ICT Networks and Security Administrator

Location Dublin City Centre, Dublin
Job type Permanent
Salary Up to €36000 per annum
Published 8 months ago
Contact Laura Craughwell
Job reference LC02102_1570014560

Job description

ICT Networks and Security Administrator

Grafton Recruitment is currently seeking to recruit an ICT Networks and Security Administrator for our client, a prominent public sector organisation. This is a contract position until June 2020 and will be located in the organisation's Dublin City Centre office.

The Role:

Working as part of a Networks & Security team, the ICT Networks & Security Administrator is responsible for ensuring key infrastructure around applications, networking, devices, firewalls, access, offices and monitoring are supported effectively and working to the highest possible standard.


  • Provide 2nd and 3rd Level networks (LAN and WAN) infrastructure support
  • Support on working with Government Cloud networks
  • Monitoring the performance of the LAN and WAN infrastructure i.e. HP IMC, Fort iGATE EMS etc.
  • Setup, installation, configuration, support and maintenance of networking equipment like switches, routers, Wireless Aps i.e. HPE switching, HP Abrura Wireless, Cisco routers and Fortinet
  • Provide 1st and 2nd level support on the phone system, Skype for business, video conferencing and related solutions
  • Monitoring all of main, regional and home offices networking solutions
  • Monitoring of key networking equipment, servers, pc/laptop, mobile device are continuously patch up and secure optimally
  • Proactively maintain the security standards, policies, procedures and controls on various ICT equipment, applications and related solutions to keep aligning to best industry security standards i.e. ISO 27001
  • Proactive work with external third parties vendors
  • Provide proper problem escalation and follow up to give exceptional customer service and ensure customer satisfaction
  • Diagnose and troubleshoot issues by applying technical expertise, product knowledge, communication and problem solving skills
  • Required to travel to different offices locations within Dublin and regional locations from time to time


  • 4 + years' experience working within a role dealing with networks and security, monitoring and related solutions
  • Strong organisation skills
  • High attention to detail
  • Knowledge of LAN /WAN technologies, firewalls/security (Cisco ASA/Fort iGATE, Sophos, Fortinet Analyser) routers/switches (CISCO/HP ) Wireless Controller/AP(HP)
  • Knowledge of server environment(MS Active Directory 2016/Exchange 2013/ADFS/TMG 2010)
  • Knowledge of monitoring technologies(Forti Manager, HP IMC)
  • Knowledge of ISO standards and protection of information and data i.e. ISO 27001
  • Knowledge of Backup technologies(Veeam 9.5)
  • Knowledge of virtualisation (VSphere6.5 and SRM)
  • Knowledge of Government networks, DNS, Azure and AWS networking i.e. Expressroute
  • Ability to work both independently and as an effective team member
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Good documentation skills to improve our knowledge base

A salary in the region of €36,882 along with benefits will be on offer to the successful candidate.

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