Senior Network Administrator at Vicarious
Union City, CA, US
      • Design and deploy functional networks (LAN, WLAN, WAN)
      • Establish and implement firewall rules hardening, configuration management, network monitoring and control, packet sniffing, log management/analysis, NACL’s and routing protocols - configure and install software, servers, routers, and other network devices
      • VPN setup and policy analysis
      • Work closely with department managers to determine network needs and changes
      • Monitor network performance (availability, utilization, throughput, goodput, and latency) and test for weaknesses
      • Network architecture, analyze the current network structure and generate comprehensive reports on how to make a network more secure and efficient
      • Help build and monitor the network budget
      • Mentor team members on technical issues
      • Maintain complete technical documentation


      • 5+ years of proven experience in a network administrator role, managing and building a complex network
      • BSc degree in Computer Science or a related field (MS degree preferred) or relevant experience.
      • Hands-on experience with firewalls, routers, switches, ACL’s, best practices around management, control, and monitoring of network infrastructure
      • Experience with cloud direct connect routing
      • Experience with campus, cloud, and endpoint VPN implementation, troubleshooting, and problem resolution
      • Desired knowledge of virtualization technologies: VMware, Citrix, HyperV
      • Ability to complete complex projects with minimal to no supervision
      • Experience with enterprise-class hardware (Cisco, Meraki, Ubiquiti, etc.)
      • Professional certifications desired (e.g. CCNP, CCDP)
      • In-depth understanding of communication protocols (mainly TCP/IP) and routing protocols (e.g. BGP, OSPF)
      • Familiarity with access control models and network security
      • Desired knowledge of coding languages for scripting (e.g Python, Lua)

Desired personal qualities

      • Integrity
      • Ability to admit when wrong
      • Altruism
      • Fearlessness working outside your comfort zone
      • Patience with others
      • Fast worker
      • Excellent communication skills and ability to work with people of various backgrounds
      • Intellectual breadth
      • Sense of humor
      • Passionate about robotics and artificial intelligence, and pushing the boundaries on real-world robotics applications