Network Engineer  – ERP21 Recruitment & Consultancy

Network Engineer 

Full Time
  • Post Date: October 4, 2021
  • 18260
Job Description

Responsibilities & Duties

  1. Administration, support & maintenance of campus-wide network infrastructure including the following (but not limited to):
    1. Cisco and Alcatel Switches
    2. PaloAlto, Checkpoint, Cisco, Juniper Firewalls.
    3. Cisco Lightweight Access Points
    4. Wireless controller and devices (Cisco and/or Alcatel/Aruba)
    5. Aruba ClearPass (CPPM) – Network Access Control Appliance
    6. Structured Cabling (UTP / Fiber) 
  2. Ensure that the campus network is in optimum performance by continually reviewing areas of improvement.
  3. Recommend the optimum or alternative solutions
  4. Monitor and maintain service availability
  5. Accountable for network operations
  6. Network fine-tuning, problem troubleshooting, interpretation of statistics and traffic pattern.
  7. Firewall rules configuration and security setting.
  8. Ensure procedures are documented
  9. Ensure SOP are up-to-date
  10. Ensure compliance to policies and procedures
  11. Follow up on requests, deployments & incidents/issues (including escalation) and ensure proper and timely closure
  12. Ensure that relevant parties (including the requestor/users) are updated on the progress
  13. Maintaining and upgrading Firmware / OS on Network Devices
  14. Configuration and maintenance of Layer 2 and Layer 3 Switches
  15. Configuration and  Implementation of Core Firewalls
  16. Configuration and  Implementation of Network Access Control Appliance
  17. Updating documentation and diagrams to any changes to the environments
  18. Responsible for working with the Service Desk & On-site Support Team to provide Network support


Requirements & Qualification

  • Degree or Diploma in IT, Engineering or Computer Science
  • At least three (3) years hands-on relevant experience.
  • Practical experience in configuring routers/switches (e.g., CISCO and Alcatel), firewalls (PaloAlto and Checkpoint), and intrusion detection/protection systems.
  • Experience in managing / administration of Aruba ClearPass.
  • Experience and familiarity with Structured Cabling, Network, and routing technologies, network solutions i.e. using CISCO, Juniper, Alcatel network equipment 
  • Previous working experience in SOE environment will be preferred. 
  • Possess industry standard certifications, minimally have CISCO Certified Network Engineer certification, or equivalent.
  • Windows applications software skills like MS Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Visio, FTP, TFTP, etc
  • Knowledge of Managed Services and hands-on experience on LAN/WAN technologies
  • Knowledge of Layer 2 & 3 Technologies: Good knowledge of Switching technologies like VLAN’s, HSRP, Devices: Alcatel  & Cisco switches, 
  • A team player with good interpersonal and communications skills
  • Customer oriented and able to handle difficult situations.  Need to drive and explore new ways of doing things to improve customer experience