IT Operations - Network Engineer
Who we are
Klarna is one of Europe's fastest growing and most exciting financial technologies (FinTech) company valued at over $2.5bn and we’re growing by 40% a year. Here at Klarna we are striving to become the world’s favourite way to buy. It is a bold objective, but we are well on course to achieving it.
Klarna is already operating in 18 markets and we plan to keep expanding. We serve 60 million consumers, work with 70 000 merchants and process more than a million transactions a day. We have some pretty heavy-weight investors including Visa, Sequoia Capital, Permira and Anders Povlsen.
Unicorns are rare - and we are one of them! Unicorns are tech startups valued at over 1$Bn. Moreover, Klarna is listed 8th on CNBC most ‘disruptive companies in the world’ list for 2016, alongside Uber, AirBnB and coming above companies like Snapchat and Spotify - we are really starting to change the global world of payments.
Klarna is growing faster than ever. Our network infrastructure and services needs to continuously evolve to meet Klarna group needs and customer expectations. In order to enable growth with even more speed we are now in need of more passionate network engineers.As we are growing we have evolved the team structure - today Klarna has two network teams that are working closely together - Core Network and Application Network
What you will do
As a Network Engineer you will work with the network infrastructure - wireless, switches, routers, firewalls, load balancers, IPSEC/VPN, external connections (dark fiber, wavelength services, MPLS) or on more application related services such as CDN, WAF, Certificate Management, DNS/IPAM etc.Our responsibility covers data center networks, cloud networks, office networks and everything in between. Our mission is to deliver the smooothest user experience ever. Even though we often work with infrastructure in a classic way we are evolving the way we work. We automate as much as possible in order to deliver faster with the highest quality. Speed is essential to keep up with business needs.
You should have
As a candidate we would like you to have good experience with both data center and office networks. You probably have an area where you consider yourself to be the expert. You are a team player that likes to grow together with the team. Giving support to your colleagues as well as listening to them is natural for you. You have probably good experience with routing protocols, dhcp, dns, 802.1x, policy servers etc. in an enterprise environment. You like automation development and have done some work with python and ansible. You value structure and use it to gain speed rather than to slow you down.
We offer you an international working environment filled with smart and ambitious colleagues. We know that diverse teams are strong teams, and welcome those from all different backgrounds and experiences. Your role will make a difference, and you will be a player in a team that has a strong impact on the business result. As an employee at one of Europe’s fastest growing companies, you will play an important role in taking Klarna to the next level.