Job Opportunities

Network Engineer Lead


Information Technology (IT)

Posts Responsible to:

IT Operations Manager

Job Purpose:

The Network Engineer is accountable to the overall quality and performance of the Networks. He/she is in charge ensuring networks are always available, reliable and secure.

Key Accountabilities/Primary Responsibilities:

  • Oversees the administration and maintenance of the company's infrastructure, and directs IT team members and/or external vendors.
  • Enhances network security, as well as documenting network processes and cabling layouts.
  • Manages the security of the network and IT resources.
  • Manages resources to ensure adequate cover for both day to day BAU workload and project delivery.
  • Delivers robust, efficient and professional operational IT service to key stakeholders.
  • Manages the infrastructure elements of the IT project pipeline and monitors on-going progress against plan to ensure delivery on time and within budget.
  • Maintains documentation of systems, maps, procedures, user and technical information.
  • Reviews and responds to out of hours' critical text alerts as required.
  • Manages the network equipment and services, servers (physical and virtual), network storage devices, network communications equipment.
  • Manages the company's internet & VPN connectivity and services: connection to general internet and specific external resources, including Microsoft Azure.
  • Designs and deploys company LANs, WANs, and wireless networks, including servers, routers, firewalls, load balancers hubs, switches, UPSs, and other hardware.
  • Configures, tests, and maintains LAN/WAN equipment and related services.
  • Identifies, diagnoses, and resolves network problems.
  • Selects and implements security tools, policies, and procedures in conjunction with the company's security team.
  • Architects, creates, manages and maintains Network, Server and PC health for clients (as defined by SLA).
  • Monitors and maintains all levels of network security internally and externally.
  • Creates and maintains comprehensive documentation for all implemented networks.

Qualifications and Educational Requirements

  • 3+ working experience as a Network Engineer
  • BSc/MSc in Computer Science, Engineering or similar relevant field.
  • Cisco certifications, CCNA, CCNP or CCIE
  • In depth knowledge of TCP/IP.
  • Hands on experience with equipment from Cisco, Dell, HP, etc.

Preferred Skills

  • Excellent organizational and time management skills.
  • Analytical, data driven problem solver.

To apply for this vacancy, please send your updated CV to the following email address: [email protected]