Network Provisioning Engineer (New York)
New York, New York, United States
Two Sigma is a different kind of investment manager. Since 2001, we have used data science and technology to derive insights that forecast the future and discover value in markets worldwide. Our team of scientists, technologists and academics looks beyond traditional finance to understand the bigger picture and develop creative solutions to some of the world’s most difficult economic problems. Our work spans markets and industries, from insurance and securities to private investments and new ventures.
As a Network Provisioning Engineer, you will be part of the larger Network Engineering Team with primary responsibilities that include provisioning new network services, routine maintenance of Two Sigma’s global network as well as a strong focus on service restoration during operational incidents.
You will work on aspects of Two Sigma’s datacenters, corporate office and DMZ environments, WAN links, colocation facilities and external client connections. You will have a focus on implementation consistency and efficiency through scripting and automation.
You will take on the following responsibilities:
Gathering requirements from internal clients and provisioning connectivity to external trading and market data venues.
Circuit installs and turn-ups requiring skills ranging from procurement to routing protocol configuration
Monitor the network to ensure service reliability and remediation of incidents.
Diligence and responsiveness to time critical outages and performance degradation events, ability to troubleshoot network events
Routing implementations of routing changes, firewall rules/ACLs, load balancing changes.
New device deployments from multiple vendors.
Creation and maintenance of network documentation.
Participate in on-call rotation.
Automation of repetitive tasks.
You should possess the following qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree in a technical field with 3+ years professional experience provisioning telecommunications wide area circuits (e.g. Ethernet, WDM, fiber optics, structured cabling, etc.)
Understanding of TCP/IP fundamentals
Experience with routing protocols (e.g. OSPF, BGP, PIM)
Prior network engineering/operations experience in support of enterprise networks
Experience with switching/routing network platforms (e.g. Cisco, Juniper)
Experience with firewall administration (e.g. Palo Alto, ASA, SRX)
Experience with wireless platforms (e.g. Cisco, Aruba)
Strong troubleshooting skills with ability to systematically identify root cause
Strong communication skills with vendors, management, and clients.
CCNA/JNCIA or similar certification
You will enjoy the following benefits:
Core Benefits: Fully paid medical and dental insurance premiums for employees and dependents, competitive 401k match, employer-paid life & disability insurance
Perks: Onsite gyms with laundry service, wellness activities, casual dress, snacks, game rooms
Learning: Tuition reimbursement, conference and training sponsorship
Time Off: Generous vacation and unlimited sick days, competitive paid caregiver leaves
We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or any other applicable legally protected characteristics.