Senior Analyst – Networks & Security  

Job Purpose: The primary objective of this role is to configure, implement and management of ultra low latency complex network & security infrastructure of DGCX. This includes interaction and coordination with different vendors/ service providers & internal teams for procurement, installation and management of communication links, Preparation & verification of technical documents, conducting network/security testing, in depth analysis, auditing, preparation and maintenance of incident & change management.

  • Graduate in Electronic or Computer Engineering
  • Cisco Certifications in routers/switches/IP Telephony, Juniper/F5/ Fortinet
  • Certification on Firewall, VPN concentrator and Load balancer
  • At least 4 years of experience in similar profile in Exchanges/ultra low latency network design with exchange co-location implementation or large corporate or Service Providers or Banking & Finance industry
  • Sound knowledge and working experience with industry standard network and security appliances.
  • Experience of ultra low Latency (up to nano seconds)
  • Trading infrastructure with hands on work experience in the associated performance tuning, monitoring and connectivity.
  • Understanding of financial industry standard FIX & FAST protocol
  • Hop by hop packet analysis to understand complex latency issues of exchange co-location infrastructure
  • Hands-on work experience on configurations, management and troubleshooting of large mission critical network infrastructure
  • MPLS VPN’s, IOS, ASR, Nexus, XR routers & Switches, IPSEC & GRE tunnels on Fortigate, ASA and juniper.
  • Well versed with IP multicasting in resilient environment
  • Basic knowledge and awareness of global financial markets with a cultural familiarity with the GCC region.
  • Excellent knowledge on routing protocol e,g, OSPF.BGP, MPLS Setup connectivity with ISP, GRE, IPSEC tunnels, Routing & Switching
  • Hands on work experience on various networking & security appliances (e.g. Cisco routers/switches, F5Firewalls/IPS of leading OEM like Fortinet, Juniper, MacAfee etc.)
  • Network Implementation, Testing & Monitoring
  • Good communication
  • Problem solving
  • Process oriented
  • Working in a team
  • Ability to learn quickly
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to multitask and troubleshooting
  • Team player

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Closing date: Friday 13th October 2017