ICT Jobs in Africa
|Network Analyst,   Johannesburg,   South Africa|
This position is for a member of the JSE Networks Department. The team are highly skilled technical people who are responsible for 24*7 mission critical network infrastructure with zero tolerance for technical failure of any kind. You will be responsible for daily operationaltasks and procedures,which includes monitoring and supporting of all network hardware and software that the team is responsible for.Job SummaryThis position is for a member of the JSE Networks Department. The suitable candidate will be responsible for the daily operational tasks and procedures, which include monitoring and supporting all hardware and software that the team is responsible for. This includes: • Cisco Routers • Cisco Firewall Appliances • Cisco Switches • Network Appliances • Network Related software • Network Monitoring hardware and applications The Senior Network Specialist will report into the Manager: Networks. Responsibilities / OutputsPerform daily administration tasks on the JSE Network devices Support and assist with network related queries and requests from users. This includes problem determination Create and implement network designs Implement network security and ensure the integrity of the JSE network Monitor and resolve network related issues and bottlenecks Capacity monitoring and planning of networks Maintain documentation for the supported systems / environments Interact with outside vendors for both production support issues and new / improved technologies Assist in ensuring that the JSE Network and Network strategy is aligned with international network trends Interact with external users to assist with line implementations, connectivity strategies and troubleshooting.
To provide support and assistance in the implementation of JSE project requirements Provide knowledge transfer and internal hands on training Research and development of network related products and technologies.
Desired Skills and Experience
Routing, Wireless and Switching abilities Experience in Microsoft Server and Workstation technologies
Good understanding of network protocols
Leadership Skills Good verbal and written communication skills
CCDA, CCNA Qualifications
5+ years Network Administration
5+ years Cisco experience in Cisco Technologies
Cisco Network Administration abilities
Possess a strong work ethic and sense of urgency
Service delivery and outcomes driven
Posses a high level of energy and enthusiasm
Flexibility Risk Aware
Work with other team members during weekend and after-hours maintenance
windows to apply hardware and software changes to the systems
Candidate must ensure that Cisco qualifications remain current
About this company
''The JSE Ltd (“JSE”) is licensed as an exchange under the Financial Markets Act, 2012 and Africa’s premier exchange. It has operated as a market place for the trading of financial products for nearly 120 years. In this time, the JSE has evolved from a traditional floor based equities trading market to a modern securities exchange providing fully electronic trading, clearing and settlement in equities, financial and agricultural derivatives and other associated instruments and has extensive surveillance capabilities. The JSE is also a major provider of financial information. In everything it does, the JSE strives to be a responsible corporate citizen.''
TOP ICT AFRICA HEADLINES
Nigerian Govt to Build $1 Billion ICT Coy
By Abbas Jimoh and Victoria Onehi The Federal Government has said it would build a $1bn Information Communication and Technology (ICT) company i..
MTC Namibia Erects 14 New Transmission Towers
By Ngaevarue Katjangua Windhoek — The Mobile Telecommunications company (MTC) has erected 14 new network towers countrywide over a period of f..
FiberGuide Signs an Agreement with Optical Technology Training (OTT) to Deliver Certified Optical Networking Courses in Africa.
The in-depth 5 day training course in optical networking is a key enabler for well-designed and implemented national backbones, metro networks, ..
Uber Fare Boost Raises Income for Drivers, But will it Last?
Uber driver partners are paid 75% of the fare paid by the riders. It follows that when Uber continuously reduce rider fares, partner driver revenue..