Senior Network Architect
in Montreal, QC

Montreal, QC
Full-time - Permanent
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Competition Number: 407860
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Req Id: 407860

At Bell, we do more than build world-class networks, develop innovative services and create original multiplatform media content – we advance how Canadians connect with each other and the world.

If you're ready to bring game-changing ideas to life and join a community that values, 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.

Critical Qualifications
  • Educational background in computer, software or electronics engineering, ideally with specialization in networking
  • A strong fundamental understanding of IP/MPLS/Ethernet protocols.
  • Excellent architectural knowledge of Bell's core networks and services
  • Solid knowledge of Bell's Network teams and processes
  • Extensive experience in working with iterative development through Agile & DevOps methodologies
  • Proven track record for collaboration and cross-domain partnering
  • Networking certification (e.g. CCIE or JNCIE) or equivalent practical experience is an asset

The Broadband and IP Core Network Architecture and Technology team, within Network's Operations Services and Core Network organization, is committed to providing reliable and innovative solutions to deliver the best experience and performance for our customers.

Supported by the Senior Manager of Broadband and IP Core Network Architecture and Technology, the successful candidates will develop the architecture and support the operationalization/engineering of new Broadband and IP technologies for Bell's Next Generation Network, which includes the NGCore, NGEdge and IP/Optical Integration initiatives. More specifically, we are looking for network architects for the following domains: End-to-End Network/Services and BRAS/BNG.

We are committed to finding and developing the next generation of leaders. This means creating best-in-class career and development opportunities for our employees.

If you're passionate, driven and find yourself seeking interesting work, new challenges and continuous learning opportunities, then we want you to join our team.

Key Responsibilities

As a Senior Network Architect, the candidate will:

  • Develop innovative BB/IP architectures to lower cost, increase robustness and simplify the network
  • Support the operationalization, automation, engineering and planning of new Broadband and IP technologies
  • Develop understanding of Bell's services supported by the BB/IP network (Internet/IPTV/Wireless/Business/VoIP/…) and their evolution
  • Support all Bell regions/networks including Central, Atlantic, West, Northern Tel and Télébec
  • Work with vendors and monitor industry trends to understand evolution roadmaps and how they can best be applied to Bell's network

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 : Quebec : Montreal || Canada : Alberta : Calgary || Canada : British Columbia : Vancouver || Canada : Newfoundland : St. John's || Canada : Nova Scotia : Halifax || Canada : Ontario : Mississauga || Canada : Ontario : Toronto || Canada : Quebec : Dorval || Canada : Quebec : Verdun

Flexible work profile: Mobile
Application Deadline: 03/27/2023

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 [email protected] to make arrangements. If you have questions regarding accessible employment at Bell please email our Diversity & Inclusion Team at [email protected].

Created: Canada, QC, Montreal

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About Bell

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.

If you’re looking to bring game-changing ideas to life, we encourage you to consider joining the Bell team.

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