Multimatic is a privately held, global enterprise supplying engineered components, systems and services to the automotive industry. The company’s core competencies include the development and manufacture of complex mechanisms and body hardware, suspension systems and body structural components as well as the design, engineering and development of light weight composite automotive systems.
Multimatic's IT group is located in Markham, Ontario, and we are currently seeking a Senior Network Administrator, who will be reporting to the Global Technical Services Manager.
65 Allstate Parkway
Provide 2nd / 3rd level network infrastructure support to globally located technical teams
Develop, design and implement LAN/WAN solutions at an enterprise level
Conduct research and provide solutions to enhance the network infrastructure using merging network products, services and standards
Assess network risks and zero downtime contingency planning
New network hardware installation / configuration within our global network infrastructure
Oversee network carrier relationships including contract renewals
Manage network hardware inventory ensuring life cycle refreshes on a global level
Design and manage global WIFI network infrastructure including signal surveys
Ensure 24/7 network uptime at both WAN and LAN levels
Provide root cause analysis for all network events that impact service uptime
Perform firmware / OS upgrades on routers, switches, firewalls, access points
Assist in the design of multi-server environments including IP address schemes, DNS, WINS, ether / fiber SAN switching, etc
In-depth packet / protocol level network traffic analysis for troubleshooting of complex system issues and performance optimization
Security related technologies such as 2-factor authentication, RADIUS, RSA and 802.1x
Client VPN implementation such as Cisco AnyConnect
Network monitoring tools such as Solarwinds
Microsoft technologies and protocols
Hewitt Packard networking hardware ie. HP ProCurve switches
Strong Layer 2 and 3 network skills
8-12 years' experience within an IT related environment
Excellent English communications skills - both written and verbal
Strong documentation skills
Ability to work alone or within a group
Proven customer support skills
Must be able to travel globally if and when required
Must be able to work after hours and weekends if and when required
Must be able to work rotational on-call support
Must be able to work in Canada without sponsorship
Preference will be given to internal Multimatic candidates.
Multimatic is an equal opportunity employer.
If you are interested in this position, apply by sending us your cover letter and resume. We thank all interested candidates in advance; however, only individuals selected for interviews will be contacted.
As part of our commitment to ensuring our employment practices are fair, accessible, and inclusive of persons with disabilities, recruitment-related accommodations for disabilities, are available upon request throughout the recruitment and assessment process for applicants with disabilities.