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. Ours is a fast paced, ever changing environment. Geotabbers accept that challenge and are willing to take on new tasks and activities - ones that may not always be described in the initial job description. 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.
Who you are:
The DevOps Engineer will act as a subject matter expert on DevOps containers and microservice architecture within the team. You will be responsible for deploying, automating, maintaining and managing Google cloud based production systems to ensure the availability, performance, scalability and security of productions systems. 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.
What you'll do:
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. 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.

How you’ll make an impact:

  • 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.

What you’ll bring to this role:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Technology, Engineering, or related
  • 3 years of hands on experience with PowerShell (version 5 or greater), Bash or Python
  • 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
  • Experience in successfully constructing a DevOps automated pipeline using trending tools such as Ansible, Chef, Puppet, Jenkins, Docker, Kubernetes with Helm, Terraform, Prometheus and Grafana are a definite plus
  • 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)

How we work:
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. When working from home, you are required to have a reliable internet connection with at least 50mb DL/10mb UL. 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!
We believe that ensuring diversity is fundamental to our future growth and progress and is an integral part of our business. We believe that success happens where new ideas can flourish – in an environment that is rich in diversity and a place where people from various backgrounds can work together. Geotab encourages applications from all qualified individuals.  We are committed to accommodating people with disabilities during the recruitment and assessment processes and when people are hired. We will ensure the accessibility needs of employees with disabilities are taken into account as part of performance management, career development, training and redeployment processes. If you require accommodation at any stage of the application process or want more information about our diversity and inclusion as well as accommodation policies and practices, please contact us at Click here to learn more about what happens with your personal data.
Job tags: Ansible Bash C Chef Docker Google Cloud Platform Grafana Kubernetes Linux PostgreSQL PowerShell Prometheus Puppet Python Terraform Windows
Job region(s): North America
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