Cloud NetOps Engineer

Cloud NetOps Engineer

Looking for a network engineer to join our platform engineering team to optimize, manage and protect our cloud-native best-in-class and fully automated development, staging and production environment.

About Paack 📦

Paack is an avant-garde technology start-up in the logistics sector. It was founded in 2015, and since then, the company has experienced strong global growth and it currently operates in 70 cities across different countries such as Spain, the UK, France, and Portugal. Our success is backed by renowned European investors.

We believe the future of e-commerce deliveries is a customer-controlled system that schedules the distribution according to clients’ preferences. Additionally, our approach blends the last mile delivery experience with an environmental-friendly service. Paack wants to establish a combination of the two as the new market standard. Hence, we ensure clients receive their parcels in a time that suits them while contributing to sustainability.

Our product ecosystem was designed in-house allowing both technology and operationality to integrate perfectly, delivering parcels more efficiently. This results in unprecedented outcomes, offering our retail clients a competitive advantage whilst reducing the impact of their carbon footprint. Due to previously mentioned reasons, some of the best retailers (Amazon, Inditex Group (Zara), H&M, El Corte Inglés, etc) have chosen Paack as their exclusive partner.

Our team of Paackers is multicultural, multilingual, and highly qualified. We enjoy the challenges of scaling a global technology and logistics business, facing them with ambition.

In accordance with our corporate values: We CareWe ThriveWe Innovate, Paack is looking for inspiring people, people who love to grow exceeding expectations, and challenge the status quo.

Paack is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace, committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive workplace.

Our team 🤲

Paack is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace, committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive workplace.

Our team of Paackers is multicultural, multilingual, and highly qualified. We are entrepreneurial, and, inherently, we like to work hard. We enjoy all the challenges of scaling a global technology and logistics business, and we face them with ambition.

The engineering team has a flat management structure. The teams are organized by functional areas. Technical decisions are made as a team taking in the feedback and thought process of the engineers. Team members are free to move between different teams based on the feedback of their team members and the status of their projects.

We work from different locations across the globe in different time zones. We follow agile practices like sprint planning, daily standup, and retrospectives through Slack and perform pair programming sessions and weekly engineering talks.

Development Practices 🤖

Our development principles stand with distributed microservices, cloud-native and serverless in public cloud providers like GCP.

We automate everything from development, deployment, and infrastructure management.

We thrill in cloud engineering, performance analysis, observability, robustness, scalability, complexity control and a deep understanding of low-level details.

We have established a culture of DevOps that helps teams collaborate better and deliver reliable software faster. However, this stays an evergreen challenge; so there is room for improvement.

About the job 👩‍💻👩‍💻

We are looking for a network engineer to join our platform engineering team as the first cloud Netops/SRE hire to optimize, manage, and protect our cloud-native best-in-class and fully automated development, staging, and production environments.

Main duties: 

  • Design, configure and support our global network infrastructure, collaborating across multiple teams to optimize for proprietary low latency applications.
  • Responsible for the reliability, availability and network performance of our cloud-based applications.
  • Responsible for the technical delivery of the networking solution from high-level design to delivery and transition to service.
  • Support and troubleshoot hybrid wireless and wired  network environment.
  • Take an automated, data-driven approach to diagnose and solving complex network infrastructure issues.
  • Leverage automation skills and take a “net ops” approach to improve the efficiency of network management, deployment and maintenance of proprietary applications.
  • Propose new cloud networking features adoption.
  • Be outspoken in meetings and generate new ideas for the team.

What are we looking for?🦸‍♀️🦸‍♂️

If you're a Networking wizard, love new technologies, a hands-on person, a structured change agent and are looking for a new business challenge, then keep on reading…

Requirements:

  • Familiar with Google Cloud networking configuration and security capabilities.
  • Proven hands-on network and security experience CCNP or higher understanding of networking protocols (e.g. IPSEC, HSRP, BGP, OSPF, 802.11, QoS).
  • Hands-on experience with configuring and installing various network devices and services including; routers, switches, firewalls, VPN, QoS).
  • A solid understanding of the OSI or TCP/IP model.
  • Hands-on experience with monitoring, network and security diagnostic and network analytics tools.
  • Thorough knowledge of network protocols and security technologies.
  • Familiar with different vendors like Cisco and Unifi.
  • Familiar with programming languages such us python and yaml descriptors.
  • Familiar with automation tools (Terraform, Git, Ansible, Puppet). 
  • CCNA/CCNP level of certification is preferred.
  • Experience working with Network monitoring tools.

Human Attributes:

  • Passion for new and emerging technology, able to adapt to new processes and practices (i.e. software designed networks). 
  • Likes to work iteratively, start simple and scale fast.
  • Ability to thrill in a fast-paced environment.
  • Experience in operating at a senior level in a team of skilled technical individuals.
  • Self-motivated, able to work in a high-pressure environment.
  • Persistence and dedication.
  • Strong organizational, planning and time management skills.
  • Ability to build strong and effective working relationships on an ongoing basis.

Why Paack? 👈

Because to lead the online market delivery revolution we need enthusiastic, energetic, and committed people. People, who also bring strong expertise in their professional area and have a learning mindset.

If you commit to bringing all the above, we do commit to:

  • A great project in a fast-growing start-up, which is revolutionizing last-mile delivery in major European cities (London, Paris, Madrid, Barcelona, Lisbon, etc).
  • A place where you'll grow and build a successful career being part of a unique Team, both human and professional.
  • Collaborative work environment, we are passionate about new ideas and suggestions.
  • Very experienced people to work with. We want you to feel inspired by us, and us inspired by you.
  • Flexible and fully remote work schedule.
  • Flexible compensation plan (ticket restaurant, ticket transport, training, health insurance)

Who will be part of your team?🧑‍🤝‍🧑

Olivier Colinet (Chief Product & Technology Officer): ex-Googler and founding member of Google Cloud in EMEA

Santiago Moncada & Nicolas Francia (Cloud NetOps Engineer)

Next steps📝

Sounds like a fit? Come and join our growth. If you believe you can thrive in this role, please submit your CV and any accompanying materials by completing the below.

Once we have reviewed your application and suitability, we’ll then be in touch to arrange a call as a next step. After which we’d invite you to visit us and meet the team. We thank you in advance.

Additional information

  • Remote status

    Fully remote

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

Department

Who are our Paackers?

People who care about what they do while respecting others and striving for innovation.

Every member is a fantastic contributor to the team who inspires and gets inspired by their colleagues. All Paackers are highly motivated to accomplish Paack's vision of "leading sustainable logistics for eCommerce in Europe."

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