ipNX Nigeria Limited is a leading provider of infrastructure-based Telecommunications and Information Technology services here in Nigeria. Leveraging more than a decade of experience, the company was formed by the divestment of the telecommunications services division of Telnet Nigeria Limited and has been in operation for many years. ipNX currently provides a range of communications and IT services to Corporate organizations within Nigeria on its IP (Internet Protocol) based communications network using both radio and satellite communications technologies. As part of its growth strategy, ipNX seeks to also extend its services to small and medium sized businesses and residential customers. In the long term, ipNX has determined that it needs also to have a strategic presence in the wire line market to ensure that we will be able to provide future services, which require high bandwidth in the last mile.
Job Title: Data Centre Network Engineer
Job ID: 66
Reporting to: Head, Facilities
Travel Frequency: N/A
Purpose of the Job
- To produce designed documentation that supports the OSP infrastructure deployment.Design, establish, optimize and monitor the Data Centre network infrastructure to achieve an efficient data network with maximum uptime that will allow continuous business operations for both internal and external stakeholders.
Expected Key Results:
- Design and implementation of LAN, WAN and SAN networks of the Data Center according to standards organization best practices and industry directions.
- Ensure the Quality of Service of the Data Centre network by continuous monitoring of network services and performance & reporting of network KPI statistics on a weekly basis.
- Regular optimization of the Data Centre network by tweaking configuration parameters to ensure optimal and stable infrastructure.
- Research and analysis of current and future networking technologies and its benefits to the organization in order to maintain competitive advantage.
- Ensure operational efficiency of colocation services of the Data Centre