Job Description

Fortinet is looking for an enthusiastic and talented Senior Automation Engineer to join our FortiSASE team to work with developers and other operational specialists to orchestrate and automate components of our hybrid infrastructure. The Senior Automation Engineer will work with the Engineering, Product, and Infrastructure teams for orchestrating and automating the deployment, configuration, and monitoring of the FortiSASE platform including network infrastructure, VMs, and Cloud services.


  • Writing specifications and documentation
  • Work with orchestration and automation services and platforms (Concourse, Salt, TerraForm)
  • Strong Scripting and Coding Skills
  • System Administration (Linux)
  • Infrastructure Management
  • Security, Performance, and Availability Assessment
  • Monitoring Solutions
  • CI/CD management and automation

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Open-source automation tools (Git, Chef, Puppet, Jenkins, Ansible, Docker, Terraform)
  • Cloud services (Amazon AWS, Google Cloud Platform, IBM Cloud, Microsoft Azure, Oracle Cloud Infrastructure)
  • Strong Virtualization experience (VMware, KVM)
  • Programming languages (PHP, Javascript)
  • 5+ years of professional experience as developer / system administrator
  • TCP/IP networking, firewalls, switching, and packet sniffers
  • Unix/Linux, Windows platform system installations, configurations, and troubleshooting
  • Scripting languages (Bash, Powershell, Python, GO)
  • SQL or NoSQL databases

Personal attributes:

  • Strong communication and leadership skills
  • Ability to deliver against several initiatives simultaneously
  • Ability to work as an individual or as part of a cross-functional team
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

Educational Requirement:

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Computer Science or equivalent
  • Certifications in networking (NSE/CCIE/CCNP/CCSP), cloud platforms, or other relevant certifications highly desirable



Job Overview

Sign in

Sign Up

Forgotten Password