DevOps Engineering

Oakville, ON, Canada

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Who we are:
Geotab is a global leader in IoT and connected transportation and certified “Great Place to Work.” We are a company of diverse and talented individuals who work together to help businesses grow and succeed, and increase the safety and sustainability of our communities.
Geotab is advancing security, connecting commercial vehicles to the internet and providing web-based analytics to help customers better manage their fleets. Geotab’s open platform and Marketplace, offering hundreds of third-party solution options, allows both small and large businesses to automate operations by integrating vehicle data with their other data assets. Processing billions of data points a day, Geotab leverages data analytics and machine learning to improve productivity, optimize fleets through the reduction of fuel consumption, enhance driver safety and achieve strong compliance to regulatory changes. 
Our team is growing and we’re looking for people who follow their passion, think differently and want to make an impact. Join us for a fulfilling career with opportunities to innovate, great benefits, and our fun and inclusive work culture. Reach your full potential with Geotab. To see what it’s like to be a Geotabber, check out our blog and follow us @InsideGeotab on Instagram, Twitter or Facebook.
What are the details of this position:
As a DevOps Engineer your key area of responsibility will be managing and monitoring the performance of our server infrastructure on the public cloud - specifically Google Compute Engine - as part of the DevOps team. You’re an IT expert in automated infrastructure management, and will spend some of your time scripting in Powershell or Python. You will be a technical problem solver, developing strategies and solutions for complex challenges and outage situations. In this role, there is also an emphasis placed on ongoing support for your solutions and taking ownership of your area of expertise. You will need to work closely with internal technical teams, such as Software, Engineering Support, and Database Administration.  To be successful in this role you will be a technical professional willing to roll up your sleeves and dig deep to solve problems with your team.

Duties and Tasks/Essential Functions:

  • Building Powershell or Python scripts to deploy, configure, and maintain SaaS solutions for internal and customer facing applications hosted by Geotab
  • Building out automation tools and working with public cloud APIs
  • Review DevOps monitoring tools and respond to or resolve outstanding issues
  • Develop DevOps tools for rapid detection and response systems
  • System level tuning and debugging in public cloud, or in a containerized environment
  • Provide technical support for engineering escalations
  • Create and maintain documentation regarding configuration, processes, security
  • Large scale log collection, analysis, and dashboard creation via Big Data tools

Experience/Skills Required:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Technology, Engineering, or related
  • 1-3 years of hands on experience with PowerShell (version 5 or greater)
  • Experience with C#, .NET Framework /.NET Core or comparable coding language required
  • Experience working with the latest version of Windows OS is an asset
  • Experience working with Linux server environments, including developing shell scripts, and working with container technologies such as Docker and Kubernetes is desirable
  • Working knowledge of PostgreSQL is highly desirable
  • Experience working with Public Cloud Infrastructure, specifically Google Cloud Platform is highly desirable
  • General understanding of network and server architecture is  a plus
  • Experience working within a Test Driven and Security Driven Development environment is desirable
  • Experience with infrastructure automation or infrastructure-as-code environments is essential
  • Experience scripting in Python and IPython is a definite plus
Why job seekers choose Geotab:
Work from home and flex work arrangementsBaby bonusHome office reimbursement programOnline learning and networking opportunitiesElectric vehicle purchase incentive programCompetitive medical and dental benefits (full-time employees only)Retirement savings program (full-time employees only)

Our Core Values:
At Geotab, we understand that the world is always changing and that we need to change with it. Geotab has adopted a hybrid model for working, including a flexible work from home program, with the opportunity to work in our safe, clean offices. Remote work is supported with cloud-based applications, collaboration tools and asynchronous working. The health and safety of employees are a top priority. We encourage work-life balance and keep the Geotab culture going strong with online social events, chat rooms and gatherings. Join us and help reshape the future of technology!
Geotab encourages applications from all qualified candidates. Geotab is committed to accommodating persons with disabilities throughout the interview, selection and employment process. If you require accommodation at any stage of the application process or want more information about our accommodation policies and practices, please contact us at
Job tags: C Docker Google Cloud Platform Kubernetes Linux PostgreSQL Python Windows
Job region(s): North America
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