Bank Network Administrator Job in Kenya

DIB Bank Kenya Limited (DIBBKE), is a fully owned subsidiary of Dubai Islamic Bank PJSC (AE), a pioneering institution that has combined the best of Sharia values with technology and innovation that characterize the best of modern banking.

Incorporated in 2014 and backed by its age-old values of being Progressive, Innovative, Ethical and Reliable, DIB Bank has put in place channel capabilities, high quality of service and a sound business model to ensure that it is the “The Better Way to Bank”.

To keep our services at a higher level and meet our customers’ maximum satisfaction, we wish to invite applications from suitably qualified candidates to fill in this challenging position:

Job Vacancy: Network Administrator

Job Reference: IT/NA/010/18

Job Purpose: To Maintain & monitor core Network / Security / Voice Infrastructure in order to provide effective and efficient IT services and operational requirements for the bank’s data centers and enterprise network

Key Responsibilities

  • Research, design and present feasible and effective network solutions to IT management
  • Understand, analyze and document the functional and non-functional Business requirements &align to IT requirements
  • Assist in design technical solution architecture to meet Business requirements and ensure appropriate sizing of the technologies
  • Reviewing technical design specifications to ensure they are aligned with the technical solution architecture & provides the estimated cost
  • Install, configure, manage & monitor banks enterprise network for data, voice and security Maintain network lifecycle management: Planning Designing, Deployment and operational support and enhancements, upgrades & troubleshooting
  • Liaise with vendors for installation activities of active and design passive-SCS Network Infrastructure for DC & Major branches & back office, get projects completed for HO & branches
  • Key role in implementing successful long term and short term network / security programs / projects and work closely with IT Projects team
  • Design and manage enterprise information/data flows and protection services which includes enterprise key management of network design and information protection spanning to database, file system, and applications
  • Liaise with Security Compliance, Infrastructure Services & Application Services to ensure smooth operations
  • Responsible to maintain the records of the audit programs both internally and externally
  • Prepare and maintain excellent documentation of DC, DR, products, services and designs implemented for the Infrastructure department
  • All the above accountabilities include but not limited to any additional/new tasks or responsibilities assigned by the line Manager.

Job Specification

Education: Minimum Bachelor degree in Science and computers engineering or equivalent

Training / Skills

  • Required CCNP R&S / Security / Voice.
  • CCIE Certification Preferred.
  • Network Management skills
  • Project Management skills
  • Process Management skills
  • Hands on experience with Cisco Routers, Switches, Firewalls, CUCM & Palo Alto Firewalls.
  • Strong Knowledge and Troubleshooting skills of Routing protocols, Layer 2 Technologies & Network Security.
  • Strong Knowledge of Network Monitoring Systems.
  • Hands on experience with F5 preferred.
  • Knowledge of Islamic Banking principles and Sharia laws preferred.
  • ITIL, IT Governance, etc. preferred.

Work Experience: Minimum 4 years of experience in similar domain


  • Planning and Organizing
  • Relationship Management
  • Communication Skills

How to Apply

Send your application and supporting documents to

Indicate the reference as the subject of the email when forwarding your application.

Deadline for applications is 2nd March 2018

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

NB: We are an equal opportunity employer, and do not ask individuals to supply funds as part of the recruitment process.

ICT and Technology
Updated: February 23, 2018 — 4:33 pm