network architect, Montreal

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You will be accountable for evaluation, design, deployment and support of networking and security solutions as well as virtualization environments.

Role duties and Accountabilities include:
• Plan, design, configure networking
• Provide engineering support on end-to-end problem resolution and root cause analysis in collaboration with other functional groups, business units and vendors
• Lead new service and technology introductions and guide the implementation of such into the production environment
• Document design solutions and conduct project training and information sharing sessions
• Some activities may need be performed during maintenance windows between midnight and five in the morning or during the week end.
• As part of continuous improvement approach, contribute or lead process improvement initiatives typically associated with delivery cycle times and efficiency
• Layer 3 support for production network

• Expert level hands on experience on LAN and WAN networks
• Advanced knowledge on information security systems such a firewall, IPS, DDoS prevention
• In depth knowledge of protocols such as BGP, MPLS, ISIS, eVPN
• Strong background in Linux system administration on Redhat, Ubuntu, CentOS or equivalent
• Strong hands scripting and programming experience in python, Ansible, shell or equivalent
• Hands on experience with virtualization technologies such as VMWare, KVM, Linux Containers, Docker
• Hands on experience with networking physical layer technologies
• Knowledge of Software Defined Networking and Network Function Virtualization such as OpenStack, SDN/NFV, OpenDaylight or ONOS considered a strong asset
• Familiar with alarming, logging and monitoring technologies such as Zabbix, Elastic Search, Kibana and Logstash
• Familiar with software development lifecycle principles and some of the related tools
• Interest in working in an agile/devops environment
• Very autonomous and able to work in ambiguous circumstances
• Bachelor degree in computer/electrical Engineering, or an equivalent combination of education and work experience.
• Able to lead the resolution of complex problems, involving many partners both internal and external across multiple systems or processes
• Strong technical leadership, teamwork, negotiating and technical decision-making skills.
• Excellent French and English written and verbal skills and strong interpersonal skills.
Randstad Professionals Canada
Randstad Canada is committed to building a diverse workforce reflective of the diversity of Canada. As a result, we promote employment equity and encourage candidates, especially those who identify as a woman, an Aboriginal person, a person with a disability or a member of a visible minority group, and any others who may contribute to the diversification of our workforce, to apply.

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