Network Administrator

Category:
IT
Job Type:
Location:
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

We are looking for a network administrator to join our busy and dynamic team based in our Richmond Hill, Toronto office.

Why we need you:

You’ll be joining our network team to support large-size corporate locations in a fast paced, production environment. You will work closely with the server group to provide ongoing network support.

You’ll have creativity in troubleshooting and problem solving, and eager to learn and grow in the role. Daily activities will include configuring routers and firewall devices utilizing both Cisco and Juniper, working on port security issues and conducting vulnerability assessments across the network.

Who are we looking for:

You’ll be designing, configuring and deploying network (LAN/WAN) infrastructure across multiple sites along with producing network design and configuration documentation, and perform knowledge transfer to the network engineering team. You’ll need demonstrated experience with configuring, deploying, and managing Network Infrastructure devices including, but not limited to, Routers, Switches, Firewalls, and Appliances within Local, and Wide area networks of varying sizes and complexity and within "Multi-Vendor" hardware supported environments.

You’ll be working with the team to complete complex switch and router installations along with monitoring/maintain the health of the network, routers and switchers to make sure there aren't any issues. You’ll have proven extensive knowledge and experience with the administration of Juniper Network Operating Systems (Junos OS) along with experience with administration of Citrix NetScaler ADC. An understanding of security protocols: TLS, HTTPS, SSH is also important.

You’ll be configuring and deploying Netscaler ADC based solutions in non-prod and production environments, assist in application high-availability solutions and supporting customers and users in networking and firewall related issues to ensure proper communications are configured. A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or the Engineering field or equivalent experience is important.

As the ideal candidate, you will have:

Strong knowledge TCP/IP, routing, networking and balancing along with experience with the administration and management of various Layer 3 protocols and concepts; to include, but not limited to, static routing, Internal and External dynamic routing protocols (e.g., OSPF/BGP), Redundant Routing Protocols (HSRP/VRRP), Access Control Lists and Firewall Filter/Policy implementation is important. You’ll be recommending, evaluating and piloting new technologies to optimize the network infrastructure.

What's in it for you?

The salary for this job is based on experience, so whilst we are not able to go into detail at this stage, we can say that we offer great salary packages and a discretionary annual performance bonus.

We offer health and dental insurance for you, your partner and your children (if you all live at the same address). In addition, you can join our company pension scheme. 

Our in-house training and development team deliver fantastic support to develop your skills and support you in progressing your career.

Lunch is on us and there is free fresh fruit, snacks, drinks in the office.

What happens next?

We will aim to get back to you as soon as possible. If you meet the criteria, then we’ll invite you to a phone interview and if that goes well we’ll meet you for a face-to-face interview.

The Group

The Stars Group is the ultimate owner of industry leading gaming brands such as PokerStars, PokerStars Casino, BetStars, Full Tilt, and the PokerStars Live brands, and through its ownership of Sky Betting & Gaming, a mobile-led leading online gaming operator, licenses the Sky Bet, Sky Vegas, Sky Casino, Sky Bingo and Sky Poker online gaming brands. Collectively, these and other brands of The Stars Group have millions of registered customers globally, forming one of the world’s largest publicly listed online gaming companies. This role is in the Group’s Richmond Hill, Toronto service office in the IT department.