Digital & IT

Technical Specialist - Network

Gothenburg, Sweden

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Technical Specialist - Network

We are currently looking for a Technical Specialist to join our team

If you are reading this, you probably already know that Polestar is an electric performance car brand. We work hard to create a unique experience for the customer, owner, and driver. The thrill of driving the car, the digital experience of buying, owning, and controlling a Polestar require us to push the limits of technology and software development. Sustainability has been there from the beginning, and we have set a goal for climate-neutral cars in 2030. There is an ocean of opportunities in this for talented IT professionals who want to dive in and make a difference.

About the role

As a Technical Specialist, you will be responsible for developing the Network services vision into working solutions. You will participate in ongoing development from a digital perspective, provide your expertise and competence within the Network area, as well as testing and operational activities such as application/service maintenance and support. 

You will be responsible for analyzing, designing, and implementing solutions as well as troubleshooting, diagnosing, and solving issues with both hardware and software within the Network function. You will be able to influence the functionality and how users interact with the products and services.

In your role, you will also train other staff members and end-users, to teach them the most efficient methods for using company tech and design training materials for the same. You work hard to stay on top of the fast-changing technology landscape and learn new products and technologies as they become available to find the best methods for using them. You will provide business productivity by performing support for the enterprise, managing technical problems from request to resolution.

The Network team

The Network team belongs within the Digital Foundation area providing an important service, fundamental to the entire company. In your daily work you will be able to make an impact and continuously work to improve and develop the services within the network function. You will be working closely together with other teams in the Digital Worklife area serving the Enterprise globally. 

What you will do

  • Design, configure and implement technical components within the Network services area
  • Ensure the solutions are built according to policies, guidelines, and industry best practices
  • Carry out tests, and develop automation tools for daily tasks
  • Design training materials
  • Challenge ideas and opinions to avoid pitfalls and inefficient solutions
  • Provide expertise to resolve complex technical issues within the area
  • Maintain a close relation to the Technical Lead and Architecture & Standards team to ensure the latest guidelines and guardrails are followed
  • Continuously work to increase productivity and reduce costs through technical solutions to streamline business processes and programs
  • Interact with other digital team’s cross functions and domains to restore service and/or identify core problems

Who you are

  • 5+ years of architectural experience related to design, planning and implementation of Enterprise Networks
  • Proficiency on core infrastructure concepts and networking such as firewalls, routing and switching
  • Good technical documentation skills
  • Knowledge in business development and business analysis, mapping demand specifications
  • Experience working with:

             - ITSM processes

             - End user devices

             - End user support with global presence and complex environment 

Knowledge and experience within the following areas is considered a merit

  • Administration of Enterprise network platforms such as Meraki cloud, Cisco AMP, Umbrella, ISE and Infoblox DDI
  • Computer programming and scripting, working with automation
  • Information Protection (Sensitivity labels, Classification, Data Loss Prevention)
  • Information Governance (Compliance)

Personal Qualities (skills)

  • Excellent English communication skills, both in writing and verbal
  • Solution orientated mindset with strong analytical capabilities
  • Willingness to take the ownership of tasks and deliver it as per expectations
  • Good at collaborating with people from all cultures and levels of an organization
  • Understand that user experience is the key to success
  • Ability to create order and structure
  • Analytical, organized and focused on resolution


Polestar - the guiding star

Polestar is an electric performance brand, determined to improve the society we live in by catalyzing the change to sustainable mobility. We are a global team of highly talented individuals who share a passion to change the world. We challenge conventions and we challenge ourselves for the purpose of innovation. We believe innovation is a team effort and that just like each component is critical to the performance of our cars each person working at Polestar is as important to the team and its performance. We work in close collaboration across empowered global teams that don’t settle for anything less than excellence.

Is this you? 

If you are interested in joining the Polestar family, don't wait with submitting your application. We apply a continuous selection process and the job post will be open until the position is filled.

Application Developers - Polestar Digital

Come and help to build Polestar's critical digital products, platforms and services using the very latest technology.

Digital & IT
Gothenburg, Sweden

Application Developers - Polestar Digital

Come and help to build Polestar's critical digital products, platforms and services using the very latest technology.

Digital & IT
Gothenburg, Sweden
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