Common Infrastructure Software Engineer

  • Synamedia
  • London, ON, Canada
  • Nov 25, 2019
Information Technology

Job Description

Do you stream videos to your computer, phone, or tablet?  Do you consume video from a variety of sources, watching it where and when you want?   If so, you’re the type of consumer being served by Synamedia’s innovative video systems.  Synamedia is committed to providing the world’s most complete, secure and advanced end-to-end open video delivery solution. Building on more than 30 years of expertise, the firm is the largest global provider of video solutions, trusted by over 200 top satellite DTH, cable, telco and OTT operators, content owners and broadcasters.  


We are currently looking for a Common Infrastructure Software Engineer with a background in DevOps to join our Common Infrastructure team in London, Ontario. 


As a Common Infrastructure Software Engineer you will: 

  • Build new, scalable, robust software solutions to deliver Common Infrastructure components to our customers. 

  • Develop cloud-based software platforms with integrated automation and monitoring tools 

  • Work with developers and deployment infrastructure teams in a DevOps model 

  • Operate within an Agile development environment 

Minimum Qualifications: 

  • Computer Science/Computer Engineering or equivalent 

  • Good understanding of operating systems like Linux, MacOS and Windows 

  • Strong passion for building new, scalable, robust software 

  • Experience using test driven development, continuous integration, and test automation 

  • Strong team collaboration skills 

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills 

  • Self-starter, willing to learn new technologies 

  • Develop scripts and programs to automate systems related functions  

Desired Skills and Skills you will acquire: 

  • Experience with DevOps tools, Jenkins, Grafana, Git, Ansible, Docker, Kubernetes and JIRA 

  • Experience with virtualization tools and environments like AWS, VMWare etc. 

  • Good knowledge of scripting and development languages (Python, Bash etc) 

  • A good foundation of basic networking concepts (TCP/UDP, DNS, DHCP etc)