Senior DevOps/SRE Engineer

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Company: Finning International Inc.

Number of Openings: 1

Worker Type: Permanent

Position Overview: We are looking for an experienced, hands-on DevOps engineer to join us. You’ll be working as a member of the Finning Global Digital Services team headquartered in Vancouver, BC. The team designs, develops and operates large-scale internet services to increase the adoption of digital technologies in Finning and across the industry. In that role, you’ll be guiding and implementing the DevOps/SRE technical direction and processes that enable us to architect solutions well and efficiently develop and release code continuously to production, at the same time meeting operational targets. You’ll be working closely with cross-functional development teams using agile methodologies and tools. You’d get to work with the latest cloud technologies and patterns like Azure, Azure DevOps, CI/CD, Terraform, Microservices, Kubernetes, IoT, Big Data. To reflect the successes we had so far, Finning received the BC Tech Association’s 2020 Technology Impact Awards (TIAs) for Excellence in Technology Adoption. If you want to shape where we go in future, please apply and let’s talk.

Job Description:

  • Contribute to the architecture, design, development and operations of scalable and reliable cloud services that are used across all regions of the company
  • Closely collaborate with other DevOps leads, cross-functional development teams, other groups at Finning and our vendors
  • Work with stakeholders to establish a roadmap and gain adoption for DevOps and SRE best practices and technologies (cloud architecture, automation, monitoring, CI/CD, etc.)
  • Hands-on, implement key elements of that roadmap
  • Support development teams in the setup, release and operations of services in various environments
  • Monitor production systems, triage and resolve production issues, run post-mortems
  • Establish SLOs in close collaboration with stakeholders, guide their implementation and continuous improvement
  • Set, meet and report on targets for operational excellence, performance, reliability, security and costs


  • Bachelor degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience
  • 5+ years of experience in software development, with 3+ years of experience in a lead or manager role
  • Hands-on experience, desire and skills to shape DevOps and SRE practices across an organization
  • Hands-on development experience building DevOps/SRE tooling (e.g. automations)
  • Hands-on experience architecting, setting up and operating services in the cloud using well-architected frameworks (Azure preferred)
  • Hands-on experience with CI/CD, IaC and release management of microservices based systems (Azure DevOps, Kubernetes, Terraform preferred)
  • Hands-on experience in production support against SLAs (monitoring, incident handling, post-mortems, reporting)

W e are committed to diversity at Finning, to building and sustaining a diverse and inclusive workforce and as an equal opportunity employer we encourage applications from all qualified individuals. Finning does not discriminate against applicants based on genders, races, national and ethnic origins, religions, ages, sexual orientation, marital and family status, and/or mental or physical disabilities.