Job Vacancy For IP Network Infrastructure Manager



We are looking for a proactive and hands-on individual to lead the engineering and optimization of the IP transport network and its related infrastructure.

Key Responsibilities

IP Network Engineering

• Ensure proper capacity management (planning, dimensioning and expansion) in line with agreed guidelines, for the IP transport network (routers, switches, firewalls, caches, DNS, Internet gateways, peering gateways etc.)
• Ensure resilience for all network nodes and links to guarantee achievement of agreed network availability and service KPIs.
• Maintain and report on updated network documentation including but not limited to network architecture diagrams, hardware and software release levels, design principles (HLD, LLD), service call flows etc.
• Review and approve integration designs, new service provisioning, capacity expansions, operational change requests etc. on the data network.
• Enforce system and network security best-practices to ensure the confidentiality, integrity and availability of data network infrastructure.
• Act as the authority and centre of excellence for the network with a deep understanding of the associated standards, protocols, industry developments and best practices.

IP Network Optimization

• Perform proactive monitoring of defined Key Performance Indicators and drive timely intervention by managed services resources to guarantee availability and excellent customer experience.
• Ensure efficient usage of network resources.

Qualification Required & Experience

Required Qualification and Experience

Network Utilization

• Data Network KPIs
• Availability Service Level Agreement (SLA)
• Delivery Service Level Agreement (SLA)
• Maintain up-to-date documentation on current network architecture and services.

PERSON QUALIFICATION AND EXPERIENCE

• Bachelor’s Degree in Electronics, Electrical or Telecommunications Engineering
• Sound knowledge of telecommunications and IP technologies
• 4 years’ experience in a similar role

Professional Certifications:

• IP Networking: CCNA (mandatory), CCDP/CCNP (Desirable)
• Security: CompTIA Security+ (Desirable)
• Project management: PRINCE2/PMP (Desirable)
• Excellent communication, presentation and negotiation skills

Location: Accra

How To Apply For the Job

Interested and qualified applicants should send their Applications & Curriculum Vitae to:

[email protected]

Kindly indicate the role you are applying for in the email subject.

Closing Date: 26 November, 2021

While we appreciate all interest, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted due to the volume of applications.