Network Analyst

January 7 2021
Industries Ecommerce, Multimedia
Categories Analyst, Information Technology, Networking
Halifax, NS

Network Analyst

Halifax, NS, Canada Req #1069
Thursday, February 18, 2021

As one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies, Eastlink takes great pride in delivering advanced technologies/services that connect its customers to the things and people that matter most. Powered by state-of-the-art fibre optic and mobile networks, we bring world-class communications and video entertainment services including high speed internet, mobile, TV, telephone, security and automation, data communications and exclusive, locally-produced programming to residential, business and public sector customers across Canada. Headquartered in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Eastlink operates with an employee base of over 1300 people who serve customers in NS, PEI, NL, NB, ON, AB, BC and Bermuda.

This position will be a work from home position to start and then may transition into our corporate head office on 6080 Young Street, Halifax, NS. As a member of the Internet Engineering team, the Network Analyst will be responsible for implementing and supporting various access technologies which may include Internet, Video and Telephone services. A technical problem solver who will assist with various Operations Teams responsible for our access network. The successful candidate will need to be able to program in Python and Ruby and has to be proficient in the Linux environment.

Additional responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Ensure proper monitoring is performed throughout the access network, report trending and highlight areas of concern.
  • Use data to derive solutions and make recommendations to enhance the network’s performance
  • Lead and manage the execution of projects initiated by the Network Engineering Team

The successful candidate is a strategic and analytical thinker. A team player, the successful candidate is customer focused and thrives on opportunities to take initiative and contribute to a dynamic work environment.


  • A minimum 3-5 years experience in Computer Programming, Linux Administration and Networking
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical or Computer Engineering, or Computer Programming or equivalent industry experience
  • Ability to configure and troubleshoot switches and routers.
  • Experience in programming using Ruby, Python, and other languages.
  • Familiar with a Linux environment.
  • Able to multitask and deliver on multiple projects efficiently

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.

Dedicated to reflecting the customers and communities we serve, we embrace diversity and inclusion throughout all levels of the organization and encourage members of equity groups to self-identify during the application process.

If you are ready to explore an exciting career at Eastlink, your journey begins here.

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