wan network engineer in Hong Kong

posted
contact
michael stroud, randstad hong kong
job type
permanent
salary
HK$ 50,000 - HK$ 60,000 per month
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job details

posted
location
hong kong
specialism
information technology
job type
permanent
working hours
Full-Time
salary
HK$ 50,000 - HK$ 60,000 per month
reference number
91M0129307_1551429470
contact
michael stroud, randstad hong kong
phone
22323438
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job description

The International Networks Services (I.N.S) team defines and implements global networking strategy for the Investment bank. It is multi-discipline team, providing expertise in local and wide area networking of data, voice, multimedia services. The objective is to extend this team in different regions across the glove. As the central team, the regional resources will be responsible for standards and architecture designs of LAN, WAN, Voice, Extranet infrastructures and assisting businesses in deployment of network-centric applications.

Responsibilities

Operations:

  • Monitors and maintains the performance and availability of the WIN Transit Infrastructure in Region. Acts as the main point of contact in Region for any major operational subjects and incidents.
  • Develops a strong relationship and acquires a strong understanding of the Regional businesses, of their operational requirements and constraints to guaranty the service provided at the expected level
  • Gathers all business requirements, defines, documents and communicates solutions to the appropriate parties and Implements or oversees implementation of those solutions with the central team

Engineering:

  • Understands the Regional business requirements, translates them and elaborates in coordination with the central engineering teams suitable technical solutions in line with the WIN Infrastructure standards.
  • Understands the Regional businesses technology roadmaps and digital transformation plans.
  • Anticipates Business requirements and factors those requirements in the WIN Infrastructure roadmaps and transformation plans.
  • Participates to engineering workshops and guaranties major projects and roadmaps are aligned with Regional constraints and business Roadmaps

Architecture:

  • Works with the central Architecture and engineering teams to define WIN Infrastructure Mid-term and Long-term roadmaps and Architectures
  • Participates in coordination with the Central architecture team to various initiatives such as Proof of Concepts, evaluations and tests. Assures those initiatives are coherent with the Regional constraints.

Procurement:

  • Has a strong knowledge of the standard catalogue of products and assures responses to business requirements are built with the appropriate list of Hardware to maintain the quality of the service provided.
  • Has a strong knowledge of the Telecom providers in Region and maintains a strong relationship with the providers to ensure that responses to business requirements are built with the most appropriate Telecom solution, in terms, of technology, price and third party service.
  • Provides the IT Service Delivery manager with all the required details for him to quote businesses for their projects, manage the Regional resources occupation and the dispatch of activities amongst all the production resources.

Requirements:

  • Able to demonstrate the ability to undertake the above responsibilities
  • Has an expert knowledge of the Cisco hardware platforms, of its capabilities, limitations and performances
  • Has an expert knowledge of the LAN/WAN Protocols such as TCP, UDP, MPLS, QoS, BGP, IS-IS and OSPF
  • Has experience in troubleshooting complex problems and analysing troubleshooting data (Pcaps, netflow, syslogs, monitoring systems)
  • Has an good knowledge of the Telecom providers both domestic and Wholesale in Region, and has experience working with them
  • Fluent in English to work with the WIN Regional resources
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Able to work under pressure and meet deadlines,
  • Able to demonstrate a high degree of flexibility including shift and out of hours working
  • Demonstrate a positive, diverse and inclusive attitude that fosters excellent service and Business satisfaction
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Expert knowledge of ITIL disciplines
  • Good team and relationship builder with excellent communication skills at all levels
  • Excellent documentation skills

Experience:

  • Min 5 years exposure to telecom carrier technologies
  • Min 5 years exposure to Cisco platforms (7600,6500, 7200,ISR ASR, , 3560, 3750, 4948,…), and routing protocols (MPLS-VPN, BGP, OSPF, EIGRP, IS-IS)
  • Min 5 years in Network Design or Network Architecture in WAN environments
  • Min 2 years in Network Monitoring tools
  • Expertise in Firewall implementation and support (Checkpoint certification is a strong “plus”)
  • Self-starter
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Fluency in English (Cantonese/Mandarin are a ‘plus’)

If this sounds like something you are interested in, then please apply directly to the job ad below, or contact Michael Stroud at +852 2232 3438 or at michael.stroud@randstad.com.hk

skills

no additional skills required

qualification

no additional qualifications required

educational requirements

Associate Degree/Diploma