Senior Netwok Engineer

Job location:
Paris, France
Created moment:
July 3, 2024
Job reference:
REQ - 08419

The Company

The world’s leading supplier of mineral-based specialty solutions for industry with 14,000 employees, operations in more than 40 countries, and €4.3 billion in revenue in 2022.
Imerys delivers high-value-added, functional solutions to a great number of sectors, from processing industries to consumer goods. The Group draws on its understanding of applications, technological knowledge and expertise in material science to deliver solutions by beneficiating its mineral resources, synthetic minerals and formulations. Imerys’ solutions contribute essential properties to customers’ products and their performance, including heat resistance, hardness, conductivity, opacity, durability, purity, lightness, filtration, absorption and water repellency. Imerys is determined to develop responsibly, in particular by fostering the emergence of environmentally-friendly products and processes.
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The Position

Senior Netwok Engineer

Job Summary

Manage and maintain our company’s enterprise network. Responsible for managing and mentoring junior network engineering staff and handling advanced support issues. Responsible for the functional management of our network, the delegation of tasks, and the resolution of network issues.

Responsibilities And Duties

  • Collaborating with network architects to design and implement functional company networks.
  • Installing and configuring networking hardware.
  • Creating and implementing network security measures.
  • Managing and mentoring junior Network Engineering staff.
  • Conducting regular network performance tests.
  • Delegating networking maintenance tasks to junior staff.
  • Dealing with escalated network support issues.
  • Drawing up network status reports.

Skills & Person Specification

  • Master’s degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science, or other related fields
  • Past experience as a Network Administrator or Network Engineer, preferably in a senior position
  • Experience of network administration and architecture
  • Sound knowledge of coding languages for scripting
  • Knowledge of communication protocols specifically routing protocols like BGP, OSPF as well as TCP/IP
  • Sound knowledge about network security and control models
  • Experience with network monitoring, diagnostics and analysis tools
  • Exceptional organizational, leadership and management skills
  • An analytical mind with a problem-solving attitude
  • Ability to take quick decisions while working independently

Position Type

Full time



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