Sr. IT System and Network Engineer

  • Full Time
  • Iraq
  • Applications have closed

Sonangol P&P Iraq

We are looking for a Sr. IT System & Network Engineer to establish and maintain a reliable, secure and efficient data communications network. The ideal candidate will be able to deploy, configure, maintain, and monitor all active network equipment in order to ensure smooth network operations.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Fully support, configure, maintain, and upgrade corporate networks and inhouse servers.
  • Install and integrate new server hardware and applications.
  • Keep an eye out for needed updates.
  • Support and administer third-party applications.
  • Ensure network security and connectivity.
  • Monitor network performance (availability, utilization, throughput, goodput, and latency) and test for weaknesses.
  • Set up user accounts, permissions, and passwords.
  • Resolve problems reported by the end user.
  • Define network policies and procedures.
  • Specify system requirements and design solutions.
  • Research and make recommendations on server system administration.

Desired Candidate Profile

  • Proven experience in a network administrator role.
  • Hands-on experience in networking, routing, and switching.
  • Excellent knowledge of best practices around management, control, and monitoring of server infrastructure.
  • Experience with firewalls, Internet VPN’s remote implementation, troubleshooting, and problem resolution is desired.
  • Ability to set up and configure server hardware.
  • Familiarity with backup and recovery software and methodologies.
  • Great at organizing, prioritizing, and multitasking.
  • Juniper, Cisco, CWNA or BCNE training.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field