• Network Operations Center Specialist

    Job Locations CA-ON-Ottawa
    Reference No.
    Job Category
    Service Operations
    Full Time
    Career Level
  • Job Description

    Network Operations Center Specialist


    We seek people who are forward-looking, innovative, enthusiastic and ambitious, team players, and high performers. We want you to join us in the rewarding work we do every day - join Distributel and be inspired!


    Reporting to the Manager of Network Operations Center, the Network Operations Center Specialist will provide first-line troubleshooting and incident management of network, systems and security surveillance for the Network Operation Center (NOC). This role also includes responding to all fraudulent activity within the network, 911 alert notifications and 911 call handling and reporting.


    You will need to:


    • Provides surveillance of network using all applicable NOC Network and Systems Management Tools
    • Provides security surveillance using all applicable monitoring equipment and tools.
    • Provides 911 call and alert notification support using all applicable tools.
    • Troubleshoot, evaluate, track, and manage network problems and recommend the best solutions while escalating to appropriate Support teams according to NOC procedures.
    • Facilitate and coordinate the flow of communications between the NOC and internal Distributel/Thinktel groups, as well as external vendors and third-party ISP partners
    • Provide timely Internal/External notices in accordance to incident handling procedures for network events having service impacts
    • Troubleshoot all Fraud Alert notifications using all applicable applications and tools.
    • Work independently with limited supervision while providing clear, documented activities to include customer or technical issues
    • Provide support to Change Management and BTS after hours
    • Perform handover functions to incoming shift team members/management.
    • Responsible for following, supporting, and enforcing all internal control processes and procedures
    • Driving service issues to resolution through engagement and escalations within internal and external departments and/or third-party carriers
    • Aware of all ongoing service issues with regular follow up
    • Act as the SPOC for Incidents and when required set up and pull appropriate support teams onto single conference to align restoration efforts
    • Triage of alerts and reported service issues to Operations. Perform basic troubleshooting and take corrective actions where capable
    • Provide support to Security and Facilities (track and manage access)
    • Ensuring Service Incident tickets are logged/updated/tracked/reported
    • Completion of daily/weekly/monthly reports as assigned
    • Other duties as assigned


    You will work in:


    • A Fast paced and ever-changing environment
    • Work under pressure
    • Sit for extended periods of time
    • A 365-day operation with non-standard rotational work shifts


    We WANT someone with:


    • High School diploma required;
    • Advanced technical degrees preferred
    • Previous Network/NOC experience preferred.
    • Basic level ability with Microsoft Word and Outlook
    • Various Network monitoring and management tools


    We are looking for the following skills and aptitudes:


    • Bilingual skills in French/English is preferred and is also considered an asset.
    • Must have strong problem-solving and troubleshooting skills
    • Must have strong analytical skills
    • Knowledge of Telephony and IP systems based on various transport protocols, copper, fiber, TDM, SONET, Metro Ethernet and Wireless.
    • Basic understanding of LAN/WAN networks & protocols
    • Experience with Systems (Linux and Windows)
    • Working knowledge of OSI model
    • Network troubleshooting skills (knowledge of Juniper and Cisco)
    • Applicant must have effective oral and written communication skills as well as excellent interpersonal skills, and the ability to organize and prioritize work.


    If this sounds exciting and you want to be part of a team that believes in giving their all, APPLY NOW!


    Our Values:


    ·        WE LOVE WHAT WE DO


    ·        WE DO WHAT IS RIGHT


    ·        WE PLAY AS A TEAM


    ·        WE GIVE OUR ALL

    ·        WE GET IT ALL



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