Amer Sports (www.amersports.com) is a sporting goods company with internationally recognised brands including Salomon, Wilson, Atomic, Arc’teryx and Peak Performance. The company’s technically-advanced sports equipment, footwear and apparel improve performance and increase the enjoyment of sports and outdoor activities. The Group’s business is balanced by its broad portfolio of sports and products and a presence in all major markets.

POSITION TITLE: Network Solution Architect (m/f/d)
LOCATION: Garching by Munich / Germany
Optional Krakow/Poland or Annecy/France 

POSITION DESCRIPTION:

In your role and as a member of a team of talented professionals you will have the opportunity to work on advanced network cloud service technologies and to lead virtual team across the company worldwide. The main goal of this position will be, to take over the ownership and responsibility of one of our key network and security solution as well as zero trust advanced architecture.

YOUR PASSION – SHOW YOUR SKILLS:
• Solid background in network and interested in Cloud based solutions.
• Experienced in security architecture design and Zero Trust Network concept.
• Knowledge of SaaS Secure Web Browsing solution and Firewall technologies.
• Network security knowledge: Wireless, Checkpoint, Proxies.
• Understanding of business needs and ability to transform in technical requirements.
• Rigor, autonomy, and teamwork.
• Ability to evaluate risks, handle multiple priorities, and take decisions.
• Network knowledge in a heterogeneous environment but mainly Cisco.
• Fluency in English for working in international background.
• High availability for emergency and critical network issues.
• Good team spirit and positive mindset.
• Extensive knowledge of computer operations and systems.
• Expertise in written and verbal communication skills.
• Excellent problem-solving and analytical abilities.
• Keeping attention to detail.
• Strong communication skills both oral and written.


YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Developing and maintaining the strategy for network security architecture including security architecture roadmaps.
• Owning the security design of the internet Browsing access and the remote access services to Amer Sports digital assets.
• Defining and leading the Zero Trust Network Access transformation of the Amer Sports network.
• Ensuring a smooth operation through clear Operating procedures, documentation and trainings.
• Actively contributing to the cyber security defence of Amer Sports´ international business in coordination with Security team.
• Acting as Security Design Authority and representing architecture in governance meetings such as Enterprise Architecture.
• Guarantee the right level of security and performance of the solution.
• Design consulting to projects delivering new technology infrastructure or applications.
• Providing technical network security advice and requirements.
• Managing vendor relationship, technical and market trend evolution.


YOUR NEW HOME – WHAT WE OFFER:
• Strong team spirit and an open, appreciative company culture
• Responsible projects with dedicated teams
• Onboarding program
• Flexible working hours and mobile working/home office
• Wide range of sports opportunities and use of our on-site gym
• Attractive discounts on employee purchases for products of own brands
• Corporate benefits (discounts with various cooperation partners)
• Subsidies for company pension plan and employee profit-sharing plan
• Benefits for public transportation (MVV)
• Job bike


If you are interested in working with us, please apply online.