BTD Networks Subject Matter Expert (WAN & Logical Security)

Saudi Networkers Services (SNS Group)
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Ref: LP085-206
Saudi Networkers Services (SNS Group)

The Role

The Role

Priority: Very High
Duration: 9-12+ months
Start Date: Immediate
Network WAN SME Requirement:
Networks Subject Matter Expert will have a minimum of CCNA, CCDP/CCIE/CCENT, and CCIA
Is a Cisco data centre Enterprise network infrastructure design specialist
Has a working knowledge of data centre storage networking design
Has expert knowledge on Cisco Enterprise WAN infrastructure solutions,
Will demonstrate 10 years experience and a proven track record, with internationally recognised enterprise network environment experience involving WAN design installation and configuration in new and existing data centres
Has a knowledge of industrial WAN network methodologies and standards,
Professional with regard to written and oral communication and reporting.
Network subject matter expert must be certified to the highest professional level with the appropriate industrial experience, ensuring the successful analysis and design of SAMA WAN and providing technical guidelines and support for all related WAN infrastructure solutions.



Network WAN SME Security Requirement:
Subject matter expert will have a minimum of CCNA/CCIE
Will have an international recognized qualification GIAC Security Expert (GSE)
Extensive knowledge on firewall security policies
Extensive knowledge on enterprise WAN infrastructure and associated security requirements
Extensive knowledge on ethical hacking and Security Technologies
Knowledge of industrial security methodologies and standards
Professional with regard to written and oral communication and reporting
Security matter expert is certified to the highest professional level, ensuring the successful analysis of SAMA WAN and provide technical guidelines and supporting documentation for all related security requirements.

WAN Programme Deliverables:
are to project manage the installation, commissioning of the Fibre inter building communication matrix ensuring all buildings within SAMA campus are inter-connected to the Fibre backbone.

1. Project Manage the installation of Enterprise WAN hardware defined and supplied by Vendor or supplied by SAMA assigned third party.

2. Project Manage third party communication infrastructure and node relocation/ installation ensuring that all services are made available to the business over the course of the Ignite project.

a. Prepare project documentation and reports in-line with industry standard project management methodology and governance.
b. Document all tasks relating to the installation and configuration of the network WAN infrastructure
c. Develop roll back procedures for all milestones and tasks to ensure integrity of WAN network

3. Prepare all RFP WAN hardware documentation in relation to the acquisition of all new WAN infrastructure hardware, including where applicable existing hardware upgrades, new solution licences / replacement, or upgrade, technical resources to design, implement and where required configure the aforementioned hardware infrastructure.

a. Ratify all WAN designs and where applicable redesign using the latest technology.
b. Define within the design the decommissioning of the OLD WAN infrastructure,
c. Define all technical WAN Engineers required to undertake the WAN work packages ensuring implementation/ completion within the timelines outlined by SAMA,
d. Define within the RFP training required for new or upgraded hardware infrastructure solutions.

4. Define all resources (hardware, software, consultants) for the network WAN implementation project.

a. Map these resources to tasks and key milestones within the Ignite WAN project,
b. Liaise with the SAMA WAN department assigned resources with regard to the installation/ configuration, testing and certification on all hardware installations.

5. Implement policies and procedures within the project management framework that will limit/ remove possible system outages/downtime with regard to the tasks defined.

a. Ensure all elements of the WAN hardware are asset tagged and logged into an asset management application
b. The vendor should ensure that the solution must be PCI compliant.

Network WAN Security Deliverables:
1. will be responsible for the review of all logical security configuration within the BTD WAN environment.

2. will provide internal and external pen testing on the new WAN infrastructure.

3. All configuration (security requirements) modifications must be certified prior to changes been implemented and full testing musty be undertaken

About the Company

About the Company

Saudi Networkers is one of the largest consultancies providing recruitment solutions to Telecommunication, Oil & Energy, Technology and Engineering arena across Middle East & Africa, covered by teams those are specialized in their assigned industry sector. Saudi Networkers founded in late 2001 and has excelled ever since in providing cost effective solutions to the biggest multinational companies in MEA region with very high standards of quality whilst adhering business ethics and meeting our clients expectations and their deadlines.
Today, SNS Group is one of the leading consultancies with more than 1100+ employees worldwide, ISO 9001:2008 certified and is highly regarded.
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