Network Engineer

Job Type
7,000,000 JPY - 10,000,000 JPY per year (negotiable based on experience)
Japanese Level
English Level
Advanced (TOEIC 860)
Start Date


This is an exciting opportunity for a motivated Network Engineer to join this global financial market team in APAC.

This position will belong to a team of 3 reporting to the Network Team Lead in Hong Kong.

The APAC Network Engineering team is responsible for the design, solution architecture, implementation and support of global multi-vendor network, one of the world’s largest private networks which spans over 100 node sites and connects clients globally to over 1,500 exchanges, market data, and order entry venues.


[Main responsibilities]

- Design, engineer and deploy appropriate network solutions to meet our business requirements

- Identify technology gaps, develop and implement appropriate solutions as a team

- Build formal guidelines, policies, and procedures to ensure smooth and error-free operations

- Drive impactful, strategic solutions in a highly scalable environment

- Partner with network operation groups to provide technical assistance and training

- Engage vendors to drive feature improvements that are necessary to meet business needs

Required Skills

  • Hands-on network engineering experience on an advanced network
  • Excellent knowledge of routing and switching concepts and technology
  • Extensive experience with large L3/L2 network design, development, and troubleshooting
  • Proficiency in IOS, JunOS, NX-OS, EOS, and service provider hardware
  • Practical experience with MPLS, BGP, OSPF, IGMP, PIM
  • Experience with Checkpoint, Juniper, Palo Alto, or other firewalls
  • Experience in fault isolation, break fix for network, firewall, and Exchange related issues
  • Experience with sniffers and packet capture analysis
  • Self-motivated personality with strong presentation and project management skills to interface directly with the business
  • Experience working closely with NOCs, systems software developers and administrators
  • An understanding of network management, SNMP, and Radius
  • Basic Unix/Linux knowledge and experience

Preferred Skills

  • CCNP, JNCIS-SP or similar industry standard networking qualifications
  • Knowledge of service provider MPLS layer 3 VPN concepts
  • Knowledge of major exchange platforms such as TSE, OSE, HKSE, and others
  • Understanding of financial instruments, fixed income, equity, and derivatives