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Vice President - Consultant - Systems Engineer

Tokyo, , Japan

Job Description:

Your Background:

Key Requirements:

  • Degree in computers or information technology
  • Must have at least 8 years of expert level solution design experience comprising one or more infrastructure areas like Unix, Windows, Middleware, Database
  • Must have experience in system/database/middleware administration, design & support in a large scale environment preferably in a financial services industry with exposure to various line of businesses like Equities, Fixed Income & Banking
  • Must have good understanding of overall infrastructure domain incl networks and how all the components in the stack are put together to deliver application services
  • Experience working on DC migration projects with ability to come up with best design/migration approach to achieve successful results with tight timelines
  • Be familiar with the implementation, configuration and troubleshooting of applications hosted on windows & unix platforms
  • Good knowledge of ESX/vmware/vSAN and other virtualization technologies/platforms
  • Understanding of  enterprise automation & orchestration tools like Ansible and have the ability to influence the strategy in this space to meet the organizational objectives
  • Ability to identify gaps/opportunities to streamline and automate processes
  • Able to handle multiple critical projects simultaneously in a fast paced and demanding environment. Occasional weekend implementations are part of work duties.
  • Able to communicate clearly and effectively with peers in other worldwide locations
  • Able to work with other departments to implement new solutions
  • Be self-motivated with a strong sense of ownership
  • Strong interpersonal and problem solving skills
  • Be outspoken and show initiative

Desired Skills:

  • Understanding of technologies like Containers, Openshift, Kubernets, Docker
  • Industry certifications

What you can expect

APAC Global Markets & Enterprise Risk and Finance (GBAM & ERF TI) group is responsible for infrastructure solutions delivery for all global banking, markets, risk and finance lines of businesses in the region. The group works closely with our business partners in from the Chief Information Office (CIO), Products, Operations & wider Core Technology Infrastructure (CTI) teams.

What you will do

  • Ownership of infrastructure solution designs for all assigned projects
  • Determine business requirements, collaborate with other infrastructure teams to create & lead an end to end solution design that meets bank standards and aligns with organization strategy and meets business requirements
  • Manage & optimize the infrastructure footprint to drive operational improvements & cost efficiencies
  • Proactively identify risks, come up with possible remediation options & provide governance around infrastructure
  • Consultant to the line of business for “non-standard” exceptions and requests across the complete infrastructure stack
  • Using knowledge of existing business, applications and infrastructure to pro-actively make recommendations where demonstrable improvements can be made
  • Investigating new infrastructure technologies which provide solutions to current problems· Engaging in Point of Contact style work
  • Keeping up to date with business road maps, technology roadmaps and feeding wider business IT requirements into central infrastructure engineering and strategy teams, including partnering with external vendors/suppliers
  • Work closely with the technical project managers within the team and in the wider CTI space, to provide effort & cost estimates and for successfully delivery of projects, in time & on budget

About Bank of America

Our purpose as a firm is to make financial lives better, through the power of every connection. Across the world, we partner with leading corporate and institutional investors through our offices in more than 35 countries. In the U.S. alone, we serve almost all of the Fortune 500 companies and approximately 67 million consumer and small-business clients. We provide a full suite of financial products and services, from banking and investments to asset and risk management. We cover a broad range of asset classes, making us a global leader in corporate and investment banking, sales and trading.

Connecting Asia Pacific to the world

Our Asia Pacific team is spread across 19 cities in 12 markets. We are focused on connecting Asia to the world and the world to Asia, using our global expertise to ensure success is shared between us, our clients and our communities. Our regional footprint covers 12 currencies, more than a dozen languages and five time zones, placing us firmly among the region’s leading financial services companies.

Job Band:

H5

Shift: 

Hours Per Week:

36.25

Weekly Schedule:

Referral Bonus Amount:

0

Job Description:

Your Background:

Key Requirements:

  • Degree in computers or information technology
  • Must have at least 8 years of expert level solution design experience comprising one or more infrastructure areas like Unix, Windows, Middleware, Database
  • Must have experience in system/database/middleware administration, design & support in a large scale environment preferably in a financial services industry with exposure to various line of businesses like Equities, Fixed Income & Banking
  • Must have good understanding of overall infrastructure domain incl networks and how all the components in the stack are put together to deliver application services
  • Experience working on DC migration projects with ability to come up with best design/migration approach to achieve successful results with tight timelines
  • Be familiar with the implementation, configuration and troubleshooting of applications hosted on windows & unix platforms
  • Good knowledge of ESX/vmware/vSAN and other virtualization technologies/platforms
  • Understanding of  enterprise automation & orchestration tools like Ansible and have the ability to influence the strategy in this space to meet the organizational objectives
  • Ability to identify gaps/opportunities to streamline and automate processes
  • Able to handle multiple critical projects simultaneously in a fast paced and demanding environment. Occasional weekend implementations are part of work duties.
  • Able to communicate clearly and effectively with peers in other worldwide locations
  • Able to work with other departments to implement new solutions
  • Be self-motivated with a strong sense of ownership
  • Strong interpersonal and problem solving skills
  • Be outspoken and show initiative

Desired Skills:

  • Understanding of technologies like Containers, Openshift, Kubernets, Docker
  • Industry certifications

What you can expect

APAC Global Markets & Enterprise Risk and Finance (GBAM & ERF TI) group is responsible for infrastructure solutions delivery for all global banking, markets, risk and finance lines of businesses in the region. The group works closely with our business partners in from the Chief Information Office (CIO), Products, Operations & wider Core Technology Infrastructure (CTI) teams.

What you will do

  • Ownership of infrastructure solution designs for all assigned projects
  • Determine business requirements, collaborate with other infrastructure teams to create & lead an end to end solution design that meets bank standards and aligns with organization strategy and meets business requirements
  • Manage & optimize the infrastructure footprint to drive operational improvements & cost efficiencies
  • Proactively identify risks, come up with possible remediation options & provide governance around infrastructure
  • Consultant to the line of business for “non-standard” exceptions and requests across the complete infrastructure stack
  • Using knowledge of existing business, applications and infrastructure to pro-actively make recommendations where demonstrable improvements can be made
  • Investigating new infrastructure technologies which provide solutions to current problems· Engaging in Point of Contact style work
  • Keeping up to date with business road maps, technology roadmaps and feeding wider business IT requirements into central infrastructure engineering and strategy teams, including partnering with external vendors/suppliers
  • Work closely with the technical project managers within the team and in the wider CTI space, to provide effort & cost estimates and for successfully delivery of projects, in time & on budget

About Bank of America

Our purpose as a firm is to make financial lives better, through the power of every connection. Across the world, we partner with leading corporate and institutional investors through our offices in more than 35 countries. In the U.S. alone, we serve almost all of the Fortune 500 companies and approximately 67 million consumer and small-business clients. We provide a full suite of financial products and services, from banking and investments to asset and risk management. We cover a broad range of asset classes, making us a global leader in corporate and investment banking, sales and trading.

Connecting Asia Pacific to the world

Our Asia Pacific team is spread across 19 cities in 12 markets. We are focused on connecting Asia to the world and the world to Asia, using our global expertise to ensure success is shared between us, our clients and our communities. Our regional footprint covers 12 currencies, more than a dozen languages and five time zones, placing us firmly among the region’s leading financial services companies.

Learn more about this role

Full time

JR-21071980

Band: H5

Manages People:

Manager:

Talent Acquisition Contact:

Marion Cecille Gouilly (グイー マリオン セシル - グイー マリオン セシル)

Referral Bonus:

0

Street Address

Primary Location:
1-4-1 NIHONBASHI, CHUO-KU, Tokyo, 103-0027