Senior Network Engineer

Ingram Micro   •  

Toronto, ON

Industry: Information Technology


5 - 7 years

Posted 185 days ago

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Senior Network Engineer

We are building a team of passionate and high energy IT professionals to support our Global Cloud Service Infrastructure and applications. If you want to work on challenging projects utilizing the latest technologies, this is the place for you.

The ideal candidate should have at minimum 4 years as a senior network engineer in a previous role. This position is responsible for defining the technology strategy for Ingram Micro’s Converged Network by evaluating and recommending network technologies and overseeing the acquisition and implementation of such technology. This resource will take an active role in capacity planning, defining network monitoring requirements and technology mentoring. The qualified candidate should possess excellent written and verbal communication skills. As the Senior Network Engineer, this person will also be a consultant to the Enterprise Computing organization and regional IS teams and will be viewed as the subject matter expert in the company for their area. With the objective of improving MTTR during critical incidents, the Senior Network Engineer may be called upon to lead internal resources and external partners that support the day to day operations of the organization’s core networks (wired and wireless). This will include providing oversight and guidance to protocol and configuration analysis and developing complex troubleshooting plans or approaches Our current network includes Datacenters across the globe.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Develops network designs, studies and plans; supports design, test readiness, and operational readiness reviews.
  • Building, managing and automating highly available networks.
  • Develops, implements, and manages network engineering processes including configuration management and design standards to ensure compliance, relevancy, and sustainability.
  • Performs capacity planning of the network by monitoring and analyzing network, performance and availability.
  • Proactively researches and evaluates tools and technologies, as appropriate, to the network environment, while developing solutions to increase performance and lower the total cost of ownership.
  • Performs networktroubleshooting to isolate and diagnose common network problems.
  • Upgrades network hardware and software components as required.
  • Solves complex problems with many variables.
  • Key to the incumbent's success is deep expertise in all aspects and capabilities derived from firewall, switching and routing technologies and best practices.
  • Serve as a senior escalation resource and a subject matter expert on existing infrastructure. Available after-hours and on weekends to support any senior escalation requirements.

Experience, Skills and Knowledge Required:

Minimum 5 or more years of experience in a Cisco inter-networking environment, supporting the following.

  • CCIE Routing and Switching, Security with communications focus and a minimum of 5 years relevant networking experience.
  • Experience in the architecture/design, development, and implementation of large scale Wide Area Network (WAN) architectures.
  • Experience with routing and switching concepts and technologies (Cisco ASR1000, ISR4000, 2900, Catalyst 6500, Nexus 7K, 5K, 3K and 2K, Dell Force10, PowerConnect)
  • Experience working in multisite locations and VPN/MPLS technology
  • Firewalls (Cisco ASA(5585X,5545X,5525X), FortiGate)
  • Hybrid Cloud Architectures; IaaS, Amazon Web Services and/or Microsoft Azure
  • Load Balancing (F5, Cisco ACE, others)
  • Wireless (Cisco CT5508, APs, Meraki)
  • Encryption (MACsec, IPsec, SSL/TLS, DMVPN, WEP/WPA, etc.)
  • Strong knowledge in dynamic and static routing protocols including OSPF, BGP, VRFs, PBB, MPLS, etc.
  • Fluent in English written/verbal communication

Successful candidates will join an elite team, that strives to innovate and automate, while contributing to a centre of excellence within the organization. If you are a talented, detail-oriented and enthusiastic professional who is passionate about technology and working with high performing teams, this position is for you!

Send your resume in confidence for further details. We look forward to working with you!

Job ID: 23792