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Decision Focus
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Duration :
6 Months
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Posted :
21 Oct 2013
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  • To ensure stable operations within the production network including by adhering to industry best practices including change/incident management and information security policies.


  • Orchestrate the resolution of network incidents both locally and globally


  • Coordinate/define network requirements (design, configure, install, etc.) for the firm, clients and vendors


  • Direct and communicate the timely implementation of network infrastructure


  • Develop and implement network backup and recovery plans to ensure reliable network infrastructure


  • Maintain and validate procedure and infrastructure documentation.


  • Oversee network maintenance including patch release cycles and change implementation.


  • Participate in Incident Management & Change Management procedures


  • Participate in Global network design and support.


·       After hours and weekend support as required



JOB SCOPE:  This role is for a Cisco network administrator who will provide expert support, superior customer service and analytical designs with regards to security, stability and efficiency for our complex and global network environment.

  Manages:  None     



Education and Experience:


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent degree/experience.


  • CCIE preferred but demonstrated expertise is acceptable


  • Minimum 5 years experience as a network administrator.


Key Competencies:

  • Demonstrated ability to troubleshoot complex network issues.


  • Strong communication skills.


  • Demonstrated ability to create clear & concise documentation.


  • Proven leadership & team work


  • Able to collaborate with diverse teams and staff of all levels to implement projects and resolve incidents


  • Financial industry experience desired.


Technical Requirements:


  • Routing - comprehensive mastery including

Hardware: Cisco 4000 /  6500 / 7600; Nexus 7000

Protocol: OSPF, BGP, EIGRP, MPLS, Multicast, HSRP, QoS


  • Switching – comprehensive mastery including

Hardware: Cisco Catalyst 3500 / 3700 / 4900; Nexus 5000

Technologies: Gigabit Ethernet, 10G, PoE, FabricPath


  • Firewall – comprehensive mastery including

Hardware: ASA, Juniper, PaloAlto

Applications: IDS / IPS, Nessus, Snort


  • VOIP – intermediate knowledge

Hardware: 2800, 3500 MCU, 7900

Applications: UCM 8, CUCIMOC, ER, UM, SIP Trunks,


Familiarity with ITIL standards and processes