EMIT - IT Engineer (Network)


Kuala Lumpur, 14, MY

Company:  ExxonMobil


About us


At ExxonMobil, our vision is to lead in energy innovations that advance modern living and a net-zero future. As one of the world’s largest publicly traded energy and chemical companies, we are powered by a unique and diverse workforce fueled by the pride in what we do and what we stand for.


The success of our Upstream, Product Solutions and Low Carbon Solutions businesses is the result of the talent, curiosity and drive of our people. They bring solutions every day to optimize our strategy in energy, chemicals, lubricants and lower-emissions technologies. 


We invite you to bring your ideas to ExxonMobil to help create sustainable solutions that improve quality of life and meet society’s evolving needs. Learn more about our What and our Why and how we can work together.


ExxonMobil in Malaysia


ExxonMobil is one of the world's largest publicly traded energy providers and chemical manufacturers, ExxonMobil develops and applies next-generation technologies to help safely and responsibly meet the world's growing needs for energy and high-quality chemical products.


In Malaysia, we are involved in significant oil and gas production operations and the marketing of chemical products. We also host a global business and technology center in Kuala Lumpur that provides high-level information technology and engineering expertise to ExxonMobil’s upstream, downstream and chemical businesses worldwide.


What role you will play in our team


IT Engineer (Network) requires an individual to be able to facilitate an uninterrupted flow of information and keep our computer network running efficiently and effectively. These data networks include local area networks (LANs), wide area networks (WANs), intranets, and extranets. 
The role is based in Menara ExxonMobil, Kuala Lumpur.


What you will do


  • Architect, implement, and maintain network solutions that provide core infrastructure, including private cloud, and integrate with services and systems running in virtual private and public cloud infrastructure
  • Provide project management for various network activities, including upgrades, implementations, and migrations, offering technical direction and user support as needed
  • Document end-to-end networking solutions to support global deployment of Network services including global backbone WAN, SDWAN, LAN and Data Center networks
  • Work on technical activities as an individual contributor in designing and commissioning networking systems/ solutions 
  • Lead resource on project implementation and delivery of network technologies
  • Assess, plan and implement new network technologies/infrastructure as well as changes to existing technologies/ infrastructure 
  • Leverage technical knowledge to develop designs and solutions 
  • Provide expertise across technical areas while maintaining proficiency in key technical skills 
  • Interface with customers and other senior technical professionals in the organization 
  • Assess impact of significant changes to systems and supporting components 
  • Provide expertise for critical production problem resolution 
  • Explore new technologies to improve efficiency and maximize performance 
  • Act as an initial decision point for technical solutions within the work group
  • Install, configure and troubleshoot switches, routers (Cisco & Juniper) and wireless controllers
  • Install, Configure network security devices/firewall as per standards & policies (E.G Cisco ASA. Fortinet, PaloAlto)

The candidate needs to have the ability to work with minimal supervision and possess strong technical knowledge.
Role may require rotational on-call support during evenings and weekends.


About you


Skills and Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology (or equivalent), with focus on network engineering or minimum of 3 years of relevant work experience 
  • Extensive experience with network infrastructure and hardware
  • Proficiency with infrastructure devices, including switches, routers, wireless access points, controllers, and firewalls
  • Expertise in designing, monitoring, and repairing local area networks (LAN) and wide area networks (WAN)
  • Experience in deploying network virtualization (any technology or vendor, with preference Cisco, Juniper, Dell)
  • Experience in Network Automation (Python/ Ansible/ Powershell with experience using GitHub and calling API)
  • Experience with network security architecture and implementation
  • Demonstrated expertise in global network design and network technology
  • In-depth understanding of routing protocols (E.G BGP) and good knowledge on TCP/IP
  • Strong understanding of switching fundamentals and routing fundamentals: distance-vector, link-state, and path-vector routing
  • Solid experience with Network Devices and Network Virtualization technologies (routing, switching, WAN/LAN protocols, Wireless etc.)
  • Familiar with SDWAN deployment 
  • Familiar with Network Automation and performance with focus on capacity planning, performance monitoring and automation
  • Familiar with technologies such as IPS, IDS systems, firewall virtualization, VPN concentrators, DMVPN, certificate handling, encryption methods, NAT (Network Address Translation), DMZ
  • Fluent spoken/written English and strong technical writing
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Ability to multi-task and manage workload under time pressure and changing priorities
  • Team player, work effectively as part of a global team; Able to be productive when working asynchronously with colleagues from around the world and exhibit willingness to help others
  • Ability and willingness to learn new technologies and processes
  • Self-starter and self-motivated
    • Work with minimal direction and flexible structure
    • Work in an unstructured environment to identify the steps required and best path to take to achieve project objectives
  • Professional certification (ex: CCIE, CCNP, JNCIE-ENT, CompTIA Network+, WCNA)

Your Benefits:


We are committed to providing benefits that are competitive and support the needs of our employees.


Application Process


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