Eurofins Scientific is an international life sciences company, which provides a unique range of analytical testing services to clients across multiple industries.
The Group believes it is the world leader in food, environment, pharmaceutical and cosmetics products testing and in agroscience CRO services.
It is also one of the global independent market leaders in certain testing and laboratory services for genomics, discovery pharmacology, forensics, CDMO, advanced material sciences and for supporting clinical studies.
In addition, Eurofins is one of the leading global emerging players in specialty clinical diagnostic testing.
In 2018, Eurofins generated 4.2 billion Euro proforma turnover in 800 laboratories across 47 countries, employing about 45.000 staff.
We are looking for a delivery focused IT Infrastructure Engineer to design and lead complex projects in the context of SD-
WAN required for supporting corporate operations on technical management. The individual will be involved in championing new relevant technologies and will be involved in re-
build initiatives for existing infrastructure. This is a hands-on role that requires can-do attitude to establish close collaboration with the operations / infrastructure / project teams.
Specific assignments :
Contribute to further development and redesign of the SD-WAN backend infrastructure in accordance with relevant internal policies
Standardize and optimize the current environment in terms of efficiency and assessing modern technologies
Ensure network interoperability and propose SD-WAN infrastructure and rules for both on premise as well as cloud and hybrid cloud environment integrations
Design and develop SD-WAN rules for efficient and optimized traffic flow and stability
Be involved in the build integrations : from the planning / design phase up to delivery, hand over to operational teams and documentation.
Cooperate closely with the rest of IT Infrastructure & Operations, Architecture and Information Security teams.
Ensure that the performance, scalability, and security are optimized during the design and monitored and managed after delivery to operation.
Deliver quality documentation allowing for smooth transition of built elements to operations.
Contribute to bringing Eurofins IT infrastructure to the next maturity level, by ensuring close observance of the policies, rules and processes.
Hands-on configure and troubleshoot most crucial elements of Eurofins global IT infrastructure.
Project approach to resolve of technical problems. Troubleshoot occurring issues, getting to the root causes and supporting resolution of the issues found.
3rd Line of technical support for Priority 1 incidents.
Identify, document and promote best practices for IT infrastructure architecture and lead continuous improvement initiatives to drive higher efficiency and performance of the IT Infra services.
3-5 years of experience in IT Infrastructure and Operations.
Technically solid in corporate and enterprise scale of infrastructure implementation.
Strong working knowledge with data center networks with strong understanding of the OSI model, protocols, routing flow and network security
Thorough and demonstrable understanding of network operating systems, network devices, and networking protocols
Strong prior experience with VeloCloud SD-WAN products
Proven experience of acting as the expert in infrastructure / operations / project teams.
Global company experience (enterprise grade).
Personal skills :
Excellent communication with technical leaders.
Systems Thinking - the ability to see how parts interact with the whole (big picture thinking)
Able to work under minimal supervision
English spoken and written (B2 or above), Master’s degree (Bachelor also acceptable), able to do limited travel.