Senior Infrastructure Engineer

At Rogers, we connect Canadians to a world of possibilities and the memorable moments that matter most in their lives. Every day we wake up with one purpose in mind. To bring loved ones together from across the globe. To connect people to each other and the world around them. To help an entrepreneur realize their dream. A sports fan celebrate a special moment.

 

Because we believe connections unite us, possibilities fuel us, and moments define us.

 

As we grow our team, the well-being of our team members remains our top priority. To ensure the health and safety of our team members, including those in the recruitment process, our team members are working from home, and are equipped to do so safely and efficiently.

 

 

Reporting to the Manager of Enterprise IP Networks, the Enterprise Network Planner will be involved in a number of different projects with a focus on Enterprise IP Services. The successful incumbent will perform the role of a planner in a diverse area of engineering which includes Internet, MPLS VPN, Data Center and other infrastructure Services. The incumbent will assist in developing plans and criteria for a variety of engineering activities and seek opportunities to optimize networks. The Enterprise IP Planner is responsible for evaluating performance reports, integrating new sites / devices into networks, and ensures that specifications/plans have been engineered to acceptable standards.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Develop and produce suitable Engineering Design Specification, Engineering Planning Specification. Plan and support the defined services and products within the established architecture and security policies
  • Execute and document the necessary testing requirements to evaluate the proposed designs as well as any new software versions (laboratory, network verification, operational readiness), and provide recommendation to Network Operations for Production deployment
  • Participate and contribute to capacity forecasting and inventory management
  • Produce clear, well-crafted project plans with specified tasks, milestones, and effort required against the desired service introduction and/or modifications to existing Network
  • Provide regular project status and issues for escalation.
     

Qualifications:

  • Minimum 5 years of technical experience with a major Internet Service Provider (MSO or Telco) and direct involvement in building large communications networks
  • Graduated with an undergraduate University degree in Engineering or Computer Science
  • Vmware VCP 6+ Datacentre Certified
  • Red Hat CSA or equivalent preferred
  • Azure Associate or AWS Foundational Certification
  • Strong analytical skills with expertise in excel and access database

 

Experience in enterprise services:

  •  6+ Years of experience as an support engineer, customer facing technical service and support, or equivalent. 
  • Experience with Linux/VM Ware/Red Hat in system administration, integration, or development in the Telco Cloud environment. 
  • Experience working with public cloud technologies and services like Amazon Web Services (AWS), Google Cloud Platform (GCP), and Microsoft Azure virtualization. 
  • IP Internetworking hardware and Software (Cisco, Juniper, Alcatel/Nokia, F5, Fortinet, etc .) 
  • Understanding of Distributed Storage / Compute Frameworks related to Infrastructure (Dell/HP/Cisco)  
  • Skills in basic programming fundamentals, e.g., Ruby, Python, Java, PHP, Git, Bash, Go, etc.; knowledge of Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) 
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills; comfortable giving presentations and speaking in front of an audience including C-level executives and Directors. 
  • Certification in VM WARE/Red Hat/Cisco/Nokia is a significant asset.  

 

 

As a condition of hire, all new employees will be required to provide proof of vaccinations against COVID 19. Any request for an exception under Human Rights legislation must be supported by evidence to be considered by Rogers on a case by case basis.


Please click here to review conditions that may qualify for medical exemption to the COVID-19 vaccine.

 

 

Schedule: Full time
Shift: Day
Length of Contract: Not Applicable (Regular Position)
Work Location: 8200 Dixie Rd (341), Brampton, ON
Travel Requirements: Up to 10%
Posting Category/Function: Technology & Engineering
Requisition ID: 231979
 
Together, we'll make more possible, and these six shared values guide and define our work:

  1. Our people are at the heart of our success
  2. Our customers come first. They inspire everything we do
  3. We do what’s right, each and every day
  4. We believe in the power of new ideas
  5. We work as one team, with one vision
  6. We give back to our communities and protect our environment

 

What makes us different makes us stronger. Rogers has a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion. Everyone who applies for a job will be considered. We recognize the business value in creating a workplace where each team member has the tools to reach their full potential. At Rogers, we value the insights and innovation that diverse teams bring to work. We work with our candidates with disabilities throughout the recruitment process to ensure that they have what they need to be at their best. Please reach out to our recruiters and hiring managers to begin a conversation about how we can ensure that you deliver your best work. You matter to us! For any questions, please visit the Rogers FAQ.
 
Posting Notes:  Digital & Technology

 

 

 

Location: 

Brampton, ON, CA

Being a Rogers team member comes with some great perks & benefits including:

· Health & well-being benefits
· Donation matching
· Paid time off for volunteering
· Wealth Accumulation including: Pension plan & Employee stock options
· Generous employee discounts
· Leadership development, Mentorship, and Coaching programs

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