Dimension Data Technical Services, Implementation Engineer- Network/Security Jobs in Kenya

Dimension Data Technical Services, Implementation Engineer- Network/Security Jobs in Kenya

Job Summary

  • Reporting to the Head of Implementation Engineering, the TS implementation engineer – Network/Security will be focused on designing, building, and delivering infrastructure (Network, Security, wireless, data center, Cloud) solutions to address business and technical requirements, leveraging industry and standard principles and patterns.

  • The job holder will be an escalation point for complex technical support incidents from the support team.

    Role and Responsibilities

  • Design, build, deliver, and operate Network and Data Center solutions to meet client requirements.

  • Provide documentation for solutions delivered to clients.

  • Work with project managers and other delivery teams to ensure that solutions provided to customers are delivered within specified timelines.

  • Liaise with go-to-market technical architects to ensure that solutions provided to clients are well scoped and fit for purpose.

  • Highlight risks, provide alternative options, and recommend quality solutions to specified problems.

  • Where feasible, use automation to reduce delivery time and human intervention on repetitive tasks.

  • Act as subject matter expert on a variety of technologies within the enterprise networks and Cyber security portfolio.

  • Guide on change management on change management when integrating solutions provided to customers.

  • Guide and/mentor junior engineers.

    Key Skills and Attributes:

  • Design, implementing, administering, and strong troubleshooting experience on the following:

  • IOS and IOS-XE based routing platforms (ASRs, ISRs, CSRs) and routing protocols (BGP, OSPF, EIGRP etc.)

  • Multi-datacenter scaling technologies (OTV, VXLAN, LISP).

  • Software Defined Networking
    technologies (SD-DC, SD-WAN, SD-Access).

  • Next generation enterprise firewalls (Cisco FTD, Checkpoint, Fortinet).

  • In depth of Zero Trust Network Access.

  • Designing, deploying and supporting large enterprise data center solutions.

  • Deploying enterprise wireless networks.

  • Knowledge on virtualization and Storage Area Networking.

  • Knowledge of network programmability and automation.

  • Ability to create accurate network diagrams and documentation for designing and deploying of networking systems.

  • Experience in carrying out network assessments and reporting/recommendation writing.

  • Good analytical and problem-solving skills.

  • Team player.

    Academic Qulaifications and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in information technology or related field of study.

  • At least 3 years in the enterprise networking field.

  • Relevant industry standard certifications, e.g. ITIL.

  • Cisco Professional level networking Certification i.e CCNP/CCDP/CCNP Security.

  • Expert level network security certification i.e, Checkpoint CCSE, Fortinet NSE7 (enterprise firewall).

  • DevOps certification and experience scripting and network automation will be an added advantage.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; Dimension Data Technical Services, Implementation Engineer- Network/Security Jobs in Kenya

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