Network Operations Center Engineer

Oath, a subsidiary of Verizon, is a values-led company committed to building brands people love. We reach over one billion people around the world with a dynamic house of 50+ media and technology brands. A global leader in digital and mobile, Oath is shaping the future of media.
A Little About Us
The Operations Center acts as the central nervous system for technology and products at Oath (formally Yahoo! and Aol.). Our team is responsible for the health and performance of more than 300,000 Oath systems globally. Engineers in this role are exposed to the most advanced web serving infrastructure in the world!
You will be Oath's 1st line of offense battling issues affecting the reliability of our products and services, you will also be responsible for interfacing with internal/external customers on operational issues, working with senior engineers resolving complex incidents, and facilitating communication between various operations and engineering teams.
A Lot About You
You are a highly motivated and passionate individual that desires to play a key role in Oath by coordinating operations and engineering teams to identify, triage, and resolve customer impacting incidents, verify service impact to the end users, and work alongside subject matter experts to identify root cause. You will play a major role in working effectively with peers to create a positive environment within the team (you know how to have fun in a busy work environment!). You have excellent written and verbal communication skills; critical thinking and troubleshooting skills; the ability to multitask in order to facilitate the resolution of multiple incidents at any given time; and the vision to automate in order to better scale and streamline process.
Your Day
Monitor the production network infrastructure for stability and performance in order to maintain 24x7x365 operations.
Ability to quickly learn and apply new technologies within a dynamic and extremely fast-paced environment.
Ability to be self-directed in daily workload management.
Ability to effectively communicate via phone and in writing.
Collaborate effectively with our Incident, Engineering, and Development teams.
Participate in the knowledge transfer on a short term and long term basis.
You Must Have
A Bachelor's degree or higher in a computer related field or equivalent industry experience.
Working knowledge of a TCP/IP network environment.
Working knowledge of major network protocols, e.g. BGP, OSPF, ISIS, Spanning Tree
Working knowledge of basic Linux command line system health diagnostic tools.
Working knowledge of HTTP, DNS, and DHCP is preferred.
Certifications such as CCNA and JNCIA or equivalent are preferred.
Successful completion of level 2 security clearance is required.
Oath is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, and will not be discriminated against based on, age, race, gender, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability or any other protected category. Oath is dedicated to providing an accessible environment for all candidates during the application process and for employees during their employment. Please let us know if you need a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job or participate in the application process.
Currently work for Oath? Please apply on our internal career site.

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