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Sr Network Engineer in Toronto

at Spin Master Careers

Date Posted: 5/30/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Senior Network Engineer – Toronto

Are you a kid at heart looking to build a career with a leading global children's entertainment company?

At Spin Master, our unwavering commitment to open mindedness, integrity and innovation is a great part of what has made us an industry leader. How do we stay ahead of the pack? By hiring the best and brightest minds—and that’s why we want you!

What’s it like to work here?

Spin Master is a fast-paced, hands-on organization that provides many great opportunities for impactful decision-making; though our challenging start-up atmosphere isn’t for everyone, we have a proven record of opportunities for future advancement and internal transfers for our passionate and results driven team.

The Job:

The Senior Network Engineer will install, configure, and support organization's local area network (LAN) and Wide Area Network (WAN) connectivity globally.  Maintenance of network hardware, software, email, firewalls, storage devices, phones, security system, and workstations is required.  This position will ensure the IT infrastructure is seamlessly available 24 hours a day and that all corporate data is secure and backed up on a regular basis.

What we can expect from you:

  • Responsible for the day-to-day delivery of services as they pertain to the areas of the network, phones, email, internet, and computer support
  • Design implement and maintain the IT infrastructure which includes servers, virtual environment, SAN (Storage Attached Network), independent MAC storage, switches/hubs, firewall, VPN, file and print servers, personal computers and laptops, and miscellaneous equipment while ensuring all IT systems operate at a high level of service, performance, security and reliability
  • Design and implement network security controls in order to protect data thru the use of firewalls, web filtering, monitoring software, antivirus, and any tools necessary to secure the network. Continually research and be aware of the newest tools and threats in the industry and implement and maintain a disaster recovery approach that includes backup, recovery, and system availability according to requirements
  • Manage software and hardware support contracts and work with corporate IT leadership to ensure the contracts are budgeted and meet corporate standards
  • Confer with other network engineers about overall worldwide infrastructure and work in a team to implement solutions and provide problem resolution
  • Assist in the management of Microsoft Office 365
  • Other duties as assigned

Job Requirements

Who’s a good fit for this team:

  • Ability to work under stress and meet deadlines
  • Ability to operate a keyboard if required to perform the essential job functions
  • Ability to read and interpret a document if required to perform the essential job functions
  • Ability to travel if required performing the essential job functions
  • Ability to lift/move/carry approximately 25 pounds if required to perform the essential job functions

You should apply if you have the following:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Management Information Systems or related field of study
  • 10+ years’ experience managing networks that connect multiple offices. Experience with global connectivity is preferred 
  • Must have a diversified background managing all aspects of IT infrastructure
  • Experience with MAC equipment and/or a manufacturing environment would helpful

What you can expect from us:

Our mission is to Make Life More Fun with a vision to push the boundaries of innovation, creativity, and fun. From top leadership to new and veteran team members alike, everyone at Spin Master embodies our Core Values:

  • Integrity
  • Open Mindset
  • Innovation
  • Partnerships
  • Collaboration
  • Driving Results
  • Entrepreneurship

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We do appreciate all interest; however only those selected for interview will be contacted.