Job Ref No: 5321000 Job Title: Network Engineer Post(s): 2 Report To: Manager IT Operations Closing Date: Friday, May 27, 2016 (16:30)
Objectives: The Incumbent works on designing, implementing and monitoring network infrastructure that connects TTCL systems with partners, core infrastructure and business units. The scope of the position includes developing and managing TTCL network to meet business objectives and ensure Network setup and configurations complies with statutory and regulatory requirements regarding information and network access. Key Responsibilities: 1. Establish networking environment and designing network systems, performing configuration; directing system installation; defining, documenting, and enforcing system standards. 2.Maximize network performance by monitoring performance; troubleshooting network problems and outages; scheduling upgrades; performing network optimization. 3. Coordinate with security systems to secure network system by establishing and enforcing policies; defining and monitoring access. 4.Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations. 5. Accomplishes information systems and organization mission by completing related results as needed. 6. Reporting network operational status by gathering, prioritizing information; managing projects. 7. Configure and monitor TTCL’s and partner’s network connectivity to TTCL data centres. 8. Ensure Network backup is performed and data sent offsite. 9. Resolve all reported network outage incidents at data centres and take actions to prevent recurrence on future. 10. Plan, Develop, document, implement and update business continuity and disaster recovery plan for TTCL networks. 11. Maintains quality service by following organization and industry standards. 12. Harden network systems by performing upgrades and configurations to improve network risks. 13. Work with TTCL project managers in designing, installing and configuring ICT systems for TTCL and customers. 14. Support and Maintenance of the PABX System. 15. Any other duties as may be assigned by respective controlling officer.
Key Qualifications / Experience / Skills:
• University Degree in Computer Science/Electrical/Electronics/Telecommunications Engineering or equivalent qualification. • Must be registered with the Engineers Registration Board (ERB) of Tanzania. • Networking knowledge preferably Microsoft, Cisco Networking and LAN Knowledge . • At least two (2) years experience in networking in a complex organization. • Knowledge of ITIL v3 and CCNA or equivalent is added advantage. • Knowledge on major network operating systems specifically Cisco, Microsoft, Linux • Firewalls, Intrusion detections configurations. • Budgeting and tracking budget Expenses and Project Management. • Network Design skills, Implementation, Troubleshooting and Network Hardware Configuration. • Network Performance Tuning. • Problem Solving, Analytical and Practical. • Team player, Decisive and able to work under pressure . • Integrity and able to work without supervision.