Solution Architect – ICT Networks and Communications
The Responsibilities of the Role:
Managing, designing, implementing, and troubleshooting of complex enterprise networking and communication architecture.
Managing new projects through complete network design and setup which involves IP address planning all the way to proposing and setting up the most appropriate technologies including MPLS, and DIA to establish connectivity to branch offices.
Document the network topology to quickly access information needed to identify the problem cause, rectifier, and diagnose problems.
Measure and evaluate network performance and eliminate threats and performance lags using tools such as Cisco Network Admission Control, Solarwinds, PacketShaper, and Optimization.
Undertaking data network fault investigations & troubleshooting in local and wide area environments, using information from multiple sources and reporting network operational status by gathering and prioritizing information and managing projects.
Provide technical guidance and support to local business units to ensure the smooth functioning of IT operations at the local and international branches. Work with various stakeholders in the region and HO and set priorities for the implementation and rollout of IT Services in the region.
Maintaining network inter-devices security by utilizing technologies such as VLANs, Access Control Lists, port security, and policy-based routing on layer 3 network switches.