Location: France City: Lannion / Massy Department: R&D – SDx and Cloud Contract Type: Full time

Telework options: hybrid (up to 3 days home office per week)

Looking for an exciting and permanent job in a fast-growing high-tech company, embracing the bit designs of HW design and packet processing up to the pixels of our Cloud applications?

Job Context

For over 20 years, Ekinops has been driving innovation in network systems. We provide solutions focused on the needs of communication service providers and enterprises worldwide. We provide open, trusted and innovative network connectivity and enable our customers’ success by delivering high value-added software-driven solutions. Today, over 120 international service providers, including numerous Tier 1 carriers around the world, trust our people and technologies. Over 50% of our 500-strong team works in our multi-national Agile R&D centers. Our company has a strong international background, with sales offices strategically located around the world.  Ekinops is recognized for its ESG commitments with considerable improvement in ESG rating following 2022 Gaïa campaign and Silver Medal by EcoVadis.

Ekinops is a recognized leader of Secured Internet edger routers that is widely deployed over major telecom service providers. Our SD-WAN solution leverages those routers that we manufacture in order to provide the most advanced management of these edge routers.

Duties and Responsibilities

As part of the SDx&Cloud department of over 65 people reporting to the Senior R&D Director, you’ll start integrating the SDWAN team and you will have the following responsibilities:

  • Participate in the design and architecture of the SDWAN microservices,
  • Stimulate the use of opensource technologies made of PHP Laravel frameworks, MariaDB, Python,
  • Understand networking solution and contribute to the design of SDWAN services,
  • Be able to design solutions at scale over Cloud environments that should host the SD-WAN management stacks.

You’ll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in a highly technical, Linux driven and open source playground environment that will challenge you and you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.

Profile and skills

Being autonomous, eager to work with top notch networking engineers, you should have the following skills and experience to share with us:

  • Engineering or MSc degree in Computer Science or related degree
  • Solid programming experience in PHP based solutions and frameworks (Laravel, Symfony) : you understand smoothly https://github.com/smknstd/modern-php-cheatsheet
  • Good knowledge of WEB application and their security (XSS, RCE, code injection, etc.)
  • Experience with SQL based solution (MariaDB), Redis data storage,
  • Understanding of APIs made of Swagger/OpenAPI, MQTT, REST Web services,
  • Solid experience in Linux based environment for micro-services using Docker
  • Fluent in both English and French (oral, written)
  • Capacity to work in collaborative agile environment


  • Attractive salary
  • Possibility to work remotely 3 days per week
  • Profit sharing program
  • Meal subsidy or Meal voucher 

Recruitment process

3 interviews

  • 1st with Department manager/Team leader
  • 2nd interview with HR
  • 3rd interview with Senior Director/C-Level/VP

To apply

Ekinops endeavours to be an employer of choice. Our teams are dedicated, imaginative and astute. We strive to work together around our core values, which includes dynamism, empowerment and customer focus.

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