Sr. Engineer (Networking Data Centre) Job Opportunity – Computer Point Uganda

Organisation: Computer Point
Duty Station: Kampala,
About US:
Computer Point Uganda was founded in 1991 as a leading provider of
varied services including Networking, Communications & Connectivity,
Hardware/Software sales and Consultancy, Training and Software Development and
Qualifications, Skills and
The applicant should hold a Bachelor’s Degree
(Computer Science or similar)
CCNP Certified with three years of field
Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP) or
higher-level Cisco certification
Certification on Security Appliances like
Checkpoint, Fortinet etc is an added advantage
At least three to four years of technical
experience in Network (such as IP, Ethernet, switching, routing, spanning tree,
Layer 2 / 3, etc.) and Data Center related experience
Presentation and communication skills (written
and verbal)
Extremely proficient in Microsoft Office
including Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel & Microsoft Visio Education
In-depth knowledge of the following areas: Data
Center Products (Nexus 2k, 5k, 7k and NX-OS),
In-depth knowledge on OSPF, BGP & OTV
In-depth knowledge of Juniper Data Centre
Advanced LAN/WAN design with extensive
troubleshooting capabilities
Previous experience with the following products
is HIGHLY desirable: Cisco ASR1000, Nexus-OS, Nexus 2000, 3000, 5000, 7000,
Familiar with MDS, Nexus, ASR Router, VMware,
ESXi, Hyper-V
Better knowledge in Data center Tier standards
Deployment and configuration of TCP/IP, Routing
Protocols and several virtual private networks (VPN)
Best practices on DC Upgrade or Technology
Basic Knowledge in DC Cooling, Environmental
Monitoring, Inter Rack Cabling, Physical Security, etc.
Design, Rack, Wire, and Implement
Broad knowledge and understanding on with Copper
and Fiber Uplinks
Experience in designing, architecting, planning
and implementing
Ability to work under minimal supervision,
independently and/or as a member of a project team

Ability to multitask and to prioritize workload
under tight deadlines in a fast-paced environment
Ability to manage and escalate technical issues
to appropriate vendor support team
Organizational, time-management, problem-solving
and follow-up skills
Ability to oversee project work activities
Ability to perform technical skills/knowledge
transfer to client
Provide technical leadership for networking team
Demonstrated knowledge of security best
practices in networking
How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and interested candidates should send their
academic documents and updated CVs to
Deadline: 14th
November 2017

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