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Networking Engineer I Al-Futtaim Technologies - Projects I Dubai, UAE

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Date: 03-Feb-2019

Location: Dubai, AE

Company: Al Futtaim Private Company LLC

No two days are the same at Al-Futtaim, no matter what role you have. Our work is driven by the desire to make a difference and to have a meaningful impact with the goal of enriching everyday lives. Take our engaging and supportive work environment and couple it with a company culture that recognises and rewards quality performance, and what do you get? The chance to push the limits every single day.

 

As a humble family business that started on the banks of the Dubai Creek in the 1930s, Al-Futtaim has expanded to a presence in 31 countries, a portfolio of over 200 companies, and 42,000 employees. You’ll find us in industries ranging from automotive and retail, to finance and real estate, and connecting people with international names like Lexus, Ikea, Robinsons, and Adidas. Our team is proudly multicultural and multinational because that kind of diverse representation gives us the global mindset to grow and impact the people, markets, and trends around us.

 

Come join us to live well, work better, and be the best.

 

 

 

Job Title: Networking Engineer

 

Reporting Line: Project Manager – AFET

 

Division: Al-Futtaim Technologies - Projects

 

Location: Dubai, United Arab Emirates

 

 

Job Purpose:

  • This role will collaborate with the project management team in delivering multiple Networking infrastructure projects. Experienced professional will be responsible for design assistance, engineering, developing construction documents, performing calculations, laying-out drawings, overseeing implementation throughout construction phase and testing & commissioning of assigned Networking infrastructure projects

 

 

Job Accountabilities:

  • Responsible to lead the implementation of data networking and wifi solutions to achieve timely completion of projects and maintenance services.
  • Plan, configure and oversee the implementation of the data network infrastructure in co-ordination with customers, principals, service providers, and business partners to ensure implementation meets design parameters.
  • Provide post-sales support to customers.
  • Troubleshoot and provide solution in a timely manner for complex multivendor network.
  • Provide support for project implementation & documentation.
  • Train customers on system usage.

 

 

Minimum Qualifications and Knowledge:

  • Bachelors Degree specialised in Electronics / Telecommunication / IT / Computer Science
  • Cisco Certifications: CCNA – Routing & Switching / CCNA – Wireless / CCNP – Routing & Switching / CCNP – Wireless are an asset or Equivalent .
  • Highest level of certifications in data and wifi from Cisco / HP / Alcatel – Lucent are an asset.
  • UAE Driving License is an asset .

 

 

Minimum Experience:

  • 1+ years of experience in converged enterprise network design, implementation and support

 

 

Job-Specific Technical Skills:

  • Hands-on experience in installation/commissioning of Networking system .
  • Good knowledge in converge network, wireless, security, routers, switches, firewall & network management software/ Voice (Cisco, Alcatel-Lucent, Juniper, HP experience).
  • Must be have good Experience in two or more of the following – wireless / security / routing / switching/ Voice.
  • Must have full network lifecycle experience including gathering requirements, design, test, documentation, configuration and maintenance.
  • Must have full network lifecycle experience including gathering requirements, design, test, documentation, configuration and maintenance.
  • Experience of working in a multinational and multicultural environment is an asset.
  • Basic knowledge of Project execution processes
  • Provide post-sales support to customers.
  • Troubleshoot and provide solution in a timely manner for complex multivendor network.
  • Provide support for project implementation & documentation.
  • Train customers on system usage.
  • Timely & systematic project documentation.
  • Project execution with minimum supervision.
  • Commercial awareness.

 

 

Behavioural Competencies:

  • Excellent communication skills for interfacing with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Ability to work on own initiative and or as part of a team.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Teamwork
  • Job Ethic
  • Meeting standard
  • Commitment to job
  • Attitude towards honesty
  • Client Relationship management.
  • Excellent time management.
  • Relies on extensive experience and judgment to accomplish goals.
  • Detail oriented and strong analytical skills.
  • Strong organizational skills ability to plan and schedule work.

 

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Before you click “apply”: Please read the job description carefully to ensure you can confidently demonstrate why this opportunity is right for you and take the time to put together a well-crafted and personalised CV to further boost your visibility. Our global Talent Acquisition team members are all assigned to specific businesses to ensure that we make the best matches between talent and opportunities. We not only consider the requisite compatibility of skills and behaviours, but also how candidates align with our Values of Respect, Integrity, Collaboration, and Excellence. 

 

 

 

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