NOC Manager, FinTech, Cyprus - Limassol

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Ref: 267 Date Posted: Monday 16 May 2022
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Network Operations Managers ready for your next career move and seeking a rapidly growing FinTech firm and world-class provider of online trading technology and multi-asset financial products based in Limassol, Cyprus? 

Come join our client’s team of professionals as a NOC Manager and build your successful career!

A new position and department for the firm with the aim to enable the Group to continue to scale and create a dedicated specialization for network operations and trading infrastructure but at the same time providing you with the opportunity to grow and develop your knowledge and experience in the fast-growing FinTech industry.

The Network Operations Centre (NOC) team’s primary objective is to ensure network operations and trading infrastructure support to the Group’s systems globally 24x7 and to improve network operations globally and trading infrastructure for the Group.  The NOC team is one of the Information Technology pillars thought the Group and works alongside the corresponding IT pillars (Network Operations Centre, Security Operations Centre, Operational IT).

Responsibilities:

  • Cloud infrastructure support & deployment AWS, Azure, Alibaba, Microsoft Office 365
  • Financial Services Data Centre support and deployment
  • Ensure that the global network of the Group is fully functional
  • Vendor and 3rd party network management
  • Research, evaluate, present and implement new innovative technologies for NOC usage
  • Incident handling, escalation, reporting, tracking issues, troubleshoot problems
  • Writing of documentation on processes and procedures
  • Ensuring all frameworks are built to the Group’s standards
  • Network support for internal security investigation
  • Ensure monitoring solutions are up to date and adequate for support requirements
  • Work with external providers such as PrimeXM, Beeks, One zero
  • Maximize network performance by monitoring performance, troubleshooting network problems and outages, scheduling upgrades and collaborating with network architects on network optimization
  • Select and implement security tools, policies, and procedures in conjunction with the Firm’s security team
  • Secure network systems by establishing and enforcing policies, and defining and monitoring access
  • Report network/systems operational status by gathering and prioritizing information and managing projects

Skills and Competencies: 

  • Experience within a 24/7 NOC operation
  • Experience as a Solution Architect for Systems or Networks
  • Solid understanding of the OSI or TCP/IP model
  • Solid understanding of SNMP/Syslog
  • Solid understanding of DNS
  • Solid understanding of Active Directory or similar solution
  • Experience using/deploying NMS applications such as Zabbix, Solarwinds, PRTG, Azure monitoring, AWS monitoring or any other similar solution
  • Process orientated with meticulous attention to detail
  • Good working knowledge of network topology and Cloud-based solutions
  • Excellent communicator, able to effectively describe technical issues to non-technical audiences including other internal teams
  • Procurement and vendor management
  • AAA / Networking experience on any vendor
  • Virtualization experience with any of the below KVM, Vmware or HyperV

 
Educational / Experience Requirements:

  • Minimum of five years of experience in a similar role, preferably within a global organization
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience or technical certifications
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to interact with all levels of the organization
  • Fluent English language skills required
  • Can-do attitude with the ability to work in fast-paced demanding environment
  • Self-motivated
  • ISP or Financial services technology background is a plus
  • Technical accreditations are a plus 

Group Values:

  • Innovation - embraces innovative technological solutions to stay ahead of its peers, gain market share and create shareholder value.
  • Collaborative Culture - is proud of its collaborative culture and unifies its resources to expand the boundaries of possibilities and ideas with the goal of achieving excellence.
  • Ethics - focuses on leading the industry by applying strong ethical and transparent business practices which will be reflected in the way we interact with our clients, thereby building trust and loyalty.
  • Freedom of Expressions - provides a supportive environment that promotes the freedom of ideas and the opportunity to innovate and contribute to new ways of doing things.

To apply for the NOC Manager career opportunity in Limassol, Cyprus, please send your CV to georgia.michaelides@emeraldzebra.cy