Specialist, Network Engineering

Specialist, Network Engineering

Standard Chartered
8-10 years
Not Specified

Job Description

About Standard Chartered
We are a leading international bank focused on helping people and companies prosper across Asia, Africa and the Middle East.
To us, good performance is about much more than turning a profit. It's about showing how you embody our valued behaviours - do the right thing, better together and never settle - as well as our brand promise, Here for good.
We're committed to promoting equality in the workplace and creating an inclusive and flexible culture - one where everyone can realise their full potential and make a positive contribution to our organisation. This in turn helps us to provide better support to our broad client base.
The Role Responsibilities
  • The Bank's Cloud-First Strategy paves the way to modernisation and consolidating and enhancing IT infrastructure, automation, improving environment hygiene and pursue next-generation innovative solutions.
  • The Core Infrastructure Network Engineer:
    • Has substantial expertise in the design, solution, implementation and operational support of modern software-defined WAN, LAN and WLAN networks.
    • Is responsible for the identification and selection of appropriate network solutions to design and deploy in the environment based on business objectives and requirements.
    • Is skilled in developing, deploying and troubleshooting network deployments with deep knowledge of key networking features of large enterprise transport networks and cloud.
    • Further the Bank's mission and objectives through continuous developments, improvements and alignment of the core network infra.

  • Awareness and understanding of the wider business, economic and market environments in which the group operates.
  • Gain a deep understanding of business objectives and priorities.
  • As a critical technology service for the bank, ensure the network services architecture and designs have high availability to remains stable and performs optimally.
  • Work closely with other teams such as Network Delivery, Network Operations, Voice, End User Services and various business stakeholders.
  • Work closely with Cyber Security teams to ensure security-first delivery.
  • Develop influential and trustworthy working relationships with other technology and business peers to achieve all objectives. This should be aimed at improving team efficiency in performing their work.
  • Provide consultancy and advisory services to business, system developers and technology stakeholders for any matters related to any assigned projects, collaborating with engineering, delivery, project and SRE teams.
  • Provide operational and monitoring excellence.
  • Escalation point for matters related to core network infrastructure.

  • Uphold the Bank's best practices surrounding automation, onboarding, governance processes.
  • Ensure the Bank's change processes are consistently followed.
  • Ensure Operational stability of business-critical environments
  • Ensure that Network Engineering complies with the Technology Services processes within the Architecture Framework. These include, Security Architecture & Capability Authority (SACA), Technology Services Technology Council (TSTC), Cloud Governance Framework.

People and Talent
  • Not applicable

Risk Management
  • Ensure a full understanding of the risk and control environment within Network Services Operations
  • Ensure Network Architecture Design adhere to Group Security & Audit policies within Network Services.

  • Not applicable

Regulatory & Business Conduct
  • Display exemplary conduct and live by the Group's Values and Code of Conduct.
  • Take personal responsibility for embedding the highest standards of ethics, including regulatory and business conduct, across Standard Chartered Bank. This includes understanding and ensuring compliance with, in letter and spirit, all applicable laws, regulations, guidelines, and the Group Code of Conduct.
  • Lead the [Singapore/T&I/Enterprise Technology/Network Services [Network Engineering] to achieve the outcomes set out in the Bank's Conduct Principles: [Fair Outcomes for Clients Effective Financial Markets Financial Crime Compliance The Right Environment.] *
  • Effectively and collaboratively identify, escalate, mitigate and resolve risk, conduct and compliance matters.

Key Stakeholders
  • Technology Services - Cloud, EUS, Data Centre teams
  • Technology Services - Security Technology Services teams
  • Technology Services - Network teams
  • Country CIO/CTM teams

Our Ideal Candidate
  • 8 to 10 years experience in network design and delivery of technology centric customer-focused services.
  • 2 or more years in modern network and cloud-based environments.
  • Diploma or bachelor's degree in Engineering, Computer Science/Information Technology or its equivalent.
  • Preferably possess a valid Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE) certification or its equivalent.
  • Strong working knowledge in the WAN, WAN Acceleration, LAN, WLAN, DNS and NGFW and segmentation domains.
  • Deep fundamental understanding and working knowledge of common protocols, transports and standards such as TCP/IP, MPLS, Internet, VxLAN, IPsec, QoS, BGP, OSPF, GRE and the likes.
  • Strong understanding of modern software-defined networks e.g. SD-WAN, NFV, SD-Branch, SASE from one or more product vendors e.g. Versa, Cisco SD-WAN, Silver Peak and the likes.
  • Good understanding of proxy and DHCP, DNS and IPAM (DDI) concepts and platforms such as Infoblox, Zscaler, etc.
  • Good cloud networking knowledge such as Direct Connect, Express Route and multi-cloud connectivity architectures.
  • Integration experience and knowledge between modern networks and cloud providers such as AWS, Azure and GCP would be advantageous.
  • Knowledge in SaaS, IaaS, PaaS and virtualization would be advantageous.
  • Coding skills such as Python would be advantageous
  • Experience in various monitoring, management and reporting tools e.g. SevOne.
  • Excellent technical leadership, impressive problem analysis and resolution abilities.
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills and demonstration of service improvements
  • Excellent communication skills - oral, written and presentation technical reporting and writing across various types of target audiences.
  • Strong sense of personal ownership and responsibility in accomplishing the organization's goal. Exudes confidence, able to cope under pressure and will roll-up his/her sleeves to drive a project to success in a challenging environment.

Our Ideal Candidate
  • Bachelor's Degree in engineering, Computer Science/Information Technology, or its equivalent.
  • Cloud technology certification (AWS and/or Azure).
  • Network technology certification (e.g. Cisco CCNP or equivalent).

Apply now to join the Bank for those with big career ambitions.
To view information on our benefits including our flexible working please visit our . We welcome conversations on flexible working.

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