What to do as a Senior DevOps
We are looking for a Senior DevOps Engineer (50% backend development 50% devops) to help us build functional systems that improve customer experience. At Nixa, customer experience is at the forefront of everything we do. To help us build functional systems that improve customer experience we are now looking for an experienced Senior DevOps Engineer.
They will be responsible for deploying product updates, identifying production issues and implementing integrations that meet our customers' needs. If you have a solid background in software engineering and are familiar with Python and PHP, we’d love to speak with you.
Tasks and responsibilities
Building and setting up new development tools and infrastructure.
Understanding the needs of stakeholders and conveying this to developers.
Working on ways to automate and improve development and release processes.
Testing and examining code written by others and analyzing results.
Ensuring that systems are safe and secure against cybersecurity threats.
Identifying technical problems and developing software updates and ‘fixes’.
Working with software developers and software engineers to ensure that development follows established processes and works as intended.
Planning out projects and being involved in project management decisions.
Implementing integrations requested by customers.
Deploying updates and fixes.
Providing Level 2 technical support.
You will be required to be present to work at our Montreal office 2-3 times per week.
Skills and Qualifications
BSc in Computer Science, Engineering or relevant field.
Experience as a DevOps Engineer or similar software engineering role (Minimum 5 years).
Proficient with git and git workflows.
Good knowledge of Python.
Working knowledge of databases and SQL.
Benefits of working at NIXA
Flexible schedule (8am - 10am).
30 days of teleworking (non-consécutive) per year.
4 paid sick/ personal days.
Equipment that allows working “full remote” (Macbook Pro).
Group insurance, including dental.
Quarterly “team building” activities.
Food and drinks, order every Monday with special requests.
Incentive for employment referral.
Group pension plan.
Sales contribution incentives.
Modular and mobile office configuration.
If your application is successful, you will be asked to take a online technical test, for a period of two hours.
No discrimination is tolerated, we consider the diversity of a team as an asset.
Ability to commute/relocate:
Montréal, QC: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)
Software Development Operations Occupations: 5 years (preferred)
DevOps: 5 years (preferred)
NIXA is comprised of a solid core of experts from different fields, from application development to programming or marketing, with a common goal: to make its customers shine through a flexible, transparent, honest and above all human model.