AWS Cloud DevOps Engineer

Canada - Remote

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Guidewire is seeking an experienced AWS Cloud DevOps Engineer to implement and support features development for our Cloud Solutions. The successful candidate will have a good mix of deep technical knowledge and a demonstrated background developing and managing Cloud Applications, with a focus on software development.Job responsibilities:Develop and maintain cloud infrastructure automation features, configuration management and CI/CD pipelines. Bridge the gap between architects, operation engineers, test engineers and program managersWork closely with team members in a collaborative, Agile environment.Provide mentorship on automationMentor other team members and help train them on new processes and featuresParticipate in code peer reviewParticipate as an escalation point in 24x7 on-call rotation

Key qualifying skills

  • Python, Kubernetes, Terraform, Git, Bitbucket, Jenkins, Docker, Chef, Linux, Certificates, HTTP, TLS
  • AWS (EC2, Lambda, S3, VPC, Route 53, CloudFormation, CodeDeploy, IAM, EKS, etc.)
  • Scripting and debugging on both Linux and Windows environments
  • Apache Tomcat / Apache web applications
  • Excellent written and verbal skills alongside interpersonal and collaboration skills

Other required experience

  • Demonstrated ability deploying applications to AWS Cloud of at least 2 or more years.
  • At least 2 to 3 years of hands-on experience as a AWS DevOps Engineer
  • This being more of a developer DevOps role, at least 2 to 3 years of coding experience with object-oriented Python in addition to experience in Groovy or Ruby will be an asset
  • At least 2 to 3 years of experience with CI/CD
  • At least 2 to 3 years working experience with Agile and Kanban
  • At least 2 to 3 years with containers in a cloud environment
  • Preferably 3 to 4 years of experience with Linux.
  • At least 2 to 3 years  years of experience with Monitoring and Alerting tools


  • Preferably an undergraduate or graduate level degree / diploma in Computer Science, Electronics / EE, Applied Mathematics, IT or a related technical field. Alternately, candidates with relevant professional certifications and proven relevant industry experience may also be considered.
About Guidewire
Guidewire is the platform P&C insurers trust to engage, innovate, and grow efficiently.
Guidewire combines core, data, digital, analytics, and AI to deliver our platform as a cloud service. 380 insurers, including the largest and most complex in the world, run on Guidewire.
As a partner to our customers, we continually evolve to enable their success. We are proud of our unparalleled implementation track record with 700+ successful projects, supported by the largest R&D team and partner ecosystem in the industry. Our marketplace provides hundreds of add-ons that accelerate integration, localization, and innovation.
Guidewire Software Inc. provides equal employment opportunities to all applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. All offers are contingent upon passing a criminal history and other background checks where it's applicable to the position.
We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation. 
Job tags: Apache AWS C CD Chef CI CloudFormation Docker EC2 Git Kubernetes Lambda Linux Python Ruby S3 Terraform Tomcat Web applications Windows
Job region(s): North America Remote/Anywhere
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