Referenznummer 1257

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

Data Center Network Engineer (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!
In this position, you will be responsible for the design and operation of the Data Canter Networkinfrastructure for different worldwide locations (primarily remote).
The following tasks await you:

  • Diagnosis and reverse engineering of the current data center infrastructure
  • Documentation, Data Center Network Design and Adaptation to Global Corporate Standards
  • Maintenance and expansion of documentation across all areas and network topologies
  • Develop and maintain design standards to ensure customer service levels
  • Improve network performance, troubleshooting and schedule of upgrades
  • Working closely with the network architects in the field of network optimization
  • Working closely with colleagues in Europe and in the USA


Ihre Qualifikation

Your qualification

You have experience in the field of Data Center Networking and have initial experience in deploying and maintaining Layer 2 and Layer 3 technologies in network environments. Ideally, you have already work experience in the ISP service provider environment, including routing, switching and security implementation. 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. 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 OSPF and BGP routing protocols
  • Expertise with switching platforms from manufacturers such as Juniper, Cisco, Brocade or other manufacturers
  • Result-oriented, especially in troubleshooting
  • 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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