Reliability and Production Engineering (RPE) Associate

Tokyo 23 Wards Temporary ¥8,000,000 - ¥10,000,000 Foreign Multinational
  • Work in a diverse and progressive environment!
  • Work with a team that nurtures growth!

About Our Client

Come join our client in continued excellence in business, transparency, inclusive culture and contemporary technology applications. Regardless of career level, working with our client is an opportunity to excel, with daily opportunities to innovate and work autonomously.

The RPE team is the global group responsible for ensuring optimal performance and stability of applications and infrastructure providing critical IT services to multiple businesses and product lines at our client's organization. This job is for curious and collaborative minds. Apply today and be part of a global success.

Job Description

Core Responsibilities

  • Monitor and respond to user-reported issues as well as infrastructure alerts promptly and professionally; ensure issues are tracked through to resolution.
  • Ensure efficient incident management, ensuring accurate communication to impacted groups and timely resolution.
  • Facilitate root cause investigations and manage the implementation of corrective and preventative measures.
  • Manage coverage during Asian and European market hours, including weekend pre-open ready-for-business checks.
  • Proactively identify and respond promptly to failures.
  • Partner with development teams to drive stability, operational excellence, and a culture of efficiency.
  • Ensure team knowledge is current and forward-looking.
  • Respond to regulatory and compliance issues with urgency.
  • Liaise with external technology vendors and exchanges to coordinate changes and resolve connectivity and market data issues.
  • Review, execute, and verify production changes in strict accordance with procedures defined in change documents.
  • Take an active role in planned technology events, i.e. business continuity tests, ensuring recovery procedures are accurate and complete.
  • Leverage tools and resources available within the firm to simplify, automate, or eliminate inefficiencies.



The Successful Applicant

Required Skills

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field from an accredited college or university
  • Strategic mindset with specific focus on tooling, automation, and efficiency
  • Able to troubleshoot, problem solver, analytical
  • Proficiency with Linux
  • Understanding of agile methodologies (Scrum, Kanban)
  • Thorough understanding of SRE concepts and principles
  • Familiarity with SDLC processes and management tools (Jira/GIT/Stashblue)
  • Network diagnostic skills and experience with networks and realtime messaging technologies (multicast, TCP/IP, UDP, SNMP)
  • Strong scripting skills like Python, Jscript or UNIX shell.
  • Excellent spoken and written English communication skills.

Desired Skills

  • Experience providing application support for mission-critical applications
  • Understanding of electronic and/or algorithmic trading systems
  • Experience with Market Data providers and related concepts
  • Good working knowledge of trading and risk management business concepts
  • Working knowledge of FIX protocol
  • Familiarity with job scheduling tools (Autosys) and version control tools (Perforce/Clear Case)
  • ITIL v3 Certification

What's on Offer

An opportunity to join a leading financial services company

An opportunity to earn lucratively, up to JPY 10M/Yr!

Full employment benefits

Contact
Tsitsi Watambwa
Quote job ref
4223579
Phone number
+813 6832 8920

Job summary

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Location
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Consultant name
Tsitsi Watambwa
Consultant phone
+813 6832 8920
Job Reference
4223579
Company Type