Information Security Administrator – Eastlink

Powered by state-of-the-art fibre optic and wireless networks, Eastlink delivers world-class video entertainment and communications services to residential, business and public sector customers across Canada. As one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies for 11 consecutive years, Eastlink provides high speed Internet, wireless, TV, telephone, security and automation, data communications and exclusive, locally-produced programming. Headquartered in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Eastlink is the largest privately owned telecommunications Company in Canada with an employee base of just over 1500 individuals.

As a collaborative member of the Network Security team, the Information Security Administrator is responsible for day to day security operations, support, administration and maintenance of the security and network infrastructure.

Minimum of a degree or diploma in technology field and 3 – 5 years of related experience or combination of education, training and experience.
ISC2 (CISSP, Associate, SSCP, CCSP), SANS GIAC (GSEC, GCIH, GPEN) or other security vendor certification highly desirable
In-depth understanding of cyber security concepts
Strong technical skills and troubleshooting superstar
The ability to work on multiple projects / tasks
Advanced technical understanding of networking (TCP/IP addressing, routing & switching)
Working knowledge of some or all of the following considered an asset:
Next generation firewall, web filtering, IPS, VPN solutions
Security information and event monitoring, remote logging, log aggregation, correlation solutions (SIEM)
Understanding of Active Directory, GPO, LDAP, NAC, Radius and TACACS
Sound understanding of security concepts behind the authentication, authorization and auditing (AAA) framework
Application load balancing, reverse proxy solutions and WAF technologies
Intermediate level of experience working in a Window and Linux environment
Experience working with a VMware or AWS environment
Experience working with scripting and automation
Why Choose Eastlink?
Eastlink brings you technology in a way that people would want it. We work hard to provide the best products – Internet, TV, Wireless, Telephone, and Security and Automation – to keep our customers connected to the things and people that matter the most. By putting our customers and their needs at the centre of it all we can show them something special and provide a unique brand experience.

We are extremely proud of our employees and believe the best people make the best companies. As we continue to grow, our goal is to continue to attract the best people.

Dedicated to representing all of the customers we serve, we embrace diversity throughout all levels of the organization and encourage members of equity groups to self-identify during the application process.

Ready to explore an exciting career at Eastlink? Your journey begins here.

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