Infrastructure Engineer


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Why this is the right opportunity for you BlueCat is the Adaptive DNS™ company. The company’s mission is to help the world’s largest organizations thrive in a complex, hybrid cloud world, from the edge to the core.  To do this, BlueCat re-imagined DNS. The result – Adaptive DNS™ – is a dynamic, open, secure, scalable, and automated resource that supports the most challenging digital transformation initiatives, like adoption of hybrid cloud and rapid application development.   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. That translates into incalculable opportunities for innovation and growth. To capitalize on it, we just need the right people.  BlueCat is looking for a full-time Infrastructure Engineer in Toronto.  Our Infrastructure Engineers will design, build, deploy, 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, we expect you to experiment, fail, learn and most importantly, push forward.  Your day-to-day duties will include:·        Designing and building our next generation private cloud using a multi-datacenter, highly distributed approach for networking, storage, and compute resources to maximize performance and scalability, including the occasional in-person trip to our datacenter.·        Deploying configuring and patching ESXi servers, switches, firewalls, and other systems within our private cloud.·        Configuring monitoring systems to provide visibility on performance and availability of infrastructure and core services running on our private cloud.·        Managing accounts and access control policies to enable users to access resources securely.·        Assisting teams to deploy services and workloads using vCenter and tooling such as Gitlab, Python and Terraform.·        Troubleshooting and resolving faults and performance issues within the environment as they arise. Skills and Experience Required:·        Have at least a few years' experience in an operational role, whether that be DevOps, SRE or traditional network/server management. ·        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 reproducible infrastructure as code, using tools like Terraform, CloudFormation, Ansible, Puppet, and SaltStack.·        Can write code in any language: python, ruby, java, shell scripting, whatever (ideally in multiple languages) ·        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 What you’ll get from us: Fast growth for BlueCat means fast growth for you! 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, team and company socials, choice of hardware, flexible hours, hackathons, and a company culture that values curiosity, clarity, collaboration, transparency and ownership.  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 Bash CloudFormation Gitlab Go Java LDAP PowerShell Puppet Python Ruby Terraform VMware
Job region(s): North America
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