Company: Qatar Petroleum
Skills: IT - Networking & Telecom
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Qatar
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Primary Purpose of Job

1. Support day-to-day network hardware and software operation covering routing, switching, wireless, MPLS technologies within core, distribution and access layers.

2. Analyse network performance followed by performing structured troubleshooting processes in support of operation, escalation, and resolution of assigned network operation related incidents reported by Service Helpdesk, and Network Operations Centre.

3. Leveraging sophisticated tools and applications to resolve incidents in a timely manner and ensure a robust and non-disruptive delivery of network services.

4. Support day-to-day network cabling infrastructure operation support as per QP ICT cabling standard.

5. Interact, collaborate with peers, coach, and provide technical support to peers, technicians, and new staff under development programs by publishing technical documentation, hosting regular training or knowledge transfer sessions to update, and improve section staff technical knowledge and expertise.

6. Achieve sustainable and high quality levels of network operation availability and up time.

7. Forecast and develop network capacity report to cater current and future network operation requirement.

8. Forecast, plan and prepare network infrastructure related BOQ and purchase requisitions by conducting meticulous review of network operation requirement to ensure efficient, cost effective, optimum respond and resolution time.

9. Develop and maintain network operation support related documentation, procedures and versioning.


1. A minimum of a Bachelor degree in Network Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electronics Engineering, or an equivalent Engineering field.

2. Possess one of the following certifications: CCNP, CCIP, or CCDP3. Higher level certification such as CCIE in Routing/Switching and/or Service Provider is a plus

Experience & Skills

1. A minimum of 5 years of experience in diverse and technically complex environment, preferably related to the service provider industry.

2. Experience with enterprise level routing switching device troubleshooting, installation, configuration, testing, monitoring and maintenance.

3. Strong knowledge of infrastructure routing switching, IP MPLS core technologies and designs.

4. Strong understanding of service providers' technologies and setup.

5. Strong knowledge of techniques used to establish and maintain effective working relationships with staff and third party personnel.

6. Strong writing skills with the ability to write network operation related reports, technical blueprints, high and low level design documents, standards, processes, procedures, manuals, feasibility studies, and tendering proposals.

7. Strong verbal and communications skills.

8. Excellent experience with infrastructure hardware installations and configurations, knowledge of IP convergence systems and services, PTT-grade telecommunication systems, wireless implementation and services, desktop and client end services, emerging infrastructure services, and general industrial-grade technologies and systems.

9. General project management skills including setting up objectives, compiling reports, identifying priorities, and selecting right team members.

10. Knowledge of enterprise and element management systems including system and network administration, performance monitoring, problem management, change management, service-desk methodologies, and asset management.

11. Good knowledge of annual financial budgets compilation and alignment of capital investment with business requirements.

12. Good knowledge of Information Technology industry, Information Technology trends, costs and benefits of different technologies, and the principles of effective information architecture.

13. Established success in installing and configuring a large and complex ICT infrastructure, preferably within the service provider industry; good experience in specific IT project management particularly in the implementation and integration phases of complex tools in heterogeneous office and industrial environments.

Qatar Petroleum is an integrated national oil company (NOC) responsible for the sustainable development of the oil and gas industry in Qatar and beyond.

Qatar Petroleum’s activities encompass the entire spectrum of the oil and gas value chain locally, regionally, and internationally, and include the exploration, refining, production, marketing and sales of oil and gas, liquefied natural gas (LNG), natural gas liquids (NGL), gas to liquids (GTL) products, refined products, petrochemicals, fertilizers, steel and aluminum.
Qatar Petroleum is committed to contribute to a better future by meeting today’s economic needs, while safeguarding our environment and resources for generations to come. Thriving on innovation and excellence, Qatar Petroleum is bound to the highest levels of sustainable human, socio-economic, and environmental development in Qatar and beyond.

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