Network Engineer (CCIE) at Access Bank Plc

    Full Time
    Posted 5 days ago

    Access Bank Plc is a financial institution with presence in 9 countries in Africa and the United Kingdom and in all major cities in Nigeria. Also referred to as the Africa’s Bank of Best Practice, Access Bank operates on a platform of strong ethics, governance and professionalism.

    We are recruiting to fill the position below:

    Job Title: Network Engineer (CCIE)

    Location: Nigeria
    Job Type: Full time


    • We are seeking an exceptional Network Engineer to join our Networks and Communications Services team.
    • This is a highly technical, hands-on role in a dynamic and fast paced environment.
    • The successful candidate will have a mixture of deep technical know-how as well as excellent network analysis fundamentals and robust troubleshooting skills.

    What You Will Be Doing

    • Work with cross-functional technical teams to assist with system architecture focusing on network design, network security and network data transfer optimization
    • Work with Access Bank’s Global Network System teams to resolve network related issues impacting LAN and WAN infrastructure
    • Manage escalations of network faults or performance issues to the next level and upper management.
    • Carry out approved changes to the network infrastructures
    • Work with firewalls and other standard network security equipment and software
    • Liaise and coordinate with international counterparts for various project implementations.
    • Maintain documentation of the environment and operational procedures
    • Operational monitoring of data network infrastructures and load-balancers
    • Responsible for the day-to-day operation of the networks and carrying out scheduled maintenance activities
    • Resolution of network faults (support)


    • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field
    • CCIE Certification
    • At least 6 years’ hands -on experience including 2 years’ post CCIE in the Telecommunications or Financial Services industry
    • Strong working knowledge of the following: wireless security architecture and protocols; access control methodologies; VPN technologies, including IPSec, 3DES, AES, IKE, DMVPN; PCI and SOX standards and compliance, and Layer 2 security controls
    • Expertise with standard Linux utilities and programs (grep, sed, awk, sort, traceroute, tcpdump, etc)
    • Experience automating workflows through scripting (Python, Perl, or Ansible)
    • Must have led / supervised a team of at least 4 Network Engineers
    • Solid understanding of TCP/IP (both IPv4/IPv6)
    • Experience and knowledge of BGP and Internet Routing Policies
    • Extensive knowledge of both Cisco IOS/NX-OS and JUNOS


    • Competitive pay
    • Career Growth
    • Merit driven performance management system
    • Adequate training and development
    • A robust employee recognition program

    How to Apply
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