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Infrastructure & Network Engineer at Innovectives Limited

Infrastructure & Network Engineer

  • Job Type Full Time
  • Qualification BA/BSc/HND
  • Experience
  • Location Lagos
  • Job Field ICT / Computer&nbsp

Responsibilities

  • Maintain, administer and improve performance of computer networks and related computing environments including systems software, applications software, hardware, virtual system and configurations.
  • Install, configure and support network equipment including firewalls, routers, WAF, proxy servers, switches, WAN accelerators, DNS and DHCP to maximise network efficiency and security
  • Perform disaster recovery operations and data backups as required.
  • Manage and ensure effectiveness of security solutions, including firewalls, SIEM, FIM, anti-virus solutions, and intrusion detection systems.
  • Protect data, software, and hardware by coordinating, planning and implementing network security measures.
  • Maintain, configure, and monitor email applications and other business applications assigned.
  • Confer with network users about solving existing system problems.
  • Operate master consoles to monitor the performance of applications, networks and computer systems.
  • Oversee the administration of user accounts, permissions, and access rights to AD, softwares, devices and network.
  • Troubleshoot, diagnose and resolve/replace faulty hardware, software, and other network components as required.
  • Maintain existing software and hardware and upgrading any that have become obsolete.
  • Conduct research and make recommendations on network products, services, protocols, and standards in support of network procurement and development efforts.
  • Design and implement short-term and long-term strategic plans to make certain network capacity meets existing and future requirements.
  • Develop, implement, and maintain procedures, and associated training plans for network resource administration and appropriate use.
  • Establish service level agreements with end users.
  • Negotiate with vendors, outsourcers, and contractors to secure network products and services.
  • Practice network asset management, including maintenance of network component inventory, life cycle management and related documentation.
  • Provide network, hardware and system software performance statistics and reports;
  • Support IT system and infrastructure in customer and regulatory audits.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the line manager.

Key Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, or related equivalent experience.
  • MCSE, CCNA, and/or similar certifications are highly preferred.
  • Knowledge of IT Infrastructure, including Security, Virtualization and 3 Par Storage technologies.
  • Experience managing enterprise wide Linux and Microsoft server environments both on cloud and on-premise.
  • Prior experience with container orchestration platforms (Docker Swarm, Kubernetes, EKS)
  • Solid background in network administration and architecture
  • In-depth understanding of communication and routing protocols
  • Experience with network diagnostic, monitoring and analysis tools

Method of Application

Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: [email protected] using the “Job Title” as the subject of the email.

Note: Only candidates who meet the shortlist criteria will be contacted.