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System Administrator
Vancouver

About Us!
Corinex Communications Corp. develops and manufactures leading edge solutions based on ultra high-speed powerline communication for Smart Metering and SmartGrid applications. It offers highly secure applications for energy theft prevention, along with load and asset management implemented within the Smart Metering Infrastructure. Its BPL communication solution supports multiple meter vendors, conforming to both IEC and ANSI meter specifications. Corinex customers are comprised of leading world utilities and their suppliers.

The Opportunity!
The System Administrator will install, setup, and monitor local area network, servers and extranet environment, as well as, perform a variety of maintenance, evaluation, installation, and training tasks to ensure LAN performance meets company and user requirements. This position requires Application management and customizations, scripting and monitoring.

Responsibilities:

  • Administrate Cisco switches/routers, Windows (2003/2008 R2)/Linux (Debian/RHEL/Centos) VMware ESX, Lotus Domino platform, Zabbix and pfSense, bind/postfix and apache
  • Evaluate and/or recommend purchases of computers, network hardware, peripheral equipment, and software;
  • Investigate user problems, identify their source, determine possible solutions, test and implement solutions.
  • Install, configure, and maintain personal computers, laptops, file servers, ethernet networks, network cabling, and other related equipment, devices, and systems; adds or upgrades and configures modems, disk drives, data acquisition boards, printers, and related equipment.
  • Perform and/or oversee software and application development, customization, installation, and upgrades.
  • Plan and implement network security, including building firewalls, applying cryptography to network applications, managing host security, file permissions, backup and disaster recovery plans, file system integrity, and adding and deleting users/groups .
  • Troubleshoot networks, systems, and applications to identify and correct malfunctions and other operational difficulties.
  • Develop and conduct various training and instruction for system users on operating systems, relational databases, and other applications; assist users in maximizing use of networks and computing systems.
  • Identify utilization patterns and their effect on operation/system availability and performance expectations.
  • Anticipate communication and networking problems and implement preventive measures.
  • Establish and perform maintenance programs following company and vendor standards.
  • Ensure timely user notification of maintenance requirements and effects on system availability.
  • Investigate, recommend and install enhancements and operating procedures that optimize network availability.
  • Maintain confidentiality with regard to the information being processed, stored or accessed by the network.
  • Document network problems and resolutions for future reference.
  • Periodic verifications of backup routines, patching/upgrading servers.
  • Be able to travel.

Requirements:

  • High degree of English reading and writing
  • Cisco switches/routers [1+ year]
  • Windows (2003/2008 R2)[3+ years]
  • Linux (Debian/RHEL/Centos,[5+ years]
  • VMware ESX 4/4.1 and Xen [3+ years]
  • bind/postfix and apache [3+ years]
  • Scripting (Bash/Perl/or something akin) [3+ years]
  • Experience supporting desktop users [3+ years]
  • Experience with server grade hardware [3+ years]
  • Understanding networking fundamentals including mail routing, DNS, firewalls and packet routing
  • Must be able to lift 50+lbs

Considered an asset to have:

  • ITIL or AGILE experience
  • Active Directory experience
  • Advanced networking experience
  • VCP/MCSE/RHCE/RHCSA/OCPDBA/A+/CCNA/CCNP/LPI certifications an asset
  • Ability to communicate technical information to non-technical personnel.
  • Knowledge of federal copyright laws as they pertain to the use of computer software.
Network Engineer
Vancouver

About Us!
Corinex Communications Corp. develops and manufactures leading edge solutions based on ultra high-speed powerline communication for Smart Metering and SmartGrid applications. It offers highly secure applications for energy theft prevention, along with load and asset management implemented within the Smart Metering Infrastructure. Its BPL communication solution supports multiple meter vendors, conforming to both IEC and ANSI meter specifications. Corinex customers are comprised of leading world utilities and their suppliers.

The Opportunity!
The Network Engineer will be responsible for implementing, maintaining, supporting, developing and, in some cases designing communication networks for our customer project sites.

Responsibilities:

  • Networking, WiFi, IP addressing, DHCP and DNS. Changes and troubleshooting where needed.
  • Interface with CMT on routing, VPN, firewall
  • Maintain storage infrastructure: SAN and NAS
  • Maintain VMware vSphere virtualization platform
  • General server maintenance and monthly patching Development platform
  • Deploy and destroy VMs for development and testing purposes for Technology development team
  • Assist in VM system administration where requested
  • Service desk escalation for difficult problems or things that require some institutional knowledge
  • Maintain, update, troubleshoot internal enterprise applications: Confluence (KC), JIRA (defect tracking), Subversion/GitLab, SAML, SQL Reporting, DynamicsGP Backup and restore, SOX documentation
  • Budgeting Contract management and renewal for services and hosted apps, and warranty/ support agreements such as Cisco, VMware, Dell.

Required Skills:
The ideal candidate has the following skills and capabilities:

  • Minimum Bachelor of Electrical or Computer Engineering;
  • Attention to detail and an execution mindset
  • Excellent network analysis fundamentals and robust troubleshooting skills.
  • Ability to interact efficiently with peers and customers is required

Compensation:
Very interesting working environment in the industry-leading international company, great growth potential, industry competitive salary, stock options based on results.

