Network Engineer

Segment / Company: Corporate
Location: CA, ON, Cambridge
Department: IT
Employment Duration: Full Time
Last updated: 22/12/17 10:55 AM


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Our Corporate team in our Cambridge Division is currently looking for a bright, ambitious Network Engineer who enjoys team work and on-going challenging projects.

The ATS Corporate IT department is responsible for the delivery of critical enterprise-wide IT systems and services.  As a member of the IT Communications team the incumbent is responsible for managing day-to-day operations of data and voice networks to ensure the ongoing availability, reliability and security of the ATS information assets in a cost-effective manner. 

The scope of the role encompasses both voice and data networks and all associated responsibilities including:

  • Networking services such as LAN, WAN, Internet infrastructure, inter-office communications and wireless,

  • Voice services such as the selection and management of carriers, establishing device standards and device selection,

  • Security services such as switches, firewalls and mobile VPN configuration and support.


  • Provide senior level network architecture & design, management, daily administration and ownership of a large complex networking infrastructure.Must have a strong security focus.

  • Design, manage and administer: Firewalls, BGP/OSPF routing, IDS/IDP appliances, network switches, DNS, DHCP, IP Address Management, SSL and PKI Certificates, VPN, IPSec Tunnels, Wiring closets, VOIP and VLANs and load balancers.

  • Troubleshoot and resolve network related security, stability or performance issues.

  • Implement and/or evolve the networking infrastructure, performance/monitoring tools and standard operating procedures used to manage the charitable gaming network infrastructure.

  • Monitor, analyze and optimize network design and configuration to drive increased performance, availability and security.

  • Develop and maintain up-to-date system and network documentation Manage ISP communication services, vendors and service contracts.

  • Plan, evaluate, install, configure, upgrade and perform maintenance procedures on assigned servers and systems.

  • Perform hardware installation, maintenance, troubleshooting and repair as necessary.

  • Perform software installations, upgrades and patches.

  • Provide 24x7 on-call support.

  • Monitor and act upon security advisories.

  • Develop, review and recommend Network Security and Management Policies and SOPs.

  • Conduct regular log monitoring, vulnerability scans, penetration testing and system health checking.

  • Adhere to, implement, evolve and enforce structured system management disciplines and security policies.

  • Act as a project lead or advisor to Product/Project managers in the evolution of Business Systems and Technology.

  • Provide 3rd level technical support and mentoring to Service Desk and Technical Support teams.

  • Review and Approve any and all changes planned to your respective systems.

  • Keep abreast of new developments and technology and understand how this applies to our existing customers.

  • Ensure service level compliance.

  • Provide both informal/formal training to end-users and/or dept. technical staff.

  • Ensure that all business activities are performed with the highest ethical standards and in compliance with the ATS Code of Business Conduct.

  • Adhere to all health and safety rules and procedures.     


  • A post-secondary degree or diploma in a related discipline, or relevant work experience in the systems administration and operations field.

  • Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP).

  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP).


  • Three years of demonstrated hands-on network administration experience supporting a large scale, mission critical enterprise infrastructure, preferably in a manufacturing environment.

  • Expert knowledge of voice and data communications, routing, switching, routed and routing protocols.

  • Expert knowledge of security and encryption disciplines.

  • Expert knowledge of technical management processes (change control, disaster recovery planning, security administration).

  • Strong knowledge of related desktop, network, and operations disciplines.

  • Skilled in verbal, written, presentation and facilitation skills.

  • Knowledge of IT Architectural design, definition and implementation strategies.

  • Knowledge of current and emerging IT technologies across a broad range of IT disciplines, including, hardware, software, networking, operating systems, applications developmentand database management and design.

  • Knowledge of key business processes and a strong understanding of the technical requirements for those key processes.

  • Working knowledge of project management best practices.

  • Experience with the following technologies preferred:

    • Infoblox DHCP

    • Cisco and Brocade networking

    • F5 LTM, GTM

    • Open DNS, or other DNS security

    • Wan Acceleration skills, Riverbed

    • SIEM

    • Splunk

    • Microsoft PKI

    • Fortinet Fortimanager, Fortigate and UTM feature

    • Cisco VOIP


  • Why join ATS? 

  • RSP with employer match

  • Eligibility to participate in Employee Stock Purchase Plan

  • Comprehensive benefits (including health, dental, employee assistance program)

  • Special discount program on products and services including gym membership discount

  • Subsidized breakfast and lunch daily; free gourmet beverages - coffee, tea and hot chocolate. Plus, every other Tuesday is “Treat Day”!

  • Monthly “In-Chair Massage” clinic on-site with a Registered Massage Therapist

  • Ability to participate in a variety of charitable events

  • Social Club that offers BBQs and other social events throughout the year

  • Work with other bright, talented people and discover opportunities for professional growth

  • Be a part of a global organization that is a leader in its industry

  • And much more!

ATS is in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disability Act (AODA), 2005 and will, upon request, assist those who may require specific accommodations due to a personal disability. We would ask that those who require assistance to notify our offices as soon as possible if accommodation is necessary.

ATS Automation welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.



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