As the national IT Services Division of Konica Minolta Canada, IT Weapons has been delivering IT Services, hybrid cloud solutions, Information Security, connectivity, infrastructure management, and technical support for over 20 years. To simplify the management of complicated IT landscapes, our team helps streamline technology so companies can focus on their business performance, not system performance.

We believe Canadian companies need a technology partner that makes them feel safe. One who takes the time to empathize … To understand organizational goals and challenges. Client experience matters; we work for our clients and in their reality … Not ours.

We are looking for a Senior Networking Consultant to join our team and provide expert level knowledge in designing and implementing Network solutions for our clients. Client satisfaction is core to our business, as a Senior Consultant you will leverage your outstanding technical expertise and superb communication skills to “wow” our clients from end to end on each engagement. You will be working in a fast paced, highly collaborative, challenging, and supportive environment.

What You’ll Be Doing

  • End to end design, delivery and documentation of innovative networking solutions
  • Act as an escalation point for all networking issues as required
  • Assist the Sales team with developing Statements of Work and proposals including solution overviews, consulting estimates, hardware requirements, software/license requirements
  • Participate in client meetings in order to help sell ITW products and solutions
  • Spearhead research & development (R&D) initiatives
  • Provide input for the future of the technology practice (evaluating vendors, products, solutions, etc.)
  • Complete weekly timesheets

Who You Are

  • An SME in networking, who maintains their level of expertise by participating in trainings and maintaining certifications
  • Supportive team player with a strong team-first mentality and mentoring qualities
  • Able to handle multiple assignments, manage priorities, and meet strict deadlines
  • Organized and adaptable to varied and dynamic problems
  • Highly motivated with unwavering integrity
  • A strong communicator, with an ability to show empathy

What You Need

Implementation and design experience with Networking and Firewall technologies including (but not limited to):

  • Networking and Firewall Technology: Cisco Routers, Switches (Catalyst, Meraki and Nexus), Fortinet & Cisco Firewalls
  • Private and Public cloud (Azure/AWS) multi-tenant networking (VRFs)
  • VLANs and dynamic routing protocols (OSPF, EIGRP, BGP, etc.)
  • SD-WAN: Fortinet, Cisco
  • Load balancing technology: Citrix ADC/NetScaler, Azure load balancer
  • Expertise with regards to protocol redistribution and metric manipulation
  • WAN and VPN technologies (MPLS, L2 WAN, DMVPN, IPSec VPN, etc)
  • Unified Communications and Managed Voice (Cisco)
  • Network monitoring systems (SNMP, Syslog, NCM, PRTG)
  • Python / PowerShell scripting
  • Microsoft Office Suite including Visio
  • Cloud VOIP
  • CCNA

What We Offer

  • A collaborative, transparent, and engaging culture, working with awesome technology!
  • Competitive salary and performance-based variable compensation
  • Paid Professional Development time
  • Plenty of vacation and personal days
  • Flexible work options
  • Lucrative employee referral program
  • Employee benefits including RRSP matching and WorkPerks (corporate discounts on travel, fitness programs, and shopping!)
  • Vibrant social crew to organize team events, fundraising, and community initiatives
  • Endless opportunities to learn and grow
  • Fully equipped gym facilities
  • Rec room with pool table, foosball, and video games

Have a passion for technology and people? Join a leading Canadian IT organization with the international recognition and put your talents to the test in this exciting and challenging role – Apply now!