Job Snapshot


Location:
Singapore Other
Employment Type:
Contract
Posting ID:
13165395

Job Summary

The role of an Implementation Services Data Network Engineer is to interpret a customer request and requirements and translate that into a working network solution that adheres to engineering standards and corporate guidelines. 

The Data Security Engineer is responsible for all aspects of a project necessary to achieve successful implementation.  This includes project management, solution design, coordination of budget and resources, liaise with suppliers and procurement team, down to the solution implementation as well as act as Tier 3 escalation technical support when called upon. 

The bespoke nature of the Client account requires this role to be filled by very high performance functioning individual who can work independently to achieve the deliverables of the project with minimal intervention.

The role is required to act as liaisons to engineers in the Client Architecture and Engineering department in ensuring that global engineering standards and guidelines are adhered to.

The Position:-

Requirements verification:

  • Meeting with Business Clients, Systems Integration, and other IT departments to gather technical requirements, business justification for projects
  • Verify technical requirements for large projects
  • Quickly estimate high-level costs and resource requirements

 

Solution design:

  • Evaluating technology options and presenting those that best suit customer requirements.
  • Produce the technical design in the format specified by Client standards.  This requires excellent technical writing skills and proficiency with office automation tools.  Many technical designs will be in excess of 100+ pages and integrate various items including Visio Diagrams, Tables, Charts, and links.
  • Provide detailed and accurate bill of materials and cost estimates
  • Estimate Resource Requirements with a high degree of accuracy
  • Ensure Compliance with all Client Standards for Data and Voice Networks.
  • Communicate the design in both a technical and business style manner.  This will normally be done in meeting and require the development of additional presentation material.
  • Assist junior engineers with project costing estimates
  • Generally the first to use new solutions provided by Network Technology engineering team

 

Project Management

  • Develop a High-level plan at project initialization that will guide the project through the requirements and pre-sales stage
  • Develop a Detailed project plan that will guide the project through the solution design, procurement, and delivery stages.
  • Hold regular meeting with stake holders to track progress and communicate issues, and delegate tasks
  • Provide Project reporting as required by the Client Minimal Grid Guidelines for Complex and Medium Service Requests
  • Provide Project reporting as required
  • Lead and Deliver all aspects of the Procurement process.  This includes tracking SR Requests, tracking vendor quotations, participating in the Client Capital Expense process, taking responsibility and ownership of the request through the approval flow.
  • Update the Networks Book of Work for assigned projects
  • Update the Resource Plan for any project or task for which effort is forecasted

 

Implementation:

  • Determining implementation time frames and risks - Coordinating and gaining consensus on change windows with change management and other IT teams and LBM’s
  • Submission and tracking of Change Management tickets for implementation
  • Coordinating the installation of equipment and connections with Move/Add/Change team
  • Testing of network connectivity post implementations
  • Ensuring Compliance of all Changes with Client standards
  • Completing the Acceptance into Service (AIS) Process for all projects.
  • Delivering all Projects and Changes “Right the First Time” as most of our SLA for service uptime are 99.999% and greater.  Failure to deliver right the first time has significant financial penalties.
  • Travel to various customer sites within the Asia Pacific theater is required

Candidate Requirements

  • Candidates should possess excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • The preferred candidate should have worked in a large enterprise managed service environment preferably in the financial industry or have similar experience with the banking sector.

Certifications: 

  • Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
  • Cisco Certified Internetwork Professi