Senior IT Network Engineer

Are you looking for an exciting opportunity to develop your IT infrastructure skills in an international pharmaceuticals company full of dedicated people who are passionate about driving an ambitious growth agenda to fulfil the aspiration of becoming a true global allergy leader? At ALK, we can offer you this – and more.

Do you enjoy working with challenges on an enterprise scale within IT infrastructure? Do you have a solid technical background combined with an adaptive mindset, and an ability to translate that into stable and mature solutions??

Then come join our global Core Infrastructure and Security team as a Senior IT Network Engineer, where you primarily will take lead and execute in designing, implementing, configuring, replacing and documenting critical network infrastructure solutions based on a wide range of technologies in close collaboration with global IT colleagues and end users.

Based at our Head Quarters in North Zealand (Hørsholm), you will form part of a global IT team consisting of approximately 110 employees located across Denmark, Spain, Poland, Germany, France and North America. You will report directly to our Director for Core IT Infrastructure and IT Security who is based in Italy.

In this role you can expect to travel internationally approx. 30-40 days annually.

The Position

As our Senior IT Network Engineer, you will:

  • Support, troubleshoot and develop existing systems, to ensure a high level of performance and stability and come up with innovative solutions to new business needs
  • Design, implement and operate Cisco Switches, Routers and Wireless controllers
  • Implement and operate Palo Alto Firewalls
  • Design, implement and operation global MPLS and IPSEC infrastructure.
  • Transform the network from pure MPLS into using a mix of MPLS, IPSEC and SD-WAN
  • Assist with implementation of innovative solutions to meet business needs
  • Provide directions to best practice, solutions and advise to management
  • Adhere to compliance, perform reporting, troubleshooting and focus on quality

Your qualifications
With proven experience working within network operation teams and an educational background in computer science, engineering or the like, you possess strong key stakeholder management skills and can collaborate at all levels within a global organisation.

It is important that you have solid experience with Cisco Switches, Routers, Wireless LAN Controllers and Identity Service Engine, Palo Alto firewalls or the like and dynamic routing protocols BGP and OSPF. Experience with VoIP systems, GxP and qualification of computerised systems is an advantage.

Furthermore, you possess strong oral and written communication skills and can communicate complex topics in a simple and clear way. As you will be managed remotely, it is important you can work independently and are good at managing your own time. You have a structured and process oriented working style balanced with a pragmatic and solutions-oriented approach.

Fluency in English and Danish is a prerequisite.

As a person, you are curious of nature, you enjoy working with a variety of people and you have a genuine interest in people. This combined with your eagerness to learn and to truly understand the business you work with, makes you a trusted and credible colleague.

We offer

At ALK, we pride ourselves in cultivating a learning culture, where our people have continuous opportunities to develop enabling them to always perform at their best. Our team is made up of highly skilled professionals working together as one team in an informal environment to deliver the results necessary to help make ALK a success.

You will get a chance to form strong collaborative relationships with colleagues and key stakeholders from various parts of the business and build up business acumen through these relations, ensuring you become a key player in supporting our ALK strategy.

We believe that physical presence enforces strong teamwork and collaboration and creates success, so it is important that you enjoy coming to work at our site in Hørsholm with a degree of flexibility to also work from home from time to time.

Contact and application

As ALK is working with Brinch & Partners on this recruitment, please direct any questions about this role to Partner Jens Christian Jensen on email or phone +4527847405.

Application deadline: 30 June 2022

Jens Christian Jensen

+45 2784 7405