Senior DevOps Engineer

  • BLANKSLATE Partners
  • Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
  • Jul 16, 2022

Job Description

BLANKSLATE Partners' confidential client - a SaaS startup - is seeking a Senior DevOps Engineer to join their growing team.

The person we are looking for is innovative, enjoys problem-solving and believes the best results come through collaboration. You must be creative and work well independently. This DevOps engineer should be comfortable dealing with high-level specifications, working in small teams, and being involved in the product design process from start to finish.

Additionally, this professional must enjoy working in a fast-paced environment, using cutting-edge technology and working with big data. Being passionate about user experience and working well in a collaborative, knowledge-sharing environment is a must.

Job Details for the DevOps Engineer:
  • Manage and maintain cloud platform infrastructure
  • Deploy web applications into multiple deployment groups
  • Monitor and flag the health and security of the production platform
  • Create and maintain the scripts that automate the deployment process
  • Deliver hot fixes, ensuring the design, development and testing of web applications and services.

Tech stack: Linux, Scripting (PowerShell, Bash, Python), Microsoft Azure, Kubernetes, Docker

Mandatory Skills For the DevOps Engineer:
  • BS or higher in Software Engineering or related field.
  • 5+ years experience releasing and maintaining cloud-based SaaS products
  • Experience with CI/CD pipeline, automation tools, and toolchain integration utilizing Github, Jenkins, Sonar, Jira, Maven, npm
  • Experience with virtualization and container-based solutions (Docker, Kubernetes)
  • Experience with cloud-based infrastructure, security, and services in Azure, AWS.
  • Strong scripting and automation skills using PowerShell, Bash, Python.
  • Familiarity with test automation tools, i.e., JMeter, Selenium, Appium, ZAP, is a plus.

Soft Skills for the DevOps Engineer
  • Strong problem solving ability
  • Attention to detail and self awareness
  • Passion for helping people
  • Collaborative nature

If you think you could add value to a group of passionate and dedicated professionals; and be a part of a learning environment that values your contributions, let us know, please. We look forward to seeing your application!