Posted On Jul 17

Software Engineer – DevOps

Magnet Forensics

Location : Halifax, NS

Headquarters : Waterloo, Canada

Hiring Mode : Full Time

Hiring Role : DevOps Engineer

Experience : Mid Level

Job Description
Our Mission is to impact people’s lives by uncovering the truth and empowering others to make a difference. We do this by equipping examiners and investigators with the best digital forensics tools available, so they can accomplish their mission: Fighting crime. Protecting company assets. Guarding national security.

Who are we?
We build software that automates the recovery of digital forensic evidence, helping thousands of forensics professionals around the world find, analyze, and report on the digital evidence from computers, smartphones, IoT devices and the cloud.

Our flagship software, Magnet AXIOM, has revolutionized the work of digital forensics investigators in law enforcement and government agencies, and has been essential in use cases involving child exploitation, murder, terrorism, and more.

What we are looking for:
A candidate to join our Internal Tools and Infrastructure team. We hire passionate people who enjoy technical challenges. We love problem solvers who want to keep learning, individually and as part of the team. We want people who collaborate and help others. We want you to care about helping our customers accomplish their mission.

We value what’s different about you, whether it’s your education, work experiences, life experiences or background.

Prior hands on software development experience combined with the desire to move into a DevOps role would be ideal to be successful in this role.

Bachelor’s degree in a Computer Science related field, or equivalent practical experience
Significant experience in the realm of Infrastructure As Code (E.G. AWS Cloudformation, Ansible, Jenkins Pipelines)
Significant experience with several of: (Python, Groovy, Bash, Powershell)
Aptitude and interest in learning new technologies
Effective at getting the right thing done
Prioritizes team collaboration and success
Technologies currently used at Magnet (specific experience in these not required):
.NET Core, ASP.NET Core
Jenkins, Azure Devops
Docker, Kubernetes
Linux, Windows
AWS, Azure
Microservice architecture

If you don’t check all the boxes above but would love to work here, tell us what’s unique about you and why you belong with us!

Magnet Forensics Inc. is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. It is Magnet Forensics policy to recruit and select applicants for employment solely on the basis of their qualifications, with emphasis on selecting the best-qualified person for the job. Magnet Forensics does not discriminate against applicants based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, or disability or any other status or condition protected by applicable law.

Magnet Forensics encourages applications from all qualified candidates. Magnet Forensics has a great record of accommodating persons with disabilities. Contact our AODA contact at or 519-342-0195, if you need accommodation at any stage of the application process or want more information on our accommodation policies.
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