Northfield IT

Northfield IT is a technology solutions company that solves complex technology problems like at-scale stability, uptime management, and automated infrastructure.

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Currently Available Positions


Infrastructure Service Specialist
Role:

The Infrastructure Service Specialist will be responsible for the front line monitoring, alerting, support and maintenance for a collection of high traffic websites with extensive content and video distribution systems. They will ticket & triage real time and preemptively discovered issues, assist with the resolution of those issues and assist with the configuration and customization of servers, storage and networks. You will be working with and gain an understanding of a broad set of technologies in this role. We are looking for technically competent and curious people with a wide set of skills to participate in this team.

Responsibilities:
  • Pro-active and real-time monitoring of web environments.
  • Identification and triage of real time system server, application, presentation and network issues.
  • Monitoring and analysis of system health.
  • Execution of scripted operational tasks.
  • Communication and coordination with various related stakeholders.
  • Rotational on-call will be required.
  • This position is required to work evenings and some weekend shifts.

Basic Qualifications:

All candidates are required to have the following:
  • 1-2 years of experience in the field of administration or development of web based systems.
  • Linux/Unix/Java (Tomcat, Apache) system administration experience.
  • Monitoring and alerting experience considered an advantage.
  • College or Bachelor's degree or a demonstrable equivalent experience.
  • Recent graduates welcome.
  • Candidates are required to have strong communication, multi-tasking and organization skills.
  • Candidates should have one of the following in addition to basic qualifications.
  • Experience with issues management, task tracking systems, and working within a team in a tiered support environment.
  • System administration for webservers, content management systems, database servers, or application servers.

Benefits:

  • Competitive Salary & employee perks including mobile phone and parking.
  • Full medical and dental health benefits.
  • Strong environment for personal and professional growth.

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Network Engineer
Role:

Northfield IT is a Winnipeg based technology company that provides managed services to major clients in the US marketplace. We are looking for a Network Engineer to join our team.

We can expose you to the leading edge of web infrastructure technology and tools in a fast-paced team environment. In our projects group you’ll be hands-on with:

  • Develop networking solutions for our complex multi-dc environment
  • Maintain load balancing, firewalls, routers, and circuits
  • Develop and enhance multicast video streaming network solutions
  • Conduct training on our network technology to ensure it’s supportable by our operation groups
  • Respond to incidents and alerts regarding the health of the network

We provide web infrastructure services for dozens of high-profile, high-traffic web properties and are behind the scenes with an operations group that keeps them running fast. We directly support some of the top recognized sports and entertainment brands in North America.

We are a team of veteran technologists who are looking to bring on a new generation of technology professionals. Apply with a cover letter telling us about your experiences thus far.


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Devops Engineer
Role:

Northfield IT is a Winnipeg based technology company that provides managed services to major clients in the US marketplace. We are looking for an Devops Engineer to join our team.

We can expose you to the leading edge of web infrastructure technology and tools in a fast-paced team environment. In our projects group you’ll be hands-on with:

  • Container deployments with Kubernetes
  • Supporting developers migrating from .NET framework to .NET Core
  • Building infrastructure automation using Chef, git, and Jenkins,
  • Bridging the needs of development teams and infrastructure teams
  • Coaching developers on operational leading practices
  • Experience working in polyglot environment including .NET, Java, Ruby, Powershell, and Python
  • Focus on a service mindset to support our client’s development teams.

We provide web infrastructure services for dozens of high-profile, high-traffic web properties and are behind the scenes with an operations group that keeps them running fast. We directly support some of the top recognized sports and entertainment brands in North America.

We are a team of veteran technologists who are looking to bring on a new generation of technology professionals. Apply with a cover letter telling us about your experiences thus far.


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Process and Procedure Technical Writer
Role:

Northfield IT is a Winnipeg based technology company that provides managed services to major clients in the US marketplace. We are looking for a Process and Procedure Technical Writer to join our team. You will require a solid background in IT governance including analysis and design of processes and procedures. Business (Process) Analysis skills and experience are an asset.

We can expose you to the leading edge of web infrastructure technology and tools in a fast-paced team environment. In our projects group you’ll be hands-on with:

  • Review policy, requirements, and standards
  • Create and document process, procedure, and standards for IT governance
  • Establish a schedule of compliance activities
  • Lead internal IT audit readiness and related activities
  • Maintain core knowledge bases for policies, inventories, and procedures.
We provide web infrastructure services for dozens of high-profile, high-traffic web properties and are behind the scenes with an operations group that keeps them running fast. We directly support some of the top recognized sports and entertainment brands in North America. We are a team of veteran technologists who are looking to bring on a new generation of technology professionals. Apply with a cover letter telling us about your experiences thus far.

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