VAS Engineer

Information Technology
Nova Scotia
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VAS Engineer
Halifax, NS
Reference # JG-13676

Eastlink has held the designation as one of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies for eleven consecutive years by delivering world-class video entertainment and communications services to residential, business and public sector customers across Canada. Powered by state-of-the-art fibre optic and wireless networks, Eastlink’s advanced services include Internet, wireless, TV, telephone, security and automation, data communications and exclusive, locally-produced programming on Eastlink TV. Headquartered in Halifax, Nova Scotia – Eastlink is the largest privately-owned telecommunications Company in Canada with an employee base of just over 1500 individuals. On behalf of our client, we are currently seeking a
VAS Engineer to join their team in Halifax, NS.

Reporting to the VAS Engineering and Operations Manager, the VAS Engineer is responsible for planning and engineering Eastlink’s Value Added Services (VAS), as well as for support and operation of the systems’ nodes. The VAS Engineer will also be responsible for operational activities, ensuring high quality of VAS network and services, and ensuring best possible user experience. In addition, the VAS Engineer will ensure high quality and timely VAS Engineering deliverables, design Eastlink’s VAS architecture in the most cost effective manner, as well as recognizing where improvements can be made to the current processes as the network evolves. This person will also be required to proactively interact with vendors to ensure the efficient delivery and implementation of required VAS engineering equipment.

As the ideal candidate you have at least 5 years of experience in VAS environments within 3G/HSPA, LTE and IMS technology, as well as in VoLTE, VoWiFi, etc. You will possess post-secondary education in Electrical or Telecommunication or Computer Software Engineering or a related field. Great knowledge of Linux, databases (Oracle, MySQL), experience with VMware virtualization environment and scripting (Shell, Python, Perl) will be an asset. You will have strong experience working in complex and cross-functional projects, while constantly demonstrating strong customer and user experience focus. Above all, you have a passion for the Wireless industry and enjoy learning about new technology.

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