Network Engineer

| Greater NYC Area

Who we are

At Justworks, you will enjoy a welcoming and casual environment, great benefits, Diversity + Inclusion and wellness program offerings, company retreats, and the ability to interact with and learn from leaders in the startup community. We work hard and care about our most prized asset - our people.

We are helping businesses get off the ground by enabling them to focus on running their business. We solve HR issues. We are data-driven and we never stop iterating. If you’d like to work in a supportive, entrepreneurial environment, are interested in building something meaningful and have fun while doing it, we’d love to hear from you.

The job

We’re looking for a Networking Engineer with proven experience in an entrepreneurial, startup, or enterprise setting. The best candidates will combine exemplary white-glove customer support skills with the type of creative tenacity necessary to solve problems in a fast-paced iterative environment.

This role will be responsible for design and maintenance of our corporate network, be able to lead by example where best practices like timely and transparent communication, documentation, and tech advocacy are concerned, and will have deep experience supporting Layer 2 and Layer 3 networking technologies, automation, scripting, monitoring, and response techniques. Experience mentoring IT Support teams in networking best practices and working in tandem with Information Security teams to craft policy and response to threats adds a significant advantage.

What you'll do

  • 80% of your time you’ll own the 
    • Local Corporate Office Network Infrastructure
    • Capacity Infrastructure Iterations (ports, cables, hardware)
    • Design, Delivery, Inventory, Security, Monitoring, and Maintenance of network topology
    • Communication concerning availability of the network
    • Documentation and knowledge transfer to the IT Support team
  • 20% of your time you’ll
    • Handle technical escalations from the IT Support team
    • Liaise with Information Security to iterate on policies and procedures
    • Work closely with the IT Manager to design future network iterations

Who you are

  • 3-5 years supporting an enterprise-level network
  • High level of professionalism and communication
  • Independent ability to research technical problems and solutions
  • Expert-level skills in the networking domain exhibited by an ability to



    • Use proactive measures to monitor devices and review logs to prevent network issues with regular maintenance and reliability tests
    • Maintain accurate system change logs to track all device patch levels and network security policy changes while keeping infrastructure systems running the most current stable software versions
    • Show a solid understanding of modern Network Fundamentals (e.g. TCP/IP, OSPF/BGP, SD-WAN, IGMP/PIM, VPN, etc)
    • Design and construct an office network - ISP, Routing, Switching, Heat Map, Port Maps
    • Design and plan for the continuing development of Wifi technologies
    • Be available and respond to critical network events, outages, and emergencies
    • Demonstrate experience with scripting languages and Linux command line environments
    • Exhibit comfort when working in a hybrid-cloud environment
    • Demonstrate Cisco CCNA certification or similar experience
    • Ensure our network availability as we grow, and take ownership of the network vendor and provisioning processes


Diversity at Justworks

Justworks’ vision is for all identities, backgrounds and expressions to be represented in the workplace. We're building the foundation for long-term success and intend to cultivate a safe, collaborative and inclusive space and company culture.

We’re proud to be an equal opportunity employer open to all qualified applicants regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or expression, Veteran status, or any other legally protected status.

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Technology we use

  • Engineering
    • JavascriptLanguages
    • RubyLanguages
    • Ruby on RailsFrameworks
    • MySQLDatabases

Location

All positions are based at Justworks’ headquarters in the historic Starrett Lehigh building, which overlooks the Hudson River at 601 West 26th Street,

What are Justworks Perks + Benefits

Justworks Benefits Overview

People are our most prized asset. We do hard work, and we’ll always work hard to take care of you.

Culture
Volunteer in local community
Whether it's through Justworks-sponsored initiatives or in pursuit of a cause that matters to you, get paid while you're giving back. All Justworks’ employees get up to five fully-paid volunteer day
Partners with Nonprofits
Through Partnerworks, our team provides learning and development, recruitment, and networking opportunities to groups that are typically underrepresented in our industry.
Friends outside of work
Get to know your colleagues and make new friends during outings to local NYC events, our annual summer camp retreat, and monthly random lunches.
Eat lunch together
Monthly random lunches help us all take some time out to meet people from across the company.
Diversity
Dedicated Diversity/Inclusion Staff
Justworks’ dedicated program manager for Diversity and Inclusion (D+I) oversees the company’s formal practices and policies.
Diversity manifesto
At Justworks, we believe it takes diversity of identity, culture, and life experience to create a world in which starting, running, and joining a growing business is an accessible option for all.
Someone's primary function is managing the company’s diversity and inclusion initiatives
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Justworks employees can contribute up to $2,500 annually to their FSA.
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Wellness Programs
Onsite Gym
Team workouts
We offer weekly onsite yoga and meditation classes.
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
Company Equity
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Family Medical Leave
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Generous PTO
Paid Volunteer Time
Sabbatical
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Beer on Tap
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Stocked Kitchen
Happy Hours
Pet Friendly
Fitness Subsidies
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Diversity Program
Lunch and learns
Promote from within
Time allotted for learning

Additional Perks + Benefits

Enjoy access to top-notch medical, dental, and vision insurance with the options you need to feel secure and take care of yourself, your way. Justworks offers plans with 100% covered premiums for individuals and 90%+ covered premiums for families.

Taking care of yourself doesn't end with having good health insurance, especially when it comes to dealing with stress or issues in your life outside of work. Get free access to Talkspace, the leader in anonymous, accessible, and professional online therapy. Plus, with Health Advocate, you’ll have legal, financial, and medical bill resources at the ready.

We carefully vet the benefits and perks we offer in Justworks. That means you get access to all the same great options as our customers, plus everything that’s still in beta — all while helping to make our product even better.

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