Network & Systems Engineer

Location Luqa
Discipline: Technology, IT Infrastructure
Contact name: Daniel Genuis

Contact email: [email protected]
Job ref: 15181
Published: 7 months ago
Our client, a leading IT company, is looking for a Network & Systems Engineer who will be working with a team who is in charge of the whole IP network. Responsible for providing end-to-end connectivity to
the organisation’s mission-critical network elements, IT infrastructure, upstream service providers, enterprise customers and other third-parties.

Description:
  • Participate in the design, testing, implementation, operation and maintenance of our client’s IP Network as required. Placing importance on high-availability and security by design is a must
  • Analyse statistics, logs and alarms from network monitoring systems to maintain network health and take preventive actions as appropriate
  • Assist the IP Networks Manager in network capacity forecasts and planning of upgrades
  • Assist the IP Networks Manager in budget planning for the IP network
  • Assist in new projects assigned to the IP Core Networks team
  • Collaborate with team members and other teams in operations and projects
  • Identify key areas of improvement.
  • Automate repetitive tasks where appropriate using scripting techniques.
  • Research and keep abreast on new technologies.
  • Liaise with vendors and service providers as required.
  • Upkeep of proper documentation.
  • Participate in an on-call roster.
Requirements:
  • Possession of a MQF level 6 qualification in Electrical / Electronic Engineering or Computer Engineering / Science.
  • Excellent organisational and communication skills.
  • Be willing to work in a team.
  • CCNA certification or willing to obtain it within 6 months of employment
  • 1 – 2 years of work experience in a Network Engineering capacity.
  • CCNP certification specializing in Routing and Switching or Service Provider.
  • Technical skills in IP/MPLS routing, switching, Linux or scripting languages.