Senior Network Engineer
- Remote, VIC, Australia
- Employees can work remotely
Today, we’re a partner to sellers of all sizes – large, enterprise-scale businesses with complex commerce operations, sellers just starting out, as well as merchants who began selling with Square and have grown larger over time. As our sellers scale, so do our solutions. We all grow together.
There is a massive opportunity in front of us. We’re building a business that is big, meaningful, and lasting. And we are helping sellers around the world do the same.
The Corporate Network Engineering (CorpNet) team plays a key role in supporting our global workforce, aiming to provide consistent connectivity and experience to our engineers whether they are in an office, at home, or anywhere else in the world. We're looking for a network engineer who can think globally, leveraging remote connectivity technologies, cloud and traditional network gear to deliver seamless connectivity wherever our teams go.
Help architect, design, and implement improvements to our global corporate network
Interface with the security team to design and deliver security-related enhancements
Perform network based security risk assessments
Configure and administer network monitoring tools
Configure and administer routers and switches
Drive and/or assist in automating our network
Troubleshoot network failures and performance issues
Participate in an on-call rotation covering all of the above
Mentor and train other network engineers on the team
Occasionally be required to travel domestically and internationally
8+ years hands-on experience with routing and switching
Solid experience in designing and operating wireless networks
In-depth knowledge of network concepts, devices, and protocols
Experience with OSPF and BGP
Experience with open source environments, including automation/development building blocks such as python, git, ansible and others
Strong communication skills
Impressive organizational skills and the ability to multitask in an interrupt-driven, real-time environment
A personal commitment to quality
Experience with Juniper platforms (both wired and wireless-mist)
Experience with Aruba platforms
Experience with Arista wireless platforms
Experience with AWS
Experience leading, mentoring and developing others
Experience setting technical vision and strategy for long term success
You have experience with DevOps and/or as a programmer
We’re working to build a more inclusive economy where our customers have equal access to opportunity, and we strive to live by these same values in building our workplace. Block is a proud equal opportunity employer. We work hard to evaluate all employees and job applicants consistently, based solely on the core competencies required of the role at hand, and without regard to any legally protected class.
We believe in being fair, and are committed to an inclusive interview experience, including providing reasonable accommodations to disabled applicants throughout the recruitment process. We encourage applicants to share any needed accommodations with their recruiter, who will treat these requests as confidentially as possible. Want to learn more about what we’re doing to build a workplace that is fair and square? Check out our I+D page.
We want you to be well and thrive. Our global benefits package includes:
- Healthcare coverage
- Retirement Plans
- Employee Stock Purchase Program
- Wellness perks
- Paid parental leave
- Paid time off
- Learning and Development resources
Block, Inc. (NYSE: SQ) is a global technology company with a focus on financial services. Made up of Square, Cash App, Spiral, TIDAL, and TBD, we build tools to help more people access the economy. Square helps sellers run and grow their businesses with its integrated ecosystem of commerce solutions, business software, and banking services. With Cash App, anyone can easily send, spend, or invest their money in stocks or Bitcoin. Spiral (formerly Square Crypto) builds and funds free, open-source Bitcoin projects. Artists use TIDAL to help them succeed as entrepreneurs and connect more deeply with fans. TBD is building an open developer platform to make it easier to access Bitcoin and other blockchain technologies without having to go through an institution.