1&1 Joboffer
For our location in Berlin we are looking for a:

Head of Platform Engineering Network (f/m/d)

Reference ID: BE-PrBi-1810081

Your Tasks:

  • Support, guide, and inspire a team of engineers to develop and operate our network infrastructure, drive reliability and performance across massive scale by mastering the full depth of the stack for our network infrastructure.
  • Evaluate upcoming technology trends and what they mean for ProfitBricks. Initiate and manage projects to continuously enhance our platforms and make them future-proof.
  • Responsibility for maintaining and scaling our network infrastructure while keeping our revenue-critical services and applications fast, stable, reliable and available.
  • Solve problems arising from our large-scale operations and ensure that measures are taken to sustainably eliminate problems and risks.
  • Work closely with the business stakeholders to influence and create new designs, architectures, and standards.
  • Participate and drive production readiness reviews and postmortems.
  • Engage in software performance analysis and system-tuning.

We Appreciate:

  • Experience working as a Platform Engineering Manager or in a similar technical leadership position at a IaaS or cloud services provider.
  • In-depth knowledge in virtualized and non-virtualized network infrastructure within highly scalable cloud infrastructures.
  • Solid know how of Infiniband.
  • Systems Engineering - large-scale system design exposure, in-depth understanding of Linux systems internals, TCP/IP networking, Infiniband, network technologies.
  • Cloud Engineering - Strong experience with AWS or Google Cloud Platforms, solid understanding of performance and scalability requirements, security practices, automation and monitoring.
  • Excellent troubleshooting and analytical skills.
  • Passion for building, leading and nurturing successful engineering teams.
  • Good understanding of ITSM practices. ITIL certification is a plus.
  • A clear and fluid communication style when articulating your ideas.
  • English is a must, German a plus.

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