Senior DevOps Engineer

Micro Focus (Ottawa ON, Canada) 2 days ago
Senior DevOps Engineer

Job Description:

We use big data and advanced behavioural analytics to detect and prevent the theft of intellectual property...simply put, we catch bad guys with math. Part of the Micro Focus group of companies, we are a fast-paced, all hands-on deck kind of environment where you are respected and listened to from day one.  We have a startup feel within the stability and structure of a large global company. We hire people with a wide scope of knowledge and experience that want to jump into self-organizing, cross-functional teams.  We manage our own schedules, we support our teammates, and we always make time for fun.

As a Senior DevOps Engineer who has seen some of this before, you know that it takes more than just installing software into AWS to do this successfully. You’ll work as part of a DevOps team to build, test and run the necessary infrastructure to automate, deploy, monitor, scale up/down, backup and manage the hosted offering in a way that is as automatic and scalable as our core software is!

You’ll report to our Director of Cloud and DevOps.

Your key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Work with the Cloud Architecture team to understand how the platform has been optimized for a cloud deployment

  • Plan, design, evaluate, code, implement and test the deployment, monitoring, scaling and administrative infrastructure for the hosted deployment of Interest.

  • Build and document the procedures and policies around this system.

  • Manage the hosted environment, respond to outages and defects, and iteratively improve the system.

  • Help design and automate the CI/CD process making it faster and easier to release quality products both for Enterprise and for the Cloud.

  • Manage multiple high priority tasks and work well under time constraints.

  • Be a mentor to junior staff and a technical adviser on the team.

Skill Requirements:

  • Strong background and experience with Linux/Unix administration, command line, and scripting

  • Working experience with source control solutions like git.

  • Working understanding of Jenkins and pipelines.

  • Experience with orchestration of infrastructure and software deployments using Terraform and SaltStack.

  • At least four years of experience with building and running cloud-based solutions for Amazon Web Services.

  • Working understanding of Python, bash and java programming.

  • Proficiency with AWS services including Lambda, EC2, EMR, S3, Cloudwatch, etc.

  • Proficiency and knowledge of networking, security, routing and firewalls

  • Proficiency and knowledge of virtualization technologies with Docker/Kubernetes, VMware, etc.

  • Knowledge/experience in a 24/7 always-up, always available service.




Micro Focus is proud to be an  Equal Opportunity Employer.  Prospective employees will receive consideration without discrimination because of race, colour, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, genetic information, citizenship or any other legally protected status