Network Specialist Volvo Group Connected Solutions

Network Specialist – Volvo Group Connected Solutions
Volvo Group Connected Solutions is a global organization that leads the development of Volvo’s connected services and solutions of tomorrow. We work at the forefront of connectivity by collecting and analyzing data from over 1 000 000 Volvo customer assets. The organization is set-up to deliver competitive offerings, shorten time to market and provide an arena for new service innovations together with customers, partners and the Volvo Group.
As you can imagine, keeping track of over 1 000 000 connected customer assets rolling around the world is indeed a challenge. Now ponder, that vehicles in a few years will be autonomous – and you’ve got the challenge of your life. Our Technology team manages the development and maintenance of our global connectivity platform – and your experience is needed.

We are now looking for a Network Specialist within the Network Operations team.
Role description
The Network Operations team support the delivery of connected vehicle services for all Volvo brands and has the full responsibility for the design, implementation and availability of the global hybrid network infrastructure and services utilized. A major element of the daily business is in understanding the incoming business and technical requirements and translating these into robust and efficient network solutions needed to fulfill demanding customer requirements.
Personal Attributes
The ideal candidate will be a highly skilled competent individual, having a solid network background and in depth understanding of the protocols and techniques commonly used. Having a structured, organized approach and a passion for learning new technologies and how to utilize them in the best possible way are second nature to you. Customer focused and a natural team player, you enjoy contributing to and driving team deliveries with a positive, problem-solving attitude.
Key Responsibilities
  • Design, implement and test well-functioning network solutions supporting our application needs
  • Assisting Domain Teams to design and implement the optimal solutions needed
  • Providing support during incidents and deployments, occasionally outside of office hours
  • Troubleshooting system failures and identifying bottlenecks
  • Working with our partners to ensure solid end-to-end network implementations
  • Looking for ways to improve network security, reliability, performance, cost and automation
Competence Profile & Qualifications
  • Very good understanding of LAN/WAN networks, TCP/IP protocols and network technologies
  • Outstanding diagnostic, problem-solving and analytical skills
  • Experienced in automation, configuration and management of network infrastructure
  • Specific experience of Juniper, Big IP F5 and Palo Alto is an advantage
  • Good knowledge and hands-on experience of cloud network technologies is highly desired
  • Linux and scripting skills, competent in CloudFormation
  • Industry certifications strongly preferred
  • Minimum 5 years professional experience working with above
Location
The position is based at our riverside location in Lindholmen, Gothenburg, Sweden.
For more information please contact Craig Tivendale , Manager – Hosting & Delivery +46 703 222980

About Us

The Volvo Group is one of the world's leading manufacturers of trucks, buses, construction equipment and marine and industrial engines under the leading brands Volvo, Renault Trucks, Mack, UD Trucks, Eicher, SDLG, Terex Trucks, Prevost, Nova Bus, UD Bus and Volvo Penta.

Volvo Group Connected Solutions is a global organization that leads the development of Volvo’s connected services and solutions of tomorrow. We work at the forefront of connectivity by collecting and analyzing data from over 1 000 000 Volvo customer assets. The organization is set-up to deliver competitive offerings, shorten time to market and provide an arena for new service innovations together with customers, partners and the Volvo Group. 

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