i. CCNA CCNP certification preferred. CCIE RS, CCIE DC will hold added advantage.
ii. Experience in Networking Security Design, implementation, operational support. ii. Experience of working within an ITIL framework.
iii. Team Guidance mentoring
iv. Experience on support and implementation of of Routing, Switching, Security, Load balance, WAN optimizer,
v. Wan Link packet shape, WAN link load balance auto failover products,
vi. Server farm load balance, GSLB internet load balance, Checkpoint, Fortinet,
vii. Cisco firewall and security products IPs, URL filter, Anti-Virus.
viii. In-depth understanding on core Routing and Switching IPv4 IPv6 protocols RIPEIGR POS PFB GPVTP SPTGL BPHSRP
ix. Hands on experience on Cisco Nexus 5k,2k, 6509-E, 3750, 4948, 4500 and other switches.
x. Hands on experience on Cisco 3800, 3900,1800,1900,7206 series Routers.
xi. Hands on Experience on Checkpoint SPALT Gaia platform and checkpoint software blades.
xii. Troubleshooting experience on IPsec VPN site to site and remote user vpn.
xiii. Hands on experience and in-depth understanding on server and link Load balance
xiv. Hands on Visio software for network diagram creation update.
xv. Should be able to communicate with Stake Holders and Service providers.
xvi. To work with partners to ensure that their networks are configured and maintained to support the levels of availability required.
i. Demonstrated ability to lead a team, providing clear direction, motivating team members, managing their performance appropriately and fairly, and dealing with possible conflicts.
ii. Ability to identify critical IT issues and propose viable solutions.
iii. Ability to interact with customers and colleagues in a courteous and friendly manner
and to work in a multicultural environment with sensitivity.
iv. Ability to set clearly defined objectives, plan activities in a timely way and monitor performance against deadlines and milestones.
v. Ability to think strategically and evaluate options in the short, medium and long term.
vi. Ability to cope in a technically complex and fast-changing environment, and to respond calmly and rationally to changing aspirations in a deadline-driven situation.
vii. Ability to balance conflicting and changing demands through prioritization and a pragmatic approach
viii. Strong planning and organizing skills including the ability to manage several work streams simultaneously.
ix. Excellent communication skills with a capacity to present, discuss and explain issues coherently and logically both in writing and verbally.
x. Active participation in incident, problem and capacity management processes
xi. To provide a 3rd line on call support for the network and to the 24*7 team as required
xii. To ensure that systems are documented and kept current.