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Jr. Embedded Software Developer

Burnaby, BC
Full Time
Fortinet is currently seeking C programmers in Linux for our product development team. FortiGate is our award winning flagship product, which consolidates security platforms while delivering unmatched performance and protection. The ideal candidate has extensive knowledge with TCP/IP, Unix system APIs, and has a strong grasp of sockets. This is a great opportunity to work with Fortinet products while expanding your knowledge and developing your skills in network security.

Job Responsibilities:
    •Hands on bug fixes for the current products Development, design and test the software •Maintain, evaluate, tune and support the implementation of software and firmware products •Implement new features according to the new feature specifications •Research, investigate and define new areas of technology to enhance existing product or new product directions, re-evaluate the design and implementation of current source code •Maintain and document code using source control system

Job Skills Required:
    •Software development experience in Unix/Linux environment •Experienced programmer in C/C++, TCP/IP networking, Unix system APIs, Strong grasp of sockets and IPC mechanisms a plus •Stronghold of C and data structures required •Experience with network, e.g. IP, TCP, DHCP, WCCP, DNS, routing protocols etc. •Capable of switching focus in various situations and apply themselves to quickly learning new technologies and adopting new methodologies •Excellent problem solving and troubleshooting skills •Proven ability to deliver products with high quality and on time Linux kernel experience a plus •Experience with Python or Perl scripting is a plus

Education Requirements:
    •Bachelor degree of Computer Science, similar degree


#LI-MG1Fortinet (NASDAQ: FTNT) secures the largest enterprise, service provider, and government organizations around the world. Fortinet empowers its customers with intelligent, seamless protection across the expanding attack surface and the power to take on ever-increasing performance requirements of the borderless network - today and into the future. Only the Fortinet Security Fabric architecture can deliver security features without compromise to address the most critical security challenges, whether in networked, application, cloud or mobile environments. Fortinet ranks number one in the most security appliances shipped worldwide and more than 450,000 customers trust Fortinet to protect their businesses.
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