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.
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
Able to work independently or within a team environment, with minimum instruction from management
Proficiency in English language
All interested candidates should send their CVs to stating the job title in the subject line. Applications close on 14 February 2020.