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Sunnyvale, CA Full Time Posted by: Google Posted: Thursday, 14 January 2021
Minimum qualifications:+ Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, or Computer Science, or equivalent practical experience+ Experience in using and automating optical test equipment and infrastructure+ Experience coding in Python, Go, C++, or equivalent software language+ Experience working with optical transceiver technologies and testing methodologiesPreferred qualifications:+ Master's degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, or Computer Science, or equivalent experience+ 5 years of experience operating large scale network infrastructures in operational or engineering roles+ Experience in optical link design (link budgets, OSNR calculation)+ Experience with optical physical-layer analysis and testing+ Knowledge of coherent optical transport modules and systems+ Knowledge of modern optical metro and long-haul DWDM systems and testing methodologiesGoogle is proud to boast a network that provides service to millions of Internet users around the world. The Network Engineering team is responsible for operating that network reliably and at scale. As a member of the team, you have a direct impact on design and feature enhancements to keep our systems running smoothly. You also ensure that network operations are safe and efficient by monitoring network performance, coordinating planned maintenance, adjusting hardware components and responding to network connectivity issues. Google's complex network generates a constant stream of challenges which require you to continually be innovative with an evolving set of technologies. Keeping the network reliable ensures that our users stay connected with our suite of applications, products and services.As a Client Optics Engineer, you will be responsible for defining and qualifying optical transceivers, platforms, and solutions for scaling Google's optical transport network. Optical transport networking covers a wide range of optical technologies and reaches. Your work will involve identifying and qualifying new technologies, including building the automated test infrastructure to qualify hardware for Google's production network.The work requires a strong understanding of optical physical layer technologies and transport-layer networking systems and an ability to apply your knowledge to creative, scalable, and cost-effective solutions. You will work closely with the design, build, and operations teams. You will also engage with external optical transceivers and equipment vendors. You will be expected to think critically and strategically to solve Google's networking challenges in a continuously evolving environment.Behind everything our users see online is the architecture built by the Technical Infrastructure team to keep it running. From developing and maintaining our data centers to building the next generation of Google platforms, we make Google's product portfolio possible. We're proud to be our engineers' engineers and love voiding warranties by taking things apart so we can rebuild them. We keep our networks up and running, ensuring our users have the best and fastest experience possible.+ Design and develop test plans and automation for optical transceivers, transponders, sub-systems, and line-systems+ Automate test infrastructure to qualify and introduce new products into our production network+ Work with network design, deployment, and operations teams to operationalize stable, scalable platforms+ Define requirements and identify technologies for scaling our transport network in a cost-efficient and operationally streamlined manner+ Develop tools and processes proactively for automation of troubleshooting and network health reportingGoogle is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. See also Google's EEO Policy and EEO is the Law. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know by completing this form.

Sunnyvale, CA, United States of America
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1/14/2021 11:10:32 AM

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