Work with the business users and leadership to solution and implement business projects focusing on network deliverables
Work closely with network support and network security to ensure our network performs optimally and is secure
Able to learn new technical concepts in a short period of time
Design technical solutions for complex network
Perform network audits and impact assessments for new technologies being implemented
Provides thought leadership to operationalize next generation networks throughout all environments, providing technical direction to ITS leadership around emerging trends and integrating cutting edge technical solutions for products and services
Oversees the design and evolution of network architecture including developing and architecting creative solutions to drive innovation in support of business strategies
Drives efforts to optimize network performance by growing and modifying existing networks, leveraging new and emerging technologies in support of application services
Drives all process improvement initiatives to identify opportunities for automation and/or reduction in time to deployment
Document/Develop operational processes and troubleshooting guides for Network Support and Operations staff
Support and train Network Support and Operations resources.
At times, business needs a rise and employees are required and agree to work beyond their normal workday or work week to fulfill the accountabilities required for their job. Likewise, people need extra time to devote to personal matters, and our approach to flexibility provides for this. What you bring to this role
College Diploma or University Degree in the field of computer science and/or 3-5 years equivalent work experience.
Industry certifications in networking and security both on-premise and in a multi-cloud environment currently Azure and AWS such as Cisco, Palo Alto, Citrix, Azure, AWS & GCP are beneficial
Senior level experience with Cisco SDWAN (Viptela), Cisco SD-Access, Cisco DNAC, Cisco Tetration, Cisco Stealthwatch, Cisco ISE and Cisco ACI, with 3 years or more architecting solutions for each of these technologies in a production environment
Senior level experience with Cisco Switches, Cisco VPN Appliances, Cisco Wireless LAN Controller and Meraki solutions with 3 years or more architecting solutions for each of these technologies in a production environment
Senior level experience with Palo Alto security solutions such as Physical Firewalls, Prisma Access (SaSe), Prisma Cloud and Panorama
Senior level experience with network load balancers and application load balancers such as Citrix Netscaler
Senior level experience architecting cloud networking solutions in a mutli-cloud environment (Azure, AWS, GCP and Oracle)
Senior level experience architecting and optimizing M365 connectivity including MS Teams enterprise voice and video traffic
Senior level experience architecting and securing direct internet connectivity to SaaS services
Strong interpersonal and oral communication skills.
Highly self-motivated and directed and keen attention to detail.
Proven analytical and problem-solving abilities.
Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment.
Strong customer service orientation.
Must be a team player.
Able to provide some on call support after regular working hours.