IHS Markit Network Administrator in Noida, India

About IHS Markit

IHS Markit harnesses deep sources of information, analytics and expertise to forge solutions for the industries and markets that drive global economies. Our company partners with clients in business, finance and government to provide the unrivaled insights and perspectives that lead to well-informed, confident decisions. We call this The New Intelligence. IHS Markit serves more than 50,000 key customers in more than 140 countries, including 80 percent of the Fortune Global 500. We help decision makers apply higher-level thinking to daily tasks and strategic issues across a host of industries and disciplines including energy, finance, automotive, engineering, technology, maritime and trade, aerospace and defense, chemical, and economics and country risk.

Headquartered in London, IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO) is committed to sustainable, profitable growth.

Company overview

Markit is a leading, global financial information services company with over 1,400 employees. The company provides independent data, valuations and trade processing across all asset classes in order to enhance transparency, reduce risk and improve operational efficiency. Its client base includes the most significant institutional participants in the financial market place.

With over 1,500 institutions using our independent services as clients - including investment banks, hedge funds, asset managers, central banks, regulators, rating agencies and insurance companies - we provide round-the-clock support from our offices in London, New York, Dallas, Toronto, Amsterdam, Frankfurt, Henley on Thames, Singapore, Tokyo and Sydney.

Markit is an entrepreneurial company and a fast-growing business. We continue to expand our presence around the world and offer exciting career opportunities across sales, customer support, product management, information technology and professional services.

Department overview

Markit’s Infrastructure team consists of over 100 IT Professionals supporting 2500 users and circa 2000 Linux and Windows servers. Support staff are based in 5 major locations (New York, London, Dallas, Amsterdam and Singapore) which allows Infrastructure to provide ‘follow-the-sun’ support to our product groups on a 24 x 5 basis.

The aim of Infrastructure is to deliver a globally consistent operational model with consolidated toolsets and compliant processes across Markit. Infrastructure will be organised on a Global, Regional and Local basis with the appropriate capabilities in each area to meet the business needs and drive the most efficient organisation.

Position summary

Markit is seeking a Network Engineer to assist in the take up of both BAU and project deployment requirements.

Duties & accountabilities

• The Engineer will be accountable for the following:

• Perform day to day network operations support from Markit India office in 24x5 rotational shift patterns. Engineers are expected to be in office for this duration

• Keep hardware inventory, documentation and network monitoring software up to date

• Assist senior network staff on various projects including change management and deployment

• Manage project deployments and work with various systems teams globally to understand and deploy business requirements.

• Provide global on-call support during APAC operation hours (from 0000GMT to 0800GMT, times might change depending on summer time transition). This is in addition to normal local office working hours.

• Out of hours work is to be expected due to communications with other regions.

• Weekend work as required

Business competencies

• Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Engineering or a related field.

• Ability to work with business stakeholders and understand underlying business objectives.

• Availability to travel to Markit’s other offices as required

Business competencies

• General

o 3-5 years in multi-vendor LAN & WAN network environment (predominantly Cisco).

o Hands-on experience in Datacenter Operations and Migrations.

o Previous Project management and delivery experience in a datacenter environment.

o Able to clearly show a history of delivering on schedule and to standard project work

• Technical Skills

• Mandatory Technologies

o Cisco LAN switches (3750X, 45xx, 65xx, Nexus)

o Cisco ISR G1 & G2 routers (e.g. 3925)

o Cisco ASA firewalls

o Cisco ACE load balancers

o Juniper SSG & ISG firewalls

o F5 Big IP

o Juniper MX routers




• Desirable Technologies

o Multicast

o Experience with Orion/Solarwinds

o Experience with Unix, PhP, Pearl, DNS.

CCNP certification is desirable but candidate needs to be able to demonstrate a similar level of competency.

Personal competencies

• Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

• Strong written and oral communication skills

• Strong organizational skills

• Attention to detail

• Flexibility and attitude to achieve tight deadlines

• Proven ability to work independently

• Candidate should have good oral and written communication skills, including the ability to interact effectively with executives, operations staff, vendors and peers.

• Must be proficient at creating network diagrams in Visio.

• Must be willing to work outside of normal business hours and carry a Markit-owned cell phone or pager.

• Must be able to work effectively with other Operations groups (network, server, dba, unix, window, etc) in resolving technical issues

• Needs to portray strong professional work ethic to other team members

We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/Disability/Veterans. Please refer to the EEO is the Law Poster & Supplement, Right to Work and Pay Transparency Policy. IHS is a participant in E-Verify (see links below) . We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment drug testing.

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