Professional Cloud Network Engineer

Who is a Cloud Network Engineer?

The primary responsibility of the Cloud Network Engineer is to deploy and configure the computer network architecture in the Google Cloud Platform. Almost every tech giant has started offering cloud-based services, and Google Cloud Platform is one such platform. This training course is designed for the IT professionals who have experience of working on cloud platforms and/or networking on Virtual Private Cloud (VPC), computer network services, hybrid connectivity, and computer network architecture. The subject of this ‘Professional Cloud Network Engineer’ covers various modules that include the fundamentals of cloud-based computer networking. The first module of this course covers the basics of designing, planning, and prototyping a Google Cloud Platform network. It includes designing the overall network architecture along with the failover and disaster recovery planning, choosing the best option for load balancing, ensuring hybrid connectivity, developing an effective DNS strategy, integrating SaaS, PaaS, and IaaS with the system and the micro-segmentation of the network for security purposes.

The subject of this ‘Professional Cloud Network Engineering’ also includes the failover and disaster recovery planning, Designing a Virtual Private Cloud (VPC), designing CIDR (Classless Inter-Domain Routing) range for subnets, designing and deploying service account-based and tag-based firewall, implementation of IP addressing, peering and so on. The candidates of this training course will also learn about the differences between Google Cloud Networking and other cloud platforms. The rest of the modules of this course covers the topics on implementing a Google Cloud Platform (GCP) over a Virtual Private Cloud (VPC), configuring network services, implementing hybrid interconnectivity, implementing network security, managing, monitoring, and configuring network operations and optimizing the network resources.

Target Audience

IT professionals who are willing to start developing their career as a Network Administrator and also as a Cloud Specialist, are considered as the key target audience of this ‘Professional Cloud Network Engineer’ training course. For the last couple of years, almost everything in the IT industries (from application development to storage and networking systems) has started shifting towards cloud-based infrastructure. The content of this course is developed by considering the IT professionals working on both the computer network and cloud-based infrastructure. Both the entry and mid-level IT professionals may consider taking this training course to harness their skills in cloud-based computer networking.


There is no particular prerequisite mentioned, officially, for this course. Though, it is recommended for the candidates to have at least one year or more experience working as a computer network administrator and/or cloud specialists. Such work experience will help the candidates of this course to get the subject and the content of this training more easily compared with others.

5 Jobs You Can Get With This Course

Jobs are widely available for Professional Cloud Network Engineers, as businesses around the world have started shifting their computer networks over the cloud platform, and Google Cloud is one of the best options for such migration. Followings are some such job roles, which the candidates may expect to start working upon successful completion of this course:

Benefits of This Course

This course will help the candidates learn and know about the process of migrating a computer network over a cloud platform. The content of this ‘Professional Cloud Network Engineer’ training course will also help the candidates to design, develop, and deploy a computer network over a cloud based computer infrastructure of the company.