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Principal Network Engineer, Rotterdam, the Netherlands

Vacancy: Principal Engineer Network who is equipped for impact

Do you want to be part of a globally operating team of innovators? Do you want to contribute to the energy transition? Do you also think bigger than big? And, do you have what it takes to make an impact? Then we might be looking for you. Find out more about our vacancy for Principal Engineer Network.

About our organisation

We are Huisman. We develop step changing technical solutions and translate these into the design and construction of the largest construction equipment. For decades, we have been working all over the world for offshore wind, geothermal, oil & gas, leisure and civil industries.
With our passionate workforce and worldwide production, service & sales facilities we are equipped for impact in these times of transition.

“Sweet talk doesn’t do the work of lifting ten thousand tonnes up in the air.”

Korneel van der Meer, Product Manager

About the position of Principal Engineer Networ

What to expect of the Principal Engineer Network position within Huisman? 
The Principal Engineer Network is part of a Global Infrastructure Team and acts as the right hand of the IT management. This position acts as a bridge between management and technology: on one hand assist and supports IT management with lead activities, on the other hand act as a network specialist. Besides coordination and lead activities, the Principal Engineer is specialized in IT networking.
We would also like to point out the other advantages of working at Huisman, such as the opportunity to contribute to ground-breaking innovations, an excellent employment conditions package and regular drinks in our own bar.

What do we expect of you?

As a Principal Engineer Network, you are as a lead expert technical responsible for a part within a discipline (coordinate part of IT operations) this with an emphasis on projects, changes, and problem management. You as Principal Engineer Network coordinates multiple initiatives, including coordination of 3rd parties and you contribute to the IT architecture and IT security.

You will

  •  Direct, organize, plan and monitor activities;
  • Establish and monitor technical and/or management information;
  • Analyze and propose solutions for continuous productivity improvement;
  • Create and explain plans and designs
  • Assists in IT operations were needed (3rd line network specialist);
  • Setting short- and long-term objectives for a part within the discipline;
  • Ensures availability of applicable policies and operating procedures for a part within the discipline;
  • Ensures adequate and optimized maintenance and support for a part within the discipline.

Wondering if you are 'equipped for impact'?

You are:

  • Responsible and takes ownership
  • A good team player
  • Flexible and creative
  • Proactive and convincing
  • Result and client-oriented

You have:

  • Bachelor level of education (HBO)
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in a similar position
  • ITIL Foundation
  • Prince2 or equivalent
  • CCNA/CCNP or equivalent
  • Experience in leading small teams

Some practical things we need you to have:

  • An EU passport/valid work permit for the Netherlands
  • A good command of the English language verbally and in writing

More about Huisman

We design and produce in-house and deliver our turn-key products to clients worldwide. Our clients choose us for our entrepreneurial spirit, skills, reliability, and innovative solutions. Examples? Consider the 250kW gravity based grid stabilisation concept we developed together with Gravitricity. So, if you join Huisman make sure you are equipped for impact. In other words, surprise us, our clients and… yourself!

What do we have to offer?

  • An excellent benefits package tailored to your experience and education level
  • A multicultural work environment
  • Various growth and development opportunities
  • Open, informal, no-nonsense culture with short communication lines

Does this sound like you?

Apply online for the position of Principal Engineer Network by using the apply button at the bottom of this page. We are curious to see what kind of impact you will make.

Still need a bit more info or looking for something that suits you better?

Please contact us via our contact form for more information or sign up for our job alert to receive details of new opportunities in your inbox.

Disclaimer for recruitment and selection agencies:

We don’t accept any unsolicited applications or CVs from recruitment and selection agencies. Proposing candidates without invitation is not appreciated and will not be considered by Huisman. Applications received are property of Huisman. We don’t appreciate acquisition and this also applies to Huisman colleagues or associated Huisman companies. 

  • Full-time
  • Professionals
  • Rotterdam, NL
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Bealien Schot
"I am always on the lookout for talents who want to contribute to the development of our step changing technical solutions and who want to make an impact. So, are you equipped for impact and interested in working at Huisman? Please contact me!"

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