Manager - Network Automation

Manila, Philippines Makati City, Philippines


Duties and responsibilities for this position include the following; however other duties may be assigned as needed for the smooth and continued operations of the company.

  • Drive the innovation and evolution of NTT Global Networks systems and tools. 
  • Talent Leadership: Influence highly experienced technologists, creating successful plans to deliver solutions to the business.
  • Collaborate with peer business managers and the technology hierarchy to develop a high-performance team culture and capabilities by managing talent closely
  • Technology Delivery Accountability: Participate with other technology and business leaders to translate strategic plans and goals into tactical plans and objectives. Ensure objectives are effectively achieved.
  • Be a thought leader and hands on implementer of Agile based delivery methodologies that enable the successful, predictable and value-added delivery of projects, programs and processes. Ensure schedule commitments are met. Lead continuous improvement efforts to improve process and other efficiencies.
  • Consolidate and create innovative ways to capture and present Program and Project status.
  • Architectural and Design Guidance and Influence: Participate in and provide strategic and architectural guidance and influence the development and realization of a technology vision to modernize our legacy systems.
  • Collaborate with Technology Leads, System Architects and business teams to guide and influence the development of technology solutions that meet business needs.
  • Explore and adopt emerging technologies and new ways of working where outdated or inefficient processes or tools exist.
  • Leverage appropriate technologies, including emerging technologies like Machine Learning, NLP & AI to enable the highest levels of automation within our processes.

Qualifications Requirements: 

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

Preferred Skills and Abilities: 

  • 5+ years of experience as Team Lead or Manager
  • 2+ years of experience with Python
  • Strong Experience with Python development and debugging skills. Bonus if the candidate has worked in multiple languages like PHP, Java, or Ruby. 
  • Web development experience is a plus; should be willing and able to pick up web programming 
  • Understanding and using APIs, SNMP, Syslog, NetFlow, NetConf, RestConf, XML, JSON, and related technologies
  • Experience with Network Automation Tools (Ansible, Exscript, Paramiko, Netmiko, Juniper PyEZ)
  • Familiar with Scrum, Kanban, and Agile methodologies 
  • Familiarity with Web Services, REST, RPC, Postman, etc. 
  • Experience with version control systems, such as Git 
  • Experience with SQL (NoSQL experience is a plus) 
Python Institute PCEP, PCAP, Cisco DEVASC, DEVCOR, ENAUTO, or SAUTO are preferred.