Principal Network Engineer - Datacenter


About the role:

We are looking for a new team member who will influence and significantly contribute to availability of the DPDHL core network and solutions hosted in the DPDHL ITS datacenters.

What will you do:

• Hold the role of the main Network Operations SME in the support of the newly build core network infrastructure
• Participate on the support of the large Datacenter networks in regional DPDHL Datacenters
• Plan and execute the most critical network infrastructure maintenances and upgrades
• Troubleshoot complex issues from the network connectivity perspective
• Work together with colleagues from global team in follow the sun mode
• Cooperate with Network engineering on telecom design changes to reflect operational needs
• Provide consultancy to team colleagues as well as engineers from other departments
• Propose technology improvements and support the implementation
• On-call support (rotational within the team)

You should have:

• Excellent principal level knowledge of the routing and switching protocols
• Working experience with BGP VPNv4, BGP IPv4/IPv6, IS-IS, OSPF
• Strong communication and coordination skills
• Ability to work under stress in emergency situations
• Previous exposure to advanced troubleshooting in complex network environment and ability drive technically as well as organizationally restoration efforts together with other SMEs
• Experience with maintenance and upgrades of the critical network infrastructure

Good to have knowledge of:

• Segment Routing
• Working experience from SP core environment and understanding of SP/ISP transport technologies
• Cisco software defined networking (ACI, SDA)

We offer:

• Great global team of IT professionals and further technical development in area of expertise
• Modern offices in Prague Chodov
• Home office possibilities
• Permanent contract
• Company Car, Pension plan contribution, Long-term Sickness Insurance
• CAFETERIA employee benefit program with wide selection of benefits from Edenred
• Extra week of holiday (25 days/year), six Self-sickness days/year, Full salary compensation for up to 10 days absence due to illness per calendar year, Lunch vouchers fully covered by company
• Multisport card, mobile phone and laptop, fruit days, sport club memberships for employees, Referral program bonuses and many, many more…


Marie Nunhardtová
Marie Nunhardtová
DHL Information Services (Europe) s.r.o.

At DHL ITS, I am responsible for Production Services department recruitment. Usually I am recruiting the roles such as Application Specialist, Support Specialist and Network Engineer.