CDN Engineer

  • Rotterdam (NL)
  • Engineering
  • Full-time
  • Mid-Senior Level

Who we are

i3D.net is a leading provider of high-performance, low-latency hosting through a vast, privately-owned global network. As game sector veterans, we know what it takes for a network to withstand heavy demands, and as of 2019, we are a member of the Ubisoft family. Now we’re growing faster than ever, keeping some of the world’s biggest games and WebRTC services online, and their users connected.

The role

The Content Delivery Network Engineer focuses on the infrastructure related to our Content Delivery Network that we use during our daily operations. You collaborate closely with various stakeholders to provide technical knowledge on specific business cases. As our CDN specialist working on expanding and delivering our CDN services, you are expected to take ownership and leadership. We rely on your professionalism and experience to maintain and improve our systems. 

Your Responsibilities

  • Keep up a healthy infrastructure – under all circumstances
  • Advise colleagues with your infrastructure expertise
  • Architect and build new infrastructure
  • Work independently as well as in teams, based on agile project management
  • Keep relevant knowledge and skills current and share them with your colleagues

About you

At i3D.net, who you are is just as important as what you can do. You will be a hands-on initiative-taker with an entrepreneurial spirit. You can be your own master and relish the opportunity to structure your days and interconnect with a multitude of people within the organization. You know how to prioritize and take the lead in different projects simultaneously. With strong analytical and technical skills, you can get your insights across – no matter the circumstances. You know how and when to take responsibility and are always on the lookout for improvements. Most importantly, you are a team player who can stand your ground in a fast-paced but fun working environment. 

    Your Skills

    • Experience with CDN infrastructure
    • Experience and expertise in Elasticsearch
    • Experience in handling user requests and questions
    • Advanced knowledge of Linux-based operating systems
    • Knowledge of networking fundamentals
    • Knowledge of Varnish
    • Understanding of CI/CD and deployment principle

    Not ticking all the boxes above? Feel free to apply anyway if you are a quick learner!

    Work From Home Budget

    Remote is the new office. Optimize your home office space to suit your comfort and needs.

    High-End Laptop

    The latest Dell XPS will be at your disposal so you'll be ready to rock 'n roll from day one.

    Annual Bonus

    Get your hard work rewarded with our performance-based bonus of up to 12% of your yearly salary.

    Travel the Globe

    With offices, data center PoPs, and customers scattered across the globe, you'll be sure to see a city or two.

    Vitality @ Work

    Keep your mind and body in top shape with our company-funded programs. Quit smoking, get a health check, personal training, or mental coaching.

    Workout in our Gym

    A fully equipped gym in our Rotterdam office equals deadlifts, squats, and the treadmill for breakfast, lunch, or dinner.

    Personal Development

    The sky is the limit. We offer you all the room to grow. With our unlimited educational fund, we've got you covered for everything from books or part-time courses to a whole Master’s degree.

    Get Free Games

    Access to the entire Ubisoft backlog for life comes with the job! You'll never be bored again.

    Fantastic Bar

    Views, 50 specialty beers, french fries, Friday afternoon drinks, and an all-you-can-eat candy buffet.

    What we do

    Low latency is our mission! In 2002 we set out to improve online experiences for gamers. Today, we translate our hosting innovations to various industries, but gaming is still in our DNA. And as of 2019, we are part of the Ubisoft family! We build out our network presence in data centers across the globe – from Moscow to Mumbai, Amsterdam to Seattle, and everything in between – bringing content closer to the users. 

    Our team works hard on everything related to running our privately owned premium network, from opening new points-of-presence, setting up peering relationships, developing integral products like anti-DDoS protection, and serving our customers with expert help and advice. Finally, we play even harder, in our office gym and bar, and with our lifetime access to Ubisoft games. 

    What does i3D.net offer you?

    • A challenging and dynamic job in an international company
    • A competitive salary (depending on education, knowledge, and experience)
    • 25 vacation days (excluding national holidays)
    • Travel allowance & work-from-home budget
    • Collective pension scheme
    • All the hardware and software you need to perform, including a laptop
    • Career guidance, including remuneration of relevant education, courses, and training
    • A modern office in a prime location with open workplaces
    • Free access to Ubisoft games through Ubisoft Connect
    • Free use of the in-house gym

    What you can expect

    Did you find your next career step?

    That’s great! Apply for the position with your cover letter and CV and we’ll get in touch with you as soon as we can.
    If you have any questions, feel free to contact our HR department at +31 10 8900070 or via hr@i3d.net.

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    Address
    Rivium 1e straat 1
    2909 LE
    Capelle aan den IJssel
    The Netherlands
    Inquiries

    +31 (0)10 890 00 70
    hr@i3d.net

    We do the recruiting for this vacancy ourselves. Please do not contact us for sales purposes.