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Network Engineer


Invitae is seeking a network engineer to work at our offices in the San Francisco Bay Area and other locations from time to time.  The network engineer will support all aspects of the office network ranging from ISP provisioning to wireless to wired.  This is a full-time position.


  • Own the design, build, and support for all facets of our office networks including offices and locations outside of our San Francisco base operations
  • Embrace cross-team collaboration, debate and presentation
  • You will work closely with another network engineer and people from other engineering teams
  • Design, engineer, build and support AWS VPC networks, gateways, IPsec tunnels, etc., across multiple regions
  • Occasional overnight travel
  • Support employees across the organization and diagnose network problems
  • Select and purchase hardware
  • You will be responsible for supporting a range of technologies including Juniper, Palo Alto Networks and Cisco Meraki
  • You will use monitoring tools such as Nagios, DataDog, Juniper Space and Palo Alto Networks Panorama
  • Configure and troubleshoot routing protocols such as OSPF and BGP
  • Build and deploy IPsec tunnels between AWS and offices
  • Work in a hybrid cloud/on-premises environment
  • Configure and troubleshoot wireless networks


  • More than 4 years of experience in IP networking
  • Expertise in TCP, IPv4/6, QoS/CoS, routing protocols
  • Working knowledge of Junos
  • Knowledge of Linux and experience troubleshooting the life of a packet from client to server and back
  • Experience setting up and testing circuit connections with ISPs, both Internet and P2P
  • Experience with many network hardware platforms and the implications and tradeoffs of different types
  • A desire to build each network better than the last
  • Treat networking, operational efficiency, and automation as sciences with room for breakthrough

Invitae envisions a world in which genomic sequencing routinely informs lifelong health care decisions. We provide comprehensive, rapid, and affordable genome sequencing and clinically relevant interpretations of genomic data. We are committed to enabling the utilization of genomic data in order to improve health, catalyze scientific and medical research, and contribute to improved outcomes for everyone.

Invitae is an open, title-free company that operates as a meritocracy. We focus intently on our ability to deliver reliable solutions that contribute to improving people's lives. We ruthlessly eliminate overhead and policies that interfere with productivity.

We have excellent benefits. Our new headquarters is in San Francisco and we have offices in Oakland and Palo Alto as well. All are located within walking distance of public transportation options.

At Invitae, we value diversity and provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.

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