• Infrastructure Specialist - Automation

    Job Locations CA-MB-Winnipeg
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(10/5/2018 12:00 PM)
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    Information Technology
  • Job Description (EN)

    Gain experience with a team of experienced Automation engineers and help us to improve the financial, physical and mental well-being of Canadians.


    You’ll work directly on Automation projects that support the business through our Shared Enterprise Services division. This co-op term provides exposure to a wide range of technologies and IS teams, allowing you to build your skills and your network for future career opportunities.


     Qualifications and Competencies: 

    • Solid communication and interpersonal skills
    • Desire to create quality documentation
    • Ability to work effectively in a team environment
    • Attention to detail and effective planning and organizational skills
    • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
    • Enrolment in an IT related degree/diploma program (Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Business IT etc.)
    • Technical knowledge in some of the following areas:
    • Software development
    • Server performance fundamentals
    • Application performance fundamentals
    • Windows and Linux server Operating Systems
    • Server virtualization technologies including VMware
    • TCP/IP networks and related network infrastructure
    • Databases and middleware
    • Automation platforms, such as Ansible, Chef, Puppet, BMC BladeLogic etc.
    • Public cloud platforms including AWS and Azure
    • Private/Hybrid cloud platforms including OpenStack, Cisco UCS Director etc.
    • Scripting technologies like Python, Powershell, shell scripts etc.
    • RESTful services and APIs for integration

    Discover your opportunity….Apply today!


    Great-West Life offers competitive compensation, great benefits such as medical, dental, life insurance, wellness account and personal days not to mention onsite cafeteria and fitness facilities.  If you’d like to join our team submit your information online and introduce yourself.


    Together Great-West Life, London Life and Canada Life serve the financial security needs of more than 13 million people across Canada, with additional operations in Europe and the United States. As members of the Power Financial Corporation group of companies, we’re one of Canada’s leading insurers with interests in life insurance, health insurance, investment and retirement savings. We offer a broad portfolio of financial and benefit plan solutions for individuals, families, businesses and organizations.


    We are committed to providing an inclusive, accessible environment, where all employees and customers feel valued, respected and supported. We are dedicated to building a workforce that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we live, and to creating an environment where every employee has the opportunity to reach their potential.


    Great-West Lifeco would like to thank all applicants, however only those who qualify for an interview will be contacted.


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