Location: France City: Sophia Antipolis Department: R&D – SDx and Cloud Contract Type: Full time

Telework options: hybrid on site – remote (up to 3 days home office per week)

Looking for an exciting and permanent job in a fast-growing high-tech company, offering an international Team with the opportunity and a great environment?

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 near 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.

Within the last decade, Ekinops has launched its innovative end-to-end open virtualization platform that allows clients to virtualize their network within a ZTP uCPE and manage it remotely using its NFV end-to-end solution.

Our NFV solution is autonomous, robust and easy to use and integrates the latest virtualization and acceleration technologies. To enhance and expand the solution, the NFV team is seeking a web application development engineer that will extend the NFV solution using PHP and YANG modeling.

Duties and Responsibilities

As a part of the NFV team, you will have the following responsibilities:

  • Participate in the design and architecture of the NFV solutions
  • Propose innovative methods to enhance product performance in HA setup
  • Develop new functions and extend existing ones along with documentation and automated tests development
  • Participate in enhancing the product GUI to make it more intuitive for end-user and hide the product’s complexity
  • Disseminate your knowledge to help increase the skills and know-hows of the team in your areas of expertise

Profile and skills

An autonomous, proactive, eager to develop engineer with the following skills and experience:

  • Engineering degree in Computer Science or related field
  • Solid programming experience in PHP based solutions and frameworks (Laravel)
  • Previous experience in HA application development
  • Previous experience with Mariadb and galera like database systems is a plus
  • Good knowledge of Web application security development
  • Solid experience in Linux based environment and bash scripting
  • Good understanding of YANG Models
  • Good communication skills
  • Fluent in both English and French (oral, written)
  • Capacity to work in collaborative agile environment


  • Intermediate level
  • Possibility to work remotely
  • 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

Opportunity Reference 301

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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