Job Title: Network Engineer – Core Engineering

Full Time
Johannesburg
Posted 3 weeks ago

Responsible for operational support and design of the VBA Group global core network. Will be accountable for the design, development, operation and implementation of the IP/MPLS core network and complex customer network infrastructure, in order to meet the organisation’s objectives and requirements.

Key Requirements:
  • Operational Support of global core network
  • Design the Vodacom Business Africa Group PAN Network, scope and responsibilities in-line with Vodacom Group Strategy.
  • Must have the ability to design, develop, and implement core network infrastructure in order to provide reliable and scalable network designs and recommendations in order to meet the organisation’s objectives and requirements.
  • Experience participating in development of standards and product recommendations.
  • Experience planning and architecting service provider networks as a member of a planning team.
  • Experience working through every phase of network engineering (OSI 1-7).
  • Ensure optimal operation of core network
  • Drive efficiencies through continuous optimisation of network.
  • Maintain high availability of Core network across the globe.
  • Reduction of outages on network
  • Ensure network is aligned with global standards and that of group.
Education
  • Cisco/Juniper Related Senior Qualifications
  • 5+ years’ experience in IP networking arena, preferably in the service provider core network space.
  • Undergraduate degree in computer science/MBA or CCIE/JNCIE certification or equivalent experience
Experience
  • 5 years’ core network engineering/planning experience
  • Strong verbal communication.                     
  • Experience supporting large scale Global networks
  • Project Management
Soft Skills
  • Strategic  Analytical 
  • Strong verbal communication.                     
  • Decision making 
  • Delegating 
  • Interpersonal 
  • Presentation  
  • Problem solving 
  • Time Management 
  • Change Management 

Job Features

Job CategoryVodacom Team

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