Network Architect at De Tastee Fried Chicken Limited

Full Time
Lagos, Nigeria
Posted 9 months ago

De Tastee Group is a leading quick-service restaurant, Outdoor Caterers, Event Hall Managers and Home delivery hospitality outfit. We are on a mission to become the premium brand and first choice in Nigeria’s fast-food business.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Network Architect

Location: Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Responsible and accountable for the smooth running of IT Infrastructure within the limits of requirements, specifications, costs and timelines.
  • Supervise the implementation and maintenance of the company’s computing needs/ information technology systems.
  • Recommend information technology strategies, policies, and procedures by evaluating organization outcomes, identifying problems, and anticipating organizational requirements.
  • Collaborate with Corporate Communications department towards achieving the needed communication collaterals and projects.
  • Utilize in-depth technical knowledge and business requirements to design and implement secure solutions to meet customer / client needs while protecting the corporation’s assets.
  • Preserve assets by implementing disaster recovery, backup procedures, information security and control structures.
  • Accomplish financial objectives by forecasting requirements, preparing an annual budget, scheduling expenditures, analyzing variances, and initiating corrective action.
  • Conduct audits of currently implemented technologies in to verify the results of their applications and proffer recommendations.
  • Develop requirements, outlines, budgets, and schedules for information technology projects.
  • Provide expertise on system upgrades and necessary installations among IT wares.
  • Must be able to handle general internal and external services to ensure organizational efficiency and effectiveness.
  • Monitoring the viability of processes as well as IT asset performance in all branches (i.e. Tracking).
  • Be constantly abreast with the latest technology and determine new technologies that may be integrated to foster IT optimization.
  • Working with other departmental heads towards the attainment of the company’s objectives.
  • Involvement in the development of business strategies.
  • Responsible for research and development focused towards creativity and innovation that will aid management’s decision.
  • Establish networking environment by designing system configuration, directing system installation and defining, documenting and enforcing system standards.
  • Design and implement new solutions and improve resilience of the current environment.
  • Maximize network performance by monitoring performance, troubleshooting network problems and outages, scheduling upgrades and collaborating with network architects on network optimization.
  • Undertake data network fault investigations in local and wide area environments using information from multiple sources.
  • Secure network systems by establishing and enforcing policies, and defining and monitoring access.
  • Support and administer firewall environments in line with IT security policy.
  • Report network operational status by gathering and prioritizing information and managing projects.
  • Upgrade data network equipment to the latest stable firmware releases.
  • Configure routing and switching equipment, hosted IP voice services and firewalls.
  • Provide remote support to on-site engineers and end users/customers during installation.
  • Provide remote troubleshooting and fault finding if issues occur upon initial installation.
  • Undertake capacity management and audit of IP addressing and hosted devices within data centres.
  • Liaise with project management teams, third-line engineers and service desk engineers on a regular basis.


  • B.Sc in Computer Science, Information Technology or other related fields.
  • At least 5 – 8 years relevant experience.
  • Professional certification in MCSE, MCSA, MCP, CCNA.

Application Closing Date
30th October, 2021.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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Note: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Job Features

Job CategoryFood & Beverages

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