Location   United Arab Emirates
Sector   Banking
Job Type   Full Time
Date   11/10/2018
Job Ref No   3881

Company Profile

Our client, an internationally renowned regional bank

Job Description

Our client, an internationally renowned regional bank is on the lookout for an Emirati IT Network and Communication manager to maintain the network, security, systems and voice infrastructure within the SLA's agreed for the bank in conjunction with managing projects in regards to existing, new and upcoming IT Network Infrastructure projects for successful IT Service Delivery. 

Succesful candidates would receive an attractive salary, children's education, attractive bonuses and benefits as per the UAE labor law for nationals. They will get to work for a prestigious local bank in their corporate IT team.

As a successful IT Manager, you'd be required -

  • To guide and manage the team towards successful delivery of Infrastructure support for our client's bank.
  • To monitor and maintain existing Network Infrastructure.
  • To liaison with vendors for installation activities and get projects completed for HO as well as to Liaison with vendors for installation of ACTIVE and PASSIVE Network Infrastructure for Branches of the bank.
  • To play a key role in implementing successful long term and short term network/security programs/projects for the bank. 
  • To coordinate with telecommunications providers and manage MSS ATM infrastructure 
  • To design Network Architectures (both logical & physical) and creation of iterative conceptual designs down to tactical reference architecture deliverables. 
  • To design and manage enterprise information/data flows and protection services. This includes enterprise key management of network design experience and information protection spanning to database, file system, and application(s). 
  • Will be responsible for Network lifecycle management: Planning, Designing, Deployment and operational support and troubleshooting.
  • To aid Data Loss Prevention services design and implementation, and secure data exchange with External organizations.
  • To perform cost estimation and alternatives analysis for network/security products against technical and functional requirements for HO and branches. 
  • To follow best practices and evaluate vendors of new products and designs for POC.
  • to produce the deliverables as per the project/support requirements as per the project roles and tasks assigned 
  • to provide system reports for IT audit observations and evidences wherever appropriate and follow the audit recommendations• All the above accountabilities includes but not limited to any additional/new tasks or responsibilities assigned by the line Manager.

Candidate Profile

Our client is looking for an Emirati candidate with 

  • A minimum Bachelor degree in Science and computers engineering or equivalent
  • A minimum 6-8 years of experience in similar domain
  • Family book required*

...And the following technical proficiencies...

  • Advanced Hardware Knowledge
  • Hardware Knowledge
  • IT Business Relationship Management
  • IT Change and Release Management
  • Knowledge of Networking
  • Management of Vendors / Alliances
  • Problem and Incident Management
  • Project Management/ Co-ordination
  • Regulatory and Compliance Knowledge