Technical Specialist – Network Services

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Technical Specialist – Network Services  ( Intermediate )

In this role, you will:

  • Specialize in Data Communications lifecycle management services.

  • Provide enterprise LAN, WAN, Edge Security, Wireless design and support services that continuously improve the availability, capacity, performance and security of our solutions.

  • Accountable for the overall quality of the technical solutions, working collaboratively with stakeholders across business and technology teams seeking opportunities to improve quality of service and demonstrate commitment to operational excellence for all deliverables.

    Your Responsibilities

  • The Technical Specialist – Network Services  (intermediate) operates under the general direction of the Manager, Operations – Network Services. He or She has the primary responsibility for the strategic development, design, engineering, define and maintain roadmap, for Wireless LAN, Campus LAN, and WAN solutions of Economical Insurance Enterprise Network Services. Hence, expertise and demonstrated experience in these areas is mandatory

  • Lead discussions while collaborating with team members and service partners across technology to ensure the overall solution includes requirements based on business requirements and technology standards, processes and policies

  • Contribute in governance forums required for the technical area of specialty and ensure follow-up items are completed in alignment with the target data and business priority

  • Be the expert resource providing insight and recommendations based on industry and technology trends, technology strategy and experience and share direction and learnings with team members

  • Assess risk during projects and on a daily basis for the specific area of technical expertise based on the complexity, maturity of the technology, experience of the team members and criticality of the solution to the business; identify and execute risk mitigation plans

  • Build relationships with business and TS partners across all teams and work collaboratively to identify solutions and resolve any variances from stated business objectives

  • There may be a requirement to work through an on-call rotation to support production services

    Your Skills and Experience

  •  Expert in edge security for enterprise, and data center technologies pertaining to:

    • Routing and Switching: Catalyst, Nexus, ISR, ASR, Vyatta, DNA, EIGRP, MPLS, BGP

    • Load Balancing (Netscaler)

    • Security: DDoS, Firewalls (Checkpoint, Fortinet, ASA), WiFi (Cisco), VPN

    • Private and Public Cloud design, security, connectivity


      Additional skillsets:

  • Experience in Cisco Unified Communications and Contact Centre technologies

  • Certifications: Cisco (CCNP, CISSP), Checkpoint, AWS, Azure, ITIL V3 Foundations

At Economical, we all work together to come up with big ideas — then bring them to life. We focus on our customers first, we bring our best, and we’re stronger together. If you’ve got the passion and the desire to help us reinvent insurance, let’s talk.


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Economical Insurance includes the following companies: Economical Mutual Insurance Company, Family Insurance Solutions Inc., Sonnet Insurance Company, Petline Insurance Company.