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We are now looking for a highly experienced Network Specialist to join our RELEX family in Helsinki. You will join our Internal IT team of 16 people, who will help you succeed in your new role. Together with the team, you take responsibility for the deployment and operations of large-scale networks including VPN services and wireless administration. This means you will be generating solutions using best practices, developing technical architecture, establishing standards and guidelines, and planning and evaluating new products and technologies. 


What you’ll be doing:  

  • Together with the NOC team, you will participate in the development, and implementation of secure design to build a network security strategy that leaps the enterprise into a next-gen approach.  
  • Define architecture and standards for wireless access points, antennas, cabling, and controllers across the enterprise  
  • Responsible for managing and performing routine maintenance of the network infrastructure (routing, switching, firewalls, VPN gateways, etc.) to support a hybrid working model  
  • Provide diligent security consulting including design, reviews, and recommendations for various IT projects and initiatives. 


What you’ll bring to the table:  

  • Experience in designing, deploying, and documenting wireless enterprise networking solutions  
  • Expertise in public cloud architecture and services as well as next-generation access architecture such as SASE design principles  
  • Experience with firewall management tools and implementing end-user VPN access solutions such as PaloAlto, Cisco Merakki, Azure VPN any other cloud solutions.   
  • Certification in networking, such as CCNA or CCNP, or other qualifications  
  • Practical experiences in routing design and implementation using OSPF and BGP  
  • Enthusiasm in developing yourself and enjoying new challenges  
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills  
  • Excellent listening and interpersonal skills  
  • Ability to communicate ideas in both technical and user-friendly language  
  • Ability to conduct research into systems issues and products  
  • Highly self-motivated and directed 


What we consider as an advantage: (Optional) 

  • Relevant network security certifications 


What we offer you in return: 

  • An international career and learning opportunities in a rapidly growing software company  
  • Support for families: a sick childcare service, a paid day off when your child starts school for the first time, flexible work arrangements  
  • Occupational healthcare provided by Heltti and an extensive IF Health Insurance  
  • Sports and culture benefit, a gym at the office, and other sports activities such as HIIT training. 
  • A fun, ambitious, and committed team of smart people to work with 
  • A respectful and professional, yet easy-going atmosphere where individual thinking is encouraged 
  • Responsibilities in challenging projects from day one 
  • A position where you can help retailers fight against food waste  


Are you the one we’re looking for? Apply today and become a part of our RELEX family! 

You can apply by sending your cover letter and resume through the application form as soon as possible, but no later than 13th of May. Please note that we will fill this position as soon as we have found the right person, so we recommend that you act quickly. 

Due to the ongoing global COVID-19 situation, we are currently unable to schedule in-person interviews, and onboarding is primarily completed remotely, depending on country-specific recommendations. Our mission is to keep everyone safe while adapting to changing times. 


About RELEX 

RELEX Solutions is a leading provider of cutting-edge retail optimization software. We offer our customers radically improved demand forecasting and supply chain optimization, which then can be leveraged into exponential benefits — optimizing store space, allocation, workforce, pricing, and promotion strategies, all within our unified platform. 

RELEX is trusted by leading brands including S-Group, AutoZone, Franprix, Morrisons, PetSmart, and Rossmann, and has offices across North America, Europe, and the Asia Pacific region.