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Senior Global Network Architect

MaxCDN Los Angeles, CA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

MaxCDN is seeking a senior level Network Architect to join our team in building the next generation CDN global network. This individual will help lead the design, implementation and support of a global network spanning across multiple datacenters and utilizing multiple peers.

Our ideal new team member should have extensive experience in implementation and support of an anycast based network utilizing BGP routing across multiple peers. He or she should be able to evaluate new technologies and vendors and assist in the design and implementation of additional network build out.

The ideal network professional should be open for travel as we evaluate new locations for our network and revisit existing locations to further strengthen our global presence. We need a strong team player who can think about network designs on a global scale, in a rapidly expanding environment, and do so quickly, accurately, and efficiently.

This position is located in our Los Angeles main office or our Las Vegas engineering office.

Skills & Requirements

  • 5+ years of network technology experience in a service provider or carrier network environment
  • Strong ability to communicate and express ideas succinctly, and a willingness to argue in favor of or against different implementations.
  • Experience architecting and engineering a global network with complex topology
  • Strong background with Juniper, Arista and HP networking equipment
  • CCNP/CCIE/JNCIE certification a strong plus
  • Experience in hardware HTTP load balancers such as F5 BIG-IP or Netscaler and software balancers such as HAProxy or LVS
  • Expert knowledge and experience with networking technologies including routing (BGP), switching (VLAN, LAG, MC-LAG), network service technology (mpBGP, EVPN, IP-VPN, VPLS)
  • Knowledge in designing and implementing core network related application services including NTP, DNS and DHCP
  • Expertise in implementation of QoS controls for the delivery of multiple data formats such as video
  • Experience with IPv6 on a global scale
  • Must have required government documents for necessary travel
  • Experience with NANOG a plus
  • Experience mitigating large scale DDoS attacks a plus


MaxCDN builds leading content delivery network (CDN) technology. We provide speed and reliability to innovative companies looking to expand their online global reach. From new entrepreneurs to the cutting-edge tech teams in established companies, MaxCDN makes global delivery of online media, digital products, and on-line services significantly faster than web hosting alone. Our global network and exceptional support gives customers that deploy MaxCDN the best delivery experience in the industry. To learn more, visit our website at


3575 Cahuenga Blvd W, Los Angeles, CA, United States
Los Angeles, CA
90068 USA