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Systems Engineer(Network)

Shanghai, Shanghai Municipality - Explore location IT & Digital Solutions Full Time

Job description


You see things a little differently. So do we. We believe that what you value is more important than what your CV says. We offer positions that will challenge your skills and let you grow. Come see things a little differently with us.

About you
we are looking for a strong and driven person who act with the core business in mind. You have a positive attitude, are a team player, are organized and enjoy working in a high paced and dynamic work environment.

Your communication skills are excellent, and you are fluent in written and spoken English. You have a technical background and deep knowledge from working within the Network area, but still strive to develop and learn more.

As system engineer in our team you will be working together with a diverse group of creative and driven individuals with a strong sense of responsibility and togetherness, who sees obstacles as interesting rather than problematic. With high focus on quality we take pride in what we deliver, and have fun on the way!

At IKEA, we create an environment which allows employees to create a better work life balance and we also focus on development to empower you as a future co-worker to take responsibility for your own long term development, both as an individual and a professional. IKEA co-workers are expected and encouraged to take leadership in all positions.


Core digital infrastructure is part of IKEA Digital Unit with the common goals to enable large programs as well as fast, innovative customer focused projects while safeguarding running business.

Our task is to keep the lights on today and build the IT landscape for tomorrow, enabling IKEA to meet the many people! We do that by securing the daily IT operations for IKEA, delivering shared test- and integration services and infrastructure expertise and supporting IKEA co-workers 24/7.

As a system engineer you provide the professional technical competence that is needed to fulfill our user organizations demands of IT services as defined in the Service Level Agreements.

To take on the assignment successfully you need to be structured and have understanding of network technologies in general and deep knowledge of network technologies. Your responsibilities are to handle and securing availability of the network, continuous improvement, documenting standard procedure and securing project success.

The position/s will be placed in Shanghai.

Key Qualifications
•You have a minimum of 5 years of experience supporting a network operations group that focuses on service stability, security, and customer satisfaction.
•Skilled in Huawei network products, like switches, wireless, campus insight etc.
•Strong troubleshooting methodology and experience in an operational environment.
•Experience with networking knowledge such as VxLAN, MPLS, IPSEC VPN, Firewall, Wireless, SD-WAN and network optimization.
•Solid understanding of WAN in the context of service provider, and/or very large-scale enterprise environments.
•Experience with DC network project design and implementation.
•Network certifications such as HCIE, CCIE etc.
•Fluent in Chinese and English communication.
•Familiar with scripting skills by Python or Shell and DevOps experience is preferred.


The IKEA culture is a crucial factor of our success and our values influence everything we do. IKEA offers an exciting and empowering work environment in a global marketplace. And as the world’s leader in life at home, you have exceptional opportunities to grow and develop together with us

We’re the ones who make it possible for people to have a smarter life at home and a hassle-free and rewarding shopping experience. Together we work to find new digital solutions for every business need to help make IKEA a great and efficient place to work. We like to think of ourselves as innovative and modern, and we believe that nothing would actually work without us.