Location   United Arab Emirates
Sector   IT Hardware
Job Type   Full Time
Date   05/09/2017
Job Ref No   3788

Company Profile

Our client is one of the reputed retail and hospitality company in UAE.

Job Description

Responsibilities includes.

• To lead a team of technical staff (engineers and senior engineers).

• To own and maintain the network infrastructure for online services and ensure availability, meeting agreed OLAs and SLAs.

• Management and maintenance of Internet facing network devices and address space on  platforms

• Management of technical developments of operational importance and participation in developing or setting standards as directed.

• To work with partners to ensure that their networks are configured and maintained to support the levels of availability required.

• To work with the architecture, infrastructure engineering and delivery teams to ensure that the network infrastructure remains current, performs to standard and is well understood.

• To improve the standard of technical operations and competencies within the team.

• To participate in incident, problem and capacity management processes

• To provide a 3rd line on call support for the network and to the 24/7 team as required

Candidate Profile

Required Knowledge & Experience

• Extensive technical knowledge and experience of managing and maintaining large-scale, highly available, Internet facing networks

• Extensive experience troubleshooting multi-tier Internet applications platforms, particularly for web applications and streaming

• Experience with a broad range of network hardware, software

• Deep understanding of network protocols, and their applications and characteristic behaviours

• Experience implementing pragmatic network security and audit

• Current, industry recognised, advanced certification, ideally CCNA, CCNP

• Good understanding of network configuration and troubleshooting on a range of server Operating systems

• Experience of working with application and network layer cryptography and virtualisation

• Competency with Unix/Linux scripting and tools and their application to network engineering, monitoring, automation, and troubleshooting

• Experience of working within an ITIL framework