Network Engineer (1 year contract)

Location: Singapore
Job Type: Contract
Posted: 6 days ago
Contact: Raymond De Amboy
Discipline:
Reference: 239209_1631612423

* US Global Investment Bank
* Fast-paced work environment
* Dynamic work culture

Our client is one of the largest investment bank in the world that offers investment management, securities, asset management, prime brokerage, and securities underwriting.

Responsibilities:

  • Take an active role in the Stability of the platform by providing Senior Production Management support for Business impacting and complex problems.
  • Take an active role in the product lifecycle, new technology introduction through to demise.
  • Participate actively in the Change & Problem Management processes.
  • Provide Training to the Network Operations teams providing L1/L2 day to day support.
  • Execute routine Business as Usual changes.
  • Working with internal clients to understand their requirements.
  • Translating client requirements into technology solutions.
  • Developing new solutions for internal clients.
  • Communicating the important technical and commercial attributes of solutions to clients in ways the client can understand.
  • Introduction, communication and development of strategic networking technologies to provide additional scalability and functionality.
  • Owning the delivery of a variety of concurrent projects in varying scale from small to very large.
  • Provide subject matter expertise when collaborating on cross platform projects with teams responsible for Voice, Video, Market Data, Compute, Storage, Information Security and Data Centre.
  • Working with networking product vendors and telecoms service providers with regards to all of the above.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Information Technology or equivalent
  • Preferably at least 5 years of relevant experience working in a Banking or Enterprise environment.
  • Experience in managing a global network platform, including Internet / B2B DMZ's.
  • Experience in resolving network security incidents and breaches.
  • Experience testing and planning the deployment of router and switch platforms.
  • In-depth knowledge of data center design principles, products and protocols.
  • Good appreciation of Network Security architectures, models and methodologies, Authentication schemes, Encryption techniques and standards.
  • Extensive technical experience (Support and Design) using many of the following: Cisco Routers, Switches, Nexus, ASR, ISR product lines, Cisco IOS, IOS-XE, NX-OS, IOS-XR, Juniper JunOS, GRE/IPSec, IDS/IPS, Security platforms and other Enterprise security related tools.
  • Support, Design and product experience with firewalls - Juniper Netscreen/JunOs and Palo Alto
  • Security hardening on various platforms. Familiar with industry best practices in network security
  • Excellent analytical, problem-solving and decision-making skills.
  • Extensive experience with the management, internetworking design and implementation of networks.
  • Good communication, presentation and interpersonal skills.
  • Good project management skills (large network deployments and cross-discipline project deliverables).
  • Extensive technical experience in engineering and implementing networking technologies within a large Enterprise, preferably with some exposure to the Financial Sector.
  • Appreciation of neighboring technologies: Market Data, Voice, Virtualization Computing and Multimedia.
  • Experience with automating Network functions is a plus.
  • Experience with JavaScript and/or other scripting languages.
  • Client and Business Focus - Effectively handles difficult requests, builds trusting, long term relationships with clients, helps the client to identify/define needs and manages client/business expectations

Interested candidates please submit your CV to raymond.de.amboy@peoplebank.asia or apply online.

Interested parties please click "Apply Now" or send your CV directly to Raymond De Amboy (EA Reg no: R1219021) at Raymond.deamboy@peoplebank.asia.


Peoplebank Singapore Pte Ltd, EA Licence Number: 08C5248.