IBM Network Administrator in MARKHAM, Ontario

About IBM:IBM is transforming to lead. Join the next generation of innovators, inventors and entrepreneurs who are changing the very way the world works. “IBM lives at the intersection of technology and business. This enables us to change the way the world works, and to make investments that contribute to Canada’s future competitiveness and our society at large.” - Dino Trevisani, President, IBM Canada Ltd.There is no better place to launch or further your career. Learn more about IBM Canada on our website (www.ibm.com/ibm/ca/en/) and on YouTube (www.youtube.com/watch?v=59Fva6BHIxU)Who we are:The IBM Canada Software Lab is the largest software development laboratory in Canada. The Lab’s IT organization provides high performance, resilient, secure, and cost effective IT infrastructure for multiple IBM Development teams across the country. This includes multiple architectures such as Intel, Power, Mainframe, and others along with key services such as general technical support, private cloud, source code management, IT Security management, storage, network, backups, and more.Who you are:You are a keen learner; willing to go beyond books and websites by self-initiating opportunities to gain hands-on experience to test theories. You are not afraid to challenge the status quo and drive change. The quality of your work matters to you as does improving the work of your teammates. You are looking for a career and not just a job. In other words, you want to be an IBMer. If this describes you, let’s talk.Key Responsibilities Include:

  • Install, configure and maintain network hardware, network supporting applications and network system software (OS/IOS)

  • Monitor network system performance, utilization and availability to provide a stable software development environment

  • Manage and monitor LAN/WAN/Internet services bandwidth utilization, performance, throughput and availability

  • Produce and maintain accurate network topology diagrams, supporting network systems and infrastructure documentation

The Network Administrator will be working closely with the Network Support and Architect teams, the Data Center Operations Team, Server Administrators and the Help Desk Team.This role encompasses many exciting and ever changing areas of support at the largest software development laboratory in Canada working with leading edge, enterprise class, network infrastructure including support and management of distributed/analytical network reporting/monitoring and alerting tools plus exposure to WAN/MAN/LAN and network Cloud services. If you are passionate about networking, a team player, have the ability to complete complex projects with minimal supervision and are looking for an opportunity to grow and provide meaningful support in a dynamic and exciting environment, this is your opportunity!

  • Demonstrated strong analytical and problem solving skills

  • Cisco Systems CCNA Certification

  • 2 + years proven knowledge of networking concepts/support/configuration

  • Fluent in English

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