Technical Manager (Network Operations / Services) – Netsol Technologies – Lahore
Manager Technical is a highly demanding position that requires the ability to demonstrate technical and solution oriented expertise.
He/She will be is responsible for:
Understanding company’s corporate services portfolio and suggesting a continual improvement.
Understanding the corporate application’s hosting environments and related technologies, and devising ways to boost application performance on these platforms.
Identifying/Analyzing discrepancies in deployments and proposing changes to Virtual Infrastructure and corporate services.
Working with the teams to respond to changes, Incidents and services request.
Conducting hardware sizing, benchmarking, load testing and monitoring for various applications.
A willingness to travel to exhibit any of the skills outlined in the skills related sections below.
Excellent knowledge and hands-on experience of following technical domains:
Deployment and advanced configuration of Windows Server OS i.e. Windows 2008/2012/2016.
Deployment and advanced configuration of UNIX/Linux distributions.
RAID Technologies, Storage Area Networks, and related technologies.
Active Directory Services, DNS, DHCP, WDS etc.
Reverse-Proxy, Load Balancing, and Server/Application Clustering.
Virtualization and application publishing technologies such as VMware ESX, Hyper-V and Citrix XenApp.
Deployment techniques for different web and application servers such as IIS, Tomcat, MSMQ etc.
Deployment and configuration (in HA mode) of DB Technologies e.g., Oracle (10g/11g/12c), MS SQL Server (2008/2012/2014).
Tools & techniques used for performance monitoring, KPI gauging, and load testing of applications.
A good understanding of how LAN/ WAN devices such as routers, switches, firewalls etc. work.
Systems hardening and related security controls / technologies.
High-end server hardware from main vendors such as IBM, HP & Dell.
BS / BE Computer Science / Engineering (MS or equivalent is preferred)
Professional certifications for Systems Engineering from Microsoft®, a Linux distribution® (optional), and VMWare® (optional) are required. VCP certification from VMware will be an advantage.
8 to 10 years of proven IT systems engineering experience out of which at least 4 years must have been spent in IT Infrastructure Services Architecture / Design and Solutions Consultancy in large enterprises.
A thorough understanding of Application monitoring, load testing, problem diagnosis and remediation.
A good understanding of IT Service Management frameworks such as ITIL, COBIT etc (holding an ITIL Foundation Certificate will be a plus point).
A good understanding of Information Security and Management Services.
Very strong presentation and communication skills (both oral and written).
Ability to work methodically, meticulously, and efficiently.