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Embedded Software Developer 2 (CARD2042)

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Management and Executive
Full Time
Burnaby, BC     

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Fortinet (NASDAQ: FTNT) protects the most valuable assets of some of the largest enterprise, service provider and government organizations across the globe. The company's fast, secure and global cyber security solutions provide broad, high-performance protection against dynamic security threats while simplifying the IT infrastructure. They are strengthened by the industry's highest level of threat research, intelligence and analytics. Unlike pure-play network security providers, Fortinet can solve organizations' most important security challenges, whether in networked, application or mobile environments - be it virtualized/cloud or physical. More than 210,000 customers worldwide, including some of the largest and most complex organizations, trust Fortinet to protect their brands. Learn more at , the  Fortinet Blog  or  FortiGuard Labs .

Fortinet is looking for C Developers with a passion to improve and expand the rich feature set of our FortiGate firewall. You will join a dedicated team that is creating a compelling and innovative Unified Threat Management feature set (Anti-Virus, Web Filter, Data Leak Prevention and Anti-Spam).


You love tackling challenging problems and take pride in writing clean, well thought-out code. You use and create tools that improve development processes, allowing you to focus on development. Most of all, you are driven to learn and grow -- making your work rewarding and FortiGate the best it can be for our users.


As a Software Developer at Fortinet, you will -


Job Responsibilities: 
    n•Implement and maintain software that drives our UTM feature set n•Stay on top of new developments in application-layer protocols and software development and suggest improvements within the team n•Promote best practices within the team and organization n•Provide product improvement suggestions while using Fortinet firewalls on a daily basisn•Research, investigate and define new areas of technology to enhance existing product or new product directions; re-evaluate the design and implementation of current source code


Job Skills Required: 
    n•2+ years of C/C++ experience n•Excellent problem solving and troubleshooting skills n•Experience developing software in a Linux or UNIX-like environment * Experience with TCP/IP, firewalls, application-layer network software n•The ideal candidate has good knowledge of TCP/IP, POSIX APIs, and has a strong grasp of sockets. * Experience using source control software (SVN, git or others)



    n•Understanding of networking and security concepts * Experience with scripting is a plus (shell, Python, Perl) n•Basic understanding of Linux or UNIX-like server/system management


Educational Requirements: 
    n•Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience




Posted: December 5, 2016
Closes:February 3, 2017
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Fortinet (NASDAQ: FTNT) is a worldwide provider of network security appliances and the market leader in unified threat management (UTM). Our products and subscription services provide broad, integr...