• IT COOP Student - Fall - 8 Month Term

    Posted Date 2 months ago(6/28/2019 3:32 PM)
    Requisition ID
    # of Openings
    Job Locations
    Information Technology
    Employment Type
    Temporary Full-Time
  • 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


    Essential Skills

    • 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
    • BigFix experience
    • Zabbix experience
    • Cisco network devices
    • Redhat 4, 5, 6 and 7/Solaris 6, 8, 9 and 10
    • Windows Server 2008/12/16

    Company Overview

    Our Company Benefits


    Our contribution to our employees represents much more than just a pay check. We invest in our employees’ health and wellness, paid time off, retirement, income protection, work/life balance, talent development and more. As a General Dynamics employee, you can enjoy many of our benefits including:

    • Health and optional dental plan
    • Life insurance and retirement benefits
    • Vacation and flexible work environment
    • On-site fitness facilities
    • Free parking
    • Hockey and soccer leagues
    • Tickets and giveaways offered through our Recreation Association

    About General Dynamics Mission Systems–Canada
    General Dynamics Mission Systems–Canada is one of the country’s most innovative defence and security technology companies, providing advanced thinking, design expertise, and implementation know-how to equip military and first responders with leading-edge hardware, software and systems.

    Our employees innovate on a daily basis. Part of General Dynamics Mission Systems, a global company with more than 13,000 employees across 100 facilities worldwide, our success stems from strong system engineering experience, ongoing investment in research and development, collaboration with commercial and military systems industry leaders, and a singular focus on customer service.

    In Canada, we employ more than 1,300 people across three locations. Our business groups include: Land Communications, Airborne Mission Systems, Underwater Warfare and Cyber Solutions.

    We believe in maintaining a diverse workplace – inclusive of beliefs, cultural background, job experiences, thoughts and ideas. If who we are and what we do resonates with you, we invite you to join our high performance team! (Workplace accommodations are available).


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