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Network Engineer

  • Location: Dallas, 77065
  • Salary: $120000 - $140000 / year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 2 months ago

Growing e-commerce company is seeking a Network Engineer to join their team for a permanent opportunity. In this role, you will implement, and support all aspects of corporate network infrastructure for a rapidly expanding geographic footprint. This person will be well-versed in firewall, switches, wireless, cloud networking and will be able to understand growing business demands.  This person will provide the right technology solutions to solve immediate problems while futureproofing for resiliency and scale.   A successful candidate will not be married to specific network platforms and will be able to apply network engineering thought leadership across multiple domains in partnership with a diverse set of vendors to meet business demand.

This role is remote but candidates must be local to Dallas and willing to travel 50% of the time.


  • Evaluate existing network topology and identify opportunities for optimization and enhancement.
  • Design and implement best-in-class network solutions for site expansion and core network operations.
  • Manage WAPs across offices and warehouses.
  • Own circuit procurement and delivery.
  • Actively participate in new site network configuration.
  • Define cloud network security architecture, principles, standards, and guidelines to be implemented.
  • Hands on experience designing, implementing, and maintaining highly available and secure distributed system and the network architectures in the cloud.
  • Provide support for new and existing network infrastructure.
  • Evaluate and implement network monitoring and alerting solutions to create a high availability network service.
  • Collaborate across all facets of IT including cybersecurity, end user support, and senior leadership on overall systems design and implementation for solutions that scale.
  • Actively manage vendors and partners required in the delivery and ongoing operations of our network infrastructure.
  • Document system configurations, diagrams, and standard operating procedures (SOPs). 
  • Travel for the purposes of physical network installation and configuration is required.
  • 5+ years designing and implementing network solutions in structurally complex organizations.
  • 5+ years performing vendor management and network solution evaluation across multiple network platforms – Fortinet, Aruba, Cisco Meraki, Ruckus, Extreme Networks, etc.
  • Minimum 2 yrs. experience analyzing network flow logs (both NetFlow and VPC flow logs).
  • Hands-on experience working with AWS services and tools such as: VPC, Direct Connect, IAM, and CloudWatch.
  • Understanding of SDWAN Networks, including Azure/AWS connectors.
  • Experience with implementation of multi-tenant cloud environments.
  • Understanding of security protocols: SSL, IPSE, ACL, etc.
  • Proven ability to negotiate with and manage third party suppliers and vendors.
  • Demonstrated ability to plan and execute complex projects to meet time, quality, and budget requirements.
  • Direct experience managing networks for offices and warehouses.
  • Experience working in an Agile environment preferred.    
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience (Computer Science, Information Technology, Engineering, or a related technical field).    
  • Network certification (CompTIA Network+, CCNA, Fortinet NSE, Aruba ACMP & ACSP).
  • AWS, Azure and GCP certifications is preferred.
  • Familiar with Software Defined Networking (SDN) and modern voice and data network architectures.

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

About Us

At MATRIX, we expertly match talented professionals with job opportunities to elevate careers. Since 1983, we have placed thousands of professionals at innovative clients across every industry ranging from small startups to Fortune 50 companies. It’s why we’re a top 15 U.S. IT staffing firm and why our consultants rate us well above the industry average. People come to us for a job, and stay with us because of our top-notch consultant care.

For hourly W2 contract roles, MATRIX offers a highly competitive benefit package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Disability, HSA, and 401(k) with pre and post-tax options. Please see for more information. For direct hire placement with our clients, benefits will be offered in accordance with that particular client’s offerings. This may include PTO, Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K and other pre and post-tax options.

MATRIX is an Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability/vets. All applicants must be currently authorized to work on a full-time basis in the country for which they are applying, and no sponsorship is currently available. Employment is subject to the successful completion of a pre-employment screening. Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the hiring process as required under Motion Recruitment Employment Accommodation policy. Applicants need to make their needs known in advance.