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SDN DevOps Engineer

T-Systems Slovakia s.r.o.

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Job description, responsibilities and duties

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

T-Systems delivers high-quality services combining information and communication technology (ICT). The company's broad expertise in both fields makes the business customer division of Deutsche Telekom a preferred partner for multi-national corporations, small and medium-sized businesses and public institutions. Over 160,000 customers from every industry worldwide benefit from the company's special expertise in providing integrated ICT solutions from a single source. T-Systems is the only company to offer its own complete ICT portfolio and to combine IT (Information technology) and communication technology to produce new solutions.

Number of employees

1000 and more employees

Company address

T-Systems Slovakia s.r.o.
Žriedlová 13
040 01 Košice
ID: 3900814  Dátum zverejnenia: 6.4.2020  Základná zložka mzdy (brutto): 1 650 EUR/month