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DE-CIX (Deutscher Commercial Internet Exchange) is the world’s leading Internet exchange operator. At its locations in Europe, North America, the Middle East, India, and Asia, DE-CIX connects thousands of network operators (carriers), Internet service providers (ISPs), content providers, and corporate networks from more than 100 countries and offers peering, cloud and interconnection services. With a data volume of almost 30 Exabytes per year (as of 2021) and well over 1,000 connected networks, DE-CIX in Frankfurt am Main is one of the largest Internet Exchanges in the world. Further information www.de-cix.net

For our location in Chicago, New York and Dallas area we are looking for a motivated

Network Operations Engineer (w/m/d)

Our Offer:

  • Ensure stable and reliable IXP network services
  • Day-to-day network performance monitoring as well as improving our measurement methodologies
  • Network troubleshooting and fault analysis, hardware troubleshooting and repair
  • Trouble ticket generation and response; carrier interface and escalations
  • Deployment and maintenance of network monitoring, analysis and reporting tools
  • Installation of network hardware and software
  • In return awaits you:
    • an appreciative corporate culture and a cooperation in an international team of trustful like-minded network specialists
    • as well as great working conditions
    • exciting and diverse challenges in an innovative and international environment
    • within the framework of a crisis-resistant permanent contract with the world’s market leader in its sector
    • a permanent contract with the world’s market leader in its sector, working with cutting-edge technologies with flexible working conditions
    • Extremely friendly and supportive colleagues

What's important to us:

  • Experience in working on network equipment
  • Sound understanding of the following technologies: Ethernet (1q VLANs, QinQ), IP Protocols (ICMP, UDP, TCP); Routing Protocols (BGP, OSPF, ISIS); MPLS; EVPN and knowledge in fiber and WDM systems 
  • Good Linux/UNIX skills and knowledge of scripting or programming languages (bash, perl, python) 
  • Familiar working in a data centre environment 
  • Knowledge in network monitoring tools, ideally Zabbix
  • A reliable, structured and independent way of working, a class B driving license as well as good communication skills in English

So, if you are looking for new challenges in the network communication sector and know how to combine teamwork with a high degree of self-motivation and independence, we look forward to receiving your complete application, including salary expectations.

Contact Person: Nathalie Langley

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