CISCO Network Engineer Career kenyas Vacancy at Orange Telkom in Kenya July 2013

Job Title  :    CISCO Network Engineer
Company     Orange Telkom
Department     Information Technology and Networks
Job Type     Full-Time
Job Status     Sourcing
Salary Range     Per Month
Shift     8 AM to 5 PM
Minimum Education     University – Undergraduate
Degree Title
No of Career kenyas     1
Minimum Exerience
Job Duration    Permanent
Start Publishing     06-12-2013
Stop Publishing     21-12-2013

Role Purpose:

The Network Engineer provides senior level support in the operation and implementation of enterprise networks and also supports services to internal clients and their affiliates.

Key Duties and Responsibilities.

• Ensure IT network uptimes and response to failure is within the defined KPIs.

• Oversee installation and commissioning of corporate LAN and MAN.

• Setup, configure and commission corporate WAN elements and internet gateways.

• Liaise with infrastructure architecture unit for selection of IT networking components.

• Liaise with data (broadband) services providers for effective troubleshooting on the network.

• Take design and architecture documents and produces implementation plans and configuration templates.

• Uses network performance data to determine network inefficiencies or for problem resolution.

• Schedules and executes complex changes to the Enterprise network.

• Communicates with internal customers directly during problem resolution.

• Communicates directly with key vendors for problem resolution.

• Tests hardware and software for feature performance as well as compatibility with existing systems, hardware, software, and operating systems.

• Reviews customer requirements and participates in the development of network solutions to address requirements

• Partners with business lines, and other departments   to ensure successful migrations and achievement of program goals and objectives

• Evaluates and tests designed solutions against requirements and produces necessary test documentation

• Provides support for complex network problem resolution

• Mentors junior staff and Interns.

Academic/ Professional Qualifications

• Bachelor’s Degree in IT or Computer Science

• At least 3 years in a Career kenya with related experience.

• Desired Minimum certifications : Cisco CCNA, CCNP
Preferred Skills

Key Competencies:

• Good communication and written skills.

• Precise, detailed and accurate presenter.

• Good Team player.

• Thorough follow up of issues.

• Able to plan and execute – Consistent.

If you fit the required profile, please apply highlighting how your qualifications, experience and career aspirations match the requirements for this position.

How to Apply:

Application should be sent by latest 21st December 2013, please provide an updated Curriculum Vitae (CV) including details of your current telephone contacts and names of three referees.

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