Network Engineer

Abuja, Nigeria

Job Description, Roles and Responsibilities of the Network Technician Ref: Net-Tech/210805
The company
AG-Placid Nigeria Limited is an innovative and dynamic ICT service provider and an emerging Fiber optic Internet Service Provider in Abuja. We are a well run company that provides the right working environment for our staff. We are currently looking to fill the vacancy for the position of Network Technician.
We are happy to hear from you to be part of this exciting dynamic company. AG-Placid  Nigeria Limited, is committed to equal opportunity diversity and inclusiveness. Your job  would require you managing a complex network operation.

Job Description
Your job includes dealing with both hardware and software. You will perform hands-on installation and maintenance tasks on network components such as routers, switches and cables.
our network Technicians are expected to be involved in the day to installation and activation of customers network, help with troubleshooting when there are issues to be resolved. You will also be involved in the installation of solar power systems
If you have the chance to progress into a senior role such as network Engineer.
You will report directly to your unit head who is a network Engineer.

Alignment and installation of PtP and PtMP radio networks
Installing and configuring computer networks and systems
Installing and configuring firewalls and Unified Threat Management System
Identifying and solving any problems that arise with computer networks and systems
Working in the field to install VSATs as backhaul for mobile networks
Assembling new systems
Monitoring computer networks and systems to identify how performance can be improved
Working as a helpdesk operator when needed
Providing network administration and support

● A fast and attentive learner
● Knowledge of routing is an advantage but not a requirement
● Graduate with keen interest in networking
● Competence in Graphic Design would be an added advantage
● An analytical mind with problem-solving skills
● Excellent organizational and multitasking abilities
● A team player
● Competence in LAN installation will be an added advantage
● Competence in configuration and management of Mikrotik or Cisco will be an added advantage
● Knowledge of VSAT system would be an added advantage

Your basic salary will be N40,000 with the potential to rise to N60,000 after your
probation, if you meet your key performance indicators within 6 months. You will also
earn bonuses for good performance.