IT Analyst – Network and Telecommunications

Occidental Petroleum

IT Analyst – Network and Telecommunications00025747



Responsibilities will include but not limited to:

The candidate is responsible for maintaining and supporting all Network and Telecommunication requirements for the Abu Dhabi office and fields ensuring the continued availability of IT Service.

  • Planning, implementation, administration, In-depth understanding, troubleshooting, and maintenance of cabling infrastructure, common wired network devices, IP telephony, two-way radio, local area networks, wide area networks, satellite links, and potential connectivity issues for each.
  • Understanding and troubleshooting skills of hardware, software, and peripherals used in a familiar business environment. Includes PCs, Servers, Microsoft Windows, Microsoft Server, and Microsoft Office suite.
  • End to end management of VoIP networks.
  • Monitor network, servers, and WAN links using industry-standard software for optimal performance.
  • Evaluate and provide recommendations for the adoption and implementation of new technologies.
  • Analyze, survey, test, and provide recommendations and installation of communications at all sites in Abu Dhabi.
  • Effective involvement and participation as part of IT Business Continuity Plan.
  • Excellent customer service philosophy with experience in change management.
  • Ability to manage projects and upgrades as well as be a resource for projects.
  • Mentor other members of staff on technologies and processes as needed.
  • Maintain equipment inventory, documentation of installations, processes, and network diagrams.
  • Prepare written and verbal presentations and reports with timely and accurate status reports.
  • Ability to work independently, self-organize, follow through without reminders, follow up, multi-task, follow processes and policies (including environmental & safety), and act as a contributing member of a team environment.

Technology Areas/Product exposure required:

  • VoIP / IP Telephony / Voice Communication

  • Cisco IP Telephony Call Manager / CUCM Express

  • Directory Services
    • Active Directory
    • Domain Controllers
  • Server Operating Systems
    • Windows
    • Linux
  • Desktop Operating Systems
    • Windows
  • Microsoft Applications
    • Microsoft Teams
  • Video Conferencing Technologies
  • Networking
    • Cisco Switching and Routing
    • Wired and Wireless products
    • DNS / DHCP
  • Monitoring Software
    • SolarWinds.
  • WAN Technologies
    • MPLS
    • ADSl
    • Satellite communications
    • P2P Radios
  • Understanding of Data center infrastructure and environment



Bachelor of Science / Bachelor or Engineering in Computers or Electronics & Telecommunications.

At least 5 years relevant experience.

Equivalent work experience pertaining to information technologies and / or telecommunications may be acceptable.


  Information Technology

Primary Location

  United Arab Emirates-United Arab Emirates-Abu Dhabi Office





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