Purpose of the Job
Design, establish, optimize and monitor the Data Centre network infrastructure to achieve an efficient data network with maximum uptime that will allow continuous business operations for both internal and external stakeholders.
Expected Key Results
Second Class Lower / Upper Credit at minimum) Possession of Cisco CCNP certification. Other vendor technology certification (e.
g. Juniper, Huawei) will be desirable. Knowledge of BGP, OSPF, EIGRP, STP, HSRP and other TCP / IP protocols will be beneficial.
Knowledge of Linux administration with experience in any scripting language is desirable. Ability to meet the customers’ need in line with the business requirements.
Adept at conducting tests to identify faults in network systems. Ability to work with sales managers to ensure smooth work operations.
Knowledge of various forms of Open Source Software will be advantageous. Demonstrated troubleshooting and problem-solving skills.
Candidate must be able to lift, push and pull up to 20kg. Candidate must be able to tolerate temperature of below 20 C for extended periods of time.
Can handle multiple projects and tight deadlines.
Experience in troubleshooting complex data centre environments. Experience configuring LAN switching infrastructure VLANs, Trunking, etc.
Experience with configuring routing protocols and creating VPNs on cisco devices. At least 3 years of working with Cisco, Juniper and Huawei network products.