Job offer: Engineer in Tokyo with Colt Technology Services

Colt provides network, voice and data center services to thousands of businesses around the world, allowing them to focus on delivering their business goals instead of the underlying infrastructure.

Purpose of the Role

Colt is offering full out-sourcing service of FX trading system infra management to the major Japanese bank at customer premise. You will join the team and participate in all aspects of system monitoring and troubleshooting including infrastructure design, server’s configurations, documentation, and deployment. This position involves shift work in a 24 X 7 group environment by Tokyo team and London team. Candidate must be flexible on work schedule including willing to work weekends, shift work, overtime and holidays as required. Team is consisted of 4 network engineers and 4 server engineers. This position is member of server team.

Duties and Responsibilities

Alarm monitoring and troubleshooting of FX trading system infrastructure

Installing, configuring, testing and maintaining operating systems, application software and system management tools

Work closely with clients to understand their mission and needs

Work closely with London based team to cover 24×7 operation.

Handling support related production incidents observing SLAs

Keep the business operational

Required Experience & Knowledge

Senior level of experience in designing, implementing and supporting very complex server infrastructure environments

Familiarity with Linux server, Windows server, vmware technology, Cisco UCS server, and EMC storage

Considerable knowledge and experience in implementing, providing ongoing support and maintenance for server / storage environments

Experience of Japanese bank system administration a big plus

Skills and Attributes

Experience with activities for business-critical systems

Strong problem solving skills

Understands and accepts the corporate business process flow

Excellent teamwork skills

Required Education & Qualifications

Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science or relevant specialty

Fluent Japanese both verbal and written, business level English both verbal and written

Any IT certification would be considered a plus



We strongly encourage candidates of all different backgrounds and identities to apply. We are committed to making Colt an inclusive and supportive workplace


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