Senior Network Operations Engineer -

Location: Brussels, Belgium Salary: Negotiable
Sector: IT Type: contract

Senior Network Operations Engineer

In a model where infrastructure is mainly sourced 'as a service', the network engineer holds operational accountability for:

  • Operations for all services related to Wan, Lan and Wifi
  • Controlling the security compliancy of the Network infrastructure and software implemented by the suppliers
  • Delivering Network projects
  • Contributing to business projects relying on Network services following the standard Project delivery Life Cycle
  • Assessing the robustness and future proofness of new technologies proposed by suppliers
  • Network availability and capacity Management

Senior Network Operations Engineer - your responsibilities:

To achieve this mission, the network operations engineer is responsible for delivering the following activities:

  • Perform proactive platform systems management
  • Perform root-cause analysis and solve operational issues
  • Design and build operational reports to provide an overview of service health
  • Work with product vendors to troubleshoot issues
  • Provide first-class system support from initial contact to closure
  • Ability to be on call to provide onsite and remote L3 support after the hours
  • Conduct appropriate change control documentation and perform configuration updates, maintenance and support.
  • Align with colleagues and helpdesk for all items touching existing procedures and there way of working
  • Researches , evaluates and stays current on emerging tools, techniques and technologies
  • Follow department-specific standard and methodology
  • Adhere to department values, policies, procedures and security/confidentiality
  • Communicate status and concerns of projects with supervisor
  • Take the lead in projects where network is the only technology or for all IT related items for smaller projects where no dedicated PM is assigned.

Senior Network Operations Engineer - technical skills:

  • Understanding of Network technologies and TELCOS offers
  • Basic Voice knowledge
  • Protocol knowledge like IPV4, SIP, VOIP,RTP, knowledge of Scada protocols like OPC-DA
  • Has already installed and configured Cisco Catalyst, Nexus, Ise , Prime
  • Ability to influence others with your stellar networking engineering and operation skills
  • Understanding of other infrastructure components Like Proxy, firewalls, DHCP/DNS, VPN , mail relay ,loadbalancers
  • Understanding of public cloud model and connectivity

Senior Network Operations Engineer - your profile:

  • Comfortable in a multi-cultural environment
  • Ability to advise and interact with all levels of management
  • Can resist to business pressure
  • Organizational skills
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Delivers result

Senior Network Operations Engineer - mission:

Location: Brussels (5min walking from Central Station)

Start date: ASAP

Duration: 6 months with extensions