NOC Analyst

Job CategoryInformation Technology
Position TypeContract
Application Deadline September 30, 2019
Experience Required2 years
Job Duration1 year
Education RequiredBachelors

Our client in Telco industry is seeking a NOC Analyst in Toronto. This is a 12 months contract position.
Job Description
The NOC Analyst will have responsibilities for providing end to end hosting solutions for mission critical web hosting. The individuals chosen for these roles are to be senior technical resources with a wide breadth of technical experience and expertise. As such, they are empowered to make on the spot design and operational decisions.
Duties and Responsibilities:
•             Promote and enforce best practices on solutions delivery to produce maximum uptime
•             Provide leadership to physical security and facilities teams
•             Provide consultative and professional services to our customers
•             Work with vendors for product information, pricing and support
•             Perform datacentre tours for customer prospects
•             Assist in provisioning of customer architectures
•             Research and evaluate new products and technologies
•             Design and build tools to assist in operations management such as knowledge bases, capacity planning systems etc
•             Perform quality assurance and testing to ensure production readiness
•             Excellent understanding of server operating systems (Linux, Windows)
•             Strong understanding of IP, subnetting and TCP/IP protocols
•             In Depth of knowledge in backup and storage technologies
•             Excellence in security systems such as firewalls, VPNs and IDS
•             Strong understanding of networking fundamentals and OSI model
•             Excellent verbal and written communication skills
•             Excellent teamwork and customer service skills
•             Good understanding of sales cycle
•             Good knowledge of hosting marketplace
•             experienced with Windows and open-source operating systems
•             nice to have in-depth knowledge of switching and routing
•             nice to have knowledge of SQL, Exchange, Citrix
•             Cisco CCNA, CCNP, CCIE, Microsoft MCSA/MCSE, Red Hat RHCT or other, Network+
•             Bilingualism (English/French) preferred
•             Minimum 2 years network experience in a data center and managed IT services environment
•             College or University Degree focusing on the discipline of telecommunication or engineering
•             Strong analytical and interpersonal skills
•             Ability to work in a fast-paced, ever changing environment
Other Skills/Abilities
•             Skilled in operation of MS Office, Project
•             Capable of building an informal knowledge network to assist in their knowledge and development
To apply, send your updated resume to:
Candidates must be in Canada and with valid work permit for being able to apply for this role.