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Networking Engineer (Austin, TX)

Hoffman Estates, IL, US, 60169


Power the Possibilities
The CDK Global technology team is looking for collaborative innovators who are passionate about making their mark on emerging enterprise software products. We’re building and developing cloud technology for the automotive retail industry
that will change the landscape for automotive dealers, original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and the customers they serve.

Be Part of Something Bigger
Each year, more than three percent of the U.S. gross domestic product (GDP) is attributed to the auto industry, which flows through our customer, the auto dealer. It’s time you joined an evolving marketplace where research and development
investment is measured in the tens of billions. It’s time you were a part of something bigger.

We’re expanding our workforce – engineers, architects, developers and more – onboarding early adopters who can optimize, pivot and keep pace with ever-evolving development roadmaps and applications.

Join Our Team
Growth potential, flexibility and material impact on the success and quality of a next-gen, enterprise software product make CDK an excellent choice for those who thrive in challenging, fast-paced engineering environments.
The possibilities for impact are endless. We have exceptional opportunities to evolve our industry by driving change through new technology.

If you’re ready for high-impact, you’re ready for CDK.

This is an F5 centric networking role:

  • Serve as a subject matter expert in supporting F5 load balancers with Big-IP LTM, DNS, AFM, APM and ASM
  • Prepare network or infrastructure Visio topology diagrams, write Standard Operating Procedures, maintenance plans and provide status reports as required.
  • Troubleshoot network problems, network device configurations and coordinate with various department administrators to facilitate connectivity issue resolution
  • Design and implement load balancing solutions in hybrid networking environments (On-prem, AWS, Azure, GCP).
  • Can deliver technical presentations to include whiteboards at an executive level through to detailed technical staff.
  • Proven grasp of LAN and WAN networking protocols and technologies, including switching, routing, and security (e.g., Layer 4-7, firewall, DDoS, etc.)
  • Industry and F5 Networks-targeted technologies i.e. Application Delivery Control, Application Access Control, SSL intercept/inspection, and Web Application Firewall Security.
  • The ability to script in either Python or PowerShell to extract data from documented API’s, write automation utilizing common IaC tools (Terraform, Puppet, Ansible, Chef).
  • Experience in AWS cloud technologies such as AWS RDS, EC2, Amazon Aurora, S3 buckets etc.
  • Oversees conformance to departmental standards, meet audit and compliance processes
  • Evaluate new technology from time to time to benefit the applications and/or administer database.
  • Institute processes for continuous improvement.
  • Experience using agile methodologies, Jira and other Atlassian products.
  • Knowledge of ITIL Processes


Location: Hoffman Estates IL, Destin FL, Austin TX, San Jose CA, Portland OR


CDK Global knows you have passions outside of work.  You have family, friends, sporting events, and lots of things going on.   That’s why we offer a comprehensive benefits package to not only take care of you but your family as well.   All of our benefits are effective the first day of employment including 401K matching, paid time off to re-energize, donate your time to volunteer in your community, and tuition reimbursement to name a few.

At CDK, we pride ourselves on having a diverse workforce. We value and celebrate the uniqueness of individuals and the different perspectives they provide. We offer equal opportunity employment regardless of race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability status, age, marital status, or protected veteran status.  

Nearest Major Market: Chicago

Job Segment: Network, Database, Cloud, Technology

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