Network Infra Specialist - DC/VMware (€3240 to €5400) Rotterdam, in Netherlands

Position is open for 43 daysAvailable positions: 1/1

Job description

Do you like to script and program for fun but can apply these skills to your job as well? If you are an energetic engineer who is creative and has a can-do mentality; if you are a team player, collaboration and sharing knowledge is a natural behavior this may be the job for you!

Based in Rotterdam, you will join an international team that is responsible for managing and developing’s the IaaS technology of cloud platforms.

You will participate in agile work processes such as daily stand-ups, sprint reviews, and planning. Together with the Product Owner, the team (Squad) works on common goals and a shared backlog. We use video and collaboration tools to facilitate the communication process.

We are looking for someone that:

Has experience in implementing, configuring and changing network infrastructure. Is able to make mental connections and challenge network designs on technical implementation and security aspects. Is pro-active and is verbally and written in the English language.

Extra Competencies:

  • Knowledge of scripting and automation tools
  • Experience and preferable one or more certifications on:
  • Experience in cloud deployment and infrastructure services
  • Experience or knowledge of Open Networking platforms
  • You know your way around with orchestration platforms as Terraform, Ansible, Saltstack, Chef, Puppet, Azure Automation, Google Cloud Deployment Manager, AWS Cloud formation, etc.
  • Experience scripting in one or more of the following languages; Python, Bash, PowerShell, JavaScript

Behaviors Competencies:

  • The mindset of openness and willingness to try new ways of working and technologies
  • End-to-end ownership mindset
  • Active team player who takes responsibility
  • Independent and autonomous in completing tasks
  • The mentality of continuous improvement of the service and way of working
  • Reflects upon behaviors and performance to proactively identify improvement areas
  • Strong problem solver to structure and improve complex situations
  • Coaches others to help their individual development

Your education and background:

  • Professional and intellectual IT ability at least a bachelor’s degree
  • Certifications or proven proficiency in Networking and Security
  • Certifications or proven proficiency in one or more programming/scripting languages
  • Excellent command of spoken and written English
  • We work in hybrid mode, working from home and from the Rotterdam office

Apply:

If you want to apply for this role, we will need the following information from you:

  • Most recent CV in the English language;
  • Name, Address, Living place details
  • Motivational letter, specially written according to the vacancy (so it covers the requirements)
  • Validation of CV and/or certificates
  • Good motivation and focus on the application!
  • Explanation towards the requirements (why does the candidate fit)
  • Explanation of the requirements and competencies set [red highlighted]!
  • At least 1 recent reference, which can be verified!
  • Availability
  • Salary wishes of the candidate
  • Holiday planning of candidate

Due to the 30% ruling, which is a tax advantage applicable for you as a highly-skilled immigrant, you will pay fewer taxes when working in the Netherlands for the first 5 years. For example, when you receive a gross salary of 5.000 Euros per month, you can expect to get around 4.400 euros net.

The salary of the candidate will depend on the experience; This is a long-term job offer, 36 working hours per week, with 12 months of work with a possibility to get a permanent contract.

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Skills

  • Broad knowledge of DC environments;
  • Knowledge of routing and switching protocols in a highly available environment;
  • Experience and preferable one or more certifications on:
    - F5 load balancers (F5 Certified BIG-IP Administrator);
    - Palo Alto Networks firewalls (PCNSA) or other firewall products;
    - Routing & switching;
    - VMware NSX;
  • You can manage (monitor, evaluate, continuously improve) Incident, Problem, Change and Configuration Management processes;
  • Technical implications of Security and Risk principles;
  • Clear understanding of consumer context and needs, as well as the value-add of your service to the consumer;
  • Strong analytical skills;
  • Insight and implementation of desired structural infrastructure solution;
  • Creating and improving documentation and work instructions on the delivered infrastructure solution;
  • The technology of interfacing squads and consumers to achieve an end-to-end view;
  • Impact of different factors on the performance and capacity of services different elements on the performance and capacity of services;
  • Working-level knowledge of Agile and DevOps practices;
  • Understanding of the Scrum methodology (e.g., backlog and spring planning, review and marketplace);
  • Knowledge of DevOps way of working (e.g., continuous delivery, cross-functional team set-ups, development of cross-skilled squad members).

language

Language

Proficient in spoken and written English.