Energy Impact Partners
Energy Impact Partners

Network Operations Engineer - hardware, Cloud, Python (Columbus, OH)



Software Engineering, Other Engineering, Operations
United States · Canada · Mexico
Posted on Tuesday, April 9, 2024

By making evidence the heart of security, we help customers stay ahead of ever-changing cyber-attacks.

Corelight is the cybersecurity company that transforms network and cloud activity into evidence. Evidence that elite defenders use to proactively hunt for threats, accelerate response to cyber incidents, gain complete network visibility and create powerful analytics using machine-learning and behavioral analysis tools. Easily deployed, and available in traditional and SaaS-based formats, Corelight is the fastest-growing Network Detection and Response (NDR) platform in the industry. And we are the only NDR platform that leverages the power of Open Source projects in addition to our own technology to deliver Intrusion Detection (IDS), Network Security Monitoring (NSM), and Smart PCAP solutions. We sell to some of the most sensitive, mission critical large enterprises and government agencies in the world.

We are seeking an experienced Lab Manager to oversee our development laboratory environment. This role plays a critical part in ensuring the smooth operation, optimization, and innovation of our development, testing, and deployment processes. This position requires a strong understanding of server lab principles, infrastructure management, and automation tools.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Design, deploy, and maintain the infrastructure of our development laboratory environment including servers, networking equipment, storage systems, and virtualization platforms.
  • Develop and implement automation scripts and workflows to streamline deployment, testing, and monitoring processes.
  • Use monitoring and logging solutions to track system performance, resource utilization, and application health.
  • Respond to incidents and troubleshoot issues promptly to minimize downtime and maintain service levels.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams including developers, QA, product, and customer success to support development and deployment activities.


  • 3-5 years experience in lab management or related roles including cage layout, lab troubleshooting, and rack, stack and deployment of new hardware.
  • Proficiency in any modern scripting language (Python, Bash, Powershell, etc.)
  • Familiarity with using monitoring and logging tools to debug issues (Splunk, Prometheus, ELK, etc.)
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Ability to collaborate with cross-functional teams

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Hands-on experience with cloud platforms (AWS, Azure) and containerization technologies (Docker, Kubernetes).
  • In-depth knowledge of configuration management tools (Terraform, Chef)


This position is based in Columbus, Ohio and may require occasional travel.

We are proud of our culture and values - driving diversity of background and thought, low-ego results, applied curiosity and tireless service to our customers and community. Corelight is committed to a geographically dispersed yet connected employee base with employees working from home and office locations around the world. Fueled by an accelerating revenue stream, and investments from top-tier venture capital organizations such as Crowdstrike, Accel and Insight - we are rapidly expanding our team.

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