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IT Specialist, Network Global IT Support

Are you looking to make a real impact? For over a century, our people have been the driving force in solving some of the world’s most pressing issues – and we hope you’ll join us in solving the next century’s. Whether you're working to close the loop at one of our recycling facilities or ensuring efficient renewable energy processes to decarbonize aluminium production, your contributions make an impact in our shared purpose of propelling our industries and the world into a greener future.  

Hydro Global Business Services (GBS) is an organizational area that operates as an internal service provider for the Hydro group. Its ultimate purpose is to deliver relevant IT, financial and HR business services to all business areas within the company.


Role purpose: IT Specialist, Network in Sweden is responsible for providing support for daily network operational matters and has an engineering thinking when it comes to completing requests from business. Makes sure that LAN is overall healthy, meaning network operations are stable and secure. Reviewes and refreshes documentations on a regular basis. Keeps track of network hardware intentory. Ensures that Hydro GBS IT Architecture, Security, Operational standards, Policies and Strategy are followed on the supported locations, also that requirements from business are understood.




  • Monitoring, configuring, and maintaining network hardware (WLC, APs, L2 and L3 switches) – mainly from Cisco
  • Troubleshooting network issues and completing requests via tickets
  • Maintain documentation about LAN setup
  • Complying with company strandards and policies (e.g. IT Architecture, IT Security, Standard Operating Procedures)
  • Participation in projects that involve network (e.g. EIT - ICS segregation)
  • Cooperation with PLC technicians (OT environment)
  • Complying with HSSE regulations, policies
  • Optional but advantage:
  • Participating in the on-call duty once a month




  • Min.5 years of work experience in similar role
  • Bachelor/Vocational Degree in IT
  • Fluency in English and Swedish is mandatory
  • Curious
  • Team player
  • Service champion
  • Excellent communicator


        Solid knowledge of:

  • Switching, routing
  • TCP/IP
  • DNS
  • DHCP
  • Exposure to and understanding of a manufacturing environment is preferred





  • CCNA certification
  • PCNSE certification
  • ITIL v2 or v3 certification
  • Familiar with VMware ESXi networking features


Hydro offers:


  • Working at the world’s only fully integrated aluminum and leading renewable energy company
  • Diverse, global teams
  • Flexible work environment/home office
  • We provide you the freedom to be creative and to learn from experts
  • Possibility to grow with the company, gain new certificates
  • Attractive benefit package


Applications from severely disabled and equally disabled people will be considered with equal suitability.
Please apply online in ONE with your CV and optionally a cover letter.

If you have any questions, please contact:

Anita Baloni-Kovacs


A job where you make a difference.
A key part of succeeding in this mission involves encouraging a collegial environment where our differences are acknowledged as our greatest competitive advantage. Your diverse perspective makes us stronger.  Our global diversity, inclusion and belonging program enables us to cultivate a high-performing and inclusive workplace where everyone feels valued.

Your career journey is unique. We strive to provide you with the support needed to achieve your full potential. With our global reach, inclusive culture, and cutting-edge technology you'll have the opportunity to build a career that aligns with your strengths and passions. 

Join our global community of over 30,000 people with a presence in 40 countries and united by the values of Care, Courage and Collaboration. At Hydro, you have the chance to make a difference in the industries that matter.

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Posted on:  Jul 10, 2024

Vetlanda, SE, 57481

Department:  GBS - Global IT Support - North Europe
Business Area:  Global Business Services(HGBS)
Legal Entity:  Hydro Extrusion Sweden AB
Job Type:  Permanent

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