Senior Network Engineer - LAN / MPLS / WAN / IOS / Junos / FortiOS / Datacentre network components in Botswana - CA Global Group

CA Global Group

CA Global Headhunters is an international recruitment and staffing company with an in-depth focus on Recruitment in Africa. We recruit talent of the highest standard across African Sectors in Mining, Oil & Gas, Engineering, Banking, Finance, Legal, Insurance, Commodities and Agriculture. As the African markets further grow and develop, our skills and expertise simultaneously grow too, ensuring that we deliver the best service for both clients and candidates. Our extensive candidate network built up over 8 years comprises the most diverse, skilled and experienced candidates.

We have access to resources, networks, and relationships globally which enable us to understand our clients’ cultures, operations, business strategies and industries. With our Head Office in Cape Town, South Africa and partner companies in Mauritius, Mozambique, Angola and China we are always on par with new technologies and trends which assist us in sourcing the best talent. Whatever stage of the project life-cycle, we can effectively put forward the right candidates with the right skills.Recruiter from sector Human Resources, located in Western Cape, From 501 to 1000 workers

    About this job ad 6 November


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  • Reference Number: LNM
    Job Description:
    Responsible for the Group’s networks such as LAN, WAN, Datacentre network components, communication infrastructure and third party connections as well as firewalls. The responsibilities include hardware, operating systems (IOS, Junos, FortiOS) network and software tools, including designing, installation, configuration and maintenance, and the planning, maintaining, and monitoring of these systems. To advise and investigate improvements and savings within the environment.
    Maintain network documentation for the company network infrastructure; diagrams covering all the connectivity/links physical equipment and layout, IP addresses, LAN & WAN, security controls throughout the group
    Identify alternatives for optimizing resources, MPLS/WAN, wireless links, internet Links, network routers, switches and firewalls – monitoring using appropriate tools
    Expected to work on and own projects including designing and implementing
    Expected to document all changes and designs and able to delegate project and other work to other team members and support technicians
    While expected to own mainly networking projects and networking portions of other projects, some project work may be expected in other infrastructure projects and non-networking technologies.
    Expected to be engaged in development, maintenance and monitoring of QoS on the company’s networks, including LAN and WAN
    Expected to be on-call (rotational) when planned
    Planning for Disaster Recovery and BCP and participation in DR Drills.
    Scheduled afterhours and weekend work expected
    Shift work required as needed
    Travel to different countries subsidiaries expected
    Collect information to analyze and evaluate existing or proposed systems
    Research, plan, install, configure, troubleshoot, maintain and upgrade of networking and other systems.
    Conduct technical research on system upgrades to determine feasibility, cost, time required, and compatibility with current system.
    Continuously monitor connectivity, network performance to ensure proactive problem resolution and general stability.
    Maintenance of the confidentiality of key network passwords including but not limited to servers, routers, switches, call managers, and other network default passwords, codes, etc.
    Ensure that replication of the DR Recovery centres is occurring at all times.
    Responsible for the network portion of Disaster Recovery drills running and documentation of the outcome and resolution of exceptions
    Responsible for the switches, routers, Wi-Fi, firewalls, Internet links, Telco integrations, MPLS links and WAN, 3rd party links, IPT connectivity
    Some support may be required on non-network system from time to time including Active directory, Exchange servers, VMWare & Storage, MS technologies, Linux servers
    Requirements: Qualification and Skills
    Required Certification(s) in Juniper technologies
    Required minimum 3 years’ experience in Juniper technologies
    Required knowledge of routing, switching, QoS, VPN
    Required understanding of routing protocols, including BGP
    Required skills/expertise in Juniper switches and firewalls
    Required skills in Cisco routers and switches
    Cisco certifications will be advantageous
    Skills in Fortinet firewalls advantageous
    Skills in VMWare, Dell, MS, Linux technologies slightly advantageous

  • Requirements

  • Language(s): English
  • Availability for travel: No
  • Availability for change of residence: No


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  • Senior Network Engineer - LAN / MPLS / WAN / IOS / Junos / FortiOS / Datacentre network components in Botswana

  • Recruiter

    CA Global Group
  • Type of contract

    Permanent contract

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