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Network Engineer (Design Specialist II) - Mobility Core Network Engineering (remote)


Scarborough, ON, CA Ottawa, ON, CA Quebec, Quebec, CA Calgary, AB, CA Mississauga, ON, CA Burnaby, British Columbia, CA Edmonton, AB, CA Toronto, ON, CA Vancouver, British Columbia, CA

Req ID:  27625
Jobs by Category:  Technology Solutions
Job Function:  Network & Engineering
Status:  Full Time
Schedule:  Regular



Join our team


Core Network Engineering (CNE) is on the forefront of the evolution of telecommunications technologies.


The CNE team is responsible for the deployment of TELUS Core Network infrastructure nationally including 5G and new wirelines solutions for our customers. The team is currently going through transformation to support new networking technologies such as software-defined networking (SDN), network functions virtualization (NFV) & Automation.


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


You are passionate about development and technology. Your creativity and innovative thinking knows no boundaries. Here is the opportunity to make your mark on a strong and established team going through a disruptive technology change. Contribute to our vision of the future by supporting it with your passion for technology and your will to simplify the user experience. With your strong attention to details, you will be consistently pushing yourself to build reliable next generation network infrastructure. This is the opportunity to gain knowledge and experience in the telecommunications industry by participating in the organization's digital transformation.


Here's How:


Working (completely REMOTE) with a national team of highly skilled Network Engineers and DevOps Engineers to:


  • Implement complex IP services to support the connectivity of 4G and 5G wireless core components across the TELUS network
  • Logical configure IP Core services on network devices, including: Juniper, Nokia, and Cisco routers/switches
  • Complete services migrations, capacity augmentation and operating system upgrades on IP Core Network devices
  • Develop fully automated network deployments leveraging CNE's CICD Pipeline and TELUS's Automation Framework
  • Leverage your Dev-Ops skills to help strengthen Dev-Ops practice within CNE and TELUS





You are the missing piece to the puzzle


  • Degree in Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent
  • 5+ of years of experience as a Network Engineer, preferably in a DevOps environment
  • Hands-on experience of IP Core protocols used in Service Provider networks: OSPF, BGP, L3VPN, L2VPN, MPLS, ISIS, VRRP, etc
  • 2+ of years of experience with wireless architectures including 4G Packet core (SPGW, MME, etc) and 5G core (AMF, SMF, UPF, NSSF, etc.)
  • 2+ of years of experience with radio access network architectures and designs. (RAN)
  • Knowledge/ Experience with the following hardware:
    • JUNIPER: EX, MX, QFX series
    • NOKIA: 7950, 7750, 7450 series
    • CISCO: ASR9k, NCS 5500, ME3400 series
    • CCNP or JNCIS or NRS II level of Certification
  • Ability to program in Python and understanding of data models such as YANG / JSON / YAML
  • Experience with version control systems: Git / Gitlab / Github
  • Understanding of Next Generation Service Provider networks including SDN & NFV



A bit about us

We’re a people-first, customer-first, purpose-driven team who works together every day to innovate and do good. We improve lives through our technology solutions and foster a culture of innovation that empowers team members to solve complex problems and create remarkable human outcomes in a digital world. When you join our team, you’re helping us make the future friendly. 

We’re committed to diversity and equitable access to employment opportunities based on ability—your unique contributions and talents will be valued and respected here. 

The health and safety of our team, customers and communities is paramount to TELUS. Accordingly, we require anyone joining our team to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19.





Technology Solutions

We’re into seeing where technology can take us, so if you have ever imagined what the future of supply chain management, cybersecurity, the cloud and Internet of Things will look like, we want you to be part of the team that makes it happen.

We are honoured to be recognized

TELUS’s fastest network. 5G enables a superior experience with fast downloads and richer multimedia applications

Innovation centres across Canada that bring our team members together with customers, partners, start ups, universities, hospitals and fellow colleagues to tackle some of the biggest technological hurdles Canada will face in the near future.

Million active users logging into My TELUS per month (consumer mobility).


TELUS is proud to foster an inclusive culture that embraces diversity. We are committed to fair employment practices and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment.

We offer accommodation for applicants with disabilities, as required, during the recruitment process.