Information Security Administrator II
in Halifax, NS

Halifax, NS
Full-time - Permanent
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Competition Number: 1314
Information Security Administrator II
Halifax, NS, Canada Req #1314
Monday, April 4, 2022
Eastlink is a family owned, entrepreneurial and innovative company headquartered in Halifax, Nova Scotia. We take great pride in being a leader in delivering creative competitive, customer focused telecommunications solutions, and connecting our customers to the things and people that matter most. Serving a customer base across seven provinces, our advanced solutions include Internet, Mobile, TV, Telephone, Security and Automation, Data Communications and exclusive locally produced programming on Eastlink Community TV.
We embrace diversity, inclusion, equity and accessibility throughout all levels of the organization and encourage members of equity groups to self-identify during the application process.
As a collaborative member of the Network Security team, the Information Security Administrator III is responsible for day to day security operations, support, administration and maintenance of the security and network infrastructure.
  • Minimum of a degree or diploma in technology field senior level experience or combination of education, training and experience.
  • ISC2 (CISSP, Associate, SSCP, CCSP), SANS GIAC (GSEC, GCIH, GPEN) or other security vendor certification highly desirable
  • In-depth understanding of cyber security concepts
  • Strong technical skills and troubleshooting superstar
  • The ability to work on multiple projects / tasks.
  • Advanced technical understanding of networking (TCP/IP addressing, routing & switching)
  • Working knowledge of some or all of the following considered an asset:
  • Next generation firewall, web filtering, IPS, VPN solutions
  • Security information and event monitoring, remote logging, log aggregation, correlation solutions (SIEM)
  • Understanding of Active Directory, GPO, LDAP, NAC, Radius and TACACS
  • Sound understanding of security concepts behind the authentication, authorization and auditing (AAA) framework
  • Application load balancing, reverse proxy solutions and WAF technologies
  • Intermediate level of experience working in a Window and Linux environment
  • Experience working with a VMware or AWS environment
  • Experience working with scripting and automation
  • The successful candidate must provide proof of full vaccination against COVID-19 upon hire, subject to Federal Human rights law.

Why Choose Eastlink?
Eastlink operates in a culture of continuous improvement through listening, learning and adapting, which enables us to respond quickly to the evolving needs of both employees and customers. We recognize that our truly greatest competitive edge is our people and that delivering a great customer experience begins with a great employee experience. Our philosophy of developing and training our team "on the ground" not only helps to create a strong onboarding experience but also readies employees for future growth opportunities within the organization.
Get your career started with us and stay with us, your journey begins here!
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  • Job Family Engineering
  • Job Function Individual Contributor
  • Pay Type Salary
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About Eastlink

Our Story
In the early 1970s, Eastlink entered the cable television business in Amherst, Nova Scotia with a handful of employees and a single cable license. Since then, this Platinum Status Canadian Best Managed company has grown to more than 1,700 employees delivering world-class communications, entertainment, television and advertising services to hundreds of thousands of residential, business and public sector customers in Atlantic Canada, Ontario, Quebec, Alberta, Manitoba, British Columbia and Bermuda.
Eastlink has been heralded as a pioneer in the Canadian telecommunications landscape and carries the distinction of being the first cable company in Canada to enter the telephone market, and the first in North America to combine cable, Internet and telephone service in a communications and entertainment bundle.

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