(800) 774-8036

Senior Network Engineer

Burbank, CA
Date Added: October 22, 2019
Software Resources has an immediate job opportunity for a Senior Network Engineer in Burbank, CA.

: 18 month(s)

The Network Engineer, Motion Picture Production Engineering reports to the Manager, Live Action Production Engineering based in Burbank. This individual will be part of a team that is responsible for architecture, design, installation, and administration of all systems for engineering and day-to-day support of Production Technologies.

Overall responsibilities:
  • Build, test, and operate all systems required to support the productions that are part of Live Action Motion Picture Production group.
  • Serve as a Subject Matter Expert providing technical guidance and security best practices encompassing both digital and physical domains.
  • Provide technical solutions to meet the needs of productions based around the world with an emphasis on automation, simplicity, and secure network architecture.
  • Design/Deploy/Support multiple network and VPN platforms.
  • Support and manage all aspects of network engineering, including preparing, planning, designing, implementing, operating and optimizing and interaction, as well as interaction with third-party service providers.
  • Serve as the escalation point and work with helpdesk and desktop support teams to assist and support crew members at production and post production locations, always looking for ways to improve existing processes and better support them.
  • Lead evaluations of new technologies with an emphasis on simplicity, supportability, security, and integration with existing systems.
  • Evaluate/test processes and procedures while identifying areas for improvement to help develop standards as well as best practices documentation.
  • Create and follow documentation, to include Visio diagrams and wireless design.
  • Apply current knowledge of IT trends and systems processes to troubleshoot issues and look for opportunities for improvement.
  • Lifting 50 75 pounds unassisted and up to 150 200 pounds with assistance.
  • Ability to multitask and meet numerous business goals.
Experience and Qualifications:
  • 5+ years IT/Technical or film industry experience with large media corporations/studios.
  • Prior experience in the film/entertainment industry with knowledge of feature film production and postproduction industries, services, and workflows.
  • Experience working on set in a high-stress environment preferred.
  • Ability to work in a highly distributed matrixed environment.
  • Ability to adapt to new technologies and trends.
  • CCNP or equivalent.
Required skills:
  • Broad technical skills, to include, route, switch, wireless and security (Cisco, Cisco Meraki, Fortinet, Brocade, HPE, Ruckus Wireless).
  • Strong understanding of secure network principles of perimeter devices, servers, and workstations.
  • WAN connectivity (Point-to-Point, MPLS, VPN).
  • 802.1X/RADIUS/LDAP.
  • Digital transfer tools (e.g., Aspera, Signiant).
  • In-depth knowledge and extensive hands-on experience with a full range of layer 1-7 technologies and protocols (advanced layer2; redundancy protocols, advanced OSPF, BGP, and other routing protocols, security, content management, and other technologies).
  • Highly proficient in TCP/IP protocol suite, DNS and IP space management
  • Must have strong communication (written and verbal) and listening skills .
  • Ability to write and present effective materials, including technical diagrams and flowcharts.
  • Strong analytical, organizational and decision-making skills.
  • CCNA or equivalent.
  • Valid US passport.
  • Willingness to travel up to 30% domestically and internationally.
Don’t delay. Join the Software Resources team today!
Software Resources specializes in connecting talented IT professionals with challenging job opportunities that transform jobs into careers.
To meet our clients hiring needs, we continuously source talented IT Professionals with all levels of expertise and in all disciplines. We offer world class major medical, dental and vision benefits, 401(k) with match, short term disability, Life Insurance and AD&D. You, our future employees, can make a tremendous difference to our company and our clients. Please apply to this job and experience the Software Resources difference. You can view all of our jobs at https://www.softwareresources.com/careers/

Company Overview
Software Resources is a national staffing and recruitment firm delivering the best candidates to our clients and the best jobs to our candidates since 1992.
We are a certified woman owned business in business to place contract, contract-to-hire, and direct-hire talent in Technology (IT, creative, marketing), finance, accounting, and executive-level positions. We serve many vertical markets including Entertainment/Media, Cruise Industry/Leisure travel, Hospitality, Government, Personal Care, Professional Services, Energy/Utilities, Security, and Financial Services.

Headquartered in Lake Mary, FL in the Orlando metro area, we have branches and sales professionals across the US. Wherever you’re located and whatever the need, count on Software Resources to provide exceptional candidates who are fully vetted and ready to go. Call (800) 774-8036 or visit us online at https://www.softwareresources.com/ and leave the recruiting to us!

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