IP Networks Expert

  • Epic Ltd
  • Nicosia, Cyprus
  • 28/01/2020
Full time Information Technology Engineering

Job Description

The role:

We are currently recruiting for an IP Networks Expert to join the EPIC Network team. The successful selected candidate will be responsible for the design, deployment, support and dimensioning of a cost optimized, reliable and high-performance IP Network according to the EPIC overall strategic targets.

Responsibilities:

  • Design, deploy, support and dimension (hardware and software) of any related Layer 2 and Layer 3 Network in EPIC’s Infrastructure. This includes the ISP Backbone Network, the Mobile Network, the xDSL Network and the Enterprise Network Infrastructure.
  • Internal and External Customer Support.
  • Design, deploy and support the Firewalls Security Network.
  • Assists Sales Team during presales visits to corporate customers and designs, deploy and support the solutions to meet customer’s requirements.
  • Designs and dimensions (hardware and software) the NMS systems.
  • Designs, deploys and dimensions the intra- and inter-connectivity with other networks elements of the network (e.g. BSC, RNC, MSS, MGW, UGW, DSLAM, MSAN, BRAS, DBs).
  • Participate in technical meetings with other departments
  • Orders hardware, features, functionalities and software releases for the IP Networks and NMS.
  • Generates performance and optimization reports for the IP Networks.
  • Analyses overall network impact of any proposed configuration changes.
  • Studies new technologies and proposes improvements in the IP Networks and NMS.
  • Documents network configurations and corporate solutions, maintaining an updated library with the configurations of the network.
  • Be a part of an on-call support scheme for critical incidents

Desired Areas of Experience/Knowledge and Competencies:

  • Postgraduate degree in Electrical/Electronic/Computer Engineering or Computer Science, preferably with a specialization in Telecommunications or Networks
  • Working experience preferably on Huawei, Juniper and Cisco equipment
  • Working experience with layer-2 Ethernet technologies
  • Working experience with IP/MPLS architectures as well as technologies and protocols like BGP, RSVP, LDP, OSPF, IS-IS, L2VPN, L3VPN, VPLS, Circuit Emulation, QoS/CoS, Traffic Engineering etc)
  • Working experience with Dynamic Subscriber Management, RADIUS protocol, PPPoE and DHCP
  • Working experience with Firewalls and familiarity with IPsec and VPNs
  • Working experience with Load Balancers is a plus
  • Knowledge of Mobile Networks and xDSL Networks, architectures and communication flows is a plus
  • Troubleshooting and debugging skills
  • Good knowledge of IPv6 will be considered as an advantage
  • Good knowledge of Unix or Linux is a plus
  • Familiarity with Network Monitoring Systems, SNMP agents, statistical monitoring and analysis
  • Network Certifications will be considered as an advantage
  • Hardworking, focused, thorough, punctual, and proficient at multitasking
  • Ability to provide written and verbal presentations on technical topics to corporate peers and management
  • Self-motivated
  • Able to work independently or within a team environment, with minimum instruction from management
  • Proficiency in English language

 Applications:

All interested candidates should send their CVs to stating the job title in the subject line. Applications close on 14 February 2020.