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Network Designer

Department name: Information Technology
Business unit: TOPS
Position ID: J0522-1257

A little about us

What we do at Shaw matters - in a world where being connected has never been more critical, we bring the best wireline and wireless technology and solutions together to create exceptional customer experiences. Every day we help millions of Canadians live their best-connected lives through the strength, capacity and combined power of our Fast LTE and Fibre+ networks.At Shaw we say we’re brighter together, and we believe it’s the diverse mix of brilliant people here that really makes us shine. When you join our team, you’ll see we are so much more than just a company. Shaw connects you with limitless opportunity, an incredible culture, career development and a great benefits package. We are a friendly, collaborative group, and we have a lot of fun finding new ways to delight our customers.Come dream bigger and brighter with Shaw.

The role

Every day we enable our people to do their best work. We are seeking a talented Network Designer to join our Technology Strategy and Network team. Reporting to the Manager, Network Design & Data Integrity, the Network Design II role is responsible for reconciling and designing various technology work demands.

A typical day

• Reconciling data related to various technology work demands
• Designing layer 2/3 technology work demands. Under supervision of senior Team members
• Ensuring information is accurate within documents, resourse inventory and ticketing systems (i.e. Netdoc/Netcracker, Servicenow)
• Perform cable modem technology node toggles within resource inventory
• Follow up on pending technology demands
• Clearing issues raised against your work
• Perform project related audits/updates on various infrastructure information
• Various other responsibilities as required

Your skills/experience

• High attention to detail
• Accelerated learner
• Ability to multi-task and prioritize work
• Ability to work in a dynamic/changing environment
• Excellent communication skills (Written and Spoken)
• Proven people skills
• Good organizational skills
• Post secondary education in a related technical discipline or equivalent experience
• CCNA certification
• 1-3 years of experience with any of DOCSIS-CMTS,telephony/video transport, MPLS, SONET, DWDM, WIFI design concepts is preferred.
• Documentation creation & management
• Knowledge of Microsoft Office ie: Outlook, Excel, Word, Visio.
• Comfortable using various ticketing systems (i.e. Service Now) and OA&M tools.(i.e. SAM, Puddy, Netsmart)
• Work independently with some guidance/supervision
• Maintain positive relationships within your Team and other Teams within Shaw’s Technology organization
• Efficient, diligent work ethic
• Positive Attitude when faced with demanding situaions

Other details

• This position requires the successful completion of a criminal and credit background check
• As a condition of employment, all new employees will be required to provide proof of full vaccination with a federally approved COVID-19 vaccine (or proof of a valid exemption)

Posting closing date: May 27, 2022

At Shaw, we believe diversity and inclusion are integral to the continued growth and success of our entire company. We believe diversity and inclusion enhances our Company’s culture and creates a sense of belonging where people feel comfortable bringing their true selves to work. This in turn promotes innovation through harnessing the variety of experiences, thoughts, and perspectives our employees have to offer. We encourage applications from all qualified individuals, regardless of race, gender, age, or any other identifying characteristic.

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We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only selected candidates will be contacted. No telephone calls or agencies, please.