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Cape Town

Network Engineer

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A reputable property management firm seeks a highly technical Network Engineer who understands the telecommunications market and enjoys working on a variety of network brands. You will be exposed to both national and international ISP and open access fibre provider. You will require Juniper JNCIA and/or Juniper JNCIS, Cisco CCNA and/or Cisco CCNP, Mikrotik MTCNA/MTCRE/MTCINE, at least 3 years’ experience in a similar role, ISP/telecommunications background, IPv4 and IPv6 addressing and subnetting & brands such as Dell, HP, Ubiquiti. You will be required to be on call on a rotational basis.



Responsible for the ongoing maintenance of systems and networks to support the group and both commercial and residential clients.

Core and edge router/switch configuration for both layer 2 open access and layer 3 customers (Juniper, Cisco, Mikrotik, Edge-core, Dell).

Customer router configuration.

Commercial ISP support.

New fibre rollouts, planning, budgeting, ordering and configuring.

Document all configuration, backups of configuration, network diagrams.

Ensure that network infrastructure is kept up to date and as per standard across the organisation.

Handover documentation.

Change control for new hardware / configuration.

Telephonic and email support.

Monitor network outages, reacting fast to minimise downtime.



Juniper JNCIA and or Juniper JNCIS.

Cisco CCNA and or Cisco CCNP.


3-5 Years’ experience in a similar role.

ISP or telecommunications background.

Layer 2 protocols such as Vlans and including QinQ / Selective QinQ to support an open access fibre network.

IPv4 and IPv6 addressing and subnetting.

Routing protocols, e.g. OSPF and BGP.

Routing filters.

Tunneling, e.g. EOIP / PPTP etc.

Brands such as Juniper, Mikrotik, Cisco, Dell, HP, Ubiquiti.



Excellent communication skills (verbal and written).

Proven organisational and administration skills.

Able to perform under pressure.

Customer service orientated.

Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously.

Able to work well within a team and individually.

Deadline driven.


While we would really like to respond to every application, should you not be contacted for this position within 10 working days please consider your application unsuccessful.




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