Our mission as research: Discover personalized medical solutions for environmentally triggered diseases to promote a healthier society in a rapidly changing world.

At our institute you will find a scientifically stimulating international environment. Together with renowned scientists and supported by an excellent infrastructure you will have the opportunity to make an important contribution for a healthier society.

The Information and Communication Technology (ICT) division supports the renowned researchers of Helmholtz Munich in a vibrant international environment with all aspects of a modern, forward-looking ICT and office infrastructure. In collaboration with highly dynamic and innovative research teams, we implement various services and applications, from standard workstations to artificial intelligence and deep learning. Digitization is a strategic guiding principle for the development of the center.

We are looking for a

Senior Network Engineer (f/m/x) 101389

Image Full time
Image Neuherberg near Munich
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Your responsibilities

  • administration, installation, configuration, monitoring of network components (router, switches and overarching technologies like SDN)
  • troubleshooting of campus network, end user network problems
  • rapid incident response
  • monitoring of services and network infrastructure (LAN, WAN, WLAN)
  • supporting, benchmarking and optimizing of federated data transfer services over WAN
  • develop standards for network setups and architectures for the center and others
  • compilation and maintenance of technical documentation

Your qualifications

  • bachelor or master (or comparable) degree in informatics, mathematics, or a related subject from a university with internationally accepted quality standards or equivalent working experience in a related job
  • profound knowledge in operating of complex network infrastructures (WAN, LAN, VPN, WLAN, SDN), as well as practical experience in the field of routing and switching
  • at least 3 years of hands on experience in such complex network environment
  • experience with standard IT services and processes (e.g. ITIL)
  • structured and systematic working style, excellent analytical skills
  • high willingness for continued education, ability to work in a team, service orientation
  • proficient knowledge of English

Ideally knowledge in further relevant areas such as

  • experience with firewall technology such as Cisco ASA and Checkpoint
  • CCNA or CCNP certified or equivalent training
  • knowledge of Python and Linux
  • knowledge of German

What we offer you

work-life balance
flexible working hours & working-time models
continuous education and training
30 days annual leave
on-site health management service
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Image on-site nursery & holiday care
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Image company pension scheme
Image discounted public transport ticket

Provided that the prerequisites are fulfilled, a salary level up to E 13 is possible. Social benefits are based on the collective agreement for the federal public service (TVöD). The position is (initially) limited to two years, under certain circumstances an extension can be arranged.

To promote diversity, we welcome applications from talented people regardless of gender, cultural background, nationality, ethnicity, sexual identity, physical abilities, religion and age. Qualified applicants with physical disabilities will be given preference.
If you have obtained a university degree abroad, we require further documents from you regarding the recognition of the degree. Please request the recognition as early as possible.

If you have further questions, simply contact Fr. Ursula Grimm, Tel. 089-3187-4198, who will be happy to be of assistance.
Helmholtz Zentrum München
Deutsches Forschungszentrum für Gesundheit und Umwelt (GmbH)
ICT Information Communication Technology
Ingolstädter Landstraße 1

85764 Oberschleißheim

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