Thursday, 24 October 2013

Network and Security Engineer at MIHAMBOS Technologies & General Supply Limited

Job Title: Network and Security Engineer - 1 post

Employer: MIHAMBOS Technologies & General Supply Limited

Duty Station: Dar Es Salaam

Application Deadline: 30th Oct 2013


Provide technical support to clients on problems related to Networks and related services both on telephone as well as on site.
Create and implement viable solutions, follow through to ensure problem is resolved to the satisfaction of all parties.
Ensure that no trouble ticket or clients complain remains pending and present a
thorough daily, weekly and Monthly customer service reports to the Management.
Drive the design and deployment of new installations of network systems at multiple locations
Design and implement high performance, WAN/LAN/SAN infrastructure
Support production operations environment including multiple servers, networking, batch processing, backup and related activities.
Employ innovative thought and automation to improve productivity, workflow, and technology deployment
Identify and evaluate new technology
Troubleshoot infrastructure and application performance issues
Find and improve performance issues
Work closely with other parts of the business to identify areas of high opportunity
Configure and setup Cisco Firewalls, VPN Concentrators and Security appliances for access to vital business applications
Design, setup and configure complex switching environments
Design, setup and configure complex wireless networking that supports open or secured access and the ability to support voice and video applications
Maintain a thorough understanding of Local Area Networking
Configuring and installing client and server network software for upgrading and maintaining network and telecommunication systems
Maintaining multi-site network operations and software applications, operating systems and regular maintenance with both private and public facilities
Responding to inquiries from staff, administrators, service providers, site personnel and outside vendors and etc. to provide technical assistance and support
Supervising the administration of systems and servers related network to ensure availability of services to authorized users.
Troubleshooting malfunctions of network hardware and software applications, telephones and security systems to resolve operational issues and restore services.
Takes lead on complex investigating both internal and external frauds and/or forgery cases and documenting and maintaining case files on investigations
Liaison with and files police reports and following up with local and federal law enforcement on open investigations
Coordinates / Reviews and documents annual branch security surveys
Maintaining liaison within the market to which they are assigned with Federal and local Law Enforcement and security vendors
Coordinating physical security projects
First responder for crisis situations in the market to which they are assigned
Periodic branch reviews to insure that security standards are being followed
Provide periodic security training to branch and market personnel
Any other duties as assigned by the Management


Degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or Computer Engineering and current Cisco Certifications (CCNP/CCIE) and Security Certification preferred.
Experience in QOS, Wireless and VOIP both implementation and support
Professional knowledge of Windows and Linux Servers, Exchange, Oracle and SQL database and SQL experience is a plus.
Cisco Unified Communication Manager configuration and infrastructure a plus.
Deep understanding of the TCP/IP protocol
Experience in security standards and security controls
Experience in troubleshooting/supporting wireless technologies
F5 and Firewall experience
Cisco Switching
Cisco Routing (BGP, OSPF, MPLS)
Data Center Operations
Packet capture and analysis
Performance analysis and troubleshooting
Eager to work in a collaborative, team environment.
Able and willing to do critical strategy work all the way through hands on implementation.

How to Apply:

Forward your application letter together with copies of your certificates & CV, a colored passport size, with three referees, to:
Managing Director
MIHAMBOS Technologies & General Supply Limited
P.O. Box 107,


NOTE: All the positions require the candidates;

I. To stay in Urambo (or Tabora Municipal)
II. To indicate when you would be available to start the job, and your current salary
level and expectations.

III. Only short-listed applicants will be notified.