network field engineer in Zurich

Matthew Smith, Zurich IT Professionals
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matthew smith, zurich it professionals
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Our client is a leader in the tech world and they are looking to add technical expertise to their team to work on an important project for them.  You will be based in Zurich, with an area responsible from Switzerland to just beyond Milan. This is a very good position to get your foot in the door with one of the world leaders in innovation. 

Network Field Engineer 12 month Contract

Location: Zurich 

  • Perform support to all data centers, POP's, and other locations by way of physical installation, repair, maintenance, and testing
  • Coordinate with third parties (network team, vendors, LEC) , where necessary  
  • Perform card adds or replacements, software upgrades, and associated testing. 
  • Provide site survey support for OSP and ISP projects 
  • Perform site audits and reconcile data discrepancies in coordination with relevant groups
  • Perform site surveys and audits in support of network builds, augments, or decommissions. 


  • Deep technical knowledge of Data Center and POP infrastructure
  • Strong experience in the installation and maintenance of network equipment such as DWDM, as well as associated tasks (testing, support, etc) 
  • Expertise with all telecommunications testing equipment, to the different OTDR, BER, and IP capable test sets 
  • Third party management experience preferred. 
  • Experience with logical inventories, and literacy in reading CAD drawings/blueprints etc. 
  • Willingness to travel 50-70% 

This is a very interesting time for our client and I hope we can interest you in being part of this project.  *Unfortunately, due to Swiss Employment Law, we will only be able to accept applications from those which are EU-25 citizens, or with existing permission to work in Switzerland