Network Routing/Switching Engineer

The Contraste Europe Group builds strong relations with its clients. It offers a range of IT services such as: Advisory, Solutions, Applications and Infrastructure. The Group’s sector focus is with finance, utilities, public institutions and non-commercial organisations. We are operating on three countries located in Belgium, Luxemburg and France.

For one of our major clients in the financial sector, we are looking for a Network Routing/Switching Engineer.


Infrastructure Services


Network / Telecom Engineer


French, Dutch, English





We offer

• A challenging position in a fast growing company with an international presence.
• A stimulating working environment with a really good team spirit maintained by lots of internal events (teambuilding, ...).
• A dynamic culture focused on personal development.
• A wide range of training and career development opportunities.

Your profile

• Degree in Computer Science or Certifications in Network Technologies, Information Systems, or other related disciplines (preferred).
• 3-5 years minimum of experience in the field or in a related area.
• Good knowledge with routing and switching technology (BGP, ISIS, OSPF, VRF, MPLS, GRE, IPSEC, OTV...)
• Excellent understanding TCP/IP protocols and related DNS (Infoblox), QoS
• Knowledge of Cisco ACS / ISE / Prime, CheckPoint, F5, Ansible is a plus.
• Experience in SDN / Cisco ACI is a real asset.
• Ability to work analytically in a problem-solving environment.
• Excellent customer service skills.
• Ability to learn new technologies and disciplines quickly.
• Ability to function effectively in a fast-paced team environment.
• Fluent in English (French and/or Dutch is a plus)
• Ability to function in a team oriented environment.
• This position requires an individual with good communication (both verbal and written), organizational, and analytical / problem-solving skills.
• The individual must be able to work in a fast-paced environment and perform tasks with a high degree of quality, while following existing processes and operational procedures.
• Additionally, the position requires the ability to work with members of other teams and staff to meet all necessary department and organizational goals.
• Position available on Paris or Brussels with regular trip to foresee (once a month in one or the other location)

Your role

The Network Engineer will contribute to a team responsible for the day-to-day operation and monitoring of the Networks and project delivery.
The candidate will assist in setup and maintenance of production network infrastructure, as well as contributing to the configuration of network devices related to project delivery.
This position requires a broad knowledge of LAN/WAN systems, Software Defined Network (ACI technology), … It involves analytical skills and troubleshooting capability to work with the team member to quickly diagnose and resolve network issues.

• Set up, configure, and support network Infrastructure (Cisco defined, F5, Palo Alto, Checkpoint, ACI, …)
• Assist with maintaining current documentation of related corporate network implementation.
• Involvement in troubleshoot network systems.
• Provide network project support to other teams with the implementation of enterprise and operational service upgrades and new initiatives.
• Be involved in Infrastructure and Business projects by delivering the required infrastructure (and related documentation).
• Perform vulnerability assessment, IOS validation & upgrade.
• Maintain process like Configuration Management and Monitoring of the infrastructure.
• Optimize our current network implementation and introduce automation services in our environment
• Integrate Watch-Duty role and support Week-End interventions