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IT Specialist

Burnaby, BC
Full Time

Fortinet has an exciting opportunity for an IT Specialistto join our Forticloud operation team. This is a unique opportunity to join an established team of experienced professionals to work on some of the most innovative network security products on the market.

Job Responsibilities:
  • Deployment and operation of an OpenStack-based private cloud, including measures for securing and protecting data in the cloud
  • Linux server Administration (Ubuntu/Red Hat/CentOS)
  • Network Administration (Switch/Router/Firewall)
  • Server, VM, application and network key performance metrics monitoring
  • Develop, maintain and execute tools and scripts to provide automation and self service solutions(Bash/Python/Ansible etc.)
  • Troubleshooting and resolution of Server, Openstack and Network issues

Job Experience Required:
  • 3+ years of practical administration experience in Linux (RHEL, CentOS, Ubuntu) as a server platform. Required experience with Linux operation system itself as well as with production level software and hardware
  • 3+ years of hands-on administration experience in networks. Clear understanding of modern and currently used network protocols and processes running on each of network layers
  • 3+ years of practical administration experience of virtualized environments (KVM, VMWARE, Openstack etc.)
  • Knowledge of monitoring network/server system: Nagios, Cacti etc.
  • Knowledge of industry standard protocols (TCP/IP, Apache, DNS, LDAP, etc.)
  • Knowledge of deployment automation in physical and virtual environments
  • Knowledge in at least one scripting languages (Bash, Python, Perl etc.)
  • Highly organized, able to multi-task, the ability to work individually, within a team and with other groups
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written across all user levels

Bonus experience:
  • Knowledge of Openstack is a big plus
  • Knowledge of Devops tools (Jekins, Docker, Git, Ansible etc.)
  • Knowledge of Container management (Kubernetes, Swarm or Mesos)
  • Knowledge of Software Defined Storage and Network
  • Certification for CCIE and RHCE

Educational Requirements:
  • BS in Computer Science or Engineering preferred.



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