Junior Network & Security Operations engineer

Security
Young Professional

We are looking for a Network & Security Operations Engineer. Are you ready to take the first steps in your career? Are you eager to learn? Do you feel motivated? Did the IT bug bit you at an early age? Are you passionate about network management and enjoy working with routers, switches, firewalls? Then Cegeka has the right challenge for you! As an Operations Engineer, you are part of our Network & Security Team and you are responsible for the maintenance and second-line support for our clients' network & security equipment. Cegeka continuously invests in Talent Management so that every employee can reach their potential.

  • You analyse incoming questions and incidents from our clients.
  • You come into contact with different customer environments.
  • You are jointly responsible for the maintenance of the various network components (routers, switches, firewalls, load balancers, proxies, wireless, etc.).
  • You thoroughly investigate the issue and the possible solutions.
  • You draw up accurate documentation, instructions and procedures and keep them up to date.
  • Together with the team, you think about optimizing our monitoring tools and keep them up to date.
  • You strive for maximum customer satisfaction through close cooperation with your colleagues.
  • You ensure 24-hour permanent assistance on a rotating basis

What you need to succeed:

  • You are incredibly passionate about IT and Networking & Security.
  • You are not afraid to work independently and you take the initiative to find the best solution.
  • You are also a team player and very customer-oriented.
  • Troubleshooting with an analytical mind is one of your strongest qualities.
  • You have a bachelor or master degree supplemented by a CCNA certification.
  • You have experience and interest in the following technologies: Switching, Routing (TCP/IP, OSPF, BGP, VRF, MPLS), Firewalling (Fortinet, Palo Alto), VPN, Proxy (Bluecoat), Loadbalancing (F5), Wireless (Aruba), SSLVPN (F5, Microsoft Always-on VPN), Public Cloud (Microsoft Azure Networking), Authentication systems (Clearpass, Cisco ISE, etc.)
  • You are fluent in English
  • You are eager to learn in order to grow further in this role
  • You show accuracy and flexibility in your work and you are willing to work with a permanent system.

What are we offering:

  • Our Security Operations Center is located in Hasselt, but you work from an office close to home. 
  • Cegeka is a growing company with plenty of opportunities for advancement.
  • We stand for Lifelong Learning: we proactively offer various training opportunities through our Talent Management programme. You indicate what your interests are and we will look together at how we can help you develop further.
  • An attractive salary complemented by a company car, meal vouchers, group and hospitalization insurance, eco vouchers, CAO90 bonus, laptop, etc.
  • Participation in our Flex Reward Plan: this offers you the opportunity to personalize your own salary package according to your needs.
  • Flexible working hours and a good work/life balance.
  • Team work in an open and dynamic atmosphere with room for new, fresh ideas and initiatives.

Aspire to more: our promise to you!

At Cegeka you get all the opportunities you need to develop further as a professional. Together we discover what you really want to do for our clients and colleagues. We would like to invite you to grow with us. In an unprecedented variety of challenging and meaningful IT projects. Make your mark on projects with interesting customers where we can make the difference. Aspire to more!


We are always working together here. Intensively, with lots of fun and commitment. It is a culture driven by family values: full of trust, people-oriented, open, loyal and respectful. We offer a lot of freedom and responsibility. We want you to be part of the next phase of a proud, successful, fast-growing, innovative, European IT company full of ambitions.

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