• Senior Data Center Engineer (m/f)

for the Frankfurt office

Your tasks

  • Optimisation and expansion throughout Europe of the passive and active network infrastructure
  • Configuration and servicing of high-end switches, routers and firewalls
  • Involvement in the implementation of new network services and designs
  • Preparation of technical documentation, presentations and training materials for colleagues and customers
  • Supporting other departments, e.g., as a presales or solution architect
  • Participation in and technical support of customer-specific projects
  • Complying with the incident and change management processes
  • Rendering all services of the e-shelter service portfolio provided for in SLAs

Your profile

  • Completion of professional training as an IT specialist or IT system electronics technician
  • Two to three years of professional experience in a data centre or telecommunications environment
  • Extensive knowledge in the area of optical transmission as well as with CWDM/DWDM technologies
  • Very good knowledge of routing and switching protocols such as OSPF, ISIS, BGP and MPLS
  • Willingness to work staggered hours, shifts and on-call duty .  Independent, reliable and analytical working habits, inspired by ITIL processes
  • Good command of spoken and written English
  • Ability to work in a team, high level of commitment, ability to work under pressure and flexibility
  • Class B driver’s license

Help shape the future in an exciting industry
e-shelter is one of the leading data center operators in Europe providing highly secure environments for housing and connectivity of IT and network systems. With a presence in all key city-markets of the DACH-region, e-shelter leverages 300 MW of power capacity and 90,000 sqm of data center space to deliver scalable data center solutions. As a member of the NTT Communications Group of companies e-shelter provides access to a global network of 140 data centers. Among e-shelter’s clients are financial services companies, telecoms operators, IT service and outsourcing providers as well as cloud service providers.

Approximately 400 people currently work for e-shelter. Our employees come from a wide range of different sectors and look for the best possible solution to every challenge. We  attribute considerable importance to collegiality, a great team spirit and excellent communication skills. As a performance-oriented company we value specialist knowledge and people who want to shape our business.

Would this be an interesting position for you?

If so, we are looking forward to receiving your application documents including the earliest possible entry date and desired salary (preferably via email).