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Network Engineer (France)

6WIND is a leading networking software company and the worldwide market leader for vRouter solutions. 6WIND software is deployed globally by Service Providers, Systems Integrators and Tier-1 OEMs, allowing customers to replace expensive hardware with flexible virtualized software solutions for routing and end to end security use cases.

Our worldwide customer base spans over 50 countries.

We offer a supportive environment to help you grow and excel both professionally and personally. This role is an excellent platform from which you can advance and evolve your career within 6WIND.

Network Engineer

In this role, as a Network Engineer, your main objective will be to ensure 6WIND Customer Satisfaction with the solutions they have implemented.
Our product portfolio includes the 6WIND Cloud, the Virtual Service Router (VSR) as well as the Virtual Accelerator. Our solutions are based on Software Defined Network and Network Function Virtualization cutting edge technologies.
In your day to day business you will interact with 6WIND international customers and liaise with our internal teams to ensure you deliver an exceptional customer experience.

Primary Responsibilities include:

  • Being the point of contact for various customers such as : Communications Service Providers, Internet Service Providers and Enterprises, based worldwide (90% of our clients are based outside of France)
  • Helping customers with the deployment of 6WIND Solutions in their own infrastructure and making sure they’re using it in the most efficient way
  • Liaising internally with the R&D and Professional Services teams to solve complex customer issues, including bugs requiring indepth technical investigation in the Linux based system
  • Delivering exceptional customer service, with commitment and high reliability

Primary Responsibilities include:

  • Excellent knowledge of communication/networking protocols such as TCP/IP,IPsec, BGP, OSPF, VRRP, SNMP
  • Excellent knowledge of Linux/UNIX system administration
  • Team working spirit
  • High level of commitment to relationship building
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Fluency in English (writing and speaking)
  • Experience in virtualization and container environment would be an asset

A successful candidate will also:

Enjoy the dynamic atmosphere required to rapidly grow business.

  • Have a passion for technology – especially disruptive ones!
  • Enjoy interacting with customers, building trust and solving problems.
  • Be ready for joining an exciting adventure, human and technology wise!