Position Description :
Here is a unique opportunity to join the CGI team located in Montréal. You’ll be part of a network specialists team in the Technologies and Infrastructure, acting as network designer supporting a multitude of technologies.
The Challenges are numerous and attractive.
As a network designer on our team, you will be working on several projects within the business. This role will require communication and interaction with multiple internal and external clients.
If you have experience in network design, implementation and troubleshooting and are excited about continuous learning opportunities we want to hear from you.
Your responsibilities will include :
Establishing partnership with the client, analyzing the situation and agree on the desired deliverables;
Translate needs to solutions based on the architecture guidelines;
Analyze network requirements and their impacts (LAN, WAN and SECURITY) in the context of infrastructure projects;
Produce documentation for the proper functioning of the infrastructure (network diagrams, implementation plan, etc.) and the work of operationals support groups;
Manage network and telecommunication equipment configurations;
Interface with various stakeholders (architects, PM, internal customer, operations...) concerning projects, implementations and ad-
hoc level 3+ operations support;
Evaluate the results, benefits and quality of service;
Technical skills : Required :
Minimum of 5 years’ experience in managing large, complex networks;
Extensive hands-on knowledge in networks (LAN / WAN) and Telecommunications;
Knowledge of the OSI model and the main network protocols and services (TCP / IP, DNS, DHCP, BGP, OSPF, EIGRP, RIP1&2, VLAN, VTP, Trunking, Port-
Channeling, Spanning tree, etc.);
Thorough knowledge of the management and support of routers and switches (Cisco IOS and NX-OS)
Thorough knowledge of firewalls management (Checkpoint and Cisco ASA);
Thorough knowledge of the management and support of Wireless technologies (Cisco);
Knowledge of VPN technologies (IPSec remote access solutions to various customer sites);
Knowledge of load-balancers (Citrix Netscaler);
Knowledge of IP Telephony (Cisco);
Knowledge of authentication mechanisms (Radius, Tacacs, etc.);
Experience in producing network designs;
Experience in the implementation and support of network technologies;
Soft Skills and education :
Technical certifications (Cisco, Checkpoint, etc.) would be an asset;
Capacity to produce technical documentation in a clear and concise manner (Microsoft Visio);
Ability to implement complex business solutions and taking into account both technical and financial aspects;
Ability to organize information;
Rigor and worries to produce quality work;
Facilitate to negotiate and resolve conflicts in sensitive business contexts;
Attention to detail in respect of production;
Make informed decisions based on the elements in place;
Empower to communicate to an executive level with the various technical and business stakeholders;
Efficient under pressure;
Good skills in teamwork;
Bilingualism (English-French) is required;
What you can expect from us :
Build your career with us.
It is an extraordinary time to be in business. As digital transformation continues to accelerate, CGI is at the center of this change supporting our clients’ digital journeys and offering our professionals exciting career opportunities.
At CGI, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of ownership.
All of our professionals benefit from the value we collectively create.
Be part of building one of the largest independent technology and business services firms in the world.
No unsolicited agency referrals please.
CGI is an equal opportunity employer. In addition, CGI is committed to providing accommodations for people with disabilities in accordance with provincial legislation.
Please let us know if you require a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during any aspect of the recruitment process and we will work with you to address your needs.