Senior Network Engineer at Anaplan

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Anaplan's connected planning platform enables organizations to accelerate decision making by connecting data, people, and plans across the business.

Job title
Senior Network Engineer
Job listing last updated at
Sep 9, 2020
Job listing location
San Francisco, United States
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Bay Area company location: 50 Hawthorne St, San Francisco CA

Job description

Network Engineering is leading the design of the next generation scale out architecture at Anaplan. We interface with all levels of engineering with a singular goal of developing the most reliable and efficient network platform. This role will focus on network backbone and IP transit design, cloud networking and interconnect design and operations, security and network core services buildouts in support of our compute and storage teams.

What You’ll Be Doing

  • Design, build, implement, and optimize the Anaplan global network.
  • Design with the goal of operating at or above 99.9% uptime across the platform
  • Build systems that will programmatically respond to platform outages and failures
  • Work with other network engineers using agile practices to deliver work
  • Build security and efficiency into your designs and optimize continuously
  • Mentor junior members of the team.
  • Vendor management.
  • Build roadmaps to deliver your products

What The Job Requires Of You

  • 5 Minimum years of experience in network engineering and operations
  • You have a genuine passion for network engineering, a respect for infrastructure and a firm desire to help improve the platforms that you work on.
  • You thrive in an environment that deeply values collaboration, feedback, and learning.
  • You believe in an ownership and accountability model of cradle to grave development.
  • Good understanding of BGP and layer 3 networking
  • Solid experience working within a standard lifecycle methodology

Technologies We Work With

  • Palo Alto Networks NGFW
  • Amazon EC2
  • Arista Networking Products 

Bonus Points If

  • Experience designing networks at scale
  • Good knowledge of AWS and/or GCP networking
  • Team leadership

Advanced certification from Cisco, Arista, or Junipe


You will be part of the SF Technical Operations organization. You’ll be working closely with the Engineering Development, Product Architecture, and Program Management teams. You’ll be part of the partnership between our UK and US Infrastructure teams.


What we offer:

  • A rewarding, progressive career with a company that values diversity, flexibility and understands the need for a good work/life balance. 
  • Market-leading salaries combined with generous bonuses, equity and a range of comprehensive benefits. 
  • Regular agile meet-ups, events and hackathons (both attending and hosting!) 
  • 3 days of paid leave every year to help support the charity or cause of your choice. 
  • Huge problems to solve –you will constantly be learning and pushing boundaries, working with some of the most committed people around! 

Do you align with Anaplan’s Values?

 Collaborative: We go out of our way to help others succeed

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 About Anaplan 

We’re building a truly unique technology. From our calculation engine and in-memory  data  store,  to  apps  and predictive analytics; amazing technology is being developed every day.

We’re addressing a $100B/year problem  that  all  global  businesses  face.  Our  mission  is  to  break  the  traditional business planning mold, currently performed through spreadsheets or legacy systems.

Anaplan’s Connected Planning platform is enabling customers to improve decision-making by turning response time into real time. With  900+ customers and 175+ partners globally, Anaplan’s platform is solving some of the most complex challenges in business. CEOs, analysts, and the press agree—Anaplan is changing the way the world does business. Learn about our history, see our recognitions and achievements, and take a look at what it’s like to work at Anaplan. Get to know more about working at Anaplan by checking out our social channels.








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