network architect, Vancouver

randstad canada
job type
$ 110,000 - $ 140,000 per year
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job details

vancouver, british columbia
job type
$ 110,000 - $ 140,000 per year
reference number
randstad canada
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job description

Do you thrive in a dynamic, fast paced environment and possess a passion for providing exceptional customer service to internal and external clients? Our Vancouver client is seeking to hire a Network architect on a permanent full-time basis. Apply to this amazing Network Architect opportunity today!

What’s in it for you?
• Leading market annual rates.
• Ability to work remotely with occasional travel to Kamloops.
• Comprehensive benefits package.
• Permanent, full-time position.

What does your day look like?
As a Network Architect, you will:
• Monitor core components to ensure proper functionality.
• Design core network expansions based on business and customer demands.
• Maintain existing core infrastructure.
• Monitor unassigned tickets, dealing with them in priority sequence.
• Document customer issues, requests, and configurations.
• Analyze TCP/UDP traffic at the packet level.
• Use script tools as needed for support and maintenance.
• Recommend upgrades and enhancements based on traffic patterns, demand, customer discussions, etc.
• Create network diagrams and network documentation for the core components.
• Provide training and guidance to team members as required.
• Maintain required reports and metrics; track problems.
• Create MOP for work activities to be performed within the core.
• Provide pre and post maintenance support including troubleshooting, updating and training.
• Maintain knowledge of current technologies in addition to researching new technologies to keep up with the industry standards and provide innovative solutions.

What technical experience do you bring?
• 5+ years’ recent, related experience (in a Network Architect role).
• 5+ years’ CCIE R&S (Routing & Switching) experience.
• 5+ years’ CCIE SP (Service Provider) experience.
• 5+ years’ Cisco ASR9K (IOS XR) experience.
• 5+ years’ Cisco 7600 (IOS) experience.
• 5+ years’ ASR1K (IOS XE) experience.
• 5+ years’ Juniper SRX knowledge (JUNOS) experience.
• 5+ years’ network security (IPS/IDS) experience.
• 5+ years’ experience with Carrier Ethernet technologies.
• 5+ years’ IP networking, Routing Protocols experience.
• Experience with Linux, Programing/Scripting an asset.

What education, additional experience and skillset do you bring?
• Post-secondary degree in computer science, mathematics, engineering or related field.
• Strong analytical and critical thinking skills.
• Flexible: on call 24/7 and able to travel to Kamloops once every 4 months.
• Strong relationship building skills.
• Ability to organize work, be accurate, set priorities, multi-task and work with minimal direction.

If you are a creative, innovative individual who enjoys resolving problems effectively/efficiently while meeting/exceeding strict deadlines, then the Network Architect role could be the perfect opportunity for you! Please contact Meenakshi Yadav with your resume at:
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