Senior DevOps Engineer

Toronto

Our is the fastest-growing Proptech company in the history of commercial real estate (CRE) who are transforming a $15 trillion dollar industry with their award-winning platform which is used to manage over 60% of all office buildings.

 

Headquarters are in NYC, with hubs in other major US cities, Toronto, CA, and London, UK.

 

We are seeking a talented Senior DevOps Engineer. This position is a critical role for smooth operation of our production systems. The DevOps Engineer will report directly to the VP, Engineering. 

 

The Sr. DevOps Engineer will take part in creating a scalable and high performant infrastructure for the forecasted 10X growth expected in the remainder of 2021.

Role

  • Deploy, monitor and scale application services
  • Build a resilient and scalable service infrastructure to accommodate regions

  • Proactively ensure the highest levels of systems and infrastructure availability

  • Optimize CI/CD process and streamline automation effort for server provisioning and deployment

  • Collaborate with software engineering teams on project deliverables – including helping build and maintain development/testing/lab environments

  • Support test automation and development strategy to optimize service performance and ensure product quality

  • Monitor and manage service quality - initial troubleshooting, identification of root cause and issue resolution

  • Participate in application performance testing – monitoring for potential bottlenecks and other application issues (CPU, Memory, etc.); identify potential solutions, and work with developers/testers to implement those fixes

  • Write and maintain custom scripts to increase system efficiency and lower the human intervention time on tasks

  • Contribute to and maintain systems standards/best practices

Requirements

  • You take ownership of DevOps and treat it like a critical infrastructure for the success of the company
  • You are proactive and look for opportunities to improve the infrastructure for better serving your customers

  • You are a team player and coach developers and support personnel on the right tools to use for optimum performance of the organization

  • Coordinate with security team to secure application services 

  • Participate in a containerization strategy for application services

  • 5+ years of experience building and maintaining AWS infrastructure (VPC, EC2, Security Groups, IAM, ECS, CodeBuild, CodeDeploy, CodePipeline, CloudFront, S3) 

  • Not required but it will be a plus if you have AWS Certifications

  • Have experience in automation and testing via scripting & programming (PowerShell, Python, Ruby etc.)

  • Plus if there is also experience w/containerization tools (like for example Kubernetes)