Senior IT networking specialist
Can you take responsibility for business-critical IT Network and Infrastructure operations in a company with 70 sites all over Denmark and Norway? Do you dream of building your career with a global, heavy industry leader? Then you could be the perfect match for our international IT department.
Cast a solid career with a heavy industry leader
As our new Senior IT Networking Specialist, you will play a central part in the smooth running of our business, both locally with Aalborg Portland and with our Italian mother company, Cementir Holding. In order to deliver and produce cement and concrete at several decentralized sites, we are heavily reliant on a stable wired and cellular network. You will take primary responsibility for our Scandinavian sites, as well as collaborating with colleagues all over the world, sharing experience and insights to deliver the best IT infrastructure on a global level. In short, your primary responsibilities are to:
- Optimize Networking (SDWAN, MPLS, Network Security Management, LAN Management, IP Phone systems) for both Aalborg Portland and the whole Cementir Group, cooperating with the IT team.
- Ensure successful delivery of projects in the Networking area; Participate in the estimation, planning, mobilization, execution and successful closure of projects.
- Help provide excellent support, comply with the corporate procedures, the SLA and the best practices identified (ITIL/COBIT).
In addition, you will be responsible for addressing the main issues in the Nordic & Baltic region, helping the Local and Corporate teams ensure optimal system and network performance.
Solid experience with network technologies
To succeed as our new Senior IT Networking Specialist, we imagine you hold a bachelor's degree in business or a technology-related field and have at least five years of experience within IT and deploying Microsoft Solutions projects. But where you have acquired your expertise is less important, as long as you can demonstrate solid experience and a strong track record of working with the latest networking technologies. Specifically, it is essential that you have:
- Superior knowledge of Networking (WAN/LAN/Security)
- Participated and possibly lead projects concerning the deployment of a WAN (based upon MPLS or SDWAN)
- Hands-on knowledge of Cisco technology, possibly certified
- Worked on UCC environment (Videoconferences integrated with other tools and systems)
- Hands-on experience with IP phone systems
- Knowledge of Microsoft platform technologies
You speak and write English fluently, with knowledge of Danish being a plus, and you are good at cultivating great working relationships with colleagues, customers and business partners. In addition, experience with cloud server management, ITIL, social collaboration tools, project management and working with external vendors and consultants is an advantage.
Make a solid team the foundation for your work-life
The IT team in Aalborg Portland consists of 8 skilled, experienced and independent colleagues who look out for each other and provide a good and supportive professional environment. The team covers a wide range of tasks and many different locations. The IT team in Aalborg Portland also works closely with the global Cementir Holding organization, so collaboration and coordination with colleagues all over the world and taking part in international assignments is part of your everyday work. This requires you to be available to travel up to 10% of the time. Some off-shift work will be necessary to support project implementation, application changes and/or conversions that are required to be done outside of normal business hours. Typically, these are scheduled at night and/or weekends.
How to apply
Send your application in English through "Apply here". To start the application process, click ‘Apply’ at the bottom of the page. If you have any questions about the position, please contact Jonas Johanneson at + 45 40160505. Please indicate your preferred workplace – Copenhagen or Aalborg – in the application.
Application deadline: 18.10.2020
In Aalborg Portland, you are a part of a market leader within cement and concrete – the most fundamental building material in the world. Aalborg Portland is regionally headquartered in Denmark and has with our Italian mother company, Cementir Holding, activities throughout Scandinavia, Europe, the Middle- and the Far East as well as the USA. We have used our strength to position the company as a global leader within white cement, and continually expand within our core areas.