Senior Network Product Manager


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

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


Salary: Competitive + Bonus + Excellent Benefits


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.


About the role

We are looking to appoint Senior Network Product Manager to join our IT Technology Team in Belgium.  In this role, you’ll be responsible for managing the lifecycle of the network services across the organisation.


What you’ll do

  • Development and execute of Network Service Roadmap
  • Collaborate with the Architecture Board to architect and design the Etex Network Landscape
  • Define Network product and service related standards in order to enhance service performance and user experience
  • Accountable for the new Network service adoption
  • Management of external and internal Network service providers. Ensures that performance meets the requirements of SLA/OLA. Coaches staff (internal and/or external) responsible for delivering the service.
  • Manage the approved budget for operating the Network service
  • Serves as the point of escalation for major incidents
  • Be responsible for Continual Service Improvement
  • Responsible for project delivery



About you

We are looking for an IT professional who continuously challenges the status quo, is a great team player and thrives in a multicultural environment.

  • Demonstrated experience with product ownership and coordination of third-party Service Providers, including SLA management
  • Demonstrated experience with Network Architecture and Design
  • Analytical skills and the ability to motivate and drive common solutions
  • Project Management skills
  • University degree or equivalent education
  • Ability to challenge business requests and translate them into technical concept
  • 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 multi-cultural environment
  • Affinity with the modern security concepts
  • Technical skills specific to network and Azure cloud:
    • Routing and switching
    • WiFi
    • BGP knowledge
    • Azure cloud networking (and not only)
    • DNS and certificates
    • Fortinet suite knowledge
    • IPSEC/SSL VPN technology




What we offer

We will genuinely commit to you and invest in your professional development and your personal wellbeing.

In addition, we'll give you:

  • Competitive salary and other great benefits
  • An annual discretionary bonus scheme
  • Flexible working options – we embrace flexible and hybrid working
  • Wellbeing support - both professional and personal plus various wellbeing events run throughout the year



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.