IT Network Architect
Job Description

Network Architect consultant

On behalf of our client in the transportation Sector, PROCOM is looking for a Network Consultant.

Network Architect Consultant– job details

  • Configuration, connection and maintenance of network devices to include: Routers, L2/L3 Switches, Firewalls, Load Balancers and WIFI Access points and controllers
  • Interface with internal IT groups, as well as business units to provide effective, secure and fault-tolerant network configurations
  • Investigate, implement and/or troubleshoot network related projects and issues using ServiceNow ticketing queue.
  • Document network related topologies and workflows via tools such as Visio, Excel and Word
  • Must be available to work off business hours to work schedule changes
  • Interface with customers to complete network related projects and to troubleshoot network related customer issues
  • Interface with vendors to implement and troubleshoot network related vendor supplied solutions
  • Reports to Manager of Telecom & Network Operations

Qualifications:

  • Education –BS preferred in: Computer Science, Electrical/Electronic engineering, Physics, Mathematics, Computer Systems, Network Security Management, or other related Fields
  • 5+ years of hands on Network engineering experience preferred
  • Familiar with all protocols necessary in supporting corporate wide network.
  • Proficient experience with application load balancing, Kemp Load Master preferred
  • Proficient understanding of data center network architecture including Cisco Nexus, VDCs and VRFs
  • Proficient understanding of wireless network technologies involving controller managed access points.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong skills in site-to-site VPN connectivity and similar technologies
  • General understanding of Firewall administration, configuration, and troubleshooting.
  • Work within a dynamic large-scale environment with the ability to understand and follow assigned tasks
  • Experience with Microsoft Suite including: Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook or comparable software application.
  • Experience / Certification in Information Security a plus
  • General knowledge of Windows Server architecture, specifically regarding RADIUS (NPS) a plus

Network Architect Consultant– Mandatory

  • 5 years of hands on Network engineering experience
  • Proficient experience with application load balancing, Kemp Load Master preferred
  • Proficient understanding of data center network architecture including Cisco Nexus, VDCs and VRFs
  • Proficient understanding of wireless network technologies involving controller managed access points.
  • Strong skills in Layer 2 technologies (Spanning-Tree, VLAN, VPC).
  • Strong skills in Layer 3 technologies (Routing protocols: BGP and EIGRP)
  • Strong skills in site-to-site VPN connectivity and similar technologies
  • Experience / Certification in Information Security a plus

Network Architect Consultant- Assignment Start Date

ASAP –6 months to start

Network Architect Consultant- - Assignment Location

Mississauga, ON



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Company Overview

For 35 years, Procom has been pushing the envelope in North American IT staffing solutions. Driven by a senior management team of seasoned recruitment professionals, we have offices in 14 locations in the US and Canada and service all major IT markets.

When we started out in 1978, tech jobs were just being integrated into the workplace. We have been a part of shaping the landscape of IT in Canada ever since, placing IT consultants in major businesses in all sectors, including banking, telecommunications, and retail.

Through all the peaks and valleys of the IT industry, we have consistently done one thing: helping IT professionals discover the next chapter in their career.



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