System Administrator / Network Specialist

SherWeb - Greater Montreal Area, QC (8 months ago)

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Under the supervision of the Cloud Infrastructure Manager and reporting to the Cloud Infrastructure Director, you will be responsible for the management and operation of firewall systems. As part of the Network team of the organization, you will be working closely with the Cloud Infrastructure team as well as the Sysadmin, Operations and Project teams.

Your mandate:
Ensure the proper operations, the availability and reliability of all networked systems (LAN/WAN, firewalls, VPN, wireless, load balancing, etc.)
Take part in diagnosing and resolving any network issue (LAN / WAN)
Working with the data center technician, you will maintain and look after the replacement of hardware and networking software (Checkpoint, Fortigate, Aruba, etc.)
Take part in the technical selection of network and security equipment
Plan, document and implement procedures necessary for platform operation and optimization
Ensure that all components have a process for backing up data
Manage data traffic flowing through the network
Contribute to various projects having a network component
Participate in the execution of any project plan related to deployments
Develop test benches to test and document changes made in the network or during the implementation of a new technology
Keep network environment stable when changes are being made to ensure technical evolution and deployment of network components
Prepare reports, manuals and other documents in your area of expertise
All other related tasks as the company and position continue to evolve

You have a background similar to this:
College diploma in Computer Science and 5 years of experience in networking, or any other equivalent combination of training and experience
Knowledge of Cisco and Dell products and networking concepts
Knowledge of Checkpoint products, Fortigate and firewall and VPN concepts
Bilingualism (English/French)

Knowledge of one or more of these technologies is an asset:
Experience in a high-availability environment
Working knowledge of OSPF and BGP protocols
Experience in a PCI environment
Experience in an ISO27001 environment
Cisco Nexus Architecture

You possess the following skills:
You have excellent communication skills.
You are result-oriented.
You can adapt quickly to change.
You are organized, resourceful and can work independently.
You are curious and like to learn new things.
You are analytical and enjoy solving problems.

You will enjoy the following benefits:
Permanent, full-time position (40 hours per week)
Flexible schedule
Competitive wages
Attractive group insurance plan
Retirement savings plan

… And much more: use of the latest technologies, ongoing training, employee assistance program (EAP), retirement savings plan, employee referral program, monthly team activities, discounts at a fitness center, etc.

Entry date: as soon as possible

Looking for a fulfilling job and an opportunity to make your mark in this rapidly growing industry? We want to discuss your possible future as a member of our energetic team!