Roaming Specialist

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 an ever growing 100% LTE wireless network, Internet, 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.

The Roaming Specialist is prime interface for Eastlink with new and existing roaming partners and is accountable for overseeing various aspects related to Roaming Partner Management and Roaming Fraud. Responsible for administration, facilitation of process improvements and systems management, the Specialist will identify customer and revenue impacting issues and lead cross-function teams to resolve such issues. The Specialist will produce daily, weekly and monthly reports for stakeholders, enabling knowledge and business intelligence for all aspects of Wireless roaming.

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Participate in the strategy and development of the Priority Partner list and driving new engagement from it.

  • Keep current on changes with Eastlink Wireless business model, partnerships, third party agreements, and product offers, subsidies, etc. which might impact the revenue cycle, as well as industry trends, risks and best practices.

  • Act as backup to other Roaming Analyst for their respective areas of responsibilities (TADIG, Retail testing and more).

  • Identify fraud issues by analyzing volumes of transaction and related quantitative data. Formulate hypothesis, collect both quantitative and qualitative data, design and perform data analysis, develop recommendation, and present findings to management.

  • Analyze existing fraud detection strategies and propose to modify or create new rules to generate cases and/or decline suspicious transactions / usage while balancing risk versus resource time.

    The ideal candidate will possess unwavering integrity and is highly committed to continuous improvement. Able to successfully lead cross functional teams in order to execute business objectives, the ideal candidate and can focus on the big picture and related details together. Comfortable in balancing multiple projects and delivering on several deadlines simultaneously, this person is exceptionally organized and enjoys working in a fast-paced, dynamic work environment.  Highly creative and solution focused, this person can challenge the status quo and negotiates well.


  • University degree in Business, Computer Information Systems or University/Professional education in Telecommunication and associated experience.

  • Minimum 3 years of diversified experience with emphasis on Roaming areas of Business Controls, Billing, Revenue Assurance and Fraud Management.

  • Good understanding of existing Fraud types and the measures required to stop it and experience with implementing balance
    and checks to monitor and detect Fraud possible situations.

  • Strong understanding roaming standards, industry regulations and of pre and post launch roaming processes including:

    • International Roaming Agreement negotiations with a particular focus on IOT / Discounted IOT.

    • Roaming Fraud prevention.

    • TADIG Testing.

    • All aspects of interaction with DCH/FCH/ Datanet and NRTRDE vendor

    • TAP / RAP / NRTRDE flows.

    • RAP/ Billing Disputes Resolution.

    • Wholesale financial settlement process.

    • Roaming traffic reporting and reconciliation.

      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.

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