Senior Network Engineer

  • competitive
  • Tokyo, Tokyo-to, Japan
  • Permanent, Full time
  • IT Consulting Solutions
  • 17 Feb 19

Our client, a Top Tier Investment Bank is looking for a highly skilled Network Engineer to join their team of experts in Tokyo. The individual will be involved in a large scale project across APAC Region, working hands-on on the cutting edge technologies.

JOB SCOPE (responsibilities, environment, etc) 
• Identify network dependencies and impact and provide risk mitigation steps for migration 
• Align the migration plan to the customer's organizational implementation policies and change management goals 
• Review the design configuration template development components for migration plan input with the customer 
• Provide a review and validation of the site specific implementation and migration plan 
• Provide the migration documentation. This may include but not be limited to; 
• Executive summary of migration schedule phases 
• Phased schedule of major migration events and activities 
• Organizational implementation restrictions and associated risk and benefit determination along with a summary dependency matrix 
• Identifies risks, mitigation and benefits 
• Verify remote access is available in order to protect provision target dates 
• Maintain an accurate inventory file of all equipment in scope 
• Create a network implementation plan and design template per customer standard below, but not limited to; 
• Site specific physical plan 
• Site specific logical design 
• Device specific configuration template 
• High level method of procedures to migrate the specific site 
• Integration of new hardware into existing infrastructure 
• Scalability, availability, back-up and restore 
• Rollback procedures 
• Provide Operation handover documentation 



MANDATORY JOB REQUIREMENTS (must have skills and experience) 
• An excellent knowledge of data networking principles as well as an excellent knowledge of the specific technologies to manage and support high-speed / low- latency networks; 
• Hands-on experience with Data Network skills; 
• Hands-on experience with Juniper / Checkpoint firewalls, Bluecoat proxy, 
• Hardware: Cisco Nexus Switches and Routers, Brocade and Arista Switches, F5 or A10 Load Balancers; 
• Ethernet technologies: SPT, 802.1Q, Multilayer Switching; 
• Protocols: OSPF, BGP, RIP, TCP/IP; 

Desired Skills: 
• CCIE or CCNP Certified; 
• Proficient in English language; 
• Desire to learn and adapt to new technology; 
• Ability to prioritize along with good time management skills;