Architect, Network Infrastructure, Data Centers


At Bell, we do more than build world-class networks, develop innovative services and create original multiplatform media content - we're revolutionizing how Canadians communicate.
If you're ready to bring game-changing ideas to life and join a community that values bold ideas, professional growth and employee wellness, we want you on the Bell team.
Bell is making unmatched investments in our world-leading broadband fibre and wireless networks because we know they're the backbone of the products and services our customers love. If you're excited about transforming the way people connect, our Network team is the right place for you.
The Network Cloud - Network & Security team is responsible to build, develop, automate and operate Bell network infrastructure of the data centers, and to integrate an end-to-end connectivity for the services hosted on our virtual environment, such as OpenStack and VMWare.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Analyze, design, implement, support and improve appropriate network and automation solutions to support Network Cloud requirements.
  • Design, code, test and deliver the network functions with production quality
  • Implement solutions to provide end-to-end connectivity for complex service requirements
  • Actively participate to implement DevOps concepts.
  • Define requirements and specifications with internal groups in an Agile setting (Epics and User Stories)
  • Participate to the technology development; contribute to the strategy and evolution of existing services, as well as future architecture evolution around communication platforms.
  • May occasionally require to be on call and to perform off hours work.

Critical Competencies:
  • BS Degree in Engineering, Computer Science or Information Science
  • 5+ years of technical or operation experience in network or IT
  • Very good knowledge of Networking (BGP, ISIS, Segment Routing, eVPN, MPLS, ...)
  • Have working experience with the following vendor technologies: Cisco, Juniper, Arista
  • Strong interpersonal, oral and written communication skills, with a good sense of humour
  • Team player who always put the interest of the team above all other priorities
  • Strong aptitude to recognize opportunities for improvement in day-to-day work and take appropriate actions
  • Excellent analytical, problem solving and decision making skills with a strong attention to details
  • Strong time management skills and work ethic (highly motivated) to manage multiple projects/accountabilities

Additional Competencies:
  • Expertise in software development and application development with Python and Ansible.
  • Agile / DevOps / Lean / Six Sigma experience
  • Experience in building network infrastructure
  • Network certifications
  • Knowledge of Linux
  • Knowledge of OpenStack
  • Bilingual (French/English)

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Bilingualism is an asset (English and French); adequate knowledge of French is required for positions in Quebec.
Additional Information:
Position Type: Management
Job Status: Regular - Full Time
Job Location: Canada : Nova Scotia : Halifax || Canada : Ontario : Mississauga || Canada : Ontario : Toronto || Canada : Quebec : Montreal
Application Deadline: 01/22/2021
Please apply directly online to be considered for this role. Applications through email will not be accepted.
At Bell, we don't just accept difference - we celebrate it. We're committed to fostering an inclusive, equitable, and accessible workplace where every team member feels valued, respected, and supported, and has the opportunity to reach their full potential. We welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities.
Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. For a confidential inquiry, simply email your recruiter directly or recruitment@bell.ca to make arrangements. If you have questions regarding accessible employment at Bell please email our Diversity & Inclusion Team at inclusion@bell.ca.
Created: Canada , QC , Montreal
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Canada’s largest communications provider, Bell is at the forefront in delivering world-leading broadband networks, the next-generation services consumers and businesses rely on, and the media content that Canadians want the most.

Joining the Bell team puts you at the centre as we connect Canadians with each other and the world. Recognized as one of Canada’s Top Employers for Young People and a Best Diversity Employer, Bell offers a wide range of career opportunities: network engineering, research & development, customer service, IT, media production, marketing, finance and many more.

Our more than 50,000 team members in every province and territory of the country work in an environment that promotes collaboration, creativity and professional growth, while the positive impact of Bell Let’s Talk is reflected in our award-winning mental wellness workplace programs.

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