Application & Network Engineer at Dragnet Solutions

Dragnet Solutions Limited is a dynamic firm that specializes in the design, development and implementation of people screening solutions that can be deployed in a variety of uses covering both the workplace and the educational arena.


Job Title: Application & Network Engineer


Key Responsibilities:

• Supervise the projects and responsibilities of the Web and Software Developers.

• Contribute to the design, development and upgrades of software and hardware

• Contribute in making technology decisions that affect Software and Hardware Development

• Manage and support web applications

• As required, develop and implement application changes and updates

• Monitor the company’s application on a daily basis to ensure high level application performance and integrity

• Interface with software vendors and in-house application support team

• Provide day-to-day administration of all applications

• Review and test application development changes

• Monitor and maintain computer systems and networks;

• Providing support, including procedural documentation and relevant reports;

• Working continuously on a task until completion (or referral to third parties, if appropriate);

• undertaking data network fault investigations in local and wide area environments, using information from multiple sources

• Reporting network operational status by gathering, prioritising information and managing projects;

• Upgrading data network equipment to latest stable firmware releases;

• Configuration of routing and switching equipment;

• Configuration of hosted IP services;

• Basic configuration of firewalls, and network security standardization.

• Remote troubleshooting and fault finding if issues occur upon initial installation;

• Capacity management and audit of IP addressing and hosted devices within data centres;


Experience Required:

• First degree/MSc. in Computer science/engineering, software engineering, electrical engineering

• ASP.Net using C#, MVC – minimum of 2 years’ experience

• ASP.Net Web Services, WCF Experience preferred

• Network Hardware Configuration

• Knowledge of TCP/IP, routing and switching.

• CompTIA Network + Certification

• CCNA, CCNP (added advantage).

• Minimum of 2 years of advanced web development experience

• Minimum of 2 years’ experience (PHP MySQL web development & management)

• Experience in WordPress site  management

• SQL Server 2012

• LINQ, Entity Framework

• JavaScript using patterns to consume and extend frameworks such as Prototype and jQuery

• Basic UML creating documents including class diagram, use-case diagram, sequence diagram, state chart diagram, activity diagram, component diagram, deployment diagram

• Experience dealing with Web Environments utilizing both .NET as well as 3rd Party technologies, CDNs, Cloud services etc.


Skills Required:


• Use of Project management tools such as JIRA, GitHub.

• In depth knowledge of LAN, WAN

• MySQL, SQLite, MS SQL Database Management

• Data warehousing and analytics

• Network Troubleshooting

• Networking Knowledge

• Experience in web-based systems programming and development

• Demonstrated experience in leading cross-functional project teams

• Ability to adjust and set priorities to meet deadlines.

• Ability to understand and analyse system problems in order to define and develop technology-based solutions

• Good communicator, good verbal and written skills

• Ability to juggle multiple simultaneous software development projects

• Ability to provide technical team support

• Keen desire to stay up-to-date with technology


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