, or other relevant languages.Thorough understanding of IP routing protocols, including experience with BGP.Understanding of transit and peering relationships.Expert-level understanding of TCP/IP,IPv4/IPv6Ability to quickly triage problems, determine root cause and drive resolution.Willingness to travel
Knowledge of and proven experience with CDNs and HTTP cache/proxy technologyKnowledge of networking and application protocols, especially TCP/IP, HTTP/S and DNSOperational experience running a production 24x7x365 infrastructure at scaleKnowledge of service provider IP topologies including MSO cable and DSL infrastructureBS in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or Computer Engineering (or equivalent professional experience)