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Global Network Engineer

Software and Services
Services & Delivery
1901411 Requisition #

Interested in making the world more resourceful,
in a newly established R&D centre
and in cloud based IoT energy management solutions?


Itron is committed to make the world more resourceful by providing solutions that help manage energy, gas and water more efficiently while fostering the development of smart cities. In Hungary we are present with a manufacturing plant in Gödöllő and an R&D centre in Budapest at Deák Palota that was established in 2017 June and was awarded with the prestigious investor of the year in the R&D investment category.


We are developing the next generation products of Itron portfolio, such as Temetra, Openway Riva, a massive scale IoT platform and a Street light vision management solution, whilst providing complex managed services oriented around business outcomes, respectively 2nd and 3rd level technical support across multiple Itron products to customers in every geographical area around the globe. We are working in a casual dress-code, flexibly with a start between 8-10 and from home on an ad-hoc basis.  Join us as a


Network Engineer


We are seeking an experienced network engineer to support the complex network infrastructure that underpins the services we provide to our customers. You will be working from Budapest as part of a virtual team who’s other members are located in the US. The technology stack that you could dive into is geared primarily around Cisco devices, but it also includes F5, Palo Alto, Fortinet, A10, Pulse Secure, SolarWinds and Arista components.


What you will be doing

  • Provide support on routing, switching, security firewalling fields
  • Administer firewalls, remote access VPN, and security perimeter
  • Administer LAN and WAN services including site-to-site IPESC VPN tunnels
  • Use best practices in network administration, configuration, and support
  • Troubleshooting and resolution of network and telecom issues including Level 3/4 support
  • Manage and prioritize multiple problems and issues with minimal supervision

Skills required:

  • At least 4 years related experience of routing, switching and security firewall fields
  • Extensive understanding and working experience in Cisco Routing and Switching
  • Strong troubleshooting and problem-solving skills, resiliency in the face of continual change, and ability to handle high demands
  • Must have strong interpersonal skills and be able to work well with customers
  • Bachelor Degree in relevant field
  • Fluent English


Desired skills:

  • Experience with IPV6
  • Experience with A10 or F5.
  • Experience with Fortinet or Palo Alto firewalls
  • Experience with Arista
  • Experience with SolarWinds


We offer you:

Purpose: opportunity to create a more resourceful world by working on 21st century's biggest challenges: water, energy and gas 

Career: a newly established R&D center with immense growth in multinational environment

Personal development: English, soft skill and technical trainings

Community: Pizza parties, Yoga, Chill room, Xbox, foosball and other events


Compensation package

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Selection process

  1. an initial 30-60 minutes long discussion with a recruiter giving you more background on the firm, the position whilst discussing your background and expectations
  2. a 60-90 minutes long professional interview in person with our local team members, focusing on your technical skills and team-fitting
  3. a 60 minutes long skype interview with the remote team members, concentrating on your professional skills and team-fitting
  4. a final 60 minutes long interpersonal interview with local and remote management and HR to get to know you in person


If you have any further questions, please contact us at bud-recruitment@itron.com

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