CloudOps Engineer (Network Engineer)


BlueCat Networks logo
BlueCat Networks
Apply now Apply later

Posted 1 month ago

Have you heard of BlueCat?  We’re one of those hidden gems that’s been disrupting the market as a key player in the rapidly growing space of Adaptive DNS. We harness the power of DNS to provide secure, centralized network infrastructure to some of the world’s biggest brands and enterprises like Facebook, Apple, Dell, and SAP so that employees can access the computing resources they need, when they need it. After years of experience, we moved into the security market, leveraging that goldmine of DNS data to help organizations protect their internal networks.  Right now you’re thinking ‘Great, so why is that interesting to me?’ Here’s why:  BlueCat occupies an incredibly strategic and valuable real estate on corporate networks – the ‘first step’ taken when any device, application or service connects to a network. We literally own the intersection of digital business and cybersecurity – and that translates into incalculable opportunities for innovation and growth. 
BlueCat is looking for a full-time CloudOps Engineer (Network Engineer) in Toronto.
CloudOps Engineers (Network Engineers) will design, deploy, build and manage BlueCat's internal private cloud infrastructure and create all the tooling and automation needed to enable our teams and give our customers a top-drawer experience. Additionally, you will work closely with internal stakeholders to find and implement solutions to business challenges. The most important aspect of this team is that we're never satisfied with status quo, we continually learn, adapt and extend. BlueCat is an agile shop, so we expect you to Get Sh!t Done by experimenting, failing, learning and most importantly, pushing forward. 
BlueCat is a highly collaborative place to work, we support, thank and congratulate each other. The primary responsibility of the CloudOps Engineer (Network Engineer) is to make sure our private cloud infrastructure and supporting services are available, secure and performant. Skills we rely on to accomplish this include:
- Understanding of basic networking concepts and protocols including BGP, OSPF and Cisco IOS; - Experience managing highly converged infrastructure and SDN network technologies such as Leaf & Spine, Cisco ACI, eVPN and VMware NSX - Experience configuring and troubleshooting VMware ESXi and related tools - Solid scripting skills using bash, python, Go, PowerShell and other languages - Experience using Active Directory, WSUS, LDAP - Experience and drive to define reproducable infrastructure as code, using tools like Terraform, CloudFormation, Ansible, Puppet, and SaltStack; - Understanding of tools and principles to implement monitoring, change control and incident response; - Attention to security and reliability, desire to work with others and maintain clear and useful documentation and runbooks This job might be for you if you: – Have supported a mission-critical production environment as part of a team providing 24x7x365 support - Have at least a few years' experience in an operational role, whether that be DevOps, SRE or traditional network/server management. - Are comfortable communicating with people at all levels of the company who are spread all over the world. - Have a passion for learning about technology and solving problems creatively and collaboratively - Can write code in any language: python, ruby, java, shell scripting, whatever (ideally in multiple languages)
You're practically a shoe in if you: - Are proactive to identify and resolve development and customer problems. - Have achieved mastery of Linux server operating environments. - Have worked on a multi-site, hybrid production environment spanning across VMware infrastucture, public cloud such as AWS / GCP, and containerized workloads. - Believe in collaboration and building solutions that are adaptable and reproduceable BlueCat’s core values are: Curiosity - We care and inquire about the challenges and needs of our customers. Clarity - We keep communication crisp, clear, and responsive. Collaboration - We win with each other, never alone. Transparency - We ensure all relevant information is available – no questions are off limits. Ownership - We are responsible and accountable for getting things done.  What you’ll get from us:  Fast growth for BlueCat means fast growth for you! With the world’s biggest and hottest logos as our clients, we are a well-established business that still operates with the fun culture of a start-up. We get to work hard and still have all the fun without all the risk! Experienced leaders make sure we keep going to the moon and beyond.  While we’re growing together, we’ll have your back with solid compensation/bonuses, education budgets, corporate discount for gym memberships for you and your family, daily discounted breakfasts and lunches catered from all over the city, record breaking sales quarters, team and company socials, choice of hardware, flexible hours, hackathons, and a company culture that values curiosity, clarity, collaboration, transparency and ownership. All this in a beautiful office in Toronto, with easy access to transit on the Yonge line.  Joining BlueCat means you’ll be joining a company that’s been certified as a Great Place to Work for the fifth year in a row! In addition to that, we’ve been included in the 2020 lists for the Best Workplaces for Inclusion and Best Workplaces for Women.  If you’re as excited about the future of our company as we are, we would love to hear from you! 
Accommodations will be provided throughout the recruitment, hiring and employment process in accordance with the AODA and the Ontario Human Rights Code.
Job tags: Ansible AWS Bash CloudFormation GCP Go Java LDAP Linux Puppet Python Ruby Terraform VMware
Job region(s): North America
Share this job: