Network Infrastructure Engineer

Job Title: Network Infrastructure Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Iraq, Iraq
Salary: £450 - £527 per day, Benefits: good
Start Date: 2019-01-06
Reference: BH-118981
Contact Name: Amanda Bury
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 11, 2019 08:20

Job Description

Network Infrastructure Engineer – 12 Months Contract 28 x 28 Rotation – Iraq

Deadline Friday 22nd November for submissions 

Essential:-  CCNP R&S. Experience in deploying network infrastructure solutions. Broad understanding of IT, security, IP telephony and IP TV. Ability to work within a multicultural environment. Ability to work within a team 

Network Infrastructure Engineer Key Accountabilities 

  • Ensure trouble-free operations of telecoms infrastructure in ROO including Core Network Infrastructure, Data Centre and Campus LAN, Field Microwave Network, MPLS Network, Terrestrial and VSAT WAN.
  • Ensure documentation and company network standards are adhered to.
  • Identify risks to service delivery, recommend options to address risks and execute approved options.
  • Develop infrastructure capability to meet agreed service targets.
  • Delivery of telecom enhancement projects.
  • Define and execute telecoms related 'changes'
  • Provide 2nd/3rd level support for network incidents.
  • Provide proactive monitoring of ROO NMS systems.
  • Coach and managed junior 1st Level support engineers.
  • Actively participate in company HSE processes and promote a positive HSE culture.
Network Infrastructure Engineer Essential

  • CCNP R&S
  • Experience in deploying network infrastructure solutions.
  • Broad understanding of IT, security, IP telephony and IP TV
  • Ability to work within a multicultural environment
  • Ability to work within a team
Network Infrastructure Engineer Desirable

  • University level education preferably in Engineering / IT or related discipline.
  • ITIL Foundations.
  • Experience in a similar role in an oil/gas company
  • Experience in managing junior engineers
  • CCIE R&S
  • CCNA Datacentre
Network Infrastructure Skills/Behaviour


  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills and able to work with staff at all levels in an organisation
  • Proactive thinking – the ability to come up with options and solutions
  • Good attention to detail
  • Delivery focused
  • Willing to challenge and be challenged
  • Motivating, positive, energetic, helpful
  • Leads by example
  • Demonstrates strong customer empathy
  • Demonstrates safety focused working
  • Ability to work remotely in a challenging environment