Company Info

TravelClick Inc

Network Engineer



Network Engineer


Ottawa, ON 

Employment Type:

Full Time


$95,000 per year

Job Description:

  • Designing, developing, and maintaining TravelClick’s global data and voice network architecture;
  • Identifying, researching, evaluating and recommending network tools and emerging network technologies;
  • Supporting fault tolerant and highly available networks providing 99.999% uptime;
  • Supporting and managing Internet/WAN/LAN/WLAN, Voice and Network Security supporting all data centers and corporate offices;
  • Ensuring that Network and Systems security guidelines adhere to CISP and PCI compliance standards;
  • Conducts periodic security audits, risk assessments, penetration and high availability testing across all TravelClick sites and datacenters;
  • Responsible for Change Management and Incident Management for Network infrastructure;
  • Providing project oversight and technical leadership in satisfying implementation milestones;
  • Documenting and establishing requirements, perform needs assessments and proposal development;
  • Maintaining overall inventory of network devices to allow for tracking of service dependencies, maintenance contracts and device service life;
  • Developing and evaluating inventory of network circuits, maintain provider relationships, establish escalation process and manage overall terms and costs.
  • Assessing the viability of the communication system networks and implementing changes in order to optimize capabilities of related hardware and software;

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor of Science (BS) in Computer Science, Information Systems or related field
  • Networking Certifications: CCIE, CCNP, or CCSP (Preferred)
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience with:
  • Network and security design, implementation and support in 24/7/365 environments running multi-tiered applications.
  • Service provider or enterprise class Cisco routers (ASR100x/39xx/29xx), and switches (Nexus 5000/6509E/3750/3560/2900).
  • Service provider or enterprise class network firewalls (Cisco ASAs, Juniper or Checkpoint).
  • BGP, EIGRP, OSPF & HSRP protocols.
  • SVI, STP/PVST, Port Channels, and Ether Channels.
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience with:
  • F5, application Load balancers - LTMs (SLB).
  • Cisco, Shoretel, Interactive Intelligence, or Fonality VoIP PBX systems.
  • Network management systems - Solarwinds, Orion, Ciscoworks, HP Openview etc.
  • Network management tools – Cacti, MRTG, Rancid etc.
  • Experience with Sourcefire, Juniper, or Cisco IPS/IDS security information and event management systems, vulnerability scanners, AAA, RADIUS/TACACS+.
  • Experience working in high availability, high transactional, E-commerce or similar environments.
  • Operational experience with security issues and access control mechanisms to prevent unauthorized access.
  • Experience with network scanning or capture tools such as Nessus, Retina, Wireshark, etc.
  • Experience with multicast, anycast.
  • In-depth knowledge of TCP/IP fundamentals including IPv4 and IPv6.
  • Experience with firewall/router/IPS log analysis.
  • Strong troubleshooting skills (network device (L2/L3/L4) and systems level).
  • Thorough understanding of network security aspects, common problems and solutions (ACLs, firewall filtering, IPSec VPN tunnels and Remote access IPSEC/SSL VPNs).
  • Thorough understanding of DNS, and DHCP.
  • Experience with standard network change management and configuration policies.
  • Thorough understanding of Quality of Service in a Cisco L2/L3 environment.
  • Experienced with the design and implementation of video over IP conferencing systems - Cisco, Polycom, Lifesize.
  • Scripting in Perl/Bash.
  • Experience with Operating Systems- Linux, UNIX, and Windows etc.