Senior Network Engineer
Visa sponsorship and relocation support
RELOCATION: to Doha, Qatar
Main Purpose of the Role:
Provide technical support for the network infrastructure, telecommunication links, build and deploy branch infrastructure that are based on industry standards. Establish technical priorities, standards and procedures, ensure sufficient network/system capacities for organizational needs. Be a key member in defining IT strategy.
Key Responsibility Areas:
Implementation, Configuring, troubleshooting and monitoring of network, remote branch and telephony infrastructure for call center, branches and other enterprise users. Devices and systems involved are,
Cisco IP telephones and Nortel digital phones
Cisco Nexus – Nexus 7700, 5600, 2200 series and ASA 5585X
Cisco WAN Routers - ASR 1000, 4300, 4400, 3900, 2900, 1900, 3800, 2800 and 800 series router
Cisco Catalyst switches – Cisco 6500, 4948, 4500, 3650, 3750, 3560, 2960 and older cisco switches
F5 BigIP – LTM, iRules and administration support
HypercomView Management and LogARithm - Server and Client
HypercomView Security Manager
NewNet Transaction Routers - STGd and AG 1000
Strategic planning and managing LAN, WAN networks, Telecommunication links to ensure high availability of services on 24x7x365
Plan and implement WAN infrastructure for business expansions/relocations including call centers based on best standards
Design, implement and manage enterprise wide multi-tiered, high availability infrastructure based on banks IS policy.
Stream line support and monitoring to improve overall voice efficiency
Coordinating with telecommunication service provider and internal relevant teams for new link installations and changes on current connections
Providing the relevant consultancy for cabling for new telecom links in new branches, and network restructuring for existing branches
Validating the network connectivity for new telecom link installations
Installing and supporting branch network devices by field as well as remote support
Supporting Datacenter network environment and Data center Interconnect L2 extension
Server form, Core and DMZ network, Third party vendor WAN link management and day to day support
Day to day network troubleshooting and maintaining best practices and lessons learned.
Datacenter Technology Refresh – technical consulting, BoQ validation and implementation support
New Branch Site Survey, finalizing BoQ and implementation
MPLS with SLA/3GSLA, Internet, ISDN PRI, ADSL link commissioning and migration
Third-party DMZ technology refresh DC support and testing services
Creating Business case and Project Initiation Documents for new requirements
Purchase order tracking and delivery and stock management
Branch Refurbishment and cable redressing and user movement planning and implementation
End of Support Datacenter and Branch network device replacement and structured cabling
CCTV Storage Upgrade and Analog to Digital camera migration support
Branch Redundant Core and Gateway router setup with MPLS failover testing
Network Monitoring for device and WAN links and Network Automation for bulk configuration
F5 BigIP LTM Load balancing setup for different application using profile, analytics, iRules
F5 BigIP device iHealth, Config Sync, Backup and Administration support
Point of Sale and Cards industry Knowledge
Administration of Hypercom and NewNet transaction routers for Point of Sales TPDU routing
Plan, implement and migrate transaction routing from Hypercom to NewNet platform.
Project coordination, initiation, implementation and closure support to project management team
Qualifications & certifications:
Bachelor in Engineering or Computer Science.
Relevant experience of over 5 years in Networking technologies e.g. Cisco
Valid CCNP is must and 3 years experience post certification
CCIE would be an added advantage.
Must have entreprice level network implimentation experiences with references.