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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

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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