Contract: Senior DevOps (Senior Systems Administrator) at Ontario Public Service in Toronto, Ontario

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What you’ll be doing is improving the online experience for citizens by reinventing the most important government services for the digital age.

As a Senior DevOps you will design, build, automate and support Cloud environments so that developers can create digital products that will change the way the public interacts with the government.

Your impact

You are the custodian of’s Cloud environment.

You love to design, build and maintain a stable, secure and scalable Cloud environment that makes it possible for the team to deliver high quality digital products.
Your expertise in continuous delivery will help us automate our testing and deployment pipelines to deliver faster solutions.
Your ability to monitor and assess the performance of applications in the Cloud environment will ensure our solutions are available anytime, anywhere.
You will create, test and implement operational safeguards that maintain the integrity of data and protect against unauthorized access.
As continues to modernize the online government experience, we will rely on your DevOps expertise to guide junior members of the team.
Working with a high-impact team, you will be constantly learning new technologies and techniques through research, experimentation and from your exceptional colleagues.

What you bring to the team
You think digital by default and embrace new ideas that put users first to find the best solutions.
You believe diversity and inclusion foster the best results, knowing the best ideas come from everywhere and everyone.

Requirements of the job

You are a seasoned expert in one of the leading cloud platforms like AWS, Azure or Google Cloud
You have experience working independently with high-level direction to build and maintain complex Linux Cloud environments, like CentOS, Ubuntu, or CoreOS, to support modern web technologies: LAMP, MEAN, Drupal and Elasticsearch
You have fluency in scripting languages like Python, Bash, PHP, Java, JavaScript, Node etc.
You have experience in build tools like Git, Ansible, Chef, Puppet etc.

for continuous integration
You are familiar with container-based virtualization technology like Docker
You have integration experience using and building APIs
You have experience applying industry web, architectural and security standards and best practices to your work that can be adopted by others
You have worked with relational and non-relational databases like MySQL, MongoDB etc.
You have experience in securing environments using offensive and defensive approaches
You have experience in providing production support for multiple cloud environments
You are comfortable leading discussions and selling your ideas to technical and non-technical colleagues as well as senior management
You are a strong communicator who collaborates on your work within a multidisciplinary team
You have strong leadership skills to support and guide team members

Please note: A criminal record check may be required as the security screening requirements for this position are currently under review

Why join the team
Join us and help make government work better for citizens by delivering simple and straightforward digital services and products.

We provide employees with constructive feedback to foster their career growth, and opportunities to collaborate with talented people.

You'll work alongside highly experienced designers, front and back-end developers, analysts, project managers and directors who love what they do.

Work with world-class tech stacks: HTML5, CSS3, Foundation/SaSS, AngularJS, Node.js, PHP, Drupal, AWS Cloud.

Make an impact in the life of others and have one yourself.

Long story short, we offer:

Work that makes an impact on society
Learning and development opportunities
Open and inclusive work environment
Flexible work arrangements
Health and dental benefits
Pension plan
Generous vacation

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Salary Range: $1,566.02 - $1,956.35 per week

Additional Information:

2 Temporary, up to 12 months with possible extension, Toronto, Ontario


Source: Clevertech