Network Engineer

Job Outline

The Network Engineer supports a robust and secure network systems at ABM and the other internal companies while implementing best practices with a focus on data access and security. This is an intermediate to senior level role which requires extensive experience and proven problem-solving skills with implementing network configurations, performance issues, network monitoring and configuring of security systems such as firewalls.

Key Duties and Requirements:

  • Strong process and business skills within an IT service-based environment
  • Superior troubleshooting and problem-solving abilities
  • Experience with WAN technologies such as MPLS, LAN Extensions and IPSEC tunneling
  • Strong overall knowledge of datacenter and WAN environments
  • Extensive experience configuring and managing network equipment and connectivity such as firewalls, switches/routers, VPN, VoIP, data and Wi-Fi. Specifically, FortiGate, SonicWall, & Aruba
  • Experience and/or knowledge of dynamic routing, OSPF, BGP
  • Experience and/or knowledge with network redundancy, High Availability, and failover methodologies
  • Must be a proactive, self-starter with excellent interpersonal skills as well as strong oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to multitask as part of a dynamic services team
  • Strong service delivery and relationship management skills
  • Must have the ability to effectively resolve Incidents, propose and complete problem remediation and operate in a cross functional team-oriented environment
  • Overtime and on-call work as required. May occasionally be required to work extended hours to support project work and external clients

Education and Experience:

  • Diploma or degree from a post-secondary institution with a concentration in Information Technology & Networking, or equivalent experience
  • 5+ years operational experience with network technology support, TCP/IP, VPN, Switches, Routing/ Routers, Firewall technologies
  • Experience managing to Service Level Agreements
  • Knowledge of Windows and Linux Operating Systems
  • Experience with cloud-based solutions is desirable
  • Operational support in a 24x7 environment.
  • Change, Incident, and Problem Management
  • Hands-on configuration experience working with security appliances (Firewalls, IDS, VPN appliances, Anti-Spam, Anti-Virus, etc.)
  • Experience providing network support to internal operations and external client systems.
  • Current Network Certifications would be considered a strong asset

We are supportive of workforce diversity and encourage internal/external applications from all qualified individuals. We thank all candidates for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


Dartmouth, NS

Position Type

Full Time

Date Posted: January 22, 2021