Staff Engineer (Ops)

Location: Queens, NY

Department: IT

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Experienced

What we’re looking for…

  • Are you passionate about a career as a successful Staff Engineer (Ops)? Interested in joining one of the leading international logistics and supply chain companies in the industry? OEC Group is seeking a bright, adaptable and experienced candidate to join our USA IT center
  • The ideal candidate is an individual with a high degree of technical aptitude over a scope of IT principles and must have an undergraduate degree in Computer Science or Information Technology.
  • The Staff Engineer (Ops) maintains, designs, implements and supports the corporate infrastructure by identifying requirements, troubleshooting and monitoring performance.

What we can offer you:

At OEC Group we have created an interactive training program focused on educating and engaging our new hires. Our Operations Trainer, leads each class and tailors the curriculum based on prior experience, knowledge, and targeted position. During training you will be provided with several resources to assist you with the learning process including test modules, weekly quizzes, informational sessions, group activities, and individual review time. OEC’s Freight School holds courses monthly, with each course running anywhere from 1-4 weeks.

About OEC Group  

Established in 1981, OEC Group is one of the leading NVOCC freight forwarding companies. With headquarters located in Taipei, Taiwan, as well as regional headquarters in New York and branches throughout Asia, North America, and Europe; OEC Group enjoys a strong position in a rapidly growing market. OEC Group provides our customers with import and export services, as well as, door-to-door services for both international and domestic needs. We remain competitive by offering a wide range of logistics services, including: ocean and air freight, rail, trucking, warehousing and distribution, customs brokerage, cargo insurance and more.

Perks & Benefits of OEC Group

After successfully completing and passing a standard 90-day introductory period the employee is provided with the following benefits package. This includes:

  • Individual Health Insurance Coverage (Medical and Dental) – Paid for by the company
  • Life and Accidental Insurance Coverage
  • Vacation, Personal and Floating Days
  • Bi-Annual performance review with opportunities for a salary adjustment and/or bonus (contingent upon company financials and on-the-job performances)
  • 401K Plan with up to 3% company match

Company Culture

OEC Group provides a fun, family-oriented work culture. We are a well-established company that is continually growing and looking for strong team players. We often host company outings such as team dinners, holiday parties, company picnics, and team building activities!

About the Position 

Duties and responsibilities include the following (other duties may be assigned):

  • Managed companywide wired and wireless network devices and services
  • Test, configure and install network physical and virtual equipment as needed
  • Design and implement companywide network monitoring system
  • Identify network issues and work with vendors to come out resolutions
  • Manage networking regular reports and event logging.
  • Sharing network knowledge with team members

Work Schedule

OEC Group New York Office 9:00 am – 6:00 pm EST

Required Qualifications

  • 5+ years’ experience in designing and operating cross-country, production networks
  • 5+ years’ experience with routing protocol, especially on BGP, OSPF
  • 5+ years of experience with network hardware from major vendors including Juniper, Riverbed, Citrix and Cisco
  • Strong knowledge of VLAN, IPv4, DHCP, DNS and related Technologies
  • Extensive experience in IP networking fundamentals and protocols
  • Experience in wireless, firewall, network troubleshooting, performance tuning and monitoring tools
  • Experience deploying and maintaining WAN networks with IPSec, VPN, VPLS and MPLS
  • Experience in working with multi-country projects and cooperate with local users and vendors
  • Strong analytical and organizational skills along with a professional demeanor

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience on automating network administration using scripting language
  • Experience on designing wide area networks and hybrid cloud networks
  • Familiar with public cloud technology
  • Direct experience migrating applications from the enterprise data center to public cloud providers (Amazon, Microsoft)
  • Experience with “infrastructure as a code” approach
  • Experienced in DevOps toolkits, container, and cloud infrastructure

Education

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
  • MCSE - Cloud certificate

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit for long periods of time, and requires the ability to speak and hear. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision for data entry. Business travel is required for this position depends on the projects and assignment.

OEC Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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