Backbase is an innovative high-growth fintech company in scale up mode. Our growth brings new IT risks and that’s why we are hiring for an IT Network Engineer for our enterprise infrastructure.
We are looking for a capable, technical, hands-on systems engineer,who enjoys security work and possesses a good level of expertise in the security space.
You will provide operational support for network services and infrastructure for new and existing Backbase offices around the world.
You will be a subject matter expert and take the lead in a variety of team oriented projects in network support, project planning, design and implementation.
You will coordinate and assist in the creation and upkeep of documentation, procedures, guidelines and schematic drawings.
Professional certifications CCNP R&S or equivalent;
BS degree in Computer Science, Telecommunications, or related technical field;
5+ years of proven work experience as a Network / Communications Engineer;
5+ years’ experience of installation, operation and maintenance of Cisco equipment
IPPBX for small to medium business.
Excellent written and oral communication skills.
THE JOB AT BACKBASE
Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following
Design, deploy and manage LANs, WANs, wireless networks, including routers, switches, firewalls, wireless controllers, access points, IPPBX and other hardware;
Familiarity with vendors : Cisco (routers, switches, ASA, ASDM, FirePower) Meraki (access points), Palo Alto (firewall) and Extreme (switches),
Deep knowledge of routing, switching and VPN (multiple l2l connections to datacenter, branches and AWS),
Good understanding of private, public and hybrid cloud infrastructures,
Maximise network availability and performance through monitoring, troubleshooting network problems, outages and scheduling upgrades;
Secure network system by establishing and enforcing global access control policies;
Manage IPAM, DNS and DHCP,
Work closely with Project Management team and be a technical lead on network projects;
Be a team player and contribute to the success of the ICT organization.