Referenznummer 1263

For one of our international clients we are looking to fill a permanent position in the Greater Cologne area at the earliest possible date.

Senior Network Engineer - Corporate Networks - Enterprise (m/f/d)

Die Tätigkeitsinhalte

Job contents

Are you looking for a responsible role in a successful international company and would like to develop professionally and personally? Are you not afraid of difficult challenges and do you enjoy working on solutions and developments? Then the right challenge awaits you here!   Your future employer will have a complex international corporate network and a sheer endless need for innovation in order to always be at the cutting edge of technology and constantly meet the changing demands of the market.    In this position, you will be responsible for our client's worldwide corporate network and will collaborate closely with the colleagues at the branches in the respective countries. In doing so, you like to tackle complex tasks and problems, solve them with an analytical and well-structured way of working and also appreciate careful documentation. Your ability to understand complex problems enables you to reach the right decisions, derive appropriate recommendations and transfer them into a (highly available) production environment.   The following tasks await you:  

  • Support and operation of the global corporate network 
  • Provisioning and configuration of a multi-vendor network infrastructure in data centers, large campus environments of the company and individual company locations worldwide (routing, switching, firewalling, load balancing)
  • Tier 2/3 troubleshooting support for complex hosting and enterprise network environments
  • Working closely with a cross-functional team of network and security architects, software developers and engineers, server and platform engineers 
  • Contact person and mentor for younger team members 
  • Network Management and Network Monitoring and Automation 
  • Maintenance and expansion of documentation
  • Responsibility for internal projects such as the further development of the corporate network and the integration of new locations

Ihre Qualifikation

Your qualification

As a Senior Network Engineer, you have expert knowledge and resilient experience in large network environments and bring extensive experience in network technologies including routing, switching and security. In addition, you provide extensive expertise in the development, deployment and maintenance of Software-Defined-Networking-WAN (SD-WAN), preferably in a large enterprise network.    Your work style is characterised by a high level of initiative and independence with distinctive quality standards. An open-minded nature and a confident manner are fundamental components of your personality and you enjoy integrating yourself into our client's team and passing on your knowledge to younger colleagues. In addition, you must have a clearly recognisable willingness to learn and train and have a keen interest in new, innovative topics and trends and to keep an eye on them.    These are also attributes of your profile:    

  • Experience in implementing and troubleshooting OSPF and BGP products
  • Juniper Networks, Cisco and/or HP expertise 
  • Knowledge in dealing with Arista desirable
  • Experience with network management and monitoring strategies 
  • Experience in scripting with e.g. Python 
  • very good English language skills; proficiency in German desirable, but not mandatory
  • Willingness to undertake occasional international business trips and to participate in on-call duties 

Das Unternehmen

With around 1000 employees, our client is a dynamic, innovative and constantly growing company and is one of the leading international hosting providers with the world's largest cloud platform for small, independent companies. 
For its 17 million customers and more than 60 million managed domains, it offers reliable and innovative Internet services. Our client stands for sustainability, a modern and agile working environment, an extremely pleasant working atmosphere and excellent training opportunities.


System- und Netzwerk-Technik


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