Skip Navigation
Home Main menu

Senior Network Engineer

St. Petersburg, Florida

Apply

Overview

At HSN you will enjoy a team-focused environment that thrives on innovation and encourages you to be part of a leading interactive entertainment and lifestyle retailer. Our dynamic IT teams bring people, process and technology together. They also work to ensure we create a stable operating environment and increase business productivity.

Back to Job Navigation (Overview)

Success Profile

Check out the top traits we're looking for and see if you have the right mix.

  • Technologically Savvy
  • Adaptable
  • Results-Driven
  • Collaborative
  • Problem-Solver
  • Trustworthy

Back to Job Navigation (Success)

Rewards

  • Competitive Health
    Benefits

  • Paid Time Off

  • Volunteer Days

  • 401(k)/Retirement Plans

  • Merchandise Discounts

Back to Job Navigation (Rewards)

Responsibilities

Business Unit Summary

As a senior member of the Enterprise Networking Team this Engineer will perform the necessary facilitation, engineering, and support tasks related to Networking with a solid level of technical expertise. Responsibilities include the coordination, implementation, and monitoring of the Enterprise LAN/WAN in a large E-Commerce and corporate environment.  He or she should be able to work independently, as well as with a team - assigning tasks as necessary to project team members. 

A Day in the Life

  • Work with vendors to prepare BOMs; create design/Visio documents.
  • Assist with reviewing the current environment, detecting critical deficiencies, and recommending solutions for improvement.
  • Participate in the design of complex LAN/WAN and Data Center infrastructure / Cloud utilizing the industry's best practice and systems integration of several platforms including Windows and Open systems. 
  • Perform physical installation, configuration, and implementation of network hardware.
  • Gauge network health, manage the Cisco routers/switches and other network components; manage Internet, Intranet, and third party connections, and use diagnostics and monitoring tools for matrix reporting. 
  • Contribute to network operations practices, standards, measurements, and reporting requirements. 
  • Actively provide architecture and implementation of current networking technology solutions within a multi-campus environment.
  • Secure the data infrastructure from potential external and internal threats.
  • Advise on security measures to protect the data, reliability, and integrity of the infrastructure.
  • Maintain compliance levels with SOX, PCI, and governing authorities.
  • Participate in 24x7, on-call rotation with other team members. 
Keys to Success

At HSN, if you are Agile, Innovative, Pioneering, Dynamic, Boundaryless, Passionate, Customer-Centric, Collaborative, and Results-Focused, you will love it here!

Must Haves
  • 5-7 years of relevant experience.
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer science or related field.
  • Expertise and experience in building, monitoring, and troubleshooting a Cisco centric environment.  Strong knowledge of Cisco Nexus series of switches.
  • Expertise and experience in routing and switching, network protocols (i.e. spanning-tree, BGP, EIGRP, HSRP, LACP, vPC), and Data Center Network Architecture concepts. 
  • Strong knowledge and experience in WAN Technologies (i.e. SD-WAN, MPLS, E-Line, Metro Ethernet, WAN Optimization).
  • Experience implementing QoS and having knowledge of VOIP concepts. 
  • Strong experience in troubleshooting network issues, running and analyzing packet captures.
  • Experience with Load Balancers.
  • Experience with Network Firewalls (i.e. ASA, Check Point). 
  • Effective oral and written communication skills.
  • Ability to multitask and work in a fast-paced environment. 
  • Self-driven and self-motivated. Accustomed to being the go-to person.
Candidates will be considered in totality of their skills and experience versus strict interpretation of “must haves.”  
 
Nice to Haves
  • Viptela/Cisco SD-WAN experience.
  • Cloud experience a plus.
  • F5 LTM and GTM.
  • Check Point Firewalls, Cisco VPN.
  • Riverbed SteelHead and SteelCentral.
  • InfoBlox DNS.
  • Scripting capabilities in one or more of the following - Python, TCL, Perl, or Shell.
  • Cisco Certifications (i.e. CCNP, CCIE) a plus but not required.
Why HSN
 
HSN’s unique blend of Retail, Television and eCommerce create a one-of-a-kind working environment.  Our employees enjoy a competitive benefit program including health and retirement plans, merchandise discounts, volunteer days, and more.  We encourage growth and development across the company.  Most importantly, we have fun.  Follow HSN Careers on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn.
 
To learn more, visit https://jobs.hsn.com.


About HSN, Inc.

HSN, Inc., is a leading interactive entertainment and lifestyle retailer, offering a curated assortment of exclusive products and top brand names to its customers. HSN incorporates entertainment, inspiration, personalities and industry experts to provide an entirely unique shopping experience. At HSN, customers find exceptional selections in Health & Beauty, Jewelry, Home/Lifestyle, Fashion/Accessories, and Electronics. HSN broadcasts reach approximately 90 million households (with live programming 364 days per year) and its website — HSN.com features more than 50,000 product videos. Mobile applications include HSN apps for iPad, iPhone and Android. Visit corporate.hsn.com to learn more.

HSN, Inc., founded 40 years ago as the first shopping network, is a wholly owned subsidiary of Qurate Retail, Inc. (NASDAQ: QRTEA, QRTEB), which includes QVC, HSN, zulily and the Cornerstone brands (collectively, “Qurate Retail Group”), as well as other minority investments. Qurate Retail Group believes in a third way to shop -- beyond transactional ecommerce or traditional brick-and-mortar stores -- and is #1 in video commerce, #3 in ecommerce in North America and #3 in mobile commerce in the U.S. (according to Internet Retailer). For more information, visit www.qurateretailgroup.com. For more information, please visit corporate.hsn.com, or follow @HSN on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. 

About Qurate Retail, Inc. 
Qurate Retail, Inc. (NASDAQ: QRTEA, QRTEB) is comprised of eight leading retail brands – QVC, HSN, zulily, Ballard Designs, Frontgate, Garnet Hill, Grandin Road and Improvements (collectively, “Qurate Retail Group”) – all dedicated to providing a ‘third way to shop,’ beyond transactional ecommerce or traditional brick-and-mortar stores. Globally, Qurate Retail Group is #1 in video commerce, reaching approximately 370 million homes worldwide via 16 television networks and multiple ecommerce sites, social pages, mobile apps, print catalogs, and in-store destinations, and is #3 in ecommerce in North America and #3 in mobile commerce in the US. Qurate Retail, Inc. also holds minority interests in ILG and FTD as well as various green energy investments.

Apply

Join Our Talent Community

Stay in the loop on HSN opportunities, career news and events