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Network Administrator

Requisition #2359503
Job LocationCanada-British Columbia-Coquitlam
Job StreamInformation Technology
Site LocationGreat Canadian Gaming Corp. Corporate Head Office
Job TypePermanent, Full-Time
Number of Positions1
Posting Date12-Jul-2021
Expiry Date30-Oct-2021
Travel RequiredNot Required
Educational RequirementsN/A
Languages RequiredEnglish
Job Description

Are you looking to join a high performing IT team? Are you a network wizzard with a passion for exceeding expectations of both internal and external guests? Great Canadian's Shared Services Office is currently on the lookout for a vibrant and service oriented Network Administrator to join our team in BC.  Under the direction of the Network Manager, this position is responsible for overseeing all Internet Services, LAN, WAN and WLAN infrastructure primarily in the British Colmbia region.  The ideal candidate should be able to deploy, configure, maintain and monitor all active network equipment in order to ensure smooth network operation. Ensures adherence to all policies and procedures while contributing to a safe and welcoming work environment for all employees.


 You can expect to apply your analytical skills and qualifications through the following key accountabilities: 

  • Responsible for overall performance and availability of assigned network infrastructure
  • Responsible for the overall physical network cabling including standards and general health of the cabling environment.
  • Design, implementation and support of enterprise LAN/WAN and wireless Infrastructures.
  • Monitor network performance (availability, utilization, throughput, and latency) and perform vulnerability testing.
  • Provide technical consultation to the business and IT management regarding LAN/WAN and wireless Infrastructures.
  • Maintain strong understanding of the business services directly or indirectly supported by assigned systems, ensuring alignment in priorities through customer dialogue
  • Demonstrate technical leadership by leading technical teams and mentoring staff
  • Create strong documentation, processes and automation to multiply operating effectiveness
  • Configure firewalls, load balancers, proxies and other network equipment and provision of network services.
  • Install, configure and maintain network hardware, for example, Cisco routers/switches, Palo Alto Firewalls and Aruba Wireless Controllers.
  • Provide 2nd and 3rd level technical support,
  • Manage network security tools, e.g., firewall, anti-virus and intrusion detection systems
  • Evaluate, plan, implement, upgrade, secure, monitor and maintain assigned systems.
  • Develop testing strategies to ensure infrastructure changes are successful and perform system testing as required
  • Develop change requests including implementation, communication, testing and back out plans.
  • Identification of opportunities and proposal of solutions for continuous improvement
  • Maintain documentation and provides reports on maintenance contracts, SLAs and warranty information on of network assets
  • Establish and maintain IT processes supporting network administration and network assets.
  • Follow IT policies and procedures and maintains working knowledge of utilized technologies
  • Communicate effectively with all appropriate operational departments
  • Build strong working relationships with guests and employees and vendors
  • Comply with licensing laws, health and safety and other statutory regulations
  • Perform other duties as assigned or directed

As our ideal candidate, you will possess the following qualifications:

  • Minimum 5 years of experience in IT with proven experience in the administration of LAN, WAN, WLAN and Security infrastructure
  • Post-secondary education in IT or a suitable combination of education and experience
  • Ability to exceed internal and external customer expectations through timely, effective and positive service oriented communication
  • CCNA/CCNP required
  • CCIE and PCNSE preferred  
  • Proven troubleshooting experience for O/S, application, network, workstation and laptop technologies
  • Valid Class 5 Drivers License and access to reliable transportation; travel to our properties in the Vancouver Lower Mainland area is required

If this sounds like a GREAT opportunity for you, we invite you register your interest. If your skills and experience are a match for our position, our professional recruiters will be in contact with you. Thank you for your application and your interest in Great Canadian.