Are you keen to join a fast moving organization with an impressive global Network, a challenging multi-vendor setting and the most inspiring colleagues in the industry? Are you the experienced Network Architect we are looking for? Let’s talk!

What is the role about?

The Network Architect will be the ultimate Network technology expert within LeaseWeb. You will be the technical master mind behind our innovation policies, and the design and planning of our networks and internet connectivity.

This is a high profile role, based in our Amsterdam HQ, where the key decisions are made.

Key responsibilities:

  • Providing recommendations for network infrastructure or solutions (generic or customer specific, high level network design, migration and interconnection strategy)
  • Setting detailed technical standards and low and high level design for deployment of network technology (protocols, configurations)
  • Defining, implementing and maintaining approach to network security
  • Acting as the last resort to support network incident and problem management
  • Developing and keeping market expertise and up to date knowledge to support design and planning of networks and internet connectivity

Who are you?

Our ideal candidate will have:

  • 7 years + experience within the ISP sector
  • A bachelor degree (working level)
  • CCIE Written/CCIE Lab for Level 2 (or Juniper equivalent)
  • Cisco and Juniper experience
  • Oral and Written communication in English
  • Customer orientation
  • Extra-organizational awareness
  • Ability to take initiative
  • Commitment to quality
  • Drive to analyze complex problems and delivering good solutions
  • A balanced approach to stressful situations

The department

At LeaseWeb Network we procure, manage and support the networks and Internet traffic of the various LeaseWeb entities around the world and we support LeaseWeb enterprise customers with their advanced networking needs.

To ensure an optimized end-user experience for LeaseWeb's services, we have direct connectivity to more than 4000 Internet networks via our global Internet backbone with over 50 Points-of-Presence in Europe, the US and Asia, as well as to all major Tier 1 Internet backbones. Under the brand FiberRing we also provide network connectivity and Internet access services among the leading data centers in and around Amsterdam.

Our Network Operations team currently consists of a Technical Director, a Manager Network Operations, 4 Network Design Engineers and 10 Network Engineers.     




Work for LeaseWeb and be part of the beating heart of the internet. LeaseWeb is a leading Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) provider serving a worldwide portfolio of 17,500 customers ranging from SMBs to Enterprises. Our products include: Public Cloud, Private Cloud, Hybrid Hosting, Colocation, Dedicated Servers, CDN and Cyber Security services. Since 1997 LeaseWeb has provided infrastructure for mission-critical websites, internet applications, email servers, security, and storage services. We operate 17 data centres across Europe, Asia and North America, all of which are backed by a reliable worldwide network with a total capacity of more than 5.5 Tbps.

Driven by a deep commitment to our customers’ success, we continually work to create innovative products and solutions. When you join LeaseWeb, you become part of a team that is truly shaping the future of technology.

What we offer

The chance to leave your mark in a company that is growing quickly but still manages to keep a pioneer spirit.

A work hard, play hard mentality – great projects, great colleagues, great gaming room, great Friday drinks. Epic parties.

… And of course a competitive salary and very good secondary benefits like a defined contribution pension plan, a collective health care plan, annual bonus scheme, free lunch and fruit and 25 days of annual paid leave.

Want to learn more or apply?

Please use the link to apply, so we can get back to you as soon as possible.

If you need any further information, please don’t hesitate to contact James Lodge (Talent Acquisition Specialist) via or +31 621 500 063.  We look forward to meeting you!

Recruitment agency? Thank you for your interest, but we are sourcing all our candidates directly. We appreciate you trying anyway but please keep in mind that any unsolicited profiles you send us will be treated as direct applications.

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