Senior Voice/Network Specialist - Sandton

Senior Voice/Network Specialist (MKT334)
Rivonia
R50 000 – R65000 per month

As the Senior Voice | Network Specialist you will form part of the Infrastructure team and be responsible for providing expert level technical support daily to customers, vendors and internal team members. If you are a hands-on individual who works well in a team, then we want to hear from you!
Duties
Assume ownership of new, escalated (from Tiers 1 and 2) and open service tickets
Respond to client outages and emergency situations
Perform share of 24-hour standby on-call rotation with the Support Team
Support and assist team members, and work as a liaison between Support, Fulfilment and Field Ops to ensure acceptable MTTR (Mean Time to Repair)
Strive to achieve service level targets (e.g. availability, response times and MTTR)
Handle specialised functions and perform special projects as required
Monitor, mentor and train the Support team
Diagnose the root causes of technical related complaints, propose alternate solutions and run Proofs of Concept (POCs) to determine viability
Work independently and with management to continuously improve processes and procedures
Assist in generating and maintaining policy/procedure, knowledge base, training and customer facing documentation
Work with the Systems team to inform the design/development of customer and staff solutions
Requirements
Minimum of 5 - 8 years’ experience
MikroTik Certified Network Associate or equivalent
MikroTik Certified Routing Engineer or equivalent
MikroTik Certified Traffic Control Engineer or equivalent
MikroTik Certified Security Engineer or equivalent
Internet | Telco service provider equipment knowledge
Networking
Switches,VLANS
PPP, Dynamic Routing, BGP, OSPF, IPSec
QoS, ToS
Security
Threats, hacks, vulnerabilities
Risk management, identity and access management
Cryptography and PKI
COMPTIA Security +, ENSA, OSCP, Certified Ethical Hacker - CEH
What attracts us to candidates:
High levels of energy, motivation and urgency
A love for helping people, providing quality customer service above and beyond what is required
A real passion for technology, with advanced computer knowledge and literacy
Proven track record of creating and maintaining partner relationships in ICT
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills (oral and written)
Ability to build rapport and elicit problem details from both non-technical and technical customers
Judgment, logic, resourcefulness and creativity
A methodical and proactive approach with highly developed problem solving and analytical skills
Ability to manage a diverse workload and assign priorities to tasks
Ability to work under constant pressure
Visualisation necessary to participate in business functions
Benefits
What we offer
Important work – We’re making it easier for businesses and people to thrive
Opportunities to grow – On-the-job challenge, funded self-study and intentional experience sharing
Awesome colleagues – Smart, interesting, self-driven and caring provocateurs
Tech enablement – The tools you need to succeed, plus free access to our own offering
Flexibility, balance and rest – Embracing new ways of working, keeping you in the productivity sweet spot
Competitive compensation – Market related salaries and performance bonuses, and health insurance options that ensure you’re covered

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