IT Network Specialist


Offre publiée le 2023-01-18


Job description

Role and Responsibilities

If you’ve taken a plane to any destination in the world, chances are, your pilot was trained by CAE. With its strong customer focus, the Information Technology and Digital Accelerator teams is dedicated to elevating the training experience to make pilots the best they can be.

Here are few reasons why folks love working at CAE!

  • Meaningful work that drives professional development
  • Ability to enter and grow within the technology industry
  • Work in a collaborative environment
  • Be part of a high-performance team

Your Mission

As a Network specialist, you will be responsible for the administration, implementation and support of CAE’s networking systems globally, covering all CAE’s business divisions and over 100 sites worldwide.

In this position, you will be part of a global Infrastructure & Operations Team, interacting regularly with peers in other regions (Americas, EMEA, APAC).

Your Role & Main Responsibilities

  • Contribute to the upkeep of the network infrastructure and network services for the global enterprise (over 100 sites worldwide)
  • Improve network solutions and related processes applicable to LAN, WAN, SDWAN, Telephony & Voice solutions
  • Improve network solutions and related processes applicable to Cloud resource integrations (Azure, WAF, etc.)
  • Coordinate services and monitoring to prioritize and ensure high network availability and performance
  • Contribute to the planning and support of network security as well as the administration of enterprise firewalls
  • Contribute to business expansion objectives including setting up new sites globally, and integration of business acquisition sites into CAE’s IT ecosystem
  • Support periodic operational activities such as enterprise disaster recovery planning and testing as well as ongoing improvement initiatives
  • Provide technology direction and assist in the preparation of equipment justification, acquisition and IT strategy

Be an inspirational and motivational colleague

  • Share knowledge with team members & participate in various learning-sharing activities
  • Contribute to the collaborative and stimulating work environment
  • Be a change agent & Agile mindset promoter

Softskills :

  • Strong oral and written communication skills in both French and English
  • Strong problem solving and troubleshooting skills
  • Collaborates well in a team environment
  • Autonomous comfortable exercising independent judgment in performing job duties
  • Ability to interface with IT users (IT administrators and customers) at all levels

Technical skills :

  • Excellent Network skills with LAN, WAN and Core networks
  • Excellent knowledge of Cisco Firewalls, Routers, Layer 2 / 3 Switches and VLAN’s as well as Wireless technologies
  • Excellent knowledge and troubleshooting of Voice over IP solutions, Quality of Service (QoS), Load Balancers and WAN Optimizers
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills of LAN / WAN network and application performance response time
  • Knowledge of the following will be an asset : SDN technologies, Automation & Orchestration
  • Experience with physical infrastructure planning is an asset (cabling, fiber vaults, etc.)
  • Cisco Certifications are an asset

What we have to offer

  • Benefits : fully flexible for you to choose what is important
  • Retirement : Defined Benefits Retirement Plan & Group Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP)
  • Financial Perks : Employee Stock Purchase Plan & numerous corporate discounts
  • Personal and Family Programs : Physical Wellness Plan & Supplementary Maternity Plan
  • Work-Life Balance : Flextime & California Fridays all year
  • Fun at work : social and community events all-year round!

Join the engine that is changing CAE, pointing towards the next horizon of growth through digital innovations to support our customers in their success.


CAE thanks all applicants for their interest. However, only those whose background and experience match the requirements of the role will be contacted.

Equal Employment Opportunity

At CAE, everyone is welcome to contribute to our success. With no exception.

As captured in our overarching value "One CAE", we’re proud to work as one passionate, boundaryless and inclusive team.

At CAE, all employees are welcome regardless of race, nationality, colour, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, disability, neurodiversity or age.

The masculine form may be used in this job description solely for ease of reading, but refers to men, women and the gender diverse.

23 hours ago