Communication Infrastructure Engineer Job in Kenya

Vacancy: Communication Infrastructure Engineer

Our client, a group of clubs in Kenya a seeking to recruit a competent and energetic telecommunication infrastructure engineer urgently

Job Purpose: To assist with the design, implementation, management and support of ICT Telecommunications, Server and Network Infrastructure across the Group, with particular emphasis on the telecommunication system


  • Manage all network hardware and equipment, including routers, switches 
  • Manage security solutions like firewall, authentication solutions..etc. 
  • Manage VOIP system, including call manager, telephones and Jabber. 
  • Manage WAN links. 
  • Design and implementation for LAN/WAN/VOIP/Security solutions. 
  • Collect technical and financial offers and compare between them. 
  • Revise facility surveys for network communications. 
  • Provides technical guidance to team members. 
  • Revise maintain and backup process for all network systems.  
  • Lead team members during projects  
  • Revise network asset management, including maintenance of network component inventory and related documentation and technical specifications information.   
  • Revise network performance test reports and propose solutions. 
  • Second level of support for daily problems escalated from IT-Operation team. 
  • Provide Training to new comers and IT-Operation team for network knowledge.  
  • Ensure that the Telecoms environment is reliant to disaster.
  • Build and maintain a secure and flexible infrastructure between all businesses within the Group, including head offices, regional offices
  • Work with colleagues to ensure that comprehensive back-up procedures are in place for all systems in accordance with defined policies and procedures.
  • Work pro-actively with Line Manager to develop accurate budgets in relation to infrastructure needs.
  • Prepare schedules and replacement plans in advance for all infrastructure requirements.
  • Any other duties as deemed appropriate by the Line Manager.
Qualifications, Experience, Competence
  • 3 plus years of experience in a similar role
  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology or any other IT related field
  • Solid networking experience
  • Ability to confidently communicate with personnel at all levels of the organization.
  • Well organized, articulate and numerate.
  • Knowledge of network hardware configuration and management, including routers, firewalls, switches etc.
  • Polite, Pro-active self-starter, used to working in a small team, often under pressure
If qualified, kindly send your CV to clearly indicating ‘Communication Infrastructure engineer’ on the subject line by 21st April, 2016. 
Do not attach any certificates.

Only shortlisted shall be contacted.

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Updated: April 15, 2016 — 12:30 am