Reference #: 6003
Location: Nunavut
Type: Sub-contract

Donna Cona Inc. is currently seeking a Senior Data Communications Administrator, for one of our key clients.

The successful candidate will have the following profile:

  • Knowledge around fibre optic network terminology and troubleshooting
  • 7+ years of experience as a Data Communications Administrator;
  • Able to configure, deploy, and administer a large enterprise network environment;
  • Install, configure, and maintain Cisco Network hardware: Cisco ISR 4300’s, Nexxus 9K, Catalyst series, ASA firewalls, and WLC 5500’s;
  • Capable troubleshooting techniques and root cause analysis skills required;
  • Able to work in a team environment as well as independently. Able to work in high demand situations where key decisions may affect business continuity;
  • Technical leadership skills will be an asset;
  • Excellent writing and documentation skills required; and
  • High level of organizational skills.

Responsibilities include:

  • Provide a high level of experience in Network maintenance, planning and implementation in a large WAN environment. Experience in satellite technology and service delivery is an asset;
  • Provide a high level of experience in Network implementation, troubleshooting and support in a large distributed LAN/MAN/WAN environment, utilizing Ethernet over various last mile technologies including Cisco switching/routing/wireless and Firewalls;
  • Installation, maintenance and configuration of various networking hardware;
  • Configuration, maintenance, and optimization of the client’s network monitoring solutions, Solarwinds, Cisco PRIME and Cisco ACS/ISE;
  • Support of enterprise WAN acceleration hardware. Experience with Allot units will be an asset;
  • Support content filtering solutions: Cisco Firepower, Symantec BlueCoat, and Zscaler;
  • Provide mentorship and elevated support (Tier 3) to Tiers 1 and 2 technicians, regional technicians and a variety of end user departments specifically in support of these client production applications and programs;
  • Provide communities with phone or remote support using administration tools provided by the client.
  • Communicate with third party vendors and developers of applications, programs and operating systems used by the client;
  • Create technical documents and edit and test vendor provided documentation;
  • Provide expertise on identified internal IM/IT projects relating to the client IT infrastructure;
  • Contribute to the post mortem analysis following any assigned project completion; and
  • Provide recommendations to improve and enhance the client Network environment both technically and procedurally.
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