Network Deployment Technician (contract)

San Francisco, CA

About this position

Twitter is currently seeking a Network Deployment Technician with hands-on experience in edge and backbone networking technologies. Required to work independently and own projects from start to finish. Twitter's network deployment team manages a fast-paced and constantly growing network that seeks to implement cutting-edge technology to power the systems behind one of the world's largest websites and social media platforms.


  • Tracking and coordination of hardware and circuit delivery activities

  • Installation of network hardware in POPs (includes physical installation and/or working with remote hands)

  • Coordination of installation of structured cabling

  • Provisioning, turn-up and testing of transport/transit/peering, validation of operation and monitoring updates.

  • Configuration, testing and validation of hardware and circuits

  • Creation of detailed configuration MOPs

  • Creation and maintenance of as-build documentation including rack elevations, circuit ID, cross-connect ID, and inventories

  • Working within established change management guidelines and procedures

  • NMS configuration, validation and operation


  • Project and time management

  • Hands-on experience with physical installation of network hardware

  • Understanding of datacenter cabling and power best practices and standards

  • Proficiency in multiple hardware vendor syntax including Juniper and Cisco.

  • Basic understanding of routing protocols and configuration, specifically ISIS, OSPF, BGP

  • Working knowledge of TCP/IP

  • Understanding of Access Control Lists

  • Ability to travel multiple times per quarter


Engineering Hiring Process

Step 1

Once your application is received, a recruiter will reach out pending your qualifications are a match for the role.

Step 2

If your background is a match, you may have 1-2 technical phone interviews or be given the chance to provide a work sample depending on the role.

Step 3

If the phone interviews go well or your work sample is strong, the final step includes interviews with 5-6 people held onsite in our office.


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