Network Engineer

New Relic Published: November 9, 2020
Barcelona, Spain
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Your Opportunity

Do you love networks? Does the opportunity to explore new technology excite you? The Network Engineering team at New Relic are the gurus of the datacenter, hardware, and management systems that New Relic's platform is built upon. We craft the software and tools to make our network available on an ever-increasing scale. If you love working with determining sophisticated problems, you will enjoy taking our infrastructure to the next level of greatness.

This is an exciting space. We are working to transform our infrastructure into an agile and automated foundation for accelerated growth. It takes creativity and skill to weave diverse vendors and hardware features into the functionality our customers have come to depend on.

You will love many of the things that we love, such as hardware, automating processes, streamlining delivery, deploying new core functionality, and building tools that are a joy to use. If all this sounds like your dream job, read on:

What You’ll Do

  • You will support the operations side of the Network team including but not limited to: network hardware maintenance, network infrastructure buildout, and solving problems
  • Use your skills to improve networking processes
  • Work with fellow engineers and other teams on planning and network lifecycle
  • You will manage network support tickets related to network troubleshooting and general inquiries from the product teams.
  • Understand tech trends, see how they impact our team, and how they drive innovation
  • Understand our technical challenges and make educated decisions by having open conversations with members of our team
  • You will learn and eventually own inventory management & documentation and understand how critical it is to the success of the team.

Your Qualifications


  • Solid understanding of network hardware (Arista and Juniper)
  • Understanding of data center networking and BGP
  • Understanding of a major Linux distribution (RHEL, CentOS, Ubuntu)
  • Excellent in relationship building and communication
  • Highly organized and have the ability to multitask


  • Have or used to have any of the following cert CCNP, JNIS, and/or AWS Networking
  • Preferred introduction to one of these programming languages: Python, Go, Ruby, Shell scripting, or other high-level languages (s)
  • AWS network knowledge
  • Optical Transport Network knowledge
  • Using Terraform to automate cloud deployments

Our Office

This position is in our Barcelona office, which was established in October 2014 with our acquisition of Ducksboard, a privately held startup. We provide challenging work, opportunities to learn, high-quality teammates, a standard-setting product, and a company on the move. We offer:

  • Competitive salary.
  • Equity compensation plan.
  • Performance reviews twice a year.
  • Work-life balance and flexible schedule.
  • Amazing and fun work environment.
  • Private health insurance for you and your family, including dental coverage.
  • Retirement fund and Life insurance.
  • English and Spanish language classes.
  • Office located in the center of Barcelona, very close to public transportation.
  • We provide ergonomic furniture (chairs, desks) to keep you healthy and comfy.
  • Fresh fruits, snacks, and beverages.
  • We support technical meetups, both local and international.
  • We help with relocation.

We are passionate about data visualizations in real time, APIs, intuitive UX, and beautiful design. We have no dogma but do whatever makes sense to deliver state of the art products.


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