Network Engineer at MRS Oil Nigeria Plc-Aquarian Consult Limited

Aquarian Consult Limited - Our client, MRS is an African conglomerate in diverse activities, yet focused on capturing the entire value chain in oil trading, shipping, storage, distribution and retailing.
We are recruiting to fill the position of:

Job Title: Network Engineer


  • The Network Administrator is responsible for the IT Network infrastructure, identifying network requirements, installing upgrades, monitoring network performance, and coordinating network based projects across the organization.
  • The job holder interacts with service providers to ensure that seamless and quality data/voice services are delivered to meet the organization’s requirements.

Network Infrastructure Administration: 

  • Manages all network infrastructure and ensure reliable network access
  • Ensure network security by maintain supporting documentation where applicable
  • Supervise telecommunication support for data and voice connectivity
  • Monitor the communication link from head office to all remote sites or locations; ensure the communication link is up and running.
  • Ensure that all IOS switches / Router are constantly updated
  • Performs backups configurations of all network infrastructure devices.

Remote VPN Support: 

  • Provide/manage VPN and secured access for all local and remote users.
  • Ensure connectivity for remote users
  • Ensure that all VPN traffics are secured and well encrypted.
  • Vendor Engagement and Performance Management: 
  • Verify materials provided by vendors for authenticity
  • Supervise work done by vendors and ensure performance in line with requirements, specification and contract; ensure vendors on site work meets the required safety regulations

End User Support: 

  • Provide support to end users for timely resolution of network issues
  • Ensure end users access to required network infrastructure


  • B.Sc / HND in Computer Science or any relevant discipline.
  • Relevant professional certification e.g. Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA), Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP).
  • Minimum of 3 to 4 years of IP network management and implementation experience.
  • Ability to deploy and configure a large scale enterprise network.


  • Knowledge of multi-vendor network and infrastructure solutions; Cisco hardware configurations and maintenance; firewalls and security appliances
  • Network configuration, monitoring and troubleshooting
  • Management of wireless network devices and solutions; general computer hardware troubleshooting repair and maintenance.
  • Network device management/maintenance
  • Analytical and problem solving skills
  • Interpersonal and communication skills
  • Switching and routing configuration
  • Windows user support; Microsoft Office tools (MS Word, Excel, e.t.c), outlook email configuration and support

Personal Attributes: 

  • Creative; solution-driven; team player
  • Key Performance Indicators (KPI): 
  • Ability to deliver on assigned network related tasks and projects
  • Quality documentation of network related activities
  • Average time to resolve an incident
  • % of issues resolved
  • % of user updates or backups within target times
  • User satisfaction
  • Occasional travel maybe required.

Location: Lagos

Closing Date
Not Specified

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their applications and CV's (PDF format) to:  


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