Posted October 28, 2018 11 months 4 weeks ago

Network 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.

About the Job

Network Administrator

Halifax, NS

Eastlink

Eastlink has held the designation as one of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies for nine consecutive years by delivering world-class video entertainment and communications services to residential, business and public sector customers across Canada. Powered by state-of-the-art fibre optic and wireless networks, Eastlink’s advanced services include Internet, wireless, TV, telephone, security and automation, data communications and exclusive, locally-produced programming on Eastlink TV. Headquartered in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada – Eastlink is the largest privately owned telecommunications Company in Canada with an employee base of nearly 1600 individuals.

As a collaborative member of the Infrastructure Services group, the Network Admin is responsible for a wide variety of activities relating to the management and maintenance of the security and network infrastructure in the data center.The primary focus of this role will be on firewall and network administration.

Qualifications:

  • Diploma or degree in technology field

  • Strong technical, problem determination, and resolution skills

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.

  • The ability to work on multiple projects / tasks.

  • Technical understanding of IP addressing and routing

  • Working knowledge of some or all of the following considered an asset:

  • Firewall Administration experience with Juniper, Palo Alto Networks or Cisco.

  • Proficiency working in a Linux environment, ability to work and edit files at a minimum;

  • Experience working with a VMware environment

  • IT automation and management tools: puppet, chef, PowerShell

Eastlink is focused on creating an environment which promotes individual growth and career satisfaction. Creativity, entrepreneurial spirit and innovation drive us. We’re looking for people who have the passion for our business, our values and want to go above and beyond for our customers every day.

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.

If you’re ready to take on this exciting opportunity, please apply online: