As the successful candidate, you will demonstrate high standards of network and system engineering skills to ensure maximum availability, reliability and security of our client’s local, wide area and application oriented networks infrastructure.
Primary technical focus will be on introducing innovative technologies for the benefit of business, translating them to its business needs and successfully implementing them along with supporting existing enterprise wide application oriented network.
The right skilled candidate will act as a technical escalation point and be the go to person for other technical and non-technical staff.
Responsibilities include :
Foster an environment oriented to trust, open communication, creative thinking, and cohesive team effort
Coordinate with internal and external stakeholders and vendors as necessary
Serve as a focal point to communicate and resolve interface and integration issues with other teams
On-board innovative technologies to meet business needs and support ongoing application oriented network infrastructure
Plan, schedule and report project & support activities effectively and timely
Provide second-level on-call critical network infrastructure support
Critical to your success in this role :
Positive and supportive attitude
Creative problem solving skills
Strong background in working with Network / System Security
Excellent customer service, relationship management and communication skills
Able to work effectively under challenging and fast paced environment
Quick and effective decision maker and able to strategies and plan effectively for long term business strategies.
Effective trouble shooting skill in a complex application oriented enterprise wide network environments
Ability to reprioritize work in order to deliver multiple projects within specified timeframes
Must have hands-on technical experience in :
Installing, Configuring and Administering of Cisco Catalyst and Nexus switches, Cisco Routers, F5 BigIP products such as LTM, GTM, APM and ASM, and Checkpoint firewalls
In depth and current technical knowledge of networking, security exposures, and mitigating designs and processes associated with them.
Hands-on experience with various load-balancing and security platforms & concepts
Network Security and vulnerability management along with log management
LTM, GTM, ASM, APM modules and SME for related configuration such as VIPs, writing iRules, Edge-client, web application level firewalling, global site load balancing and multi-tier data center.
Network Firewalls with (user / app / content-id), url-filtering, dynamic address groups, wildfire, sandbox technologies
Cisco VDC, VPC, OTV and layer 2 and layer 3 technologies and protocols such as; VTP, STP, OSPF, BGP, EIGRP
IPSEC, DMVPN, Cisco iWAN, Netflow, sFlow, RBAC, Packet capture and Analysis
Multi-tier and multi-site Data center design and best practices and map application business flow accordingly
Distributed and parallel firewall deployment and administration
Highly available and redundant infrastructure and its impact on the business
Windows and Linux
Very good communications skills. This position requires the ability to extract requirements from various clients and business partners in addition to helping them understand their needs.
Nice to have technical knowledge of :
Latest and innovative technologies and implementation of products such as NetOps, NAPALM, ANSIBLE, CI / CD
Distributed network testing framework
Network Monitoring, Performance & Fault management, Network monitoring and resumption SIEM, Elastic Stack, Extrahop and Netbrain
Must have following industry’s standard certification OR proven equivalent experience :
Cisco Certified Internet Expert (Security / Routing & Switching / Datacentre)
Check Point Certified Security Expert