Promoting security awareness and development.

The following job opportunity below came in from a recruiter.  It is being posted here in case anyone may be interested.  Interested candidates should contact James Seidel and Associates, james[at] or (604) 682-5539.

IT Network & Security Manager

Our client designs and manufactures innovative end-to-end digital camera based security solutions in more than 100 countries around the world. Their award-winning HD Network Video Management Software platform, a broad range of industry leading megapixel cameras (1-29 MP), open platform access control systems and video analytic solutions, deliver full situational awareness together with unmatched image detail. In 2013, they were the fastest growing company in Canada on the PROFIT 500.

Reporting to the Director of IT, our client is seeking an experienced, highly qualified and capable Network and Security Manager to be a key member of our IT infrastructure team. This role will be responsible and accountable for supporting key aspects of their corporate infrastructure and ensuring that the underlying multi-site infrastructure is available.

Scope of Role / Prime Accountabilities (includes but is not limited to):
  • Security, IPS / IDS
  • Network Access Control; Advanced Persistent Threat Management
  • MPLS / VPLS, QoS, DMVPN technologies
  • Penetration testing, vulnerability assessments
  • Cisco VoIP, UCS / CUCM
  • Escalation support
  • Data networking and network security
  • Voice, telephony, video conferencing
  • ITIL / infrastructure process, standards and documentation
  • VPN / remote connectivity
  • Infrastructure Project Management
  • Data center
  • Disaster recovery (including DRP planning and testing)
  • Infrastructure project management
  • Ensure required high availability of all corporate IT infrastructure
  • Ensure existing infrastructure supports organizational business requirements
  • Drive continuous improvement and best practice administration and support of key assigned corporate IT infrastructure areas
  • Ensure formal SLA’s that meet business requirements are adhered to 
  • Ensure incident response and management protocols and process are effectively and consistently followed
  • Act as tiered support for high-severity and business impacting infrastructure issues; Act as backup at times for other team members
  • Ensure high quality on time completion of all infrastructure projects, support services and verbal commitments; Provide effective oral and written project status updates and presentations
  • Ensure disaster recovery plans and solutions are in place and kept up-to-date
  • Lead by example and ensure required work performance
  • Ensure effective ITIL infrastructure process and policies are adhered to
  • Drive effective coordination
  • Deploy, configure and update network security hardware and software
  • Assist and provide input in network security design, planning and implementation
  • Administer an enterprise class event correlation monitor
  • Deploy, configure and update network security hardware and software.
  • Monitor network security devices performance, analyze data flow to identify issues and make recommendations
  • Participate in network security incident response team
  • Provide support and resolution of network security problems on the LAN/WAN, troubleshoot and fix advanced network related issues in collaboration with other teams
  • Implement and maintain fail proof infrastructure security measures, systems, controls and policies to protect corporate assets, systems and intellectual property
Skill and Qualifications:
  • Degree or diploma in a related Infrastructure / IT area or discipline
  • Minimum 8-10 years’ experience as a successful Network & Security professional in complex multi-site corporate infrastructure environments
  • In-depth experience with broad scope of IT infrastructure domain areas and technologies; A highly effective hands-on practitioner with clear track record of successful delivery
  • Proven ability to evaluate and implement scaled network and security solutions in a global organization
  • ITIL, Cisco CCNP, CISSP certified
  • Experience with wireless technologies
  • Experience with configuring and troubleshooting routers, switches and protocols including BGP, EIGRP, OSPF and Layer 2 switching
  • Experience with network management and analysis tools
  • Proven ability to work effectively in a fast paced environment and achieve timely results and outcomes
  • Experience in a manufacturing environment would be an asset
  • Some travel may be required

This entry was posted in Industry and posted on February 3, 2015