SDN DevOps Engineer

Deutsche Telekom IT Solutions Slovakia

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Job description, responsibilities and duties

General description

Provision, deploy, manage, and program networks with software-defined networking. In this centralized approach to network management, the underlying network infrastructure is abstracted from applications. Software Defined Networks (SDN) provides choice in automation and programmability across data centers SD-LAN, campuses, and wide-area networks SD-WAN.
The role of SDN in cloud computing lets users respond quickly to changes. SDN management makes network configuration more efficient and improves network performance and monitoring.
Candidate will be responsible to deploy new solution to fulfill customer requirements and to execute functionality testing and implementation of the developed solution. The role required consultancy with operational teams, analysis of customer demands, conversion of the requirements into a technical specification.


- Development and operations of Software defined networks components.
- Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery.
- Close interaction with other Sub-roles of the SDN platform.
- Support in the setup of SDN APIs and services, bringing together various data sources across distributed environment.
- Responsible for planning, implementation, development and testing of HW/ SW components of the SDN platform.
- KPI-Definition and monitoring of related tool / platform-service
- Communication with 3rd parties/vendors during tendering process or during definition of SDN platform requirements.
- Preparation and administration of the technical documentation
- Support services before they go live through activities such as system design consulting, developing SDN platforms and frameworks.

Role offers you:

- Working on unique worldwide project with cutting edge technologies.
- Team full of subject matter experts in various fields (architects, designers, engineers).
- Training program for special technologies required by project owners.

Wage (gross)

1 650 EUR/monthMinimum monthly salary is 1650 € brutto + variable part of salary + other financial benefits. The final basic wage component can be adjusted accordingly to individual skills and experience of selected candidate.

Employee perks, benefits

- Cafeteria - individual benefit
- Trainings and development opportunities
- Discounts at various providers in Košice
- Possibility of Home office
- Pension savings contribution
- Meal vouchers contribution
- Teambuildings
- Extra vacation days
- Young and enthusiastic working environment
- Diversity Program
- Health Weeks
- Sport Activities
- Weekend Events
- Work life Coaching
- Doctors at workplace
- Credit card
- Metro card
- Referral bonus /financial/
- Rotations possibilities

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Personality requirements and skills

- 2-3 years of experience within the field.
- Knowledge of WAN technologies including BGP and other routing protocols, MPLS, tunneling, QoS, and SD-WAN technology.
- Understanding of core Network technologies (Routing, Switching, Firewalls, etc.).
- Understanding of SDN architecture and technology (control plane, data plane, management plane, orchestration) and experience with open source or commercial SDN controllers.
- Hands-on knowledge with scripting, preferably shell (Bash), Python and Service orchestration.
- Experience with virtualization, VPNs, NFV and APIs.


Brief description of the company

Deutsche Telekom IT & Telecommunications Slovakia s.r.o. is one of the two legal entities promoted under one brand Deutsche Telekom IT Solutions Slovakia. Our parent company Deutsche Telekom AG decided to take strategic steps towards structural change, which resulted in the splitting of T-Systems Slovakia into two legal entities, operating, as of July 1, 2020.
Our original brand T-Systems Slovakia has been inextricably linked with Kosice region since January 2006. We proved this the very next year, when we became one of the founding members of Košice IT Valley association.
Over the last decade, we have managed to grow from scratch to being the second largest employer in the eastern part of the country. At the same time, with more than 3,900 employees, we are one of the top fifteen largest employers in Slovakia. Thanks to our highly qualified and motivated employees, we are the company with the fastest growth in added value within the IT industry in Slovakia. Our goal is to proactively find new ways to improve and continuously transform into the type of company providing innovative services.

Number of employees

1000 and more employees

Company address

Deutsche Telekom IT Solutions Slovakia
Žriedlová 13
040 01 Košice


Kontaktná osoba: Ing. Simona Vranovská
E-mail: poslať životopis
ID: 3820115  Dátum zverejnenia: 3.11.2020  Základná zložka mzdy (brutto): 1 650 EUR/month