Beckley Consulting Limited – We are a company with special focus on provision of professional support services for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs). We also provide and manage out-sourced labour, temporary or permanent, semi-skilled or skilled, for small and big organisations. We are recruiting to fill the position below:
Job Title: Network Engineer
Location: Lekki, Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time
- The Network Engineer plays a critical role in the telecommunication company, ensuring the smooth operation, maintenance, and optimization of network infrastructure.
- This position involves designing, implementing, and supporting network systems, protocols, and technologies to deliver reliable and high-performance telecommunications services. The Network Engineer collaborates with cross-functional teams to meet business objectives and deliver exceptional network performance.
- Design, plan, and implement network infrastructure, including routers, switches, firewalls, and other network devices, to support telecommunication services.
- Configure and optimize network protocols, including TCP/IP, MPLS, BGP, OSPF, and VLANs.
- Monitor network performance and identify potential issues or bottlenecks, proactively taking measures to ensure network reliability and performance.
- Conduct regular network assessments and capacity planning to accommodate growing business needs.
- Collaborate with cross-functional teams to develop network solutions that meet business requirements.
- Troubleshoot and resolve network-related incidents and problems, ensuring minimal downtime and disruption to services.
- Perform network maintenance tasks, such as firmware upgrades, patch management, and device configurations.
- Implement and enforce network security measures, including firewalls, access control, and intrusion detection systems.
- Develop and maintain network documentation, including diagrams, procedures, and configurations.
- Stay updated on emerging network technologies and industry best practices, recommending network enhancements and optimizations.
- Network Design and Implementation
- Network Operations and Maintenance
- Troubleshooting and Issue Resolution
- A Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Telecommunications, or a related field is typically required for a Network Engineer role.
- Relevant certifications, such as Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) or Juniper Networks Certified Internet Specialist (JNCIS), are highly desirable.
- Minimum of 1 – 3 years of experience in a Telecommunications Company or Internet Service Provider with a fair knowledge of Internet Leased Line, Leased Line, Home Broadband, FTTH, FTTX, VoIP, IPTV and Telecommunications Operations.
- Strong knowledge of network protocols, technologies, and architectures.
- Proficiency in configuring and managing network devices, such as routers, switches, and firewalls.
- Experience with network monitoring and troubleshooting tools.
- Solid understanding of network security principles and best practices.
- Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills.
- Effective communication and collaboration skills to work with cross-functional teams.
- Strong attention to detail and ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
- Ability to prioritize tasks and manage multiple projects simultaneously.
- Knowledge of scripting languages (e.g., Python) for network automation is advantageous.
- Familiarity with telecommunication-specific technologies, such as VoIP, SIP, or mobile networks, is a plus.
- In-depth understanding of network protocols, including TCP/IP, MPLS, BGP, OSPF, and VLANs.
- Awareness of emerging network technologies and industry trends.
- Knowledge of telecommunication-specific technologies, such as VoIP, SIP, or mobile networks.
- Knowledge of network devices and technologies, such as routers, switches, firewalls, load balancers, and VPNs.
- Familiarity with network monitoring and troubleshooting tools like Wireshark, SNMP, and NetFlow analyzers.
- Understanding network security principles, including firewalls, access control, and encryption protocols.
- Network uptime and availability.
- Network performance and throughput.
- Mean Time to Repair (MTTR) for network incidents.
- Compliance with network security policies and standards.
- Timely completion of network projects and tasks.User satisfaction with network services and performance.
How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should forward their CV to: email@example.com using the job title as the subject of the email.
Application Deadline: 23rd June, 2023.