Sr. Network Engineer - NetOps & LAN/DC (f/m/d)

Basel, Basel-Stadt, ch
Company: Straumann Group
Category: Computer and Mathematical Occupations
Published on 2021-07-25 04:06:16

Job Description

Position Purpose:
To meet the ever-growing demand of a high performing technology platform, Straumann Group is currently heavily investing into the IT department, creating several new positions for Swiss based IT professionals.

Job Content:
The Senior Network Engineer – NetOps & LAN/DC plans, implements and provides support for network access and core layers, dc network infrastructure and Wi-Fi for our world-wide locations.
The role requires to take initiative and ownership, while demonstrating good teamwork skills and resilience in an agile and international work environment.

Main Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Participate in the planning, implementation, and continuous operation of the network access infrastructure for DC and subsidiaries of the Straumann Group worldwide
  • Configuration and troubleshooting of the network access and core layers (Cisco)
  • Wi-Fi planning / sizing (Cisco Meraki)
  • Configuration and troubleshooting of the datacenter network infrastructure
  • Development of automation processes to support daily operations in all networking area
  • Act as a project team member or take project ownership for various IT projects, such as new location setups, moves, hardware lifecycle replacements, etc.
  • Conduct on-site rollout activities in international operations, or coordinate vendors from remote, including coordination with providers
  • Maintenance of the system documentation, such as Visio network diagrams
  • Ticket handling (incidents, service requests and change requests)
  • Qualifications


  • Educational background in technical computer science, FH / HF degree beneficial
  • Experience

  • At least 5 years of experience in Cisco network administration, mainly in Switching and Datacenter technologies
  • Cisco CCNA or CCNP is an advantage
  • Experienced and interested in automation and/or orchestration (Ansible, Python, …)
  • Extensive experience and efficient in troubleshooting
  • Personal Attributes 

  • Independent and initiative personality
  • Highly customer-oriented way of working
  • Dedicated team player
  • Enjoys international collaboration, including 2-3 international business trips per year
  • Very good knowledge of written and spoken English, very good German is an advantage
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