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Google Metro Network Deployment Owner in Seoul, South Korea

Due to the current health crisis related to COVID-19 and the escalating visa/travel restrictions in place, we're currently unable to extend offers to anyone who cannot work from South Korea due to lockdown visa/travel restrictions, or other restrictive measures until further notice. Consequently, we will be prioritizing candidates who can start in this location by set date as expected. We're keeping the situation under review and would adjust our position should the restrictive measures be removed later on.

Minimum qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in a technical field or equivalent practical experience.

  • Experience in a data center and with OSP, ISP, AC/DC power systems, environmental controls relay and rack/cabinet/cage construction.

  • Experience in telecommunications with optical network infrastructure, transmission systems, layer2/3 routers, data services.

  • Experience directing field operation technicians, engineers, contractors in Telco.

Preferred qualifications:

  • Experience collaborating across multiple levels and functions, and passionate about engaging/influencing tactically and strategic decision-making.

  • Experience managing third-party resources within a metro.

  • Ability to speak and write in English fluently.

  • Ability to travel for work as needed.

Google is proud to boast a network that provides service to millions of Internet users around the world. The Network Engineering team is responsible for operating that network reliably and at scale. As a member of the team, you have a direct impact on design and feature enhancements to keep our systems running smoothly. You also ensure that network operations are safe and efficient by monitoring network performance, coordinating planned maintenance, adjusting hardware components and responding to network connectivity issues. Google's complex network generates a constant stream of challenges which require you to continually be innovative with an evolving set of technologies. Keeping the network reliable ensures that our users stay connected with our suite of applications, products and services.

As a Metro Owner, you will be on the initial lines to deploy and maintain data networks worldwide. Working with Network Architects, Design Engineers, Infrastructure Engineers, Field Engineers, Strategic Negotiators and Technical Project Managers, you will strengthen and maintain the metro in which you reside in. You'll use your experience in optical transport, data centers, and colocation, as well as your familiarity with the local metropolitan areas, to drive greater efficiency and facilitate increased value-add for Google's network.

In this role, you'll be accountable for allocating resources to achieve infrastructure build objectives and service level agreements. By maintaining the highest level of data integrity of the infrastructure, you will drive the operations and automations in your metro and become the point-of-contact for stakeholder and customer requests in relation to rack, space, power, network infrastructure and service readiness.

Behind everything our users see online is the architecture built by the Technical Infrastructure team to keep it running. From developing and maintaining our data centers to building the next generation of Google platforms, we make Google's product portfolio possible. We're proud to be our engineers' engineers and love voiding warranties by taking things apart so we can rebuild them. We keep our networks up and running, ensuring our users have the best and fastest experience possible.

  • Position resources to deliver network infrastructure projects, service orders, repairs, and maintenance tickets on time or within service-level agreements.

  • Manage and maintain assets, tools, test equipment, and consumable inventories to position local infrastructure build teams for meeting their objectives.

  • Advocate continuous process improvements and work with teams to drive down unit cost and increase value-add for our end-users, customers, and stakeholders.

  • Coordinate with Engineering, network planners, acquisition negotiators, and local neutral colocation providers to ensure that all fire, security, power, HVAC, and other critical systems are periodically tested and maintained.

Google is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. See also Google's EEO Policy ( and EEO is the Law. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know by completing this form ( .