The Load Balancer Engineer


Place of work
Contract type
Wage (gross)
2 000 EUR/month

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

The Load Balancer Engineer will analyze, design, implement and maintain the network’s F5 Load Balancer infrastructure. They inspect data packets and TCP, IP flow in network and application flow. The professional must be an expert in F5 Load Balancing platforms and will possess a working knowledge of switches, routers, and firewall concepts.

The Main Responsibilities:

+ Must configure and maintain F5 Load Balancers and have good knowledge of WAN/LAN network management and monitoring
+ Look into the daily administration of the network load balancer environment
+ Keep track of network performance, respond to problems and deploy solutions
+ Should collaborate with network and engineering teams regarding load balancing infrastructure for cloud and data center environments
+ Must play an active role in designing complex load balancing solutions
+ Implement, upgrade and install any new equipment required
+ Optimize network efficiency and assess modern technology
+ Be responsive and decisive in adjusting architecture as customer requirements and technology evolves
+ Assist in completing complex assignments by using network-related processes and procedures
+ Ensure network interoperability and propose load balancing infrastructure
+ Maintain relationships with other teams within the organization and provide fourth load balancing troubleshooting and support
Thorough and demonstrable understanding of network operating systems, network devices, and networking protocols
+ Must understand network architecture analysis and engineering implementation
+ Ability to consistently look into network administration to the diagnose and resolve of network problems

Employee perks, benefits

What we offer:
- Joining the company that is providing exceptional IT outsourcing services for the biggest, international customers with recognizable worldwide brands
- Possibility of HO
- Small things which make the difference: flexibility with employment form, Private medical healthcare, Cafeteria/ Multisport Card, flexible working time, company integration events, learning platform UDEMY access, and much more

Information about the selection process

We care about you! Therefore we will conduct all interviews remotely so you can stay safe at home :)
Our recruitment process consists of 2 steps:
1. prescreening with NATEK
2. interview with our customer

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

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

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Other knowledge

Network security - advanced
LAN/WAN administration - advanced

Driving licence


Number of years of experience


Personality requirements and skills

+ The F5 Load Balancer Engineer must design and maintain telecommunication projects according to the telecommunications road map.
+ They should be capable of locating and resolving capacity and performance issues and make the sure the uninterrupted operation of data telecommunications systems.
+ The engineer will have to resolve any F5 related issues and mitigate F5 related risk by providing solutions.
+ They have to keep track of the emerging products, services and protocols in support of telecommunications equipment procurement.
+ They have to create and maintain DR processes for data telecommunications infrastructure.
+ The professional should have a good understanding of advanced routing, protocols, the OSI model, WAN optimization, network security and remote user access.
+ They should have hands-on experience with networks to install, implement and maintain telecommunications equipment.
+ The Engineer should be able to configure and maintain F5 Load Balancers, load balancing best practices and WAN/LAN network management.
+ They should also take the responsibility to upgrade network operating systems software and hardware as per the management requirements.
+ The professionals must provide inputs into security technology plan.
+ They have to ensure that the plans are integrated effectively with the other aspects of the technical infrastructure.

Useful Certifications:
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Certified Critical Infrastructure Security Professional (CCISP)
F5 Certified Technology Specialist (F5-CTS)
F5 Certified Solution Expert (F5-CSE)


Brief description of the company

Join one of the most sought-after companies that specialize in IT outsourcing business.

Building on our shared company values – accountability, expertise and partnership - NATEK's mission is to deliver high quality IT outsourcing and consulting services in the CEE region. Since 2004, our employees have been participating projects for our partners from all over the world in the most important sectors, including finance and insurance, telecommunications, and IT infrastructure. NATEK has offices in Poland, Bulgaria, the Czech Republic and Slovakia, and thanks to a team of over 500 experts, including project managers, programmers and administrators, we are able to effectively support our partners.

Number of employees

500-999 employees

Company address

Suché mýto 7045/1
811 03 Bratislava - mestská časť Staré Mesto


Kontaktná osoba: Veronika Rappensberger
E-mail: poslať životopis
ID: 4036746  Dátum zverejnenia: 22.2.2021  Základná zložka mzdy (brutto): 2 000 EUR/month