Head of Network Engineering

Head of Network Engineering.

Head of Network Engineering



CHF130000 - CHF150000 per annum





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Lead the Way as Head of Competence Center "Network Engineering"

Are you a seasoned leader with a profound understanding of network technologies? Are you ready to shape the future of our "Network Engineering" Competence Center and drive excellence in employee development and specialist skills? If you're up for a challenge that combines strategic thinking, leadership, and technical expertise, we want to hear from you!

What's Waiting for You:

At the heart of our success lies the "Network Engineering" Competence Center - a hub of expertise in network technologies such as WAN, LAN, WLAN, SD-WAN, NextGen Firewall, VPN, and web security. As the leader of this center, you'll bring together the best minds in the field, equipping our business units with the knowledge and capable individuals they need to meet customer demands. You'll ensure the continuous growth and refinement of specialized skills through ongoing employee training and development.

Your Responsibilities:

In your role as Head of Competence Center "Network Engineering," you'll take on a people-centric leadership role. Your responsibilities will include:

- Collaborating closely with business unit leaders to align your team's operations with long-term goals.

- Managing budget planning, personnel recruitment, and knowledge/skills management.

- Conducting regular personnel discussions and overseeing performance assessments and reporting.

- Coaching and mentoring your team while actively participating in the center's activities as a Senior Network Engineer.

- Establishing and upholding standards within the Competence Center, fostering stakeholder relationships, and driving the center's growth and maintenance.

What You Bring:

- A comprehensive knowledge and hands-on experience in network technologies.

- Exceptional leadership and communication skills, coupled with effective coaching abilities.

- The ability to think strategically and holistically, connecting the dots across networks.

- A strong commitment to quality and a keen eye for detail.

- Outstanding social skills that foster collaboration and teamwork.

- A genuine passion for engaging with and motivating people.

- A practical, hands-on approach to tasks and challenges.

What We Offer You:

- Flexibility in working hours and part-time arrangements.

- Option for location-independent work, home office, or remote work for up to 5 days a week.

- Generous vacation days, with increases based on age.

- Paid holidays and potential unpaid leave options.

- Comprehensive parental leave policies.

- State-of-the-art hardware and a covered cell phone subscription.

- Above-average benefits in the pension fund, including employer and employee contributions.

- Private supplementary accident insurance.

- Support for further training and continued payment of wages during training.

- Electric vehicle charging at our Gerlafingen location.

- A vibrant work environment with unique perks like Mario Kart Racing, a Silent Room, team events, and more.

How to Apply:

If you see yourself fitting into our innovative and dynamic team, we're excited to receive your complete application in electronic form. Join us in shaping the future of network engineering and leadership excellence at Somnitec.

Ready to take on the challenge? Apply now and make your mark!

Darwin Recruitment AG is a Zurich based, SECO licensed, privately owned subsidiary of Darwin Professional Staffing Group Ltd (a Global IT Recruitment Consultancy).

Darwin Recruitment AG manages client relationships whilst also utilising Darwin Professional Staffing Group databases and networks to source Candidates and fulfil client requests.

We do not ask for a placement fee from Candidates/Employees.

If you wish to contact a specialist regarding this role, or your job search in general, please contact +41 (0)43 456 29 09

Ryan Walker

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