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  • Job reference: RMS0179165

Network Consultant (Cisco)

  • Sector: ICT
  • Location: Dubai
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 05/06/2017
  • Duration: permanent
  • Time left:
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This vacancy has now expired.

The Role:
The candidate must have Cisco Product Knowledge and Technical Skills with a minimum of 4-7 years' experience designing, deploying, configuring, supporting, trouble shooting, debugging and administering some of the following products, devices, and technologies for small, medium, large and/or enterprise businesses.
Source Fire IPS
Lancope Netflow
Citrix Global site Load Balancing and Server Load Balancing
Nexus 7700
Nexus 5500
Nexus 2000
ASA Firewall
Catalyst 3850/3560 Switching Platform
Catalyst 6880
Gemalto Dual Factor Authentication
Cisco Security Manager
Prime Infrastructure
Prime Network Registrar (DNS)
Prime Infrastructure
Routing protocols
Layer 2 switching
Quality of Service
Cisco Wireless LAN Controllers
Experience of raising TAC case
Experience of raising an RMA
Experience of using webex
Understanding of Layer2 protocols and ability to think solutions to difficult problems arising on a day to day in a real world implementations.
In depth protocol knowledge of different spanning-tree implementations
Good verbal communication skills.
Ability to analyse, use and configure small to medium networks.
Proven crisis management skills.
Strong Layer 3 and 2 knowledge, as this position will primarily focus on supporting Cisco's Routing & Switching platforms.
Multicast knowledge and knowledge of troubleshooting multicast
Strong documentation skills--to be utilized for case management, knowledge capture, defect management and Trainings.
Very strong Problem Solving skills--will be utilized often in this position.
Ability to drive recreates remotely--Many issues result in the engineer needing to perform a recreate of the customer problem in order to isolate the issue and resolve.
Proven crisis management skills, and the ability to excel under pressure.
Demonstrated excellence in customer-interaction, written and verbal communication, assertive leadership.
Strong interpersonal and team work skills.

The Company:
Our client is an IT & Telecom Solution Provider with coverage in Middle East & Africa

About Fircroft:
Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for approaching half a century, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft's services.

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