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DE-CIX is a worldwide leading Internet Exchange operator. Since starting operations in 1995, DE-CIX in Frankfurt is the Internet Exchange (IX) with the world’s highest throughput data at peak times, reaching over 10 Terabits per second (Tbps) at peak times daily. Its technical infrastructure has a total capacity of 73 Terabits. From its 27 international locations, DE-CIX provides peering and interconnection services to over 2,100 network operators, Internet service providers (ISPs), and content providers from over 100 countries. Further information www.de-cix.net

The Network Operation Centre (NOC) is responsible for ensuring the maximum possible service availability and performance for DE-CIX’ IXP platform. Sitting within the NOC, the network team are responsible for managing and maintaining the network providing these services.

For Frankfurt, we are looking with immediate effect 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.
  • Participate in a 24x7 call-out rotation.
  • What also awaits you is an appreciative corporate culture and trustful teamwork with like-minded network specialists, as well as great working conditions (extensive personnel development measures, an occupational pension scheme, weekly language courses, a job ticket, health promotion, and lots more)
  • 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
  • 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 as well as German

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:
Selin Güldner

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