Network Analyst – 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.

This position will be a work from home position to start and then may transition into our corporate head office on 6080 Young Street, Halifax, NS. As a member of the Internet Engineering team, the Network Analyst will be responsible for implementing and supporting various access technologies which may include Internet, Video and Telephone services. A technical problem solver who will assist with various Operations Teams responsible for our access network. The successful candidate will need to be able to program in Python and Ruby and has to be proficient in the Linux environment.

Additional responsibilities include but are not limited to:

Ensure proper monitoring is performed throughout the access network, report trending and highlight areas of concern.
Use data to derive solutions and make recommendations to enhance the network’s performance
Lead and manage the execution of projects initiated by the Network Engineering Team

The successful candidate is a strategic and analytical thinker. A team player, the successful candidate is customer focused and thrives on opportunities to take initiative and contribute to a dynamic work environment.


A minimum 3-5 years experience in Computer Programming, Linux Administration and Networking
Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical or Computer Engineering, or Computer Programming or equivalent industry experience
Ability to configure and troubleshoot switches and routers.
Experience in programming using Ruby, Python, and other languages.
Familiar with a Linux environment.
Able to multitask and deliver on multiple projects efficiently

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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