Field Network Engineer

Foundry Digital

Date listed

2 months ago

Employment Type

Full time



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Welcome to Foundry, a cryptocurrency pioneer dedicated to advancing decentralized infrastructure. At Foundry, we’re not waiting for a decentralized financial future — we’re building it now. By empowering institutions with the tools they need to mine and stake digital assets, we’re thoughtfully driving the industry forward with our team at the center of it all.

If you thrive on innovation, are inspired by the potential of blockchain technology and are passionate about being part of transformative global changes, then we’d love to connect. At Foundry, your skills will find purpose as you contribute to shaping the architecture of a more equitable and interconnected world through blockchain technology. Come be a vital member of the Foundry team, where your contributions will help empower a decentralized future.

DESCRIPTION: The Field Network Engineer is an exciting opportunity for a motivated and passionate individual to join the team at Foundry, a subsidiary of the blockchain industry’s most prolific and active investor, Digital Currency Group. Reporting to the Director of Mining Services the Field Network Engineer will travel throughout the United States to Foundry’s mining sites to automate, improve, and optimize Foundry’s Network.

This is a rare invitation to join a small, highly professional entrepreneurial group, with the backing of the most established player in the fast-growing crypto space.


  • Requires full-time travel across the United States

  • Responsible for the design, installation, and maintenance of network equipment at Foundry’s mining sites

  • Working directly with the Infrastructure and Mining leadership team, look for new ways to automate, improve, and optimize Foundry’s Network

  • Proactively identify and develop solutions/resolutions to improve the overall functionality of Foundry’s network services

  • Create custom reports to identify areas of improvement

  • Maintain communication to ensure accountability is clear and expectations are established

  • Utilize ticketing system to document work performed so that we can analyze trends in reported issues

  • Create scripts to automate tasks and optimize efficiency

  • Liaise with engineering team to remediate issues with internal systems

  • Fulfill project implementation tasks as assigned


Minimum Qualifications; Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, information technology, or a related field with 3+ years of IT experience (hardware support and Linux Server Administration)

  • Detail oriented, ability to follow established policies and procedures

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Ability to evolve and quickly learn new technologies

  • Experience using Wireshark and NMAP

  • Scripting knowledge in Bash, Python, and other languages

  • VPN setup and maintenance experience

  • Understanding of Networking protocols, TCP/IP, DNS, DHCP, WAN, LAN, WLAN, SNMP

  • Knowledge in routing (BGP, OSPF), switching, wireless, and firewall related configurations

  • Experience with implementing and managing a certificate Authority for PKI

  • Solid understanding of the TCP/IP network stack and OSI model

  • Ability to think outside the box

  • Collaboration mindset

  • Desire to learn

  • Attention to detail a must

Preferred Qualifications; Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Interest/Experience in cryptocurrency and/or Blockchain

  • Certification in network and security disciplines a plus

  • Documentation experience, especially diagraming complete network topologies

A range of compensation is provided for transparency, however different factors may affect this range. Some of these factors may include (but are not limited to) education, training, credentials, skills, geographic location, and experience. This range only includes base compensation and does not include other tangible benefits such as 401K match, bonuses, overtime pay, and other benefits. Range of Compensation: $80,000-$130,000


  • The chance to work in a fast-paced and fun start-up environment with experienced industry leaders

  • A learning environment where you can dive deep into the latest technologies and make an impact

  • Competitive base salary, bonus and incentive compensation Unlimited PTO / Flexible time off - work with your manager to take time off when you need it

  • Professional development budget with flexibility for personal and professional growth

  • Outstanding health insurance for employee, partner and dependents

  • Life insurance, short-term & long-term disability coverage

  • 401K plan with company contribution (Bermuda: Private pension plan with company contribution)

  • Flexible spending programs for medical and dependent care (Not available for Bermuda positions)

  • Paid parental leave


Foundry takes pride in an environment which prioritizes our people. We insist that our people first culture builds the framework for all business operations.  

Employees have ample opportunities to voice thoughts, opinions, and ideas through weekly companywide meetings, monthly townhalls, and team outings and events.  

We emphasize the importance of each individual through engagement, teamwork, inclusion, and diversity efforts. 

Foundry is an Equal Opportunity Employer and embraces diversity. We do not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on race, color, religion, marital status, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions), gender identity, sexual orientation, parental status, national origin, age, disability, genetic information (including family medical history), political affiliation, military service, or any other non-merit-based factors protected under federal, state or local law. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.

ABOUT FOUNDRY: At Foundry, we are working toward a common goal of empowering a decentralized infrastructure. Our team is passionate about the future of finance and is looking for other like-minded individuals who share in this vision. While we are inclusive and diverse in workforce and style, we all agree that digital assets will change the world.

Foundry was created to meet the institutional demand for better capital access, efficiency, and transparency in the digital currency mining and staking industry.

As a Digital Currency Group company, Foundry taps unparalleled institutional expertise, capital, and market intelligence to provide North American bitcoin miners and global manufacturers with the resources to build, maintain, and secure decentralized networks.

Disclaimer The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by employees assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified.

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