HEAD, ICT NETWORK OPERATIONS

HEAD, ICT NETWORK OPERATIONS

Lead a multi-disciplinary engineering team that designs, specifies, deploys, operates and maintains corporate and production platforms and their interconnectivity to provide highly available ICT systems for the business.

Strategically deploy and grown ICT infrastructure in line with business needs. Ensure day to day issues are resolved by working across business functions.

  • Ensure high availability of IT production and corporate networks and infrastructure
  • Provide guidance on Network Design and Operational Policies
  • Own and execute infrastructure rollout plans
  • Manage and solve strategic and operational issues affecting infrastructure and networks
  • Work with other ICT Heads to ensure data privacy, data integrity and high availability of ICT services
  • Manage service providers and monitor associated SLAs
  • Conduct Budget Preparation, Tracking and Reporting
ADMINISTRATIVE/SUPPORTIVE
  • Provides Technical leadership for the department
  • Build strong team to meet corporate needs
  • Lead and mentor to ensure professional growth of team
REQUIREMENTS
  • Minimum of a University degree in computer science or related field. Preferred: MSc in Computer Science or Related Field.
  • CCIE or equivalent certifications a plus
  • Minimum 8 years in managing a networking and infrastructure team in a medium /large business
  • Practical experience in deployment of fiber optics, copper cable plants. Experience in data center design, construction, O&M
  • Detailed operational knowledge on network switches, network protocols (IS-IS, OSPF, BGP), peering and Autonomous systems, virtualization, cloud computing, SDN, load balancing and wireless systems
  • A minimum of 5 years principal or management experience.
Other Qualifications:
  • Integrity and professionalism
  • Comunication skills
  • Self motivation and self initiative
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Highly Developed People Skill.
  • Strong Project Management Skill.
  • Strong Mentoring skills.
  • Excellent Analytical, Organizational & Multitasking skills.
  • Strong Communication, Presentation and Interpersonal Skills.
  • Good negotiation skills
  • Strong Change Management Skills
  • Self-motivated with focus on results
  • Passion for excellence in serving users and addressing their needs
SUBMISSION OF APPLICATION: THE FOLLOWING RULES APPLY WHEN SUBMITTING YOUR APPLICATION.

Send your application to Head.ICTnetwork@abujaelectricity.com for Head, ICT Network Operations.

CLOSING DATE

The closing date is 17th of March, 2017 at 5 pm GMT. All applications should include curriculum vitae and a cover letter. The application should be emailed as stated above, the subject of your email should be position applied for. Failure to follow the instruction will lead to disqualification of your application.

The MD/CEO,
Abuja Electricity Distribution Company Plc,
1 Ziquinchor Street, Off IBB Way
Wuse Zone 4,
Abuja, FCT,
Nigeria
Attention: The Director, Corporate Services.

NB: only applications sent via the above email address will be treated

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