Network/ Security Engineer
Sample Job Description

Roles and Responsibilities:

Network Design

  • Proposes design and change documentation to support new installations and upgrades to existing configuration
  • Documents existing network design for support purposes or in support of an upcoming change
  • Assists clients from various Business Units with project requirements design and projects

Network Implementation

  • Responsible for new device deployment
    • Personally deploy new devices in complex environments
    • Assist local support personnel for remote deployments of hardware
  • Assist local support with wireless deployments and wireless connectivity
  • Document changes to the network during Implementation
  • Work closely with clients during and after implementation to ensure satisfaction and operation

Network Support & Troubleshooting

  • Provide 24×7 on call production support as a tier 4 escalation resource
  • Serve as a resource to identify and diagnose network specific issues
  • Work with our out-sourced NOC engineers with troubleshooting complex issues
  • Act as a consultant to other departments where they may have IT Network needs
  • Monitor the global network using our engineer toolsets to proactively engage problems when they occur
Experience Required:              
  • 5, years of experience designing and managing complex global enterprise networks
  • 5, years of hands on experience with Cisco switches and routers
  • 5, years of experience with complex routing protocols such as EIGRP, OSPF and BGP
  • 5, years of experience with enterprise monitoring tools such as Splunk and Solarwinds
  • 3, years of experience designing and implementing wireless networks
  • 3, years of experience managing large datacenter networks
  • 1 – 3, years of experience with Palo Alto and Juniper firewalls
  • 1 – 3, years of experience with load balancers, especially F5
  • 1 – 3, years of experience with VOIP and QOS
  • Experience with Cisco a must, as well as at least one of the following: Aruba, Riverbed, Juniper, Palo Alto and F5
Knowledge and Skills:            

Technical Knowledge

Must have strong abilities in the following areas:

  • TCP/IP
  • Cisco switches and routers
  • DHCP and IPAM
  • HSRP and VRRP
  • WAN Acceleration
  • QOS
  • Wireless design and implementation (Aruba preferred)
  • Enterprise routing protocols (i.e. EIGRP, OSPF, BGP)
  • Traffic monitoring and analytics such as packet capture analysis

Moderate ability in the following areas preferred:

  • Juniper NetScreen and SRX
  • Palo Alto firewalls
  • F5 Load Balancing
  • Remote access and VPN 
  • Strong project coordination skills.
  • Strong relationship management and negotiation skills.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong analytical skills.
  • Strong ability to interpret impact of technology choices.
  • CCNP (required)
  • CCIE Routing and Switching (preferred)
  • Juniper, Palo Alto and Aruba professional certifications (preferred)

COMPETENCY                         LEVEL

Technical                                  Advanced

Teamwork                                 Advanced

Relationship Management          Intermediate

Leadership                                Intermediate

Salary range: $55,000 – $75,000 hkd per month