Cisco Network Engineer

  • Full Time
  • Pretoria East, South Africa

Creative Sourcing


Position Overview:

The Senior Network Engineer (CCNP – Routing and Switching) will be responsible for designing, implementing, managing and maintaining LAN and WAN infrastructure of our clients.  The key objective will be to implement and support client networks, secondary objective will be to assist in the planning, design and implementation of network solutions.  It includes performing “root cause” analysis, interface with various vendors and make recommendations on global best practices.


Key Responsibilities:

Network Engineer

  • Have proper knowledge of client’s networks and Service Level Agreements in Place;
  • Manage Incidents and requests from clients and comply with resolving them within SLA;
  • Ensure Internal LAN/WAN is up to date and in full working order.
  • Assist with firewalls, VPN connectivity;
  • Assist with Warranty Process.;


Minimum Requirements:

  • Valid Cisco CCNA and CCNP Certificates (Please ensure you attach a copy of your valid CCNP R&S certification)
  • +3 Years experience network engineer 
  • Formal International Cisco CCNP certification to be updated on a regular basis
  • Knowledge of Avaya/Extreme networks  and Huawei is a great advantage



  • Knowledge and understanding of the corporate identity of the organisation and the governance mechanisms utilised to govern the corporate identity
  • Knowledge and understanding of the company policies and procedures applicable to the specific work environment to ensure that work outcomes are compliant to the policies and procedures
  • The ability to analyse situations and to arrive at the best possible solution
  • The ability to communicate effectively and efficiently at all levels in the organisation
  • The ability to apply the principles of sound business English in verbal and written communication
  • The ability to pay attention to a speaker, interpret the information and take it into account when taking action or to act on it in a sensible manner
  • The ability to accurately give an account of information pertaining to the performance of outputs
  • The ability to interact with people at all levels in the organization
  • The inclination to act analytical by applying analytical skills
  • The ability to pay attention to detail in such a way that outcomes are accurately executed
  • To act professional in all situations
  • The awareness of the customer needs and expectations and the fulfilment of the customer needs and requirements
  • The ability to act within the code of conduct and always maintain a professional image
  • May be required to work overtime
  • All tasks and responsibilities as specified by the company procedures and policies references, including references to all staff and generic terms such as executive management.
  • Own Car
  • Valid driver’s license

R456k – R600k pa