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DevOps Engineer (Toronto)

US Mobile

US Mobile

Software Engineering
Toronto, ON, Canada
Posted on Thursday, August 3, 2023
US Mobile is on a mission to revolutionize connectivity. Imagine a world where you can go into a single app and buy terabytes of data for every one of your devices: phone, smart devices, car, home broadband, and more. That’s the future that US Mobile is building: a software platform built truly for the 21st century and the age of 5G and IoT, with world class engineering, best-in-class user experience, and features that will define the next generation of connectivity.
At the core of it all, we have a team and culture that has been recognized by Forbes as one of the top 500 best startup employers in the US. Our team spans diverse backgrounds, cultures, and stories, with employees coming from 20+ countries.
We're a venture-backed company entering hypergrowth, having recently ranked 94th on Inc 5000's fastest-growing private companies in America, and we’re looking for someone exceptional to join our team.
Job Description:
Are you a talented and motivated individual with a passion for optimizing software development processes and delivering high-quality applications? We are seeking a skilled DevOps Engineer to join our dynamic and innovative team. As a DevOps Engineer, you will play a pivotal role in bridging the gap between development and operations, ensuring smooth, efficient, and reliable software delivery.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Infrastructure Management: Design, implement, and manage cloud-based infrastructure using Google Cloud to support the company's applications and services.
  • Continuous Integration and Deployment (CI/CD): Establish and maintain robust CI/CD pipelines to automate the build, test, and deployment processes, enabling rapid and reliable software delivery.
  • Monitoring and Alerting: Develop and maintain monitoring solutions to ensure the availability, performance, and security of applications, services, and infrastructure. Set up proactive alerts to promptly identify and resolve potential issues.
  • Security and Compliance: Implement security best practices and maintain compliance with industry standards to safeguard sensitive data and protect against security threats.
  • Configuration Management: Employ configuration management tools to automate the setup and management of various environments, ensuring consistency across development, staging, and production.
  • Collaboration and Communication: Work closely with cross-functional teams, including developers, system administrators, and QA engineers, to foster a collaborative and productive DevOps culture.
  • Troubleshooting and Incident Response: Investigate and resolve production issues promptly, applying root cause analysis techniques to prevent recurrences and improve overall system stability.
  • Performance Optimization: Identify and address performance bottlenecks in applications and infrastructure to enhance system responsiveness and efficiency.

Required Skills and Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or related field (or equivalent practical experience).
  • Proven experience as a DevOps Engineer or in a similar role.
  • Strong knowledge of cloud platforms (GCP) and containerization technologies (e.g., Docker, Kubernetes).
  • Proficiency in scripting and automation using tools like Bash, Python, or PowerShell.
  • Solid understanding of CI/CD concepts and experience with CI/CD tools (e.g., Jenkins, GitLab CI, CircleCI).
  • Familiarity with monitoring and logging tools (e.g., Prometheus, Grafana, ELK stack).
  • Knowledge of version control systems (e.g., Git).
  • Strong problem-solving skills and ability to work effectively in a fast-paced, agile development environment.
  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills.
  • Preferred Skills:
  • Relevant certifications like Google Cloud DevOps Engineer.
  • Experience with infrastructure-as-code (IaC) tools such as Terraform or CloudFormation.
  • Familiarity with database administration and management.

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary
  • Flexible working hours
  • Supplemental health insurance
  • Professional development stipend
  • $500 wfh tech set- up reimbursement
Think you’d be a great fit? Apply to learn more!