Oakville, ON, Canada - Full Time

Who is Geotab:

Imagine millions of vehicles driving across the globe 24/7. Next, imagine that you collected rich location, engine and vehicle behaviour data on each vehicle through a plug and play device. Our customers have the power to take this data and provide valuable insight toward their businesses because of the Geotab platform. Geotab is one of the leading telematics technology companies in the world and is focused on continuing our rapid expansion worldwide. For more information visit us at www.geotab.com.

Who we are looking for:

We are always looking for amazing talent who can contribute to our growth and deliver results! Geotab is seeking a Infrastructure and DevOps Engineer who will leverage their background in IT and systems automation to manage our scaling infrastructure. If you love technology, are an expert at scripting and process re-engineering, and are keen to use and explore the latest technologies — we would love to hear from you!

What are the details of this position:

As an Infrastructure and Powershell Developer 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. You’re an IT expert in automated infrastructure management, and will spend much of your time scripting in Powershell You will be a technical problem solver, developing strategies and solutions for complex challenges and outage situations. 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. You are keen to use new technologies and welcome a changing work environment. In addition, the successful candidate will be a strong communicator, able to articulate technical concepts to a variety of audiences.

Duties and Tasks/Essential Functions:

  • Building Powershell scripts to deploy, configure, and maintain IaaS 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 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
  • Speaking your mind, collaborating in a cross-functional team with strong engineers

  • Experience/Skills Required:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Technology, Engineering, or related
  • 5+ years experience using Powershell for automation
  • Experience with cloud computing: GCE, AWS, Azure
  • Experience with microservices and/or containerization a strong asset
  • Experience with Postgres, Google BigQuery, Linux an asset Background in Windows or Linux systems administration an asset
  • Professional certifications an asset: Google Cloud Certified, Professional Cloud Architect, AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner, or MCSA Windows Server Certification

  • What makes our staff passionate about Geotab?

    Table Tennis at the office! Bring your own bat!
    Great accommodation (height adjustable desks)
    Light breakfast served daily (cereals, bars and fresh fruit)
    Hot lunch or fresh sandwiches served every Friday
    Geotab sponsored sports teams, dress up days, fun social events
    Full medical benefits & 4% company matching retirement savings plan

    Our Core Values:

    Geotabbers innovate and seek creative ways to continuously improve. Collaboration and teamwork defines the way we work. We love being ahead of the curve, using leading technology, and being agile in every way we do business. We work hard, and we definitely  play hard. From the CEO - to the staff - there is an open-door policy for all of us to freely communicate. Geotabbers are dynamic, and enjoy working in a fast-paced work environment. We own our work and take responsibility in a true entrepreneurial spirit!

    Geotab encourages applications from all qualified candidates. Geotab is committed to accommodating persons with disabilities throughout the interview, selection and employment process. If you require accommodation at any stage of the application process or want more information about our accommodation policies and practices, please contact us at (416) - 434 4309.