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Network Engineer in Barcelona


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We are looking for an experienced Network Engineer to take care of our internal corporate network. About King IT Corporate Network Team Our job is to design, maintain and constantly improve the network environment used by our corporate users. We are in an ever-changing environment where flexibility and 'thinking outside the box' is a must.

Your role within our Kingdom

The Network Engineer is part of the team responsible for the entire internal network infrastructure. You will be part of a global, fast paced, growing gaming company in an exciting and rewarding environment. You will be working on and sometimes leading projects for future enhancements and manage day to day tasks. This role focuses on supporting the network for internal users rather than the gaming technology but is key to ensure that the company's technology runs smoothly. With your expertise in the network realm and with a general knowledge of IT you will be responsible for:

  • Maintaining and developing the current Network infrastructure
  • Influence and design network enhancements
  • Promote network and data security best practices and standards
  • Be part of a dynamic team of network engineers that work closely together
  • Work closely with Security and System Administrator teams at times on specific projects.
  • Project planning for new designs'
  • Take ownership for network enhancements, engage with your Network team colleagues to create possibilities and produce ultimate solution
  • Lead technical workshops & meetings when necessary and talk on both a senior and junior level
  • Implement and maintain next generation firewalls
  • Promote network and data security best practices and standards
  • Work with vendors to deliver solutions e.g. circuit ordering and implementation, new technologies, technology refresh

Skills to create thrills

  • You have an understanding of networks - routers, switches, firewall configuration, remote access, anti-virus, security threats, network design, the OSI model and intrusion detection.
  • We're looking for someone who can manage their own projects and maintain focus on key deliverables as well as managing day to day admin tasks.
  • You will also understand the Windows AD domain and general OS principles to be effective in your role.
  • Other skills include: CCNP or equivalent Strong problem solving and logic skills required Strong organizational skills required Experience with layer 1-4 network knowledge Palo Alto Network Firewalls administration
  • Solid background working in network engineering Experience with Cisco routers, switches & 802.1x
  • Experience with Cisco Wireless Access Points & Meraki Access Points Experience in VPN & MPLS Experience in BGP Cisco Unified Communications (TMS, CUCM, Expressway) Global networks Network architecture
  • Thorough understanding of operating systems
  • Customer and Security focused
  • You're non vendor specific and have open minds to technologies
  • You have excellent people skills at all levels
  • You're able to write and speak excellent English
  • Experience both in design, implementation and maintenance of networks.

Bonus points

ITIL background

A great saga needs all sorts of heroes

Making games is fun. Especially when you do it with people who share the same idea of what makes a good workplace, great. We design games for everyone, no matter where they are or who they are, and we employ all sorts of people from all kinds of backgrounds to bring them to life. Truth is, we simply can’t expect diversity in our players and originality in our games without first nurturing it in our people. A great saga needs all sorts of heroes. And that’s it.

We’re Seriously Playful

Officially, we’re a leading interactive entertainment company for the mobile world. Unofficially, we’re a serious business that’s not afraid to have fun. Every day at King, we mix intuition with logic, art with science and magic with mathematics to create the games the world loves to play. Together with our parent company Activision Blizzard, our mission is to bring moments of magic to everyday life. If you think this is something you can help us achieve, let’s talk.

Apply now!

Want to join our Kingdom? You’ll find all you need to apply, plus more information on our culture, values and benefits, including relocation packages at All applications should be made in English.


About King

  • Games

  • Privately Held

  •  London, United Kingdom

  • 1001-5000 employees

  • 2003

King is a leading interactive entertainment company for the mobile world, with people all around the world playing one or more of our games.

We have developed more than 200 fun titles, and offer games in over 200 countries and regions. Our franchises include Candy Crush, Farm Heroes, Pet Rescue and Bubble Witch. We have 340 million average monthly unique users, as of second quarter 2015, across web, social and mobile platforms. 

At King, we design games with a broad appeal, which allow people to play for a moment, then move on with their day and pick up their game later. Our games are also synchronized across platforms, allowing players to switch seamlessly between devices and platforms and continue their game wherever they left off, so they can play anywhere, any time and on any device. For us, this is encapsulated in the idea of bitesized entertainment. 

King has game studios in Stockholm, Bucharest, Malmö, London, Barcelona, Berlin, Singapore, and Seattle, along with offices in San Francisco, Malta, Seoul, Tokyo and Shanghai.

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