Carry out day-to-day operational and technical support for company network, including project work.
Implementation, maintenance, and integration of IT Network/Security products and technologies.
Maintain an effective plan of work for the current and pending operational and project commitments.
Responsible for the research, development, and delivery of secure and high availability infrastructure for PCN, B2B, Internet, SD-Network, and Cloud services.
Provide expertise across multiple network/security platforms and technologies.
Production of high-quality network/security design and documentation.
Ensure network infrastructure is deployed to corporate standards.
Act as a technical advocate and working closely with GIPA/Cyber Security team in the architecture process to design strategic and practical solutions for APME region and Global.
Work independently, proactively and be self-motivated to meet the needs of working in a globally managed virtual team environment.
Participate in the Follow the Sun (FTS) on-call roster commitments to maintain the LAN, WAN and Security network after business hours.
Ability to work occasional weekends and late nights based on client demand and field support requirements.
Liaise with other members of the Global Network Services team (AP, USA & EMEA) on a peer-to-peer basis, with the aim of exchanging knowledge, experience, ideas and keeping the team aware of current and pending activities.
Qualifications / Critical Skills Criteria:
Minimum of 10 years' experience in IT field particularly network services in/supporting large enterprise network.
CCIE Certificate in Routing and Switching.
CCNP Certificate in Security (optional).
Working knowledge of SD-WAN technologies.
Working knowledge of Cisco ACI Data Centre technologies.
Working knowledge of Cisco LAN, WAN, and Wireless is a requirement.
In depth understanding of MPLS, BGP, EIGPR, QoS Traffic Engineering, and other networking protocols.
Working knowledge of WAN Acceleration appliances.
Working knowledge of Palo Alto firewall, Cisco ASA firewall, Cisco CSM, ISE.
Possess a strong knowledge of the engineering and operational challenges of enterprise network.
Excellent problem management and customer facing skills is a requirement.
Good understanding of legislation and regulations around cybersecurity, privacy and data protection.
Knowledge and experience working in an ITIL environment.
Working knowledge of AWS, Azure, and Google Cloud Services.
Experience with a major energy or mining company would be advantageous.