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Network Design Engineer

Gurgaon, India; Singapore; Singapore, Singapore
Info Technology

Job Description

Requisition ID: 1905715883W

Position Summary


The Network Design Engineer is responsible for conversion of business requirements into efficient technical network designs and implementation scripts aligned to J&J’s enterprise strategies and standards.  The candidate is responsible for supporting the development and deployment of network designs with adherence to J&J’s technical and solution standards. 


The successful candidate will have deep technical experience within WAN, LAN, WLAN and Security technologies, including a demonstrated background in Routing Protocols, Network Security Platforms as well as developing cost efficient wired and wireless network designs. The candidate must also have broad proficiency in Network Virtualization, Cloud computing, SDN/NFV and overlay technologies.


The candidate must be able to transform complex problems and abstract concepts into executable technology solutions.  In this role, the candidate will be a accountable for reinventing legacy/proprietary network designs to achieve open standards that are best suited for automated orchestration and fault management. The candidate will be responsible for documenting these designs and ensuring communication and delivery of these services globally.

Major Duties & Responsibilities

Approximate Percentage of Time


Establish and maintain regular communications with Architecture, Deployment as

well as Operations teams, Supplier management and vendors regarding requisite

network infrastructure changes and improvement opportunities.

Consult with peer organizations and management on best practices for network standards and develop configuration & platform templates to support global deployments at scale. This includes providing supporting documentation and training to the regional support teams.


Develops release management plan for platform connectivity solutions.  Analyzes

vulnerabilities, bugs and target features to recommend future OS versions. Provides cost

justification for implementation across JNJ’s environment.

Develop automation scripts to correct deviation from standards implementation templates and perform regular audits of the environment to ensure compliance.


Design and implement architectures to facilitate configuration and management of JNJs production networks.

Assist with re-designing business critical services in LMDW environments for better availability, reliability and cost efficiency.

Consult with peer organizations on best practices and technical guidance on all manner of Merger, Acquisition and Divestiture projects. 


Mentor junior staff in network design and automation, including involvement in the formulation of a structured training plan.


Required Qualifications

Required Minimum Education: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Computer Science Or Software Engineering                                           Other:


Required Years of Related Experience:      

  • 8-10 years of direct experience designing, installing and /or managing a highly available global production network for a large enterprise with at least 2 years of current hands on experience with data center and branch routing, switching and security.
  • 5+ years of demonstrated experience in a large enterprise with  a focus on securing connectivity in Manufacturing, Distribution , M&A and Divestiture related environments. 
  • 2+ years of tooling and automation development supporting zero touch and power-on auto provisioning. Relevant work experience, including Unix systems administration with scripting experience in Shell, Ruby, Python, Perl or YAML

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Current knowledge and demonstrated understanding of infrastructure protocols (BGP, EIGRP, OSPF, ECMP, etc.), Route optimization, load balancing,  IPAM and application protocols (HTTP/S, TCP/UDP, LDAP, SNMP, etc.) as well as means of securing communications.
  • Knowledge or demonstrated experience with software/cloud applications, migration to public cloud services as well as application development methodologies.
  • Versed in a variety of hardware and software manufacturers, and a high degree of comfort and experience in mixed vendor environments e.g. Cisco, Arista, Juniper, VMWare, F5 as well as developing and deploying solutions on open source protocols and technologies.
  • Hands on knowledge of wired and wireless connectivity platforms and protocols such as DWDM, MPLS, Spanning-tree, RF optimization, 802.11x and 802.1x authentication.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skill with experience presenting highly conceptual designs to executives, mid-level management's, and peer engineers.

Primary Location
Other Locations
Asia Pacific-Singapore, Asia Pacific-Singapore-Singapore
Johnson & Johnson Private Limited (8080)
Job Function
Info Technology
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