IT Networking Specialist at Tenaui Africa Limited
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We are the leading supplier of New Mini Labs in Africa, Singapore, Middle East and also supplying photographic equipments, Mini Lab We deal with a wide range of photo products ranging from Mini Labs to Photo Albums. We have a variety of vendors such as, Mitsubishi Electric, Noritsu & Epson etc. Some of our latest in stock products are below.
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IT Networking Specialist
- Job Type Part Time
- Qualification BA/BSc/HND
- Experience 2 years
- Location Lagos
- Job Field ICT / Computer
- We are seeking a highly capable network specialist to optimize our company’s IT network. You will be evaluating our network’s performance to increase network capacity, and overseeing network security.
- You will use software programs like UNIX to manage the complexities of a network system.
- You are also responsible for setting up server systems, troubleshooting various software and hardware problems, interconnecting networks via cable enable seamless communication, electronic mailing and intranet activities between departments.
- Analyze, design, build and configure local area network (LAN) and wide area network (WAN), including installation of network software, firewalls and security settings for all network endpoints to support business growth
- Configure LAN and WAN routers and all related equipment when new systems needed
- Set up desktop computer equipment and install all network and system software, including operating systems and user software packages for new employees
- Set up new users on LAN and / or WAN networks, provide access permissions to approved groups and configure security settings for new employees
- Maintain and back up all networks, including hardware and software updates daily to keep systems running efficiently
- Troubleshoot and identify daily LAN and WAN network issues, including at the user and user group level, to ensure minimal connectivity problems and outage
- Analyze all attempted or successful network security breaches daily to determine breach cause, resolve related issues and secure network to prevent future infiltration
- Evaluate and document LAN and WAN data to ensure networks are performing at peak capacity and suggest solutions to improve performance and mitigate disaster
- He / she have to setup, monitor and maintain the computer network systems for the organization they work for
- He / she has to review the network requirements of the company and setup systems accordingly.
- He / she has to train all the office staff on using the network
- He / she, in consultation with the management, design rules and regulation for the use of the networks which apply to everyone
- Only him/her and the management get access to certain documents in the network, therefore, they have to maintain a thorough check on what work is being done on the networks
- Repair work on the computers and the network also falls in their jurisdiction of work
- Any requirement for computer equipment and software have to be made to the network specialist
- Him/ her have to maintain an inventory of hardware and software equipment that would be require for the network
- Him/her have to oversee the installation of network in new office and other areas of the company where computers of communication systems are being installed
- He / she are in charge of protecting the network system and they also help design the company intranet
- The network specialist have to constantly review and test the systems and improve whenever they can
- Ensuring secure and stable server connectivity and testing network protocols.
- Creating internet domains and optimizing intranet performance.
- Testing data exchange and communication between computers, routers, modems, and servers.
- Installing, updating, and configuring end-user networking accessories.
- Monitoring server capacity and performance to keep up with demand in online traffic.
- Running diagnostic tests and performing repairs, as well as developing backup, archiving, and data retrieval procedures.
- Enhancing network security, as well as documenting network processes and cabling layouts.
- Keeping informed of developments in network technologies and infrastructure.
Relevant qualifications include:
- Cisco Certification Program – available at entry (CCENT), associate, (CCNA), professional (CCNP), expert (CCIE) and architect (highest level of accreditation achievable) levels
- CompTIA Certifications – including CompTIA A+ and CompTIA Network+
- Juniper Networks Certification Program (JNCP) – available at associate, specialist, professional and expert levels
- Microsoft Certifications – including Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) and the higher-level Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE).
- You’ll usually need a degree in a subject such as:
- Computer Science
- Computer Software / Computer Systems Engineering
- Computer Systems and Networks
- Electrical / Electronic Engineering
- Network Security Management
- It may be possible to enter this career without a degree, provided you have significant experience.
- A minimum of two years’ experience as a network specialist.
- Extensive knowledge of network connectivity, technologies, protocols, and security.
- Exceptional analytical and problem-solving skills.
- Excellent interpersonal, communication, and collaboration skills.
- Great organizational and time management skills.
- Availability to perform network repairs outside of business hours.
Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: [email protected] using the Job Title as the subject of the mail. Please no phone calls.
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