Information Security Administrator II – Eastlink

Halifax, NS, Canada
As one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies, Eastlink takes great pride in delivering advanced technologies/services that connect its customers to the things and people that matter most. Powered by state-of-the-art fibre optic and mobile networks, we bring world-class communications and video entertainment services including high speed internet, mobile, TV, telephone, security and automation, data communications and exclusive, locally-produced programming to residential, business and public sector customers across Canada. Headquartered in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Eastlink operates with an employee base of over 1300 people who serve customers in NS, PEI, NL, NB, ON, AB, BC and Bermuda.

As a collaborative member of the Network Security team, the Information Security Administrator II 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 5 – 7 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 operates in a culture of continuous improvement through listening, learning and adapting, which enables us to respond quickly to the evolving needs of both employees and customers. We recognize that our truly greatest competitive edge is our people and that delivering a great customer experience begins with a great employee experience. Our philosophy of developing and training our team “on the ground” not only helps to create a strong onboarding experience but also readies employees for future growth opportunities within the organization.

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

If you are ready to explore an exciting career at Eastlink, your journey begins here.

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