• IT Operations - Co-Op Student (Fall Term 8 Months)

    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(6/26/2018 8:29 AM)
    Requisition ID
    # of Openings
    Job Locations
    Information Technology
    Employment Type
    Temporary Full-Time
  • Company Overview

    At General Dynamics Mission Systems–Canada, Canada’s premiere defence company, innovation happens on a daily basis. We develop and deliver highly-complex leading edge technology, products and systems that make important contributions to our customer’s success in land, airborne, maritime and public safety applications. The challenges and opportunities are endless.The results – incredible.


    Our employees are exceptional. We are proud to employ more than 1,100 talented individuals across Canada. Working in a collaborative environment, our employees are encouraged daily to contribute their technical knowledge and expertise. Our employees are passionate, dedicated, and conscientious about the work they do which results in our ability to deliver the highest value, customized solutions in order to meet the most demanding requirements.

    Project/Program Overview

    The successful candidate will join a dynamic team were every day brings challenges and opportunities to learn new skills and practice your existing skills. We are a forward looking Team providing proactive solutions to our employees. The possible tasks during the term are wide ranged. Some examples include assisting in the installation of new servers and services, using coding languages to create new applications, completing enhancements to current applications and providing automation for repeatable tasks. We want to give you an opportunity to leave a lasting mark. We believe in working in a team atmosphere allowing you to work alongside experienced professionals eager to share their knowledge.


    Automation and scripting in:

    • Wintel – PowerShell – Active Directory – OS support
    • Networking – cisco configuration – setup - monitoring
    • Unix/Linux - shell scripting - automation - OS support


    • Scripting experience in one of the areas listed would be an asset
    • Fundamental understanding of Server and Desktop Operating systems
    • Ability to work with minimal supervision
    • Good communication (written and verbal) skills


    • BladeLogic experience
    • Zabbix experience
    • Cisco network devices
    • Redhat 4, 5 and 6/Solaris 6, 8, 9 and 10/HPUX 10 and 11
    • Windows Server 2008/12/16



    Currently pursuing a Bachelor degree or Diploma in Computer Science, Software Engineering, System Administration, Network Administration or equivalent



    Minimum 10 year consecutive residence in Canada – for Canadian Secret Security Clearance
    Applicants will be required to obtain/hold a valid and current Canadian security clearance to gain access to the classified spaces, information and equipment in order to perform the work associated with this position.


    General Dynamics Mission Systems – Canada is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace.  Workplace accommodations are available.


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