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Senior Network Engineer

John Hancock

John Hancock

Multiple locations
Posted on Wednesday, January 25, 2023

Are you looking for a supportive, collaborative workplace with great teams and inspiring leaders? You’ve come to the right place. We’re looking for ambitious people who share our values and want to make every day better for people around the world. If this sounds like you, and the career below sounds exciting, we’d like to hear from you.

Working Arrangement


Job Description

Senior Network Project Manager

Job Descriptions

The successful candidate for this role will work as ETS (Enterprise Technology Services) regional team and will be responsible for developing end-to-end enterprise solutions for Manulife Data and Voice Network in Asia Region:

  • The person is responsible for the design, implementation, and configuration on Enterprise LAN, WAN network includes Cisco Devices; Software Defined Network; Aruba; Network Access Control etc.

  • The position requires network security background for making sure all of security policies and procedures are being implemented as per Manulife security policies and guidelines.

  • The person is able to manage multiple projects and RFS simultaneously and has experience providing outstanding customer service in a 7x24 operational environment with high availability (99.99%).

  • Interface with vendors to identify and purchase hardware and software that meets requirements defined by the IT Infrastructure team.

  • Evaluates and identifies opportunities for network performance and functionality improvements.

  • Create, and maintain technical/operational/project documentations

  • Build Project management framework for team

  • Lead local team for projects in Asia with excellent documentation

  • Very Strong on both technical and troubleshooting Skill

Qualifications, Skills & Experience Required

Bachelor or Master degree with 10-20+ years with project management experience on developing & transforming enterprises Data network and VoIP infrastructure, and should have following:

  • Regional exposure to manage infrastructure of Enterprise company

  • In-depth project management experience with leading large scale projects

  • Proven experience and success with LAN, WAN, and WLAN design and implementation.

  • Proven experience with network capacity planning, network security principles, and general network management best practices

  • Working technical knowledge of current network hardware, protocols, and Internet standards, including (OSPF, BGP, DNS, DHCP, NTP)

  • Ability to solve problems quickly and to automate and improve processes

  • Work closely with product development teams to design and implement network solutions that meet aggressive deployment schedules

  • Work with management to understand the requirements of a dynamic and growing business environment

  • Respond to all audit results with an action plan; implement recommended improvements to processes

  • Natural ability in troubleshooting, and eager to learn technologies outside of core job responsibilities.

  • Vendor/Service Provider Management experience

  • Good writing skills for documentations

Desired Skills

  • Insurance/Financial Industry experience will be plus but not mandatory

  • CCNA, CCNP, CCIE certifications, Wireshark Certified Network Analyst (WCNA) and/or other related technical certifications (e.g. Avaya) are desirable

  • Security Certifications e.g. CISSP are desirable

General Skills

  • Self-motivation and initiative

  • Team player, ability to work within a distributed multi-cultural team environment

  • Work Over time and non office hours/weekends

  • Strong problem-solving / analytical skills

  • Quick learner

  • “Can do” attitude

  • Good English communication and presentation skills

  • Mature leader

Every career at Manulife/John Hancock provides the opportunity to learn new skills and move your career forward. Ready to make an impact somewhere? What are you waiting for? Apply today.

About John Hancock and Manulife

John Hancock is a unit of Manulife Financial Corporation, a leading international financial services group that helps people make their decisions easier and lives better. We operate primarily as John Hancock in the United States, and Manulife globally, including Canada, Asia and Europe. We provide financial advice, insurance and wealth and asset management solutions for individuals, groups and institutions. Assets under management and administration by Manulife and its subsidiaries were CAD$1.3 trillion (US$1.1 trillion) as of June 30, 2021. Manulife Financial Corporation trades as MFC on the TSX, NYSE, and PSE, and under 945 on the SEHK. Manulife can be found at manulife.com.

One of the largest life insurers in the United States, John Hancock supports more than 10 million Americans with a broad range of financial products, including life insurance, annuities, investments, 401(k) plans, and education savings plans. Additional information about John Hancock may be found at johnhancock.com.

Manulife is an Equal Opportunity Employer

At Manulife/John Hancock, we embrace our diversity. We strive to attract, develop and retain a workforce that is as diverse as the customers we serve and to foster an inclusive work environment that embraces the strength of cultures and individuals. We are committed to fair recruitment, retention, advancement and compensation, and we administer all of our practices and programs without discrimination on the basis of race, ancestry, place of origin, colour, ethnic origin, citizenship, religion or religious beliefs, creed, sex (including pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions), sexual orientation, genetic characteristics, veteran status, gender identity, gender expression, age, marital status, family status, disability, or any other ground protected by applicable law.

It is our priority to remove barriers to provide equal access to employment. A Human Resources representative will work with applicants who request a reasonable accommodation during the application process. All information shared during the accommodation request process will be stored and used in a manner that is consistent with applicable laws and Manulife/John Hancock policies. To request a reasonable accommodation in the application process, contact