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AVP, Senior Engineer, Connectivity and Network Services


Singapore, SG

Job Function:  Data & Technology
Job Type:  Permanent
Req ID:  8401


Technology Group


The Technology Group (TG) is a key enabler to keep our business moving forward and is constantly exploiting state-of-the-art information technologies to enhance GIC’s ability to be the leading global long-term investment firm. We aim to provide users with empowering and transformational capabilities, and to create an inclusive, innovative and integrated work environment.


We are looking for an AVP, Senior Engineer, Connectivity and Network Services to join our Infrastructure and Operations team.   




  • Plan and manage the global network and connectivity services in an enterprise hybrid cloud environment
  • Manage multiple concurrent projects which include planning, scheduling, coordinating and providing solutions
  • Lead in network connectivity projects and provide technical advice
  • Plan and participate in disaster recovery tests and exercises
  • Work with team in ensuring network connectivity availability, performance and resource capacity
  • Maintain and develop technical documentation and standard operational procedures
  • Ensure compliance with IT security standards, policies and procedures
  • Work with team to automate daily operational tasks to improve efficiency using tools or scripts
  • Work with technical and business teams to provide L3 networking technical consultative services and recommendations
  • Respond and manage incident escalations
  • Work closely with various IT operations teams to support and troubleshoot problems and issues
  • After office hours and weekend support is expected




  • With Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent
  • Minimum 8 years’ experience in network connectivity services administration, preferably in financial services or investment banking industries
  • Preferably possess a valid Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) certification or equivalent
  • Strong domain knowledge on Next Generation Firewalls as well as Automated Firewall Deployment Systems
  • Strong knowledge in SDWAN and LAN technologies
  • Strong technical skills and good understanding of Security for Cloud
  • Design and implementation experience in integrating the automation capabilities across traditional and software defined network/security product
  • Good analytical and resolution skills
  • Good oral, written and presentation skills, coupled with technical reporting writing skills across various types of target audiences
  • Proven exposures and experience in vendor management
  • Ability to handle and manage multiple BAU tasks and project works
  • A good team player who thrives in a dynamic and fast moving pace environment
  • Possesses strong analytical and excellent interpersonal skills

Our PRIME Values

Our PRIME Values

GIC is a values driven organization. GIC’s PRIME Values act as our compass, enabling us to fulfil our fundamental purpose and objectives. It is the foundational bedrock which governs our behaviors, our decision making, and our focus. It informs both our long-term strategy as a firm, and the way we relate to our Client, business partners and employees. PRIME stands for Prudence, Respect, Integrity, Merit and Excellence.