Dev Ops Engineer / Specialist

  • Company:
    Star Media Group
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / monthly
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    2 days ago
  • Category:
    IT & Software

Dev Ops Engineer / SpecialistWork with usTheStar.com serves millions of readers per month across multiple channels. To grow and evolve the team, we’re looking for creative and hardworking leaders with a passion for problem solving in the challenging space of modern news media.Work in a modern processOur dev/ops team is full of smart people with oodles of experience building cool things. We come from a diverse background with a broad range of skills that results in high uptime numbers while utilizing cutting edge tech. Work in a world class organizationWe”re looking for people who are interested in shaping the future of big media. We offer the opportunity to work with some of the finest dev/ops minds on the largest media sites in Canada, backed by a company that has been delivering content to its readers for more than a century.The job in a nutshellYou will…Support the dev teams that build websites and apps that reach millions of Canadians dailyBuild/Monitor/Maintain/Improve automation for deployments and environments. Write code, write tests, analyze outcomesBuild/Use/Improve monitoring tools and techniques to understand performance from a customer perspectiveResearch and test new tools/technologies – especially open-source tools.Use metrics/kpi’s to help determine platform health and take action.Continuously improve our automation – write code, write tests, analyze outcomesParticipate in the recovery of incidents and retrospectives. Help prevent reocurranceAbout youExtensive knowledge of Amazon Web Services – Everything we do is AWS poweredYou’ve worked on large web sites before – you understand CDN’s, Memcached, Redis, Apache/Nginx and what breaks when sites scale.Experience with APM’s (NewRelic) monitoring tools like Nagios, TICK stack and ELK log stacks.You can write/read/understand Ruby, Python, YAML, Bash, PowershellProficiency with developer tools and debugging techniquesStrong ability to utilize and execute on continuous deployment and integration.You love automation and have automated infrastructure, code deployments and monitoring before. Today we use Chef and Ansible for config management.Master of Git and Jenkins.Experience with Docker, Kubernetes and containers.Primarily Linux focused, but have decent Windows server experience.A desire to share knowledge and collaborate within an enthusiastic technical team Security minded – bad security groups or ACLs bug you.Metric drivenStuff that’s not on a resume:Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Driven and organized self –starter, with excellent planning skills Constructive negotiator, pragmatic and decisive Thrives on being on the leading edge – not afraid to iterate and try new thingsExcels in a very collaborative, fast paced environment with highly interactive processes Excellent planning skills, highly organized and detailed person ExtrasCompetitive payYearly BonusGreat benefitsRRSP matchingOn-site gym & showerOn-site bike parkingWaterfront locationThe company is committed to providing an inclusive and barrier free recruitment process to applicants with accessibility needs in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). If you require an accommodation during this process, please inform the company of your requirements.