Network/ Devops Administrator

General & Administration · Vancouver, British Columbia
Department General & Administration
Employment Type Full time
Minimum Experience Experienced

Who we are:

Founded in Vancouver BC Canada, Tasktop harvests an energetic vibe, while proudly counting the majority of the Fortune 100 as customers. Tasktop pioneered software developer efficiency and continues to innovate in the industry with our CEO Mik Kersten's best-selling book 'Project to Product'.  We drive competitive advantage by helping our customers master their software production more efficiently. We provide enterprise-grade tool integration infrastructure that removes the overhead and waste that’s slowing down Agile teams while promoting information flow across teams. With Tasktop, customers can equip teams with best-of-breed tools from multiple vendors to support planning, development, testing, and service desk functions while still achieving end-to-end visibility. Tasktop enables customers to connect, visualize, and measure the value created by their software business.

The opportunity:

Tasktop is looking for ambitious and talented Network/DevOps Administrator to join our high velocity Information Technology team based in Vancouver. The blend of both networking knowledge while supporting the virtual and physical infrastructure of a DevOps build pipeline is critical for the successful candidate in this role. You will have a big impact at Tasktop, supporting and contributing to a company that is thriving and growing. Join Tasktop if you like taking on challenges, problem solving and working in a fast-paced IT department while supporting a worldwide workforce.


What will the team be like?

At Tasktop, the Network/DevOps Administrator will work in all aspects of the IT Department: Network, Systems, Infrastructure and DevOps Administration along with writing Documentation, working on Projects, Reporting, Helpdesk, etc. Our team works together to solve any technical challenge and is responsible for making sure all departments have the necessary tools, equipment, and infrastructure required to perform their duties. We are an all hand on desk department where you get to do a little bit of everything. The Network/DevOps Administrator will be a valued team member and actively involved in rolling out IT Initiatives to support our global workforce.


Overall Responsibilities:

Networking and DevOps Systems:

  • Manage network infrastructure (Firewalls, Switches, MPLS, and VPN’s)
  • Installation, configuration and administration of various DevOps software package
  • Manage container and orchestration services (Docker, Kubernetes)
  • Manage VMWare ESXi and vCenter
  • Manage all physical aspects of the data centre Infrastructure (Servers, switches, firewalls, etc.)
  • Trouble shoot and problem solve hardware and software issues
  • Create scripts to automate and solve business challenges.
  • Work on IT specific projects


  • Writing reports using industry standard applications
  • Connecting API’s to expand data available for reports


  • Trouble shoot hardware and software issues for both workstations and servers.
  • Trouble shoot Network issues
  • Onboarding of users
  • Process and expedite ticket


Who you are:

  • Analytical with excellent problem-solving skills
  • Excellent written and verbal skills.
  • Detail orientated
  • A self-starter

What you can do:

You are proficient with:

  • Cisco Switches, ForiGate Firewalls
  • VPN’s (SSL/L2TP/IPSec)
  • Installing and configure complex software packages from the ground up
  • Docker and other container/orchestration platforms
  • DevOps Tools (Jira, Git, Ansible)
  • Mac/Windows/Linux desktop environments
  • Windows, and Linux Server OS
  • Hyper Visor Technology (VMWare, Hyper V)

Have knowledge of:

  • MPLS, QinQ, and Routing Protocols (RIP, IGRP, OSPF, BGP)
  • Network based monitoring tools
  • Iaas (AWS, Azure, Google cloud)
  • Kubernetes
  • MFA and IdP’s (SAML, OATH 2.0)
  • Provisioning and configuration management tools
  • Power Shell, Python, Perl, Bash programming languages
  • API integrations (e.g. REST, SOAP, RPC)
  • Configuring and managing database’s (MSSQL, MYSQL, Oracle, etc)
  • Security best practices (ITIL, SOC, ISO 27001)

You may also have (but not required):

  • More specialized DevOps tools (IBM DevOps, Tosca, PTC, PPM, MicroFocus, etc.)
  • VMWare Tanzu
  • ITSM Systems (Remedy, ZenDesk)
  • Professional certifications for Cisco, FortiGate, Microsoft, HP, Apple, etc.


What gives you an edge:

A passion for problem solving, helping people, teaching, sharing knowledge and getting the job done right. Being able to listen to the IT challenge being presented and to know how and when take a step back and reanalyse the situation. The love of learning new things.

As a Tasktop employee you will enjoy flexibility, a health and wellness allowance, volunteer programs, a generous vacation offering, happy hours, and plenty more benefits!

Do you want to join the movement?? We would love to hear from you. Apply within! 

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  • Location
    Vancouver, British Columbia
  • Department
    General & Administration
  • Employment Type
    Full time
  • Minimum Experience