Job: Network Specialist

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Job Title Network Specialist
Type Contract

Matrix Staffing Group is a SAP Recruiting firm with clients across North America. Our client, a Government Financial Service Provider, have asked us to provide them with a contract Network Specialist for their team in Ottawa.  For more information please contact a resource manager at 403-313-8994 or email


Our Client has a requirement for one (1) Network Specialist (the “Resource”) to participate in Cyber Security project(s) as a vulnerability remediation subject matter expert (SME) and participate in design and implementation, as well as support of the core network.

Position Responsibilities:

The Resource will be responsible for the following activities and deliverables:

  • Create low level design and implementation plan for Data Center Networks
  • Participate in the planning and execution of testing related to performance, disaster recovery and business continuity
  • Act as the SME for security related solutions for vulnerability remediation


Implementation and configuration of technologies involving the following:

  • Cisco ACI
  • Cisco Nexus NX-OS Mode
  • VMware NSX
  • F5 Load balancers
  • Site Selection
  • Infoblox Appliances
  • Check Point Firewalls
  • Proactively analyze vulnerabilities from vendor sources and other public disclosures
  • Participate in design discussions.
  • Produce technical documentation and perform knowledge transfer sessions with client’s employees
Position Qualifications:
  • A minimum of four (4) years of demonstrated experience in previous engagements that              involved configuring and supporting network equipment
  • A minimum of three (3) years of demonstrated experience with BGP routing protocol, VRF, VPC, VSS
  • Demonstrated experience of Cisco ACI implementation and support
  • Demonstrated experience of VMware NSX implementation and support
  • Demonstrated experience of Virtual F5 LB implementation and support
  • Demonstrated experience of integration with Check Point firewalls
  • Demonstrated experience with IPAM, DNS, DHCP and NTP
  • Demonstrated experience with DMVPN implementation and support
  • Demonstrated experience deploying new end user technologies
  • Demonstrated experience reviewing, configuring and troubleshooting the implementation of network services
  • Demonstrated advanced analytical, assessment and problem-solving skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to make sound and logical decisions and the ability to work independently or within a team environment
  • English essential, French would be considered an asset
Location: Ottawa, ON
Available: January 2021
Salary: Hourly – All-Inclusive
Apply: Please send your resume and contact details to: