Director of Networking

Scottsdale, AZ


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As a Director of Networking at Go Daddy, you will need to be well-versed in networking best practices, policies, procedures and standards. We are seeking a candidate with a comprehensive and proven leadership of large mission critical service provider class networks. This position reports to the VP of IT.

In this role, you will:

  • Interact with CIO and CTO on critical business initiatives to define network roadmap and infrastructure requirements
  • Work with all business units to define their needs, identify problems with the current network architecture, evaluating and demonstrating potential solutions.
  • Ensure the existing network architecture is robust and scalable enough to meet the company’s continued development and global expansion.
  • Support strategic analysis and forward view of technology evolution and its impact on the network.
  • Support network recommendations with accurate information, predictions and an understanding of business implications.
  • Work closely with other members of IT and Product Development.


Do you have what it takes? 


  • 10+ years of experience managing a highly talented technical team (Systems Engineers/Network Engineers)in preparing high level and detailed network designs
  • Ability to manage and motivate team members to produce quality deliverables while meeting project deadlines.
  • Must possess a strong understanding of industry security practices as well as  firewall technology  and DDOS mitigation techniques.
  • Thorough understanding and working knowledge of TCP/IP, routing, switching, and WAN/MAN technology; experience with MPLS and BGP in a service provider environment is preferred
  • Strong working knowledge of Opex and Capex budget requirements in multi-million dollar spend environments
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate and work collaboratively with all levels of technical and professional staff, and senior IT management.
  • Strong management and business skills required, along with a proven track record in IT operations development and management
  • Ability to comprehend, analyze and research problems of a complex nature and make reasonable decisions and recommendations as to their solution
  • Must work well within a deadline-driven environment
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong customer service skills

Go Daddy’s award-winning technical teams design and support the innovative technologies that are transforming the cloud, the internet and the world.  From product developers to network engineers, data center technicians to platform engineers, our expertise ensures our customers have the technical solutions to meet their needs. We develop world-class products that help our customers establish, enhance and evolve their online presence. 

Are you ready to GO with us?

When you GO with Go Daddy, you have the opportunity to be part of something special by making a meaningful difference in the lives of our customers. Their success is our success.

Here’s what you need:

  • Passion to contribute to a truly exceptional customer experience, no matter your job title
  • Understanding that innovation and creativity is a part of what we do every day
  • Agility and action orientation – we move at the speed of tech
  • Understanding of the privilege and obligation of being part of a team

Here’s what we’ll provide:

  • A fun, dynamic and challenging work environment
  • Formal and informal opportunities and support for ongoing learning, growth and development
  • Team building activities and recognition
  • Competitive base plus bonus incentive
  • 100% employer-paid medical, dental, and insurance coverage for all benefit-eligible Go Daddy employees
  • Three weeks paid vacation your first year of employment

Go Daddy has been recognized because of its outstanding benefits, compensation, unique perks, diversity and company camaraderie. Go Daddy was awarded the 2011 and 2012 Alfred P. Sloan Award for Business Excellence in Workplace Flexibility Honoree - Arizona, Iowa & Denver. Go Daddy is the #1 IT Company on Inc. Magazine's inaugural Hire Power list of job creators.

Go Daddy’s philanthropic work supports a wide variety of charitable and community organizations dedicated to causes including women and children, domestic violence, child abuse, teenage homelessness, animal shelters and more. Visit for more information.

Go Daddy is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.


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