SEEK Asia (JobsDB)

Senior Network Engineer

SEEK Asia (JobsDB)
Quarry Bay
Posted on 15-Sep-21

Senior Network Engineer

SEEK Asia (JobsDB)

Job Highlights

  • Our motto: Improving Lives through Better Careers
  • Company Values: We Care, We Aim High, We Deliver
  • Customized career development opportunities

Job Description

The Role

Joining the Asia Pacific Network team and working closely with the broader Infrastructure department at SEEK, you will be responsible for driving projects through from concept to implementation and help deliver technical initiatives across multiple platforms within the APAC region.

Be the go-to person when high-level network problems need resolving. Regular engagement with Software Delivery, Technology and Operations teams form a significant part of this role, and you’ll be looked to as someone that can offer mentorship and support to teams in need of our help.

A few more key accountabilities and responsibilities desired in this role include:

  • Ability to conceptualise, design and implement highly available network platforms with a secure mentality.
  • Take ownership of all stages of a project, understanding when to make a decision and when to initiate a discussion.
  • Help deliver network roadmap items using multiple vendors, including Arista, Viptela, Cisco and Palo Alto.
  • Assist in taking the network to the next level of management and monitoring, then strive for more. IPv6, CI/CD, it's your decision.
So, what we are looking for:

At SEEK, we value empathy and emotional intelligence in our people and those that demonstrate good leadership skills no matter what your role. You will be passionate about technology and enable business efficiency by establishing the right tools and technologies. Here are some of the things we’re looking for:

  • You will love paying attention to new tools and practices that can help you in your day to day role as well as SEEK.
  • Solid working knowledge and understanding of networking protocols used throughout the campus and data centre.
  • Have you dabbled in the cloud? We use technologies offered by Amazon and Microsoft and would love for you to show us your skills
  • Enthused by the idea of scripting? we are all about automating repetitive tasks using Python, Ansible etc.
  • Enjoy collaborating with others? Engage with our security team to assist with design, or tackle a problem present across both systems and networking.
  • An eagerness to analyse a problem and establish the underlying cause, then ensure it won't happen again.
  • A desire to conceptualise an idea from scratch, then champion this idea to partners both technical and non-technical?
Our focus is across the following areas, if you don't tick all the boxes, that's fine, we hope you can bring something unique to the team. 
  • AWS cloud technologies including EC2, Secrets Manager and Route53
  • Networking across wired, wireless, firewalling.
  • Solid grasp and use of BGP, OSPF, IPSec and other common protocols.
  • Security implementations including, 802.1x, NAC, AAA, EAP-TLS and identity solutions.
  • Proven design and project implementation experience with an understanding of end to end solutions.
Desired Values
  • Believed in aiming high to deliver world-class results and yet, not forgetting to care for others

Additional Information

Job Type
Full Time, Permanent
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Company Overview

About JobsDB
SEEK’s portfolio of diverse businesses makes a positive impact on a truly global scale. Our purpose is to help people live more fulfilling and productive working lives and help organisations succeed. We create world-class technology solutions to connect more people to relevant employment, education, small business and volunteer opportunities.   

SEEK has evolved from being a domestic online employment classifieds business to the largest global online marketplace, operating in 19 countries. Founded in Melbourne, Australia in 1997, there are now over 6,000 people working for SEEK globally. Our reach includes Australia, New Zealand, China, Brazil, Mexico, South East Asia, Southern Africa, India and Bangladesh. We believe the key to our success is creating a work environment which is challenging, rewarding and inclusive. We are committed to making a difference to our community as well as to our company.  

In SEEK Asia, our purpose is to improve lives through better careers. Formed from the recent merger of the two leading portals in the region, and jobsDB, SEEK’s Asian operation now employs 1,500 people operating across 7 countries in South-East Asian countries and is the leading job portal and Asia's preferred destination for candidates and hirers. It now has ambitious growth plans that include expanding its product set and customer base. To support this, we are transforming our sales and service organization including moving to a more solution-based selling approach, increasing use of digital channels and becoming more data-driven.

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Benefits & Others
Education allowance, Medical insurance, Performance bonus, Five-day work week, Flexible working hours