Field Engineer/Project Manager
Vancouver

The Opportunity!
This position will provide guidance to the other Field Application Engineers ensuring timely and accurate responses to business and/or functional needs. You will also provide pre and post sales technical support to Tier-1 customers via phone and email as well as on-site technical support and sales demonstrations. You will complete hands-on Installations, analysis, configuration and troubleshooting of a variety of RF and IP/Networking equipment. You will assist in the testing of new Corinex Products and verify their performance, specification and application for the telecommunication and utility markets. As a Project Manager you will be responsible for planning, executing and evaluating the project according to predetermined timelines and budgets. You must be able to act as a resource on technical inquiries, be able to assist with the identification and resolution of technical issues.

Skills/Qualifications:

General:

  • Self-motivated with a strong team spirit.
  • Willing to domestic and international travel up to 40% of your time
  • Ability to conduct technical sales presentations and training sessions to engineers and C-Level managements

Technical:

  • Fundamental Networking: IP routing and switching (DHCP, NAT, VLAN, Security, etc)
  • Scripting: Bash, Ruby or Python
  • Database: Sqlite, Microsoft SQL Server
  • OS: Linux / Windows Server
  • Overall electrical power distribution systems knowledge
  • Must be proficient in MS Excel, Word, Project and PowerPoint.

Project Management:

  • Plans and manages one or more Corinex Smart Metering projects, through cooperation with the European deployment Office, the clients, partners and international suppliers, in respect of given project scope, schedule, quality and budget;
  • Manages and coordinates the activities of the internal supporting departments involved in implementing the project, both in Canada and Europe, checking their correct performance;
  • Responsible for the project schedule;
  • Identify solutions of all project issues with particular reference to any budgetary, environmental, technical and logistical constraints;
  • Ability to create strong relationships with customers, stakeholders, work colleagues and suppliers;
  • Willing to domestic and international travel up to 40% of your time

Degree/Experience:

  • Bachelor in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or Electrical Engineering
  • +3 years work experience
  • A strong knowledge of IP networking protocols. Deep knowledge of communication infrastructures (TCP/IP, QoS, encryption, etc)

Considered an Asset

  • Certification as a Project Management Professional (PMP)
  • Field experience with a utility and/or in the metering industry
  • Knowledge of BPL (Broadband over Powerline) and RF systems
  • CCNA (or equivalent networking certification)
  • Fluent in another language

Compensation:
Very interesting working environment in the industry-leading international company, great growth potential, industry competitive salary.

Field Applications Engineer
Vancouver

About Us!
Corinex Communications Corp. develops and manufactures leading edge solutions based on ultra high-speed powerline communication for Smart Metering and SmartGrid applications. It offers highly secure applications for energy theft prevention, along with load and asset management implemented within the Smart Metering Infrastructure. Its BPL communication solution supports multiple meter vendors, conforming to both IEC and ANSI meter specifications. Corinex customers are comprised of leading world utilities and their suppliers.

The Opportunity!
 As a Field Applications Engineer you will assist our Software Development team in providing support to customers and in various projects. You will contribute in the development of new Corinex Products by providing insightful customer feedback, working in cooperation with the industry's largest corporations to fine tune performance, specification and application for the utility markets.

Responsibilities:
· Form strong business relationships with the customer at various levels of the organization
· Troubleshoot and provide accurate and timely resolution to customer issues
· Pro-actively identify issues by becoming familiar with customer's technical and business environment while providing recommendations for resolution to these issues
· Share knowledge by writing technical documents and pro-actively sending helpful technical information to customer (upcoming patches, technical news, etc).
· Document and communicate work performed in provided systems and documents as requested
· Deliver technical presentations and/or training to diverse audiences.
· Assist in the implementation of Smart metering products/solutions in line with specific Consulting engagements.

Qualifications:
· Bachelor's degree, Engineering, Computer Science or technical equivalent.
· 3-5 years in the TCP/IP networking industry as applications engineering, and/or engineering product.
· In-depth knowledge of networks (CISCO, IOS, TCP/IP, VPN, firewalls, intrusion detection, security, etc.).
· Working knowledge of signaling systems and electronic test / measurement
· Preferred knowledge of digital communication systems including OFDM PHY format
· Preferred knowledge in electric utility 3 phase power transmission and distribution systems
· Expert in L2/L3 network segments/networks along with mature troubleshooting skills and experience with network test and trace tools
· Expert knowledge in IPv4 and working knowledge of IPv6 networks and associated network services (DHCP/DNS/RADIUS/AAA)
· Expert in Network Operating Systems (VMware, MS-Windows, Linux);
· Extensive documentation capabilities using Excel, Word, is required.
· Experience working with an CRM and call reporting management systems.
· Experience working in a dynamic environment with evolving requirements and high expectations.
· Be able to travel frequently to overseas for onsite customer support work.
· Strong program and project management skills with focus on quality and attention to detail.
· Positive attitude as well as excellent communication, presentation, organizational and interpersonal skills.
· Passionate about helping customers get more out of their investments
· Must be able to handle field troubleshooting and correction of any problem installation or applications.
· Experience in providing technical support over the phone or email.

Compensation:
Very interesting working environment in the industry-leading international company, great growth potential, industry competitive salary.

We are always on the lookout for innovative talent. If you think you'd be a great addition to our team, please apply below.

Please don't forget to send us your résumé and cover letter to : hr@corinex.com

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