F5 Engineer in San Francisco, CA at Signature Consultants

Date Posted: 5/13/2020

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F5 Network Engineer Summary:

Signature Consultants is seeking a F5 Network Engineer for an opportunity in San Francisco, CA. The hands-on F5 Network Engineer will requiring the candidate to interface on a regular basis with LOB partners and come up with roadmap for delivering key technical capabilities meeting the business needs. The candidate will participate and effectively contribute to the design, development and implementation of complex applications, often using new technologies. The F5 Network Engineer will lead and design application infrastructure integration framework, outline best practices and standards.

Responsibilities:

  • Analyze and understand a variety of existing and emerging Line of Business application infrastructure requirements, perform risk analysis, and provide the technical leadership interface with technology peers and Business Partner application architects in delivering best in class solutions that align to our Business Partners application integration goals
  • Interface on a regular basis with LOB partners and come up with roadmap for delivering key technical capabilities meeting the business needs
  • Interface with Core infrastructure delivery partners and ensure delivery of key business requirements
  • Lead complex and multi generation projects with multiple deadlines, priorities and diverse set of application requirements
  • Lead and design application infrastructure integration framework, outline best practices and standards
  • Participates in project calls and works with internal bank groups as well as LOB to gather detailed technical requirements
  • Responsible for High Level design as it pertains to load balancing infrastructure and changes
  • Provides Level 3 support and direction for production related issues. Considered a SME for load balancing
  • Works with external vendors (F5) for chronic issues, bugs, feature enhancements

Required Skills:

  • Able to do Network IP Services & Design
  • Subject Matter expert with F5 products & technology ( GTM, LTM, SSL offloading etc) * Working knowledge of leveraging F5 devices for web acceleration & caching
  • Good overall network background with an understanding
  • Routing & switching protocols as well as application layer protocol
  • Strong background with DNS
  • Advanced skills of designing, coding, and troubleshooting iRules and iControls
  • Strong understanding of the different load balancing options & features to include OneConnect, Persistence, SSL offload functions, HTTP profiles, etc.
  • Must have strong understanding of the Global Traffic Manager and Iquery functionality between LTM & GTM for a HA design
  • Must have a strong understanding of Web traffic load balancing function and manipulation procedures along with sizing and capacity planning based on a high availability or DR design.

About Signature Consultants, LLC

Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the ninth consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the "Best Staffing Firms to Work For" and is now the 14th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 28 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit www.sigconsult.com. Signature Consultants is the parent company to Hunter Hollis and Madison Gunn.