Automation Specialist

Date: Feb 14, 2021

Location: Brampton, ON, CA, L6T 0C1

At Rogers, we connect Canadians to a world of possibilities and the memorable moments that matter most in their lives. Every day we wake up with one purpose in mind. To bring loved ones together from across the globe. To connect people to each other and the world around them. To help an entrepreneur realize their dream. A sports fan celebrate a special moment.

Because we believe connections unite us, possibilities fuels us, and moments define us.


The Network Automation team is the heart of the Network Operations, leading the enterprise in the evolution of event driven automation. This rewarding role allows the opportunity to work with talented specialists across all network platforms and systems, with the goal of achieving the most advanced Network Operations in the industry.


Here's the impact you will make and what we will accomplish together...

You relish the challenge of introducing disruptive technology. You believe that paving the way for automation will change daily routines and improve Customer Experience. You have a passion for DevOps and you are excited to execute and share wins with those around you.


What you'll be doing:

  • Design and implement automations across Operations using combination of in house and open source development tools
  • Work with a multi-functional team of subject matter experts (SMEs), business analysts and platform engineers, in an Agile delivery model to:
  • Develop network automation, network tools/scripts and web front end interface for users
  • Develop and integrate various databases for tracking and interfacing with other systems/tools
  • Research and recommend NSS/OSS tool requirements to support the new platforms
  • Manage the day-today operations of production equipment
  • Identify new automation opportunities based on data driven analysis
  • Liaise with other Engineering teams for ongoing projects and roadmap planning

What you have:

  • Experience in object-oriented programming (i.e. Java) and/or scripting (i.e. Python/Perl/Robot Framework)
  • Experience in web design (i.e. HTML or Javascript) with basic knowledge of databases (i.e. SQL or Oracle)
  • Understanding of Agile and DevOps practices
  • 5 years of experience in a software development role.
  • Strong analytical, problem solving and decision-making skills to drive software development solutions
  • Experience in telecommunications environment preferably in network operations.
  • Experience with event management system (Netcool,etc) or incident management system (Remedy/SNOW,etc)
  • Understanding of networking concepts and Basic understanding of APIs
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills with solid ability to identify and correct defects
  • CCNA/CCNP/CCIE or similar networking certification will be an asset



Schedule: Full time
Shift: Day
Length of Contract: Not Applicable (Regular Position)
Work Location: 8200 Dixie Road (101), Brampton, ON 
Travel Requirements: Up to 10%
Posting Category/Function: Technology & Software Development
Requisition ID: 205726
Together, we'll make more possible, and these six shared values guide and define our work:
  1. Our people are at the heart of our success
  2. Our customers come first. They inspire everything we do
  3. We do what’s right, each and every day
  4. We believe in the power of new ideas
  5. We work as one team, with one vision
  6. We give back to our communities and protect our environment

What makes us different makes us stronger. Rogers has a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion. Everyone who applies for a job will be considered. We recognize the business value in creating a workplace where each team member has the tools to reach their full potential. At Rogers, we value the insights and innovation that diverse teams bring to work. We work with our candidates with disabilities throughout the recruitment process to ensure that they have what they need to be at their best. Please reach out to our recruiters and hiring managers to begin a conversation about how we can ensure that you deliver your best work. You matter to us! For any questions, please visit the Rogers FAQ.

Posting Notes:  Information Technology & Engineering 


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