Network Engineer

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Octopus Energy

Octopus Energy

1,001-5,000 employees

Provides 100% renewable electricity solutions

Data & Analytics

Mid, Senior, Expert

Manchester, UK

Required Skills
Computer Networking
  • Commercial experience working with remote IOT / edge network hardware
  • Strong understanding of network protocols and technologies
  • Experience with network security technologies and best practices
  • Flexible, problem-solving mindset
  • Full driving licence and willingness to travel throughout the UK
  • Worked in the energy industry or industrial control
  • Familiarity with network monitoring and management tools
  • Relevant certifications such as CCNP, CCIE, or CISSP
  • Worked in the IoT domain
  • Own the design, implementation, and maintenance of the remote wired / wireless network connectivity for Kraken’s Gateways
  • Support Kraken Cloud infrastructure teams with troubleshooting Gateway connectivity issues
  • Ensure the Gateway’s network security and compliance meets industry best practices
  • Document and maintain network architecture designs
  • Monitor network performance and proactively identify potential issues
  • Recommend and implement network upgrades and enhancements
  • Collaborate with the Kraken Electrical Engineering team on networking strategies
  • Support Gateway telecoms and networking procurement / manufacture
  • Adhere to Kraken’s ‘safe working culture’ and contribute to evolving relevant policies

Octopus Energy provides 100% renewable electricity sourced from solar, wind, and water, offering smart tariffs for smart meters, including intelligent electric vehicle charging and off-peak electricity options. The company is dedicated to advancing transformative technologies to drive renewable energy adoption and reduce global dependence on fossil fuels.

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Total Funding



, United Kingdom



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth