Imagine Communications

  • System Integration Engineer - Waterloo, ON

    Job Locations CA-ON-Waterloo
    Posted Date 4 weeks ago(7/18/2018 2:44 PM)
    Requisition ID
    07182224
  • Company Overview

    Every day, Imagine Communications is delivering billions of media moments all over the world — anywhere, anytime and on any device.

     

    Imagine Communications delivers innovative, end-to-end media software and networking solutions to over 3,000 customers in more than 185 countries, including the top broadcast facilities and the most technologically advanced sports and live-event venues. Today, we’re driving an industry transformation by investing deeply in a new generation of media enabled by IP, virtualization, cloud infrastructure and software-defined networks.

     

    At Imagine Communications, groundbreaking work is part of our everyday environment.  All our employees play a vital role in our organization, helping the media industry enable instant access to moments that matter.  Wherever your skills fit in our business — from engineering and sales to service and support — you’ll find you gain much more than just a job. At Imagine Communications, you’ll gain the opportunity to contribute to the transformation that’s taking place in the way the world is consuming media.

     

    If you’re looking to join a market leader and take your career to the next level, contact us today!

     

    Imagine Communications Corp. is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, age, sexual orientation, disability (physical or mental), medical condition, marital status, ancestry, protected veteran status, genetics and any other protected group status or non-job related characteristics as directed by law.

    Specific duties include but are not limited to

    • Install, configure, and maintain IT systems and tools (NAS, DHCP, DNS, etc.) in collaboration with our IT teams. Work on a hybrid cloud environment (public and private cloud) and identify, configure, analyze, and design traffic flows and various controls and appliances as required;
    • Configure and maintain both IP and Baseband networks to allow for the seamless flow of control, multicast/unicast, SDI data, and storage across these networks;
    • Design, configure, and maintain a high-performance/high-availability virtualized environment for large-scale system validation;
    • Lead the development and execution of the System Integration Test plan containing exploratory test cases for software, hardware, and mechanical elements.
    • Liaise with R&D and PLM teams to identify system testing requirements and collaborate with the rest of the QA team to execute system level verification;
    • Configure and deploy various tools, systems, and appliances as required for CI/CD (i.e. build systems, automation framework, version/source control, device simulators, etc.);
    • Collaborate with R&D SMEs (Architecture, DEV, and QA) on the design and implementation of solutions to support the reliable delivery/deployment of products and services required for continuous integration/delivery;
    • Define, design, and implement security policies as it relates to product validation and deployment;
    • Provide support and consulting for incidents as well as root cause analysis where required;
    • Provide technical leadership, coaching, mentoring and support to members of other technical teams as needed;
    • Participate in the management of maintenance contracts and managing infrastructure projects to budget;
    • Train R&D teams, Product Line Managers, and other staff as needs emerge;
    • Document all physical/logical configurations as required.

    Qualifications

    • Bachelor Degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering or equivalent technical Degree;
    • 5+ years performing troubleshooting of large computer networks in either an IT or television broadcast environment;
    • 5+ years on the job experience with IP Network Switching products;
    • Cisco Certification (i.e. CCNA, CCIE, CCDE) or equivalent
    • Solid working knowledge and troubleshooting experience with TCP/IP, IP, VLAN, UDP, DNS, DHCP, CIFS, NFS, SMB, IPsec, and other routing protocols (EIGRP, BGP, OSPF, and HSRP)
    • Experience with various data routers/switches (Cisco, Arista, Brocades, HP, etc.), firewalls, and network management in medium to large corporate environments;
    • Experience with the following areas:
      • MPEG-2 and MPEG-4 video and audio compression;
      • Digital Video formats including NTSC, PAL, SDI, and HD-SDI;
      • Uncompressed IP video and audio data (i.e. 2022-6 and 2110) is an asset;
    • Hands-on experience with Windows Server, Windows Workstation, and Linux Installation, configuration, hardening, and administration;
    • Experience in a Public/Private Cloud deployment (i.e. Azure, AWS, or GCP) and Virtualization technologies (KVM, VMWare ESXi, Hyper-V, OpenStack and others) are expected;
    • Experience (Configuration and Administration) with Network Function Virtualization (NFV), Software Defined Networking (SDN), and Content Delivery Network (CDN) is an asset;
    • Superior analytical and problem-solving skills;
    • Excellent communication and written skills.

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