Job: Network Support Analyst

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Job Title Network Support Analyst
Type Contract

Matrix Staffing Group is a SAP Recruiting firm with clients across North America. We are a preferred vendor at SaskPower, they have requested us to provide them with an Network Support Analyst to join their team in Regina, SK on a long term contract. For more information please contact a resource manager at 403-313-8994 or email


SaskPower has initiated a number of Network dependent projects that require senior level and architectural skill.  Projects such as ESB, Control Zone, and Network Core Infrastructure are in need of Network design capability.  SaskPower is seeking a network resource with several years experience working in a multi data center environment to assist with high/low level network designs, implementation and ongoing support of the network.


It is expected that the successful candidate will work from SaskPower’s Regina offices and work SaskPower’s regular workday: Mon – Fri 8 AM to 5 PM.

Position Responsibilities:
  • Operate; maintain support the site/plant LAN/WAN infrastructure and associated LAN/WAN service objects and the LAN drops/access points for Local Network connected “end user” devices such as desktop, printers, multifunction printer, plotters, scanners, Wireless nodes, mobile devices, as per defined service levels.
  • Network design/architectural design support
  • Video Conferencing technical support
  • VOIP Network Telephony Support
  • Wireless Network Support
  • Expected to share responsibility with the Network Support Team to provide 7 x 24 rotational On Call Support
Position Qualifications:
  • CCIE/CCNP or equivalent education and experience
  • Cisco related certifications (CCNA, CCNP, CCSP)
  • Cisco/Tandberg related certifications (TCAP, TCEP)
  • Demonstrated record of continuous improvement



  • Experience with Cisco equipment
  • Network architecture and design
  • Migration from Cisco Catalyst 6500 to Cisco Nexus 7000 switches
  • Network Conversions from flat to routed networks
  • Data Center Interconnect, Layer 2 extension, Layer 2 Overlays
  • Application migration monitoring, incident identification and remediation
  • Concepts: VSS (Virtual Switching System), VPC (Virtual Port Channel), VDC (Virtual Device Contexts), High Availability, Active/Passive Failover, Load Balancing, DCI (Data Center Interconnect), MPLS (Multi-Protocol Label Switching), DWDM (Dense Wave Division Multiplexing), VRF (Virtual Routing & Forwarding), Layer 2 Extension, Layer 2 Overlay.
  • Operating System: Cisco NX-OS, Cisco ASA-OS, Cisco IOS, Cisco IOS XE
  • Hardware: Cisco Nexus Switches, 7K, 6K, 5K, 2K, Cisco ASA Firewalls, Cisco ASR Routers, Cisco ISR Routers, Cisco Catalyst 6500
  • Services/Protocols: OTV (Overlay Transport Virtualization), DNS (Domain Name System), DHCP (Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol), Ethernet/IP (1, 10 and 40G), BGP (Border Gateway Protocol), OSPF (Open Shortest Path First (EIGRP (Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol), HSRP (Hot Standby Routing Protocol), STP (Spanning Tree Protocol), Fabric Path
  • Monitoring: SNMP (Simple Network Management Protocol), Netflow, Packet Inspection tools
  • Management Tools: Cisco Prime Infrastructure, Solar Winds
Location: Regina, SK
Available: Jan 2020
Salary: Hourly – All-Inclusive
Apply: Please send your resume and contact details to: