Discover your dream Career
For Recruiters

IT, Infrastructure Services Group, Network Services Team, Network Engineer, GG10-11

Metlife Tokyo, Japan
Posted 29 days ago Permanent Competitive
IT, Infrastructure Services Group, Network Services Team, Network Engineer, GG10-11
Job Summary

Network Engineer, serving within the Network Services Team, will be a contributing member responsible for technical aspects of existing and new systems from inception to deployment to operational handover. Areas of focus will be infrastructure systems with heavy emphasis on firewalls, routers, switches, load balancers, wireless LAN controllers etc. This position will be on the frontline of new global technologies introduced to Metlife Japan and will help create a more modern, efficient, and automated environment. Thereby giving our IT environment the highest standard of network services possible.

Responsibilities
• Network troubleshooting and maintenance for a nationwide network of firewalls, routers, switches and load balancers in Japan
• Configure and install various network devices and services: must be proficient in managing and configuring Cisco network devices, PaloAlto security devices, Citrix load balancers etc
• Perform network maintenance and system upgrades including service packs, patches, hot fixes and security configurations
• Work within established configuration and change management policies to ensure awareness, approval and success of changes made to the network infrastructure
• Follow global corporate and industry standards and procedures, comply with and resolve security vulnerability notices
• Liaison with vendors and other IT personnel for problem resolution: Japanese is preferred but not mandatory
• Collect and analyze required network device information for dispatching to HW maintenance vendor
• Interact with US network team and overseas counterparts

Requirements (Experience, Skills, Education)

- This is a hands-on role

- Business level English and Japanese (speaking, reading, writing)

- 4-5 plus years' experience working as network engineer or senior network engineer

- Deep knowledge of Cisco network devices and appliances, at the installation, configuration, and management/maintenance level

- Deep knowledge of PaloAlto security devices at the installation, configuration, and management/maintenance level

- Experience with Citrix load balancers including configuration and maintenance

- Proficient at network protocols, network troubleshooting, network engineering

- Ability to learn and master a wide variety of different technologies

- Ability to navigate and document complex internal processes

- Positive attitude with a growth style mindset (loves challenges)

Preferable

- CCNP or CCIE level knowledge or experience

- PCNSE level knowledge or experience

- Experience working as bilingual network engineer in global corporations

- Network automation, CICD, network DevOps

- Cloud infra experience (not mandatory
Job ID  134703
More jobs From Metlife
Metlife
SE-10,13,15, 20, 21, 22, 29, 31, 38, 41, 44, 46, 47, GG10, Software Engineer II
Metlife
Tokyo, Japan
29 days ago Full time Competitive
Metlife
Solution Delivery Group / New Business & Claim Team, Functional Analyst,GG9
Metlife
Tokyo, Japan
29 days ago Full time Competitive
Metlife
SE-4, 5, 18, 32, 37, GG11, Sr. Software Dev Engineer Test
Metlife
Tokyo, Japan
29 days ago Full time Competitive
Metlife
SD-13, 14, 21, GG10, Software Engineer II
Metlife
Tokyo, Japan
29 days ago Full time Competitive
Metlife
Lead Technical Functional Analyst
Metlife
Tokyo, Japan
29 days ago Full time Competitive
Metlife
Corporate Governance Professional or Lawyer_GG13
Metlife
Tokyo, Japan
29 days ago Full time Competitive
Metlife
IT, Technology Enablement Group, Governance Director, GG13
Metlife
Tokyo, Japan
29 days ago Full time Competitive
Metlife
SD-16, GG11, Scrum Lead II
Metlife
Tokyo, Japan
29 days ago Full time Competitive

Boost your career

Find thousands of job opportunities by signing up to eFinancialCareers today.
Recommended Jobs
Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc.
Graduate Trainee Program
Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc.
Tokyo, Japan
Great Eastern Malaysia
Finance Graduate Trainee
Great Eastern Malaysia
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
twentyAI
IT Delivery Manager - Banking - London
twentyAI
London, United Kingdom
PERSOLKELLY Hong Kong Limited
Project Manager (Banking)
PERSOLKELLY Hong Kong Limited
Hong Kong