-100% remote however, candidate must be from the GTA as they may be required to go in office occasionally
- must have experience with Arista environment/cisco.
We’re looking for a Network Architcture to join the Media Technology team!
In this role you will be part of a team of multi-disciplinary subject matter experts that will plan, design, and oversee execution of technology initiatives to deliver on Rogers Sports & Media’s objectives. This role will cover all aspects of physical/virtual networks, cloud, and security, and is responsible for effective architecture, provisioning, configuration, and deployment throughout the organization.
What you will do...
A digital-first and analytical mindset.
Ability to learn and comprehend new technologies and concepts quickly.
Design and uphold the foundational elements of our virtual infrastructure – in the areas of networking across both private and public cloud environments.
Plan, design, and oversee the on-time, and on-budget implementation of strategic initiatives, ensuring there is consistency in execution as it relates to our Reference Architecture and Technology Road map.
Provide expert input towards the evolution of the Reference Architecture and Technology Road map.
Compile project scoping and budgeting to secure necessary funding of business initiatives.
Actively participate in industry organizations and bring that knowledge to bear within Rogers Sports & Media.
Managing multiple tasks of varying complexities, meeting deadlines, and working well under pressure, along with proven analytical and creative problem-solving abilities.
What you will bring...
Experience with Arista, Cisco, Cisco-Meraki network fabric is considered a requirement.
Experience with IIS, Citrix ADC/NetScalar, NGINX load balancing technologies is considered an asset.
Advanced knowledge of the OSI model and networking concept (WAN/LAN/WLAN, VLAN/VRF environments).
Experience in python programming and maintaining Juniper SRX Firewalls, VPNs and related security appliances/software.
Experience in designing and maintaining Software Defined Network (SDN).
Advanced expertise of enterprise data center environments, concepts, and technologies.
Advanced knowledge of Routing Protocols OSPF, EIGRP, ISIS, BGP.
Advanced knowledge of layer 2/3 switching frameworks, STP, vPC, LACP, MLAG, VxLAN, MLaG, VTEP.
Advanced knowledge of IDS/IPS, ACLs, NATs, SSL/TLS and IPSEC VPNs.
Advance knowledge in diagnosing complex network performance issues and working with Network Monitoring systems.
In depth understanding of information security standards and best practices.
Experience in NTP, PTP timing protocols and implementation.
Experience with conducting Root Cause Analysis on major incidents and coordinating and executing follow-up actions.
Experience with Incident, Change and Problem Management procedures, preferably in an ITIL driven environment.
Experience with Arista Cloud Vision or Cisco Nexus Dashboard Fabric is highly desirable.
Proven problem-solving skills, service-oriented and solution driven.
Excellent verbal and written communication and consensus-building skills.