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IT Network Engineer

Palantir Technologies, London, United Kingdom

Palantir builds software that connects data, technologies, humans and environments.


A World-Changing Company

At Palantir, we’re passionate about building software that solves problems. We partner with the most important institutions in the world to transform how they use data and technology. Our software has been used to stop terrorist attacks, discover new medicines, gain an edge in global financial markets, and more. If these types of projects excite you, we'd love for you to join us.



The Role

Have you spent a chilly night in a data center? Have you made the impossible possible through lateral thinking and sheer determination? Saw a product you've never logged into before and dove in? Do you have an overnight bag packed in case you get called up for a last minute assignment? Do you curse the 2.4GHz spectrum? If so, game on. You’re ready for the next adventure with our team.

As a member of the Network Engineering team, you will be deeply involved in our mission to continue the evolution of Palantir’s network services to prepare us for the known and unknown demands. As our London based engineer, you will also be on the ground throughout Europe and the Middle East. You’ll spearhead network deployment, tier 2 support and service improvement around our continued growth in this critical part of the world.

In this role, you will:

  • Support our Networking infrastructure in Europe and the Middle East.
  • Collaborate with fellow engineers on deploying resilient and scalable network architecture with minimal downtime.
  • Support Network Operators with operational issues in the infrastructure, including vendor escalation.
  • Solve complex network issues in production, colo, lab, and customer environments.
  • Learn both on the job as well as through clear development plans to help create solutions to complex technological challenges.

What We Value

  • Ability to continuously learn, work independently, and make decisions with minimal supervision.
  • Knowledge and hands-on experience of LAN (wired & wireless), WAN, and Firewall environments; understanding of OSI Layers from physical to application.
  • Experience with Palo Alto Networks or similar NGFW technology.
  • Experience with layer 2 protocols (e.g. LACP, MLAG, Spanning Tree, etc.).
  • Experience with routing protocols such as BGP or OSPF.
  • Experience with Wireless Networking (deployment and troubleshooting).
  • Experience with public cloud service providers (e.g. AWS, Microsoft Azure, etc.).
  • Experience with VPN technology (GRE, IPSec/SSL VPNs).
  • Proficiency in a language such as Python (preferred), Go, Shell and/or RESTful systems.
  • Willingness and ability to travel up to 50% of the time.

Preferred

  • Experience with computer room construction and operation (power, HVAC, UPS).
  • Experience with QoS and real-time traffic management.
  • Willingness and ability to obtain SC/DV clearance.
If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at [email protected] or you may call us at +1 (650) 473-9158.

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About Palantir Technologies

At Palantir, we’re passionate about building software that solves problems. We partner with the most important institutions in the world to transform how they use data and technology. Our software has been used to stop terrorist attacks, discover new medicines, gain an edge in global financial markets, and more. If these types of projects excite you, we'd love for you to join us.

Want to learn more about Palantir Technologies? Visit https://www.palantir.com/