System Designer – Network

At Solacom (a subsidiary of Comtech Telecommunications Corp.), public safety communications management is not a sideline, it’s our single focus. Our user-centric, multimedia 9-1-1 call handling and management solutions are built on more than 30 years of research and innovation in the application of advanced hardware and software technologies for public safety. Today, our 9-1-1 solutions support thousands of agencies affecting millions of lives annually. From dense urban environments to state, provincial, and national deployments, our solutions are trusted to streamline 9-1-1 call handling and management processes and enable more efficient collection of critical information in emergency situations.

We thrive on pushing the technology envelope to create leading-edge solutions for customers around the world. It’s demanding and challenging, but it is also very rewarding – and we think it helps make Solacom a workplace of choice in the Ottawa-Gatineau high-technology sector.

Key Responsibilities:
The design, prototyping, selection and integration of various components used to implement complex telecommunications systems, business applications, or networking products.

Duties / Deliverables:
Your duties and deliverables will include but are not limited to:

  • Recommend solutions to technical problems and unique situations.
  • Contribute to system architecture design and assist with product prototyping.
  • Design, plan and implement critical network infrastructure.
  • Conduct detailed analysis of defined system specifications.
  • Define system specifications and qualification tests.
  • Develop and document designs that meet applicable standards.
  • Select, qualify, and integrate 3 rd party equipment and software.
  • Write procedures and provide support to operations group.
  • Respond to emerging issues impacting our customers; troubleshooting, analyzing, and implementing resolutions.
  • Collaborate with many other technical and service teams across the organization.

Assets and Requirements:

  • University Degree in Information Technology, Electrical Engineering or Computer
  • Engineering (or equivalent experience)
  • Ability to identify and deliver quality product.
  • Network design, configuration, and maintenance experience.
  • Certification: CCNP Enterprise and/or Security and above.
  • Proficient with Windows Server 2008 and above and Windows 10.
  • Experience with Virtualization platform VMware.
  • Experience with Linux (RHEL/CentOS preferred).
  • Experience configuring and maintaining VoIP and legacy PBXs.
  • Digital and analog telecommunication protocols (ISDN, CAS, SS7, SIP).
  • Proficient in using debugging tools and techniques.
  • Language: English, (French would be an asset)

If you believe you can contribute to the success of Solacom and have a strong track record of performance in the field of information technology, we invite you to submit your resume by mail or email as we offer a competitive salary and a wide range of benefits.

Comtech Solacom Technologies Inc.
80 Jean-Proulx
Gatineau, Québec
Canada J8Z 1W1

Comtech Solacom Technologies, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and time in applying for our open positions; however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted