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Job Title: Network Engineer - Core Engineering

Company: Leading Global Investment Bank

Corporate Title: Vice President / Executive Director Salary Range: Competitive Package
Location: Hong Kong Date Open: Feb 2020

Responsibilities / Duties:

  • Network Engineering is a global organisation that is part of the Business platform unit based in multiple locations around the world. 
  • The Asia team develops products and solutions including networks hosting critical market data, exchange connectivity,network security and e-commerce services, the design of the physical network supporting the regional data center and inter-connectivity to regional offices across Asia. 
  • The team ensures that knowledge, best practice and expertise are shared between regions promoting teamwork and collaboration.
  • Developing new solutions for internal clients o Working with internal clients to understand their requirements
  • Translating client requirements into technology solutions
  • 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.
  • Take an active role in the product lifecycle; new technology introduction through to demise
  • 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.
  • Provide technical escalation for complex problems
  • Working with networking product vendors and telecoms service providers with regards to all of the above

Requirements / Qualifications:

  • Experience testing and planning the deployment of router and switch platforms
  • In-depth knowledge of data centre design principles, products and protocols
  • Good appreciation of Network Security architectures, models and methodologies, Authentication schemes, Encryption techniques and standards
  • Extensive technical experience 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.
  • Design and product experience with firewalls – Juniper Netscreen/JunOs and Palo Alto
  • Experience working on monitoring and resolving network security and breaches, 
  • relevant experience on 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 neighbouring technologies: Market Data, Voice, Virtualisation Computing and Multimedia
  • Experience with automating Network functions is a plus.
  • Experience with Javascript and/or other scripting languages