Network Engineer

Job Roles:

To coordinate the deployment of network solutions (core network and branches) design and implement industry standard network architecture for the Bank

Functions and Responsibilities:

  • Provide an appropriate design for the Banks Communication and Networking infrastructure to enable optimal use of the IT Network /Security infrastructure and applications within agreed service standards
  • Support introduction of new applications, including a smooth transition when systems change or are upgraded
  • Plan and Design of new network connectivity projects such as new branches or new additions to the network
  • Liaise with vendors that provide Metropolitan Area Networks (MAN), Wide Area Networks (WAN), Interconnectivity Devices and Accessories, Voice and Network Security Solutions on applicable Design within the Diamond Bank Network.
  • Handle the implementation of Network and communication projects
  • Handle Network and Communications input in the execution of assigned projects. Ensure that Process Control Function checklists are dully followed.
  • Coordinate communication strategies with end-users regarding network issues, scheduled maintenances, network upgrades.
  • Prepare and present reliable trend analyses to help determine focus areas and develop proactive approaches to faults management

Job Requirements:

First degree in Computing Science, Engineering, Operational sciences or (any other discipline with strong Information Systems component and/or relevant IT Service Management certification). 

Minimum of 3- years IT Operations experience in a technology environment

Cisco, ITIL and other professional qualification will be an added advantage

  • Good knowledge and understanding of banking operations Good and Strong Working Knowledge of Cisco Router, Operating Systems
  • Experienced in Network Design Principles.
  • Strong Network Troubleshooting Skills.
  • Relationship Management
  • Vendor Management
  • Issues Management
  • Vendor Management
  • Benefit / Value Assessment
  • Technology Innovation