Job Details
Posting Date
08/10/2018 Expiry Date 10/11/2018 Job Reference Number: 1088-2018-10-08T11:50:01
Sr. Network Specialist
Category Non Faculty Vacancies
College Departments
Department Information Technology Center
Job Purpose

Planning, designing and managing the network infrastructure to meet the University requirements.

 

Main accountabilities & expectations

  • Planning, designing and managing the network infrastructure to meet the University requirements.
  • Conducting network performance analysis, usage statistics and capacity planning for the data communication network facilities.
  • Developing, supervising project implementation and maintaining data network connectivity to the University community.
  • Administrating and trouble-shooting the network infrastructure including the University's Internet, Local Area Network (LAN), Wireless and WAN connectivity.
  • Implementing security measures to ensure that the network is safe from unauthorized intrusions. Helping to monitor and assess network vulnerabilities and intrusions.
  • Maintain valid up-to-date documentation for the network configuration.
  • Assists in the development of policies and procedures and ensure their implementation and enforcement.Assists in the development of policies and procedures and ensure their implementation and enforcement.
  • Implements data backup, business continuity and disaster recovery plans for the concerned systems.
Job Specific Accountabilities
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Required Skills
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Preferred Qualification & Experience

  • B.Sc. in Computer Science/Engineering
  • At least 4 years of relevant experience.
Job Location University of Sharjah (Main)
Competencies
  • Practical experience in managing enterprise network infrastructure and operations.
  • Experience in design, implementation, and management of LAN, WAN, WirelessLAN and Internet services. 
  • Working Knowledage and experience with Extreme Switching VSP Series and Advance Level.
  • Working Knowledage and experience Fortinet Firewalls.
  • Working Knowledage and experience Enterprise Gade level Wireless.
  • Proficiency in high-speed network technologies, network operating systems, network protocols, wireless and internet/intranet services.
  • Knowledge and use of troubleshooting tools and security devices.  
  • Demonstrated capacity to perform supervisory and project management functions. 
  • Excellent conceptual and analytical problem-solving abilities and solid written and verbal communication skills.
Job Criteria
Gender Male or Female
Qualification Bachelor's degree/higher diploma
Relevant Experience 6 or more
Living In UAE Open for all
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