Network Product Manager


Kapelle-op-den-Bos, BE Tisselt, BE Zaventem, BE Sint-Niklaas, BE





An introduction to Etex


At Etex, our purpose is to inspire new ways of living. By joining Etex, you won’t just be joining an international leader, you will inspire people around the world to build living spaces that are ever safer, more sustainable, smarter and beautiful. You’ll be joining a company who wants to inspire change.


We are committed to making a positive human impact on the world. In return, we’ll reward you by investing in your development and your personal well-being. Whilst our core values help us develop those effective and sustainable lightweight solutions we’re known for, it’s our people that matter most!


Our diverse and inclusive workforce always strives for excellence. We have over 100 years of experience manufacturing high-performance building solutions. Etex is a company that is committed to success - and when you join us, we’ll be committed to you.


Location: Remote, Belgium with some travel to Kapelle-op-den-Bos

Salary: Competitive + Bonus + Excellent Benefits



The Role


We have an exciting new opportunity to join our IT team as a Network Product Manager to manage the lifecycle of the network services across the organisation.


Key Accountabilities


The IT Technology Network Product Owner is responsible for managing the Network services throughout their entire lifecycle and within the agreed service levels:

  • Represents the Network Service across the organization
  • Accountable for the development and execution of the Network Service Roadmap
  • Collaborates with other  Product Managers and Technical Architects to architect and design the Etex Network Landscape
  • Defines Network product and service related standards in order to enhance service performance and user experience
  • Accountable for the Network service adoption across Etex locations
  • Manages external and internal Network service providers and ensures that their performance meets the requirements of SLA/OLA.
  • Manages the risks of operating the Network service
  • Acts as the point of escalation for major incidents
  • Will be encouraging Continual service improvement
  • Responsible for acceptance of project deliverables




Skills and Experience


  • Demonstrated experience with product ownership and coordination of third-party Service Providers, including SLA management.
  • Demonstrated experience with Network Architecture and Design
  • Leading and influencing skills
  • Highly conceptual
  • University degree or equivalent education
  • Project Management skills
  • Challenge business requests and translate them into technical concepts
  • Ability to motivate and drive common solutions
  • Be an open communicator and willing to share knowledge with others.
  • Good problem & change management skills
  • Fluent in written and spoken English
  • Ability to work in a multicultural environment




Our Social Responsibilities 


Etex has a clear commitment to help build a better, sustainable future. We work towards this vision by caring about our social and environmental impacts and working on innovative solutions for the building industry.


Our ambition is to reduce negative effects and scale up positive impacts. We prioritise decarbonisation, including the use of renewable energy, as well as circularity, with a first focus on waste management.


We engage in a wide range of voluntary initiatives which offer support to local communities through partnerships and social projects. Our teammates know their local communities best, we are proud of the numerous projects and actions initiated around the world that are based on the awareness of their communities’ needs.


Commitment to diversity


We’re incredibly proud of the community we’ve created at Etex. We form a global team of over 11,000 individuals from an enormous variety of backgrounds, races, faiths, and genders. Our diversity is our strength, and we are committed to ensuring that all of our teammates feel included and happy at work.


If you require any additional support with your application, please do not hesitate to get in touch so that we can make arrangements for you.


Good luck with your application


As you have seen, our Teammates mean the world to us, they enable us to Inspire Ways of Living. If this role appeals to you, click apply now and discover how a career at Etex will help you learn, grow and lead. We look forward to hearing from you.