Network Administrator

Date: Jan 16, 2014

Location: Mississauga or Calgary

Department: Infrastructure

Position Type: Full time

Job Description:

We are seeking a dynamic results-oriented Network Administrator to join our Infrastructure team.  The successful candidate will be a self-motivated individual capable of working in a fast-paced environment with the ability to multi-task to deliver multiple assignments simultaneously. 

Successful candidates will have extensive experience working with firewalls, routers, and switches.  The individual will provide pro-active and re-active network operations support, administration, maintenance, and troubleshooting. 

Flexibility is available as this position can be based out of our Mississauga or Calgary office.

Key responsibilities:

  • Configure and administer network systems including routers, switches, firewalls, IDS/IPS, load balancers and unified communications
  • Investigate network incidents, identify the source, determine possible solutions, and implement fixes
  • Work with vendors, partners, and manufacturers to evaluate, design, and implement or troubleshoot systems
  • Evaluate and recommend  network hardware, peripheral equipment, and software for purchase
  • Implement network security, including building/maintaining firewalls, applying cryptography for network applications, managing host security, and implementing IPS/IDS systems

The ideal candidate has:

  • A minimum five years’ experience as a Network Administrator
  • Hands-on experience maintaining Cisco routers, switches, firewalls, communications systems, IPS/IDS and load balancers

Threshold is wholly owned by DirectCash Payments Inc. (DirectCash), a Canadian public company with a full service payments offering.  DirectCash is the largest branded ATM provider in Canada, and has operations in the United Kingdom, Australia, New Zealand and Mexico. 

Become part of a team of top professionals poised for significant growth and receive a competitive compensation package including benefits and a company matched RRSP plan as well as an employee assistance program, on-site workout room and a caring company culture.

Threshold is an equal opportunity employer.

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