WAN Network Engineer

Location: Singapore
Job Type: Contract
Posted: almost 2 years ago
Contact: May Anne Ramos
Reference: 244936

WAN Network Engineer

  • Contract until end Jan 2023 with a possibility of extension
  • Work location: Central

Our Client

  • Leading global digital payment company headquartered in US

The Opportunity

This is a Network Engineer position within the Global Network Engineering WAN team. The selected candidate will work with a high performing team to develop and design robust networks for the company's backbone network infrastructure.

  • Implement, and provide ongoing support of network systems of high complexity in Internet, MPLS backbone, & corporate WAN environments to fulfill business needs for performance and cost benefits
  • Plan, test, and deploy private and exchange network peering with company's business partners.
  • Serve as a 3rd level support for hardware installation and operation of these networks' routers and switches
  • Serve as 3rd level support for WAN and WAN Optimization, working with application owners and clients to fine-tune WAN links for optimal performance
  • Serve as a 3rd level support for BGP routing and Internet access, working with application owners to optimize application delivery on the network
  • Provide 3rd level technical support to company's clients and to technical teams within company to resolve network issues and to support the implementation of new network solutions
  • Ensure full compliance of Key Controls and Technical Security Requirements for all network architecture, designs, and implementations both past and present
  • Ensure all network changes go through appropriate review, change control, and acceptance before implementation
  • Develop testing and QA functions to ensure that projects are securely delivered and fulfill expectations
  • Work with the Information Security Office to ensure solutions deployed meet Security Requirements and provide technical assistance for investigation and analysis of security alerts

Your Background

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering or related field
  • At least 3-5 years related experience in service provider environments implementing LANs and WANs
  • using latest technology
  • At least 3 years of experience in a Network Engineering role
  • Solid expertise and knowledge of WAN IP technologies
  • Professional level engineering knowledge of network hardware specifically Cisco and Juniper routers and switches
  • Professional level engineering knowledge of network operating systems specifically Cisco IOS-XR and Juniper JUNOS
  • Professional level engineering knowledge of IP routing protocols such as EIGRP, OSPF, BGP, and MPLS
  • Professional level engineering knowledge of security encryption protocols such as IPSec, SSL, and MACSec
  • Advanced understanding of TCP/IP network protocols, including common application protocols
  • This position will need to be able to communicate and work effectively with implementation teams, customer relations, and internal/external customers to engineer solutions to meet the needs of all stakeholders
  • Advanced process orientation and exhibited planning, organizational, and problem-solving skills
  • Strong interpersonal, facilitation, and leadership skills along with effective communication (both written and verbal in English) skills
  • The ability to support network operations in an on-call fashion is a requirement

Good to have

  • CCNP or CCIE in router and switch or service provider
  • Network automation experience working with scripting languages, templates and playbooks
  • ITIL Certification
  • Master's degree, preferably in Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems, or Information
  • Security
  • Project Management Professional (PMP)
  • Network Security experience

Interested parties please click "Apply Now" or contact May Anne Ramos (EA Reg no: R1110127) at mayanne.ramos@peoplebank.asia for more information.
Peoplebank Singapore Pte Ltd, EA Licence Number: 08C5248.