400 million new servers needed by 2020 to support the continuous growth of the Internet and connect billions of new Internet Of Things devices. 4,000 large-scale data centers each consuming 200MWe of electricity have to be added.
3 billion people have no access to Internet due to high connectivity and capacity costs, depriving them from digital resources like online education, health information, social media and online communities.
Green IT Globe and its partnering ecosystem provide solutions lowering cost with a factor 10. Green IT Globe is the result of 15 years of innovating in cloud and data center space. Founded by Kristof De Spiegeleer and a group of technology entrepreneurs that share the vision of generating IT as Energy. Having brought together disruptive technologies that remove all complexity and cost for delivering scalable, secure and reliable IT.
I am willing to go the extra mile to make the world a better place and fuel my personal development. I like to work in agile environments, am not of afraid of change.
I am a system engineer, with a passion for artificial intelligence, machine learning and blockchain.
I am fluent with generic IT concepts (cloud, rest API, TCP/IP), come with C/C++ experience and am ready to embrace additional languages needed.
I am passionate about Open Source, run Linux on my laptop and come with an active GitHub account.
I can and like to work in an English speaking team, with people as smart as myself.
I am willing to commit to a 2-year full-time assignment based in Dubai.
We look forward to receiving your CV, including GitHub account. We are eager to read how we can best help each other. Today or in the future.
Unless deemed necessary, we conduct two remote interviews. The second one with Green IT Globe’s co-founder and CTO Kristof De Spiegeleer. We might want to meet face-to-face as well.
We recruit with the idea of committing to a 2 years collaboration. And we do understand doubt may get in the way of effective collaboration within the first three months.
For the next two years, we will be working together solving world class problems, as part of our Research & Innovation team in Dubai, except for summer when it gets too warm.
Most likely there will be ample opportunity for us to continue working together. As part of the team, our Green IT Globe flagship company, one of its spin-offs or ecosystem partners.
You will be working within the core team of Kristof De Spiegeleer. Kristof has a track record of founding successful technology companies for more than 15 years and has sold companies to Symantec, Western Digital / Hitachi, Sun Microsystems and Oracle, Belgacom and Telenet, and Terremark/Verizon. He has been at the forefront of the worldwide drive towards adoption of cloud computing. His proven track record has resulted in longstanding relations with international VC's and industry leaders. Kristof holds a M.Sc. in electrotechnical engineering from Ghent University in Belgium and a postgraduate in management and economics from University of Leuven, Belgium. Kristof has sold 6 companies in a time period of 14 years, with an average return for its investors at 44%IRR.
You are now working with world-renowned serial entrepreneur Kristof De Spiegeleer, part of his core Research & Innovation team, based in Dubai.
Whether you come with a strong interest or a proven track record, you will contribute by solving some of the world’s most challenging questions, in a variety of domains.
You will have access to a competitive salary, bonus opportunity, Dubai-based housing, health insurance and mobility solutions.