Open Position

Solutions Engineer - Networking

Job Description

About Ceragon

Ceragon is the #1 leading wireless backhaul company

As the global innovator and leading solutions provider of 5G wireless transport, Ceragon has been leading the industry for over 20 years now. Our mission is resolving your wireless backhaul challenges – helping you achieve the highest value for you! Our solutions are deployed by more than 460 service providers, as well as hundreds of private network owners, in more than 130 countries

Ceragon’s employee community spans multiple countries, is highly diverse regionally and culturally, yet connected and cohesive. 

We are seeking a highly skilled and motivated Networking Solutions Engineer to join our dynamic sales engineering team. As a Networking Solutions Engineer at Ceragon, you will play a pivotal role in designing, implementing, and managing complex networking solutions. You will be responsible for ensuring the optimal performance, security, and scalability of our customers networks. Your expertise in access technologies, Layer 2 and Layer 3 communications, IP addressing, MEF standards, routing protocols, and architecting IP addressing schemes for both IPv4 and IPv6 will be essential in delivering high-quality networking services.

Network Solution Design and Implementation:

  • Design, configure, and deploy Layer 2 and Layer 3 network solutions that meet the customer's requirements
  • Implement and manage VLANs, spanning tree protocols, and routing protocols (e.g., OSPF, BGP)
  • Install and stage network hardware and software, including routers, switches, firewalls, and load balancers
  • Optimize customers network performance and ensure high availability and reliability
  1. Network Security:
  • Implement and monitor security measures to protect the network from cyber threats and unauthorized access
  • Perform regular security assessments and address vulnerabilities
  • Stay updated on the latest security trends and technologies
  1. Layer 2 and 3 Configuration:
  • Possess an in-depth understanding of Layer 2 and Layer 3 communications and configurations within various hardware platforms (e.g., Cisco, Nokia, Ribbon, Adtran, Extreme)
  • Configure and troubleshoot network devices to ensure seamless communication.
  1. Layer 2 and 3 Configuration IP Addressing and Network Design:
  • Architect IP addressing schemes for both IPv4 and IPv6, incorporating layer 2 and layer 3 functions to support efficient and scalable network architectures.
  • Develop network designs that accommodate the transition from IPv4 to IPv6 seamlessly.
  • Determine when to apply MEF (Metro Ethernet Forum) standards, including EPL (Ethernet Private Line), EVPL (Ethernet Virtual Private Line), and EVPL-LAN (Ethernet Virtual Private Line - LAN) Services, to meet customer requirements.
  1. Routing Protocols:
  • Expertise in configuring and optimizing routing protocols such as BGP (Border Gateway Protocol), IGMP (Internet Group Management Protocol), MPLS (Multiprotocol Label Switching), VPLS (Virtual Private LAN Service), OSPF (Open Shortest Path First), and ISIS (Intermediate System to Intermediate System).
  • Evaluate network needs and select the appropriate routing protocols for efficient data transmission.

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in a related field (e.g., Computer Science, Telecommunications, Networking) or equivalent work experience.
  • Proven experience as a Networking Engineer or similar role, with a strong focus on access technologies, network design, and IP addressing.
  • Industry certifications (e.g., CCNA, CCNP, JNCIA) are highly desirable.
  • Proficiency in network design and configuration using various hardware platforms.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
  • Strong communication and teamwork abilities.

If you are a passionate and experienced Networking Engineer with a deep understanding of access technologies, Layer 2 and 3 communications, IP addressing, MEF standards, and routing protocols, including architecting IP addressing schemes for both IPv4 and IPv6, we encourage you to apply. 

Ceragon offers an outstanding compensation and benefit package, medical, dental, and life insurances; investment savings plan (401K) with employer matching