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Network Manager

[Cape Town] - Permanent

Ref: iS00293D

Our client URGENTLY requires the services of a Network Manager to:
  • Be responsible for the operational management of computer networks, including local area networks (LANs), wide area networks (WANs), Internet connections, intranets, other data and voice communications systems.
  • Manage the network security and associated cyber threats and risk management.
  • Be responsible for the operational management of LAN, WAN, SAN and Voice environments with outsourced partners.
  • Manage Network Capacity Planning, Fault Management, Configuration Management, Security Management, Performance Management, Software Maintenance and Lifecycle Management.
  • Be responsible for the financial management of the area ranging from Capex and Opex budgeting to invoice approval and monthly reporting to financial teams.
  • Give input in the design and implementation of Voice, VPNs, Wi-Fi, and various technical infrastructure solutions and designs, including respective third-party integrations (based on industry standard, best practice).
  • Create and maintain documentation as it relates to network configurations, security architecture and best practice principles.
  • Collaborate with management and department leaders to assess near and long-term network security assessments, vulnerabilities and risks.
  • Monitor vulnerabilities within the network domain and remediate within the agreed timelines to minimise the risk exposure window.
  • Maintain a detailed risk register and report to execute management on a monthly basis.
  • Manage the Public Key Infrastructure landscape to create, manage, distribute, use, store and revoke digital certificates including managing the confidentiality with regards to private keys.
  • Ensure effective and timely delivery, response and feedback to clients (Project deliverables, incidents and operational tasks to ensure systems availability, data, and network integrity).
  • Monthly reporting of network availability and performance within warehouses and main office campuses.
  • Monthly reporting of team productivity, standby, overtime and travel claims.
The ideal candidate should have:
  • At least 5 years in a similar role with a background in LAN, WAN (SDWAN &
  • MPLS), SAN and Voice environments.
  • Extensive experience in dealing with voice, data and network providers including the financial, contract and supplier management thereof.
  • Experience a highly skilled team of network and security analysts.
  • Understanding and experience in the planning and designs of Networks, LANs and WANs and overall best practice within the network and security domains.
  • Project Management skills.
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills.
  • Ability to understand and contribute to the Cybersecurity strategy and roadmap.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills.
  • Ability to take responsibility and be decisive.
  • Effective planning and organizational skills.
  • Experience in financial management and budgets.
  • Ability to work under pressure.
  • Experience working with leading technologies, such as, Cisco, CA Spectrum and Qualys.
  • Experience in following policies, guidelines, standards and procedures for business continuity, disaster recovery, high availability, systems security and systems management in a multiple production Data Center environment.
POSITION: Permanent.
    COMMENCEMENT: Immediately.
    • Please send your comprehensive resume, 2 recent payslips and supporting documentation.
    • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
    N.B: If you have not received a response from us within 14 days please consider your application for this role as not successful.
    • iSanqa offers a R2000-00 finder\'s fee for any candidates referred and successfully placed in a permanent role. A R1000-00 finder\'s fee for any candidates referred and successfully placed in a contract role with a duration of three months or more