Network engineer

Gedeon Richter Plc. is an innovation-driven specialty pharmaceutical company with over a hundred years of experience, headquartered in Hungary. We are currently looking for an experienced network engineer to actively assist our operations while building a new IT team within the organisation.

Main tasks:

  • Planning and performing project and maintenance activities (such as installation, upgrade, configuration administration of network components);
  • project and architecture management: providing proper architectural plan and identifying dependencies, key factors in network extension projects;
  • conducting network assessments and recommending best practices to optimize performance, scalability, availability and security;
  • providing data center production support;
  • analyzing and resolving network and security related incidents;
  • maintaining strong cooperation with stakeholders;
  • translating customer requirements into technical solutions and functional specifications;
  • ensuring prompt application of changes, incident and problem management;
  • supporting validation processes and documentation


  • MSc or BSc degree in computer science, engineering, or a related technical field;
  • 5+ years of relevant working experience in network operations or network security;
  • excellent troubleshooting and problem-solving skills;
  • CCNP certification or equivalent knowledge, experience in working with ITIL;
  • good command of written and spoken English;
  • sound IP knowledge and hands-on experience with installation of network elements and accepted best-practices;
  • deployment and administration of network solutions with Cisco and Fortinet;
  • experience in next-generation firewall operation;
  • customer- and quality focused attitude, service-oriented mindset.

Preferred skills, advantages:

  • BGP, OSPF, EIGRP, Nexus VPC protocols, DNS and IP Address Management best practices;
  • Linux/Unix administration skills;
  • experience in VPN solutions, Cisco Firepower, Web Application Firewall, FortiDDOS;
  • experience in Cisco ISE management;
  • familiarity with network management tools are an advantage.

What we offer:

  • Fast growing IT organization with challenging tasks in networking, network security and infrastructure technologies;
  • wide range of benefits;
  • great opportunity for professional development in a newly established department;
  • training opportunities;
  • great reputation at a well established pharmaceutical firm;
  • work life balance, family friendly company culture (company nursery);
  • gym, pool, sport courts for free time activities.


  • IT Operation, Telecommunication
  • IT Administrator
  • Network and System Engineer
  • Full time

Experience required:

  • 5-10 years professional experience

Required language level:

  • English - intermediate / communication

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