An opportunity has arisen for interested candidates to join PTL Ltd as a Senior Network Engineer to design, implement, maintain, and support the network infrastructures of our growing customer base.
PTL is a long-established IT company providing enterprise-level IT solutions in Malta and it forms part of Harvest Technology plc. PTL partners major names like IBM, Cisco, Microsoft, Lenovo, and NCR. PTL has a team of more than 70 dynamic professionals, experts in business integration, enterprise-wide solutions and contracted outsourcing. PTL’s multi-disciplinary team services a prestigious client base in Malta, Europe and Africa. PTL is an equal opportunities employer.
Based in Malta, the chosen candidate will be part of the Technical Solutions team that is responsible for designing and developing scalable, maintainable, highly available IT architectures that meet business objectives and SLAs.
The role involves designing and implementing new solutions and improving the resilience of current environments, configuring and installing various network devices and services, and performing network maintenance and system upgrades. The chosen candidate will monitor performance, ensure system availability and reliability, monitor system resource utilization, trending, and capacity planning, and provide Level-2/3 support and troubleshooting to resolve issues.
Design network infrastructures
Provide consultancy and advice on network infrastructures
Resolve and close 3rd level support calls in a timely and efficient manner
Mentor junior staff
Maintain and monitor selected customer network infrastructures
Install, configure, test, and maintain network infrastructures
Proactively ensure the highest levels of systems and infrastructure availability
Maintain security and redundancy strategies, applying best industry practices
Write and maintain custom scripts to increase system efficiency and lower the human intervention time on any tasks
Liaise with vendors, other IT personnel and other teams for problem resolution
Assist in presale functions by furnishing the technical component to a potential opportunity
Keep yourself up-to-date with emerging technologies and specialized product features
Achieve and maintain industry-specific certifications on the subject matter as required
Deliver within time, cost, and quality parameters set out by the project management team
Create and maintain network documentation
The preferred candidate will possess:
At least an MQF level degree in IT, CCNP certification or equivalent recognized technical qualifications
5 years of experience in installing, configuring and troubleshooting network infrastructures
Experience in the administration and performance tuning of network infrastructures
Experience in monitoring networking equipment and services
Hands-on experience on enterprise networks, including routing, switching, firewalling, and wireless
Familiarity with SD-Access or SD-WAN
Comprehensive knowledge of network protocols such as IPSEC, HSRP, BGP, OSPF, 802.11, QoS and VPN
Extensive knowledge of the OSI and TCP/IP models
Excellent troubleshooting skills
What We Offer
A remuneration package commensurate to the applicant’s experience and ability to display aptitude shall be offered to the right candidate. Additional benefits include but are not limited to health insurance, free on-site parking facilities, on-site gym, employee wellness benefit, employee assistance programme, flexible working conditions, scholastic sponsorships and opportunities to obtain industry certifications, amongst others. Applications will be treated in the strictest confidence