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Design Specialist II ( Automation and Devops)

Reference ID: ROL03940-19

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Be a part of a transformational journey with innovative talent and leading edge technologies.

Join our team

How does the internet work? What does a programmable network look like? What really is Software Defined Networking (SDN) and Network Function Virtualization (NFV)? If helping define and answer these questions interests you then the IP Core (MPLS Core, Metro Converged Edge, 5G/4G Wireless Edge Network team is the place for you! Our diverse team of engaging and supportive members is looking add a proactive team member to help drive the evolution of the TELUS IP Core.

Here's the impact you'll make and what we'll accomplish together

You're a creative thinker with a gift for seeing opportunities when others see obstacles. You are passionate about applying your technical abilities and learning new skills to help drive technology innovation. Your creative thinking and strong organizational attributes will be an asset to our high performance culture. In this role, within our Technology Strategy (TS) team, you will collaborate closely with key TELUS architects, senior team members, business primes, across the organization to help deliver key strategic and transformational initiatives. Specifically, you will be responsible for owning, driving and reporting on platform and services roadmaps along with solutioning of networking related challenges involving multiple technologies and internal stakeholders. You will work on the development, testing, and automation of various IP core projects which directly impacts the services and stability of our network for our wireless and wireline customers.

YOU could be front and center evolving one of the country's fastest and most advanced networks reaching millions of customers.

Please note: This position require candidate to be located in our Edmonton or Scarborough office.

Here's how
    •Development of IP solutions to solve service provider networking challenges •Work in a lab environment to configure, certify, upgrade, document and troubleshoot IP Core vendor platforms •Create testing strategies using knowledge of IP protocol & performance test tools such as IXIA and Spirent •Assess features, performance, and cost analysis of vendors, platforms and services •Coordinate multiple teams to implement and trial services and technology •Communicate ongoing progress against key milestones, issues, impacts, performance metrics and risks


You're the missing piece of the puzzle
    •Known as someone who can adapt quickly, learn fast, embrace change and lead by example •Regarded as a self-starter who is proactive and collaborates effectively •Respected for your 5+ years of knowledge in IP core Multicast, TE, QOS, MPLS, L2/L3 VPN •Advance knowledge and experience with IP Routing Protocols (ISIS, OSPF, BGP) •Experience with Nokia SROS and Juniper JUNOS is an asset •Equipped with an Engineering, computer science or related degree

    •Good knowledge of SDN and NFV technology environments •Knowledge in programmability of networks (OpenConfig, NetConf, YANG, etc.)

Who is TELUS?

We're a high-performing team of individuals who collectively make TELUS one of the leading telecommunications companies in Canada. Our competitive consumer offerings include wireline, wireless, internet and Optik TV™. We also deliver a compelling range of products and services for small, medium and large businesses; and have carved out a leadership position in the health, energy, finance and public sector markets with innovative industry specific solutions.

Everyone belongs at TELUS. It doesn't matter who you are, what you do or how you do it, at TELUS, your unique contribution and talents will be valued and respected. Because the more diverse perspectives we have the more likely we are to crack the code on what our customers want and our communities need.

Do you share our passion?

At TELUS, you create future friendly® possibilities.

At TELUS, we are committed to diversity and equitable access to employment opportunities based on ability.

Posted: May 19, 2019
Closes: July 18, 2019