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Junior Network Engineer

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Would you like to build cloud based IoT solutions that shape the future technologies for managing smart cities? 


Itron is a global technology company. We build solutions that help utilities measure, manage and analyze energy and water. Our broad product portfolio includes electricity, gas, water and thermal energy measurement and control technology; communications systems; software; and professional services. With thousands of employees supporting nearly 8,000 utilities in more than 100 countries, Itron empowers utilities to responsibly and efficiently manage energy and water resources.  


Itron’s Budapest Center of Excellence aims to be a leading center for innovative software and services solutions. We received the prestigious award of the Investor of the Year in the “R&D Investment“ Category in 2017 and have been growing ever since. We are now looking to expand or network team with a:  


Junior Network Engineer



You will work as a member of the Global Managed Services Infrastructure team which is a team of 8 distributed globally in Budapest, India and the US. Environments supported will be in physical data centers across the USA.   


You will have the opportunity to work and learn physical data center infrastructure, routing & switching and network security solutions.


What you will be doing

  • Perform firewall rules maintenance, changes and support
  • Provide data center production support
  • Analyze and resolve network performance issues
  • Setup customer VPN tunnels
  • Resolve incidents via ticketing systems
  • Monitor and analyze network traffic flows with common tools, escalate routing and switching issues found

Skills required

  • Bachelor or master’s Degree
  • Desire to specialize in computer network and interest for cloud technologies
  • Basic knowledge in computer networks (switching & routing concepts, firewalls and basic network components)
  • Strong troubleshooting and problem-solving skills.


Skills preferred

  • Basic knowledge of Cisco network hardware/technologies at a CCNA level (certification is a plus)
  • LAN/WAN experience
  • Switching and routing experience
  • Familiarity with networking protocols
  • ASA or F5 firewall knowledge
  • VPN related knowledge
  • Familiarity with public cloud concepts and related network aspects


We offer 

  • Opportunity to create a more resourceful world by working on 21st century's biggest challenges: water, energy and gas 
  • A newly established R&D center with immense growth in the heart of Budapest at Deák Ferenc square 
  • Cutting edge technologies (Cloud, IoT)
  • Chill room
  • Strong culture promoting work-life balance and flexibility 

Recent graduates (graduated within 2 years) are welcome to apply!

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