Department Overview Rakuten Group has 70+ services. Linking these diverse services through a common membership and loyalty program, Rakuten has created one of the world’s most unique and robust ecosystems.
Cloud Platform Department (CPD) mission Is to build the private cloud to host internal applications, hosted globally. Ongoing initiative and growing and maturing as new request coming.
We build and operate robust infrastructure platform that empowers Rakuten's businesses around the world. We are based in Japan, India, US and EU, and we have over 400 members from various regions to accelerate the Rakuten ecosystem.
The mission of the Data Center Design and Engineering Group is to provide better Data Center services to IT system administrator who support Rakuten Group services.
Data Center services range from providing the necessary rack space and power to meet user requirements, and establishing a system that enables staff to quickly perform onsite work in the event of a failure in an running device.
It is also our mission to select facilities and equipment, secure human resources, and design the prepared environment. Why We Hire The Rakuten Group, which boasts the largest number of users in Japan, has a Data Center that supports a large-scale infrastructure.
We are looking for members to expand the construction and operation of Data Center within those groups. Advanced technology and experience are required to process infrastructure, whose usage varies greatly depending on the season and events, with 100% stability.
The experience you will gain through practical work will be something you cannot get anywhere else. Position Details Review existing data center facilities and operations to meet industry best practices Manage the construction and procurement of equipment, technology strategies and operational process standardization for data centers Create, maintain, and modify physical infrastructure related documents Develop a solution to fully utilize the physical infrastructure capacity Collaborate with internal stakeholders to deliver project support Work Environment Team structure 2 manager 6 member 20-30 onsite staff There are many members who are hired from the mid-career recruiting.
Some of my team members are engaged in Data Center operations and the others are engaged in other IT infrastructure area.
The team members have unique experience and diverse. Infra : Linux / Windows / Virtual appliance on Private Cloud Platform Knowledge Tool Confluence Other tool GitHub / Slack / JIRA / BOX Mandatory Qualifications : 5+ years of experience in managing a data center site operation team in a 24x7 environment with some hands on experience 5+ years of experience in managing project inside data center space 5+ years of vendor management (reviewing work quality and cost and manage delivery) Understandings of data center facilities and be able to review documents provided by the data center providers Ability to discuss technical issues in both English and Japanese Basic understandings with network and Linux Desired Qualifications : Past experience in realizing new design from idea, concept, development, through deployment and construction Past experience with developing various vendor quotes and manage ordering procedures Past experience with Data Center operation management and activities to improve work quality and operational efficiency Deep knowledge with fiber and copper cabling design and operations Experience in CAD software Ability to think outside of the box to realize innovative ideas to reduce costs keeping the various requirements and standards Other Information : Skill set Person who can define requirements and design based on knowledge and experience about Data Center We also welcome those who want to take on the challenge of individual design of Data Center facility and operations.
Mindset Those who can sympathize with "Rakuten Shugi" and work Those who can actively communicate with members and other teams Languages : English (Overall - 4 - Fluent)