Network 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 gaming veterans, we know what it takes for a network to withstand heavy demand, 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

As a Network Engineer, you are part of the infrastructure operations team. This department is responsible for maintaining the global network of i3D.net and its internal servers. Primary work will be monitoring, maintaining, and upgrading the network. You manage or participate in projects and inform your direct colleagues about these projects so they can be delivered on time for our customers. Your communication towards customers and colleagues is clear, you manage expectations and help to show them i3D.net’s professional approach to network-related projects. Next to working on our network, you also support all other department colleagues throughout i3D.net and Ubisoft with network-related knowledge.

Your Responsibilities

  • Continuous improvement of knowledge based on network infrastructure and hardware
  • Replacing faulty network hardware components when required
  • Monitoring network performance to determine if adjustments need to be made
  • Conferring with network users about solving existing system problems
  • Answer day-to-day network-related questions from customers or colleagues
  • Configuring and testing networking hardware and software
  • Protecting data, software, and hardware by coordinating, planning, and implementing network security measures
  • Spreading general security awareness among your colleagues
  • Actively participate in team meetings
  • Help and supervise new employees and/or interns
  • Participate actively in on-call shifts

About you

At i3D.net, who you are is just as important as what you can do. You’ll be a hands-on self-starter 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 are not only able to spot room for improvement but also know how to implement it. Being structured is what you like most, but you must be able to improvise when plans are not unfolding as they should. Most importantly, you’re a team player who can stand your ground in a fast-paced but fun working environment.

    Your Skills

    • Bachelor's degree in Information Technology related field of study with a network engineering focus
    • At least 3 years of experience in a (similar) network infrastructure related company
    • LAN and WAN experience
    • Good understanding of network infrastructure and network hardware
    • Experience with Juniper (MX/QFX/EX/SRX)
    • Juniper certification is a plus
    • Experience with MPLS is a plus
    • Flexible and proactive attitude
    • A self-starter able to work independently but comfortable working in a team environment

    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.