Job ID : 1005250 Date Updated : September 24th, 2020
Build, secure & maintain CDNs

Network Engineer (Cloud Platform / Content Delivery)

Location Tokyo - 23 Wards
Job Type Contract
Salary Negotiable, based on experience

Job Description

Be a key part of a multicultural team that is building, securing and maintaining Content Delivery Networks, that handle a huge amount of traffic.

Take charge of the infrastructure and operations for our client's cloud platform that supports core e-commerce services, working to ensure a high level of reliability, security, and cost-efficiency. 

As an EIRE Systems consultant you’ll be deployed onsite at our client's Tokyo head office to deliver the following professional IT Services: 

  • Provision of reliable, secure and cost-efficient Content Delivery Network services.
  • Analysis of traffic coming to services and identify strategies and actions for improvement of the Content Delivery Network.
  • Plan detailed roadmaps through discussion with stakeholders
  • Lead and execute those roadmaps.
  • Manage communications between various Content Delivery Network vendors.

General Requirements

Minimum Experience Level Over 3 years
Career Level Mid Career
Minimum English Level Business Level
Minimum Japanese Level Daily Conversation
Minimum Education Level Associate Degree/Diploma
Visa Status Permission to work in Japan required

Required Skills

Success in this role will require: 

  • Experience in construction and/or operation of Content Delivery Networks.
  • Web systems and network infrastructure experience including:
    • Setting up data centers.
    • Configuring and troubleshooting Network routing.
    • Configuring and deploying DNS services.
    • Deploying, configuring and operating web servers and content caching technologies such as Apache (or Apache Traffic Server), Nginx, or Varnish.
    • Linux systems administration and troubleshooting on production platform environments.
    • Automating operations using scripting languages such as Ruby, Python or Bash.
  • Experience in project planning and leading implementation.
  • Comfort achieving engineering goals in a collaborative manner, through open communication and reaching through cross-functional boundaries.


“Value add” technical skills / knowledge:
Other web systems related knowledge such as GPU related technologies, Web Application Firewalls, DoS (or DDoS) attack protection, access control of search engine crawlers, Search Engine Optimization, Web performance analysis

Job Location

  • Tokyo - 23 Wards

Work conditions

Job Type Contract
Salary Negotiable, based on experience
Outsourcing Company Information

EIRE Systems K.K.

Network Engineer (Cloud Platform / Content Delivery) - 1005250

Company Details

Company Type Large Company (more than 300 employees)

Company Description

EIRE Systems is a leading independent provider of professional IT services to the financial, insurance and multinational sectors in Japan and throughout the Asia Pacific region. EIRE Systems has expertise across a wide spectrum of Information Technologies, with a track record for successfully completing hundreds of projects and IT services assignments since its establishment in 1996.

We provide professional IT services, both project-based and ongoing operational support, in two main areas:

  1. IT Services
  2. Project Management

EIRE Systems provides a wide-range of career choices for internationally-minded technology and support professionals. From the company’s small beginnings, EIRE Systems continues to increase its local, regional and global expertise. We have established offices in Tokyo, Hong Kong, Singapore and Shanghai and are reaching further as we grow our presence throughout the Asia-Pacific region.