Specialist, Network

  • Job category
    Banking and Finance, Information Technology
  • Job level
  • Contract type
    Permanent, Full Time
  • Location
  • Salary
    S$8000 - S$16000

Job Description

About Standard Chartered

We are a leading international bank focused on helping people and companies prosper across Asia, Africa and the Middle East.

To us, good performance is about much more than turning a profit. It's about showing how you embody our valued behaviours - do the right thing, better together and never settle - as well as our brand promise, Here for good.

We're committed to promoting equality in the workplace and creating an inclusive and flexible culture - one where everyone can realise their full potential and make a positive contribution to our organisation. This in turn helps us to provide better support to our broad client base.

The Role Responsibilities


· Awareness and understanding of the Group’s business strategy and model appropriate to the role.

· Identify & recommend new products or technology that can add value to the organization and align to the network strategic goals

· Work with Security Technology Services to ensure Network Services architecture design/solutions can meet bank security standards.

· Develop RFPs/RFIs, oversee product evaluations, coordinate product selections, ensuring pricing, terms and conditions meet bank IT standards.


· Awareness and understanding of the wider business, economic and market environment in which the group operates.

· As a critical technology service for the bank, ensure the network services architecture design have high availability to remains stable and performing optimally

· Gain a deep understanding of business objectives and priorities.


· Ensure that Network Engineering complies with the Technology Services processes within the Architecture Framework. These include, Security Architecture & Capability Authority (SACA), Technology Services Technology Council (TSTC), Cloud Governance Framework.

Risk Management

· Contribute towards identifying, assessing, monitoring, controlling, and mitigating risks to the Group. Also, have an awareness and understanding of the main risks facing the Group and the role the individual plays in managing them

· The ability to interpret the Group’s Financial information, identify key issues based on this information and put in place appropriate controls and measures.

· Ensure a full understanding of the risk and control environment within Network Services Operations

· Ensure Network Architecture Design adhere to Group Security & Audit policies within Network Services.


· Take personal responsibility for understanding the risk and compliance requirements of the role.

· Understand and comply with, in letter and spirit, all applicable laws, and regulations, including those governing anti-money laundering, terrorist financing, and sanctions; the Group’s policies and procedures; and the Group Code of Conduct.

· Effectively and collaboratively identify, escalate, mitigate and resolve risk and compliance matters.

· Embed the Group’s values and code of conduct to ensure that adherence with the highest standards of ethics, and compliance with relevant policies, processes, and regulations among employees’ form part of the culture.

Regulatory & Business Conduct

· Display exemplary conduct and live by the Group’s Values and Code of Conduct.

· Take personal responsibility for embedding the highest standards of ethics, including regulatory and business conduct, across Standard Chartered Bank. This includes understanding and ensuring compliance with, in letter and spirit, all applicable laws, regulations, guidelines, and the Group Code of Conduct.

· Lead the [Singapore/T&I/Enterprise Technology/Network Services [Network Engineering] to achieve the outcomes set out in the Bank’s Conduct Principles: [Fair Outcomes for Clients; Effective Financial Markets; Financial Crime Compliance; The Right Environment.] *

· Effectively and collaboratively identify, escalate, mitigate and resolve risk, conduct and compliance matters.

Key Stakeholders

· Technology Services – Infrastructure Engineering domain heads

· Technology Services – Security Technology Services domain heads

· Technology Services – Cloud Engineering Head

Other Responsibilities

· Embed Here for Good and Group’s brand and values in the Network Services Operations team.

· Perform other responsibilities assigned under Group, Country, Business, or Functional Policies & procedures.

Our Ideal Candidate

· Network specialist (Firewall) with 5+ years of overall experience.

· Cisco Certified Internetwork Professional (CCNP) or its equivalent

· Fortinet Network Security Expert 4 (NSE-4 – Network Security Professional) or higher

· Technology Skills:

  • Software Defined Data Centre Network Design
  • Data Centre Implementation & Migration
  • PoC testing
  • Network Segmentation
  • Network Security
  • Technical Documentation
  • VM & Containers

Apply now to join the Bank for those with big career ambitions.

To view information on our benefits including our flexible working please visit our career pages. We welcome conversations on flexible working.

How to Apply

Click here ( https://scb.taleo.net/careersection/ex/jobdetail.ftl?job=2100017983&lang=en) to apply now and take the next step in fulfilling your potential

You can search and view current opportunities across our organization and apply immediately by visiting www.standardchartered.com and selecting Careers. To help speed up your application, please note the following:

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Diversity & Inclusion

Standard Chartered is committed to diversity and inclusion. We believe that a work environment which embraces diversity will enable us to get the best out of the broadest spectrum of people to sustain strong business performance and competitive advantage. By building an inclusive culture, each employee can develop a sense of belonging, and have the opportunity to maximize their personal potential.

Closing on 02 Dec 2021

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