Context We are urgently looking for an IT Network Engineer on a permanent basis for one of our exclusive and main clients.
Company Our client is an English speaking dynamic and fast growing banking organization active in six countries, with more than 13 000 employees in total.
The Group offers a range of financial products and services to its retail and corporate customers.
The Group also holds a strategic position in retail and business banking as well as offering distinguished Wealth Management services.
Beyond core business activities, the Group has developed social responsibility actions, supporting the Economy, Society and the Environment.
Job Purpose In this role, you plan and execute activities related to the network of the Bank, ensuring smooth and fast operations of all applications.
You make information accessible to business users in a reliable and secure way encourage IT applications to adopt best practices in applications interfacing and assure data integrity and confidentiality over the entire networking infrastructure.
You analyze and define the Bank's network and Firewall infrastructure, putting performance and security as primary target.
You work closely with IT Applications team and external suppliers for implementing new communication capabilities, secure data transfer and efficient applications interoperability.
Finally, you maintain and support the Bank's network, Firewall and servers infrastructure, assuring good utilization of resources and high availability.
Required Knowledge & Skills Skilled in configuring Cisco switches (Catalyst & Nexus) Skilled in configuring Cisco and / or CheckPoint Firewalls Knowledgeable Unix / Linux / Windows Operating systems, Version Control and Office software Solid understanding of the OSI or TCP / IP model, hands-on experience with monitoring, network diagnostic and network analytics tool Proven hands-on network engineering experience, deep understanding of networking protocols (e.
g., IPsec, HSRP, BGP, OSPF, 802.11, QoS) Good knowledge in VMware vSphere Basic knowledge in Antivirus solutions Experience with troubleshooting principles and methodologies Basic knowledge of relational databases administration Quick learner and team player Fluent in English Education & experience University bachelor's degree in Information Technology At least 3 years of experience as Network Engineer Experience in Banking environments is an asset