Network Engineer

Location: Japan - Tokyo
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: 5000000 - 8000000 JPY
Job Function: Infrastructure/Network Engineer
Reference: JO-190919-201210
Industry: Technology/Online
Sub-Industry: E-commerce

Company Overview

Leading e-commerce company.

Job Description

The Ecosystem of the company is constantly growing its membership size and variety of its services. To sustain the rapid growth and usage, a robust network infrastructure needs to be in place to support the increasing demands of mission critical applications.

We are seeking a highly motivated and team oriented engineer who is passionate to immerse into various network technologies to automate and improve the network integration of our global infrastructure platform.

Responsibilities:
Initiative support of design, verification, implementation and operations for Software Defined Network on existing network topology
Support network day-to-day activities of the global infrastructure platform by utilizing network tool to leverage open-source software and programming
Drive automation development within the platform to increase network operation efficiency and minimize operational resource
Assist in reviewing network configurations and architectures (design) on existing and new data center build outs
Assist in building and maintaining physical infrastructure and network related documentation
Assist in the on-call rotation support of network operations for the global platform and upper Tier level escalations


Minimum Qualifications:
Full technical knowledge, configure and implementation of Dynamic Routing Protocol OSPF and BGP
Full technical knowledge, configure and implementation of Layer 2 technology such as vxlan and Multi-Chassis Link-Aggregation
Technical Skill Set of Load Balancing and DNS
Experience management using DevOps automation tools, Chef, Puppet, Ansible, etc.
3-5 years of working in a Linux/Unix environment, preferably but not required in a network admin related role
Troubleshooting experience for Linux/Unix Operation System
Proactive mindset with a self-starter attitude in finding and identifying possible network issues and coming up with proposals for resolution
Interested in learning new technologies


Preferred Qualifications:
Preferred Background: Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Computer Science, Computer Engineer or similar
Experience of Network Management by utilizing open source software programming
Experience of development and implement Automation scripts in one or more of the following: Python, Ruby, Perl, Bash and other programming language
Basic knowledge and deployment of virtualization technologies especially Open Stack and Docker containers
Ability to work in an international oriented environment interacting with global team members in all over the world
A DevOps and Agile mindset when deploying and creating tools
Technical knowledge and design, implementation, operation of SDN and Open Flow