The Senior Network Specialist that we are looking for will be responsible to plan, organize and deliver cost effective and efficient network infrastructure services (Data, Voice, Video) that meet and exceed business and customers’ expectations (availability, security and continuous improvement).
Core responsibilities Maximize network performance by monitoring performance; troubleshooting network problems and outages; scheduling upgrades; collaborating with network architects on network optimization. Implement, and maintain policies, procedures, processes, standards, and guidelines for network resource administration and appropriate use. Manage and ensure optimal operation of all network hardware and equipment (routers, switches, hubs, etc.) for the LAN, WAN, Data Centers Core Network, and WLAN. Conduct research and make recommendations on network products, services, protocols, and standards in support of network service continuous improvements. Provide network performance statistics and reports to aid in management decisions. Consult with the managementand design rules and regulation for the acceptable use of the networks which apply to everyone Maintain an inventory of network hardware and software equipment Ensure networking stability and monitor all work regularly. Prepare and maintain networking documentation network and cabling layouts.
Desired Skills and Experience
Demonstrated leadership and personnel management skills. Ability to present technical data in a comprehensive, yet clear manner. Demonstrable honesty, integrity and credibility; ability to engender the trust and confidence of internal constituency and external partners. Excellent knowledge of current protocols and standards, including Core Switching/Routing, SSL/IPSec, VOIP, Business Continuity, Disaster Recovery. Hands-on experience installing and troubleshooting routers, bridges, switches, hubs, networks cabling, telephony systems, modems, network interface cards, and so on. At least 5 years of relevant work experience. Work experience in setup and configuring enterprise-wide LANs, WANs, WLANs, VPNs, VOIP. Bachelor degree in Computer Science or related academic field. CCNA professional certification is mandatory; CCNP is preferred; CCIE is desired as ultimate professional certification in this role.