Cisco High-Touch Operations Manager in Tokyo, Japan

Additional Location(s) or Information: Job Category: Customer Service Level of Experience: Experienced - Non Manager Requisition #: R1018143

Description: Job Description:

1. The following activities are necessary for a successful high-level operations for customer networks : 1) Plan: Analyze the network performance based on operational data to create a more adequate review of operational procedures (network level of quality control) 2) Execution: Implement based on the plan reviewed by a cross-functional team from World Wide Cisco (engineers abroad, management department) including the customer 3) Measurement of effectiveness: While confirming the results after the execution using various metrics, return to planning.

2. Manage the progress of the relevant streams regarding the important issues and provide reports to the customers and internal feedback

3. Provide customers with quality control services along with internal resources for improvement

Location: Akasaka, Minato-ku, Tokyo (5-minute walk from Roppongi station on Hibiya line and Toei-Oedo line)

Requirements (Must):

Experience Having any experience from the following: 1. Network operational management in an ISP or corporate enterprise 2. Quality control of network equipment manufacturers or technical support staff 3. Operational management of networks using network equipment from Cisco Systems

Skills 1. Basic knowledge of network technology (CCNA level or higher) 2. Analysis of statistical data and management skills (Quality control) 3. Advanced communication skills in Japanese and English (conversation and description capabilities) * Can accurately and smoothly report technical status (in Japanese and English) 4. Can smoothly facilitate a collaborative effort of members consisting of several parties 5. Able to create a report document based on technical information from network engineers

Personality 1. Those who are interested to learn not just from a technical perspective but from a business one as well 2. Those who have awareness of the issues and can make serious efforts to the utmost limit to improve and achieve the goal 3. Those who are up for a challenge and full of ambitions 4. Those who can always be proactive with changes and be positive 5. Those who have opinions and are and can negotiate with others in a patient and cordial manner 6. Those who value team work

Requirements (Desirable):

Experience 1. Large-scale networks of corporate enterprise or communications business, project management for building a networking using IP technology, operational management 2. Analysis of network system's operational data 3. Experience or knowledge of general quality management techniques 4. Three years experience as an SE

Skill 1. Cisco Certified Technician, CCNA level and above (having the certification now is not required) 2. PMP (having the certification now is not required) 3. ITIL (Information Technology Infrastructure Library, having the certification now is not required)

English Skill 1. TOEIC 650 points and above

Other particular items This is a line of work requiring various skills all at once such as technical, quality control, project management, client negotiation and English ability. However, an engineer currently in the network field who would like to aim to be a project manager in the IT field or management would find this a worthwhile job.

Job Type: Experienced Opportunity Category: Global Service Provider

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