I am Joshua Leach

Network Engineer

Dealing with network connectivity related tasks on an ISP level ranging from last mile internet connectivity through to MPLS specialising mainly in Cisco products.

About Me

  • Name: Joshua Leach
  • Date of birth: 18 September 1989
  • Address: Ruimsig, Roodepoort
  • Nationality: South African
  • Phone: (076) 169 2650
  • Email: info@joshualeach.net


An opportunity to work and better myself, as well as being involved in an organization that believes in gaining a competitive edge and giving back to the community. I'm presently expanding my core experience in Cisco Routing and Switching. I focus on using my knowledge of network infrastructure and interpersonal skills to build good user experience and create a strong interest in my employers and their products. I hope to develop skills in the Cisco design certification and extend my knowledge of the everchanging and evergrowing industry. I seek to become an honest asset to the business with both my skills as well as my dedication. As an individual, I'm self-confident you’ll find me creative, funny at times and naturally passionate about the work I do. I’m a forward thinker, which others may find inspiring when working as a team.

What I Do ?

I initially worked for a company in Cape Town where I assisted as their IT department manager, also assisting in web and graphic design as well as social media marketing. It was from here where I got into networking and moved to Johannesburg where I have been working for a corporate ISP. As it is in any company I assist in many areas outside of my skillset such as but not limited to Linux and Microsoft server infrastructure as well as Sonicwall and Mikrotik Firewall infrastructure.



  • 2007

    Matric certificate

    English, Afrikaans, Mathematics, Science, Business Economics, Computer Studies

    I completed my Matric Certificate at the end of 2007 with a distinction in Computer Studies.

  • 2008

    Programming Diploma (Partially completed)

    Year 1 (of 2) Programming, Varsity College, RSA

    I did not complete my programming diploma due to a change in focus.

  • 2014

    Cisco Certified Network Associate (R&S)

    Pearson Vue, RSA

    I wrote my CCNA:RS certification at the end of 2014.


  • 2004-Current


    Josh Solutions (Infiniti Computers)

    Josh solutions is a small business I started in my 9th grade to make pocket money. This business grew from making pocket money to a fairly lucrative business which I still run today.Although micro, it has taught me a lot of valuable principles in Management, Initiative and Control.

  • 2009-2012

    IT Department Manager, Marketing Manager, Graphic Designer

    Frontline Fellowship Cape Town

    I started at Frontline Fellowship in 2009 assisting with Web Design, Graphic Design and Media Production where 2 years later in 2011 I was appointed as IT Department Manager.

    My responsibilities at Frontline were as follows: Budgets, Operational Planning, Staff Management, Overseeing Audio Visual Production, Web design, Advertising and Network Network Administration (Structure and Management of the entire premises’ Network), Lead on Frontline website design and administration

    Director: Dr. Peter Hammond (peter@frontline.org.za; 021-689-4480)
    Manager: Colin Newman (colin@frontline.org.za; 021-689-4480)

  • 2012-Current

    Senior Network Engineer

    VOConnect (Previously VOffice)

    VOConnect is a connectivity and cloud services provider, offering solutions to small and medium sized companies that are completely scalable, secure and offer carrier-class reliability.When I started working for VOConnect I knew this was the future of my career, I thoroughly enjoy Networking and all its challenges. I have grown in leaps and bounds from my initial responsibilities as a first line network support engineer to a senior network engineer where I experience new challenges daily.With VOConnect's Cisco infrastructure it has guided my study path in the direction of Cisco Certification.

    My Responsibilities as VOConnect are as follows:Routing administration,Network Maintenance,Client solutions design,Network support escalations,Troubleshooting (Ranging from backhaul through to international breakout)

Core Skills





Windows Server Environments


Network Troubleshooting




Network Design/Implementation


Additional skills

Social Media Marketing


Years of Experience


Companies worked for


Volunteer Work



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Address Ruimsig, Johannesburg, RSA
Phone Number (076) 169 2650
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