It Support Engineer

3+ months agoGalanta, Slovakia


At Amazon, we strive to be earth's most customer-centric company where people can find and discover anything they want to buy online. We hire the world's brightest minds, offering them an environment in which they can relentlessly improve the experience for customers. Innovation and creativity are built into the DNA of the company and are encouraged at all levels of employment. Every day we solve complex technical and business problems with ingenuity and simplicity. We're making history and the good news is we've only just begun.

Amazon, has an immediate opening for an IT Engineer in one of our Fulfilment Centres. Fulfilment Centres throughout Slovakia handle millions of items from tens of thousands of vendors, and ships them across the globe each day. The successful candidate will 'know how things work' in his/her areas of responsibility and keep changes under control. You will build and operate infrastructure environments and will provide critical input to ensure that the platform is designed with operability in mind. You will make sure that all work around infrastructure moves forward successfully. As no two days are the same in Amazon you will thrive on changes and embrace ambiguity.
Since we believe that diversity improves teams, we are looking for people of different gender and age and with different background and experience.
Amazon seeks individuals who are willing to Work Hard, Have Fun, and join us in making History.

What makes this team a great place to work?
• Day 1 opportunity You will be joining a team that is responsible to what happens after the customer clicks "buy".
• Opportunities for growth You will have the opportunity to manage build & deploy projects, involved in the pre-delivery of the environment and ensure that continuous improvement and innovation is at the forefront of what we do.
• Scale New Heights With the fast pace growth of our fulfilment network, you will be working on challenging and complex problems to help us scale and grow the service to meet our customer demands.


• You provide advanced leadership capabilities, interpersonal communication skills, ability to think critically and quickly;
• You are dominant in complex problems solving in a fast-paced Information Technology environment;
• You are willing to learn how to identify problems and work backwards to solve them by understanding root causes, proposing possible options, making recommendations, and implementing solutions;
• You are able to demonstrate project management capability, produce reports covering metrics and work performed;
• You have experience with IT support by implementing proven techniques that both resolve issues and increase customer satisfaction;
• You have wide understanding in the foundations of networking (commonly used network devices, such as NICs, hubs, switches, and routers);
• You have good written and verbal communication skills with the ability to present complex technical information in a clear and concise manner to a variety of audience;
• You have curious mind-set that always question: what we can do better.


• 2+ years IT systems or relevant experience
• Industry certifications such as Cisco (CCNA, CCNP), CompTIA (A+, Linux+, Network+), Juniper, AWS
• Linux command line using the Bash shell, understanding of volumes and partitions, RAID, and Linux file systems
• Fundamentals of network routing - virtual local area network (VLAN), Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP), relay agent, point-to-point serial link, dynamic routing protocols, Open Shortest Path First (OSPF) protocol, TCP/IP
• Experience with Wireless Local Area Networks (WLAN / Wi-Fi)
• Wide area networks (WANs) foundations
• Basic understanding of server architecture (Windows Server, Linux Server)
• Basics of IoT device management
• Incident Management - High Severity events handling
• Experience with the Correction of Errors (COE) process to improve the overall quality of the systems
• Experience in deployment and ability to work with 3rd party vendors
• Some proficiency with at least one programming/scripting languages
Please note you are not required to meet all of the above-mentioned expectations, any combination is welcome! (The more the better, of course).

In addition we expect fluency in English and Slovak, open mind, willingness to learn new skills and respect for the team spirit.

Valid driving licence and flexibility to work and travel outside of your designated location.

Amazon is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minority / Women / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation / Age.

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Base pay for this position starts from EUR 2300 gross per month, including bonus. The salary depends on the skills and requirements. There will be further pay components such as a sign on bonus and the eligibility to participate in a restricted stock unit scheme operated independently by Inc. in the US. Company benefits apply subject to further terms, including annual membership in medical clinic, life insurance, retirement pension, meal voucher card, career development.

Job ID: Amazon-1452956