Share this Job

Global Network Engineer (f/m/x) IT Operations

Date: 26-Jan-2019

Location: Nuremberg, Germany

Company: Panalpina

Req ID: 156815
Job Function: IT
Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-time
Contract Type: Permanent
Job Level: Professional
Travel Required: up to 10%

Start Date: 01/04/2019

We are looking to hire a Global Network Engineer (f/m/x) IT Operations in Nuremberg at the earliest possible start date.


As a member of our global IT team, you manage and support new network infrastructure and life cycle projects of international Panalpina locations. The following tasks describe your job in detail:

• Coordinate with local IT on LAN/WAN/Wi-Fi projects to ensure they are successfully completed on time and within scope

• Design network infrastructure for new sites and site extensions

• Install and configure network devices remotely (Switches, Routers, Wireless LAN)

• Ensure proper documentation and bring systems into operation

• Coordinate activities with external service providers for managed services

• Maintain detailed network diagrams and inventory

• Provide support for network services for LAN (L2/L3 Switches), WAN (MPLS, VPN, BGP,EIGRP, PBR) and W-LAN

• Open, follow-up and escalate of tickets with external service providers; process tickets created on the internal ticket system


• University degree in computer science or information technology or IT apprenticeship with respective further education

• At least 4 years professional experience, ideally in international network projects

• Expert knowledge of network technologies (routers, switches, Wi-Fi) and experience in project management

• Good understanding of network operation, network monitoring tools and best practices

• Good knowledge of MPLS/VPN networks and enterprise routing protocol (BGP, EIGRP)

• CCNA / CCNP networking certifications are desirable

• Team player with analytical and solution-oriented thinking

• Fluent in English and German (spoken and written) as well as willingness to travel about 10% internationally

Specifics for Job/Environment

• Interesting and challenging task in an international environment and a defined responsibility

• Personal development and flat decision-making levels

• Contribution and space to turn new and own ideas into reality

• Attractive salary plus company pension scheme

We are looking forward to receive your application in English including information on the earliest possible start date and your salary expectations.


If you wish to learn more about this opportunity, please contact:

Human Resources Germany

Lisa Wiemann

+49(0)6105 937 539

Persons with a severe disability are invited to apply.

The Panalpina Group is one of the world's leading providers of supply chain solutions, combining its core products of Air Freight, Ocean Freight, and Logistics to deliver globally integrated, tailor-made end-to-end solutions. The Panalpina Group operates a global network with some 500 offices in more than 70 countries, and employs around 14,000 people worldwide.