Senior Devops Engineer , Remote Canada option

Canada - Remote

Full Time Senior-level / Expert
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Posted 2 weeks ago

Are you ready for a new challenge? Come join Guidewire as a Senior DevOps Engineer, we would love to see your background! Cyence Risk Analytics, within Guidewire’s Analytics and Data Services business unit, uses internet-scale data collection, adaptive machine learning and insurance risk modeling capabilities to help insurers and other financial institutions model evolving risks, develop new products and make better business decisions.Learn more at

Responsibilities Include:

  • Design, build and operate Cloud-based infrastructure, focusing on IaC (Infrastructure as Code) and CI/CD standard methodologies
  • Exert technical influence to improve the reliability of our products and systems
  • Operate development and high-available production environments in AWS
  • Ability to rapidly absorb new technologies and have the desire to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Coach and mentor other specialists technically

Required Skills:

  • BA/BS in Computer Science or equivalent industry technical skills
  • 5+ years of work experience in a SaaS production environment for large-scale enterprise
  • Experienced in building scalable platform software using Kubernetes, Docker, Cloud native technologies
  • Strong experience in using public cloud providers, preferably AWS
  • Good understanding of networking and security, hands-on knowledge securing networks and systems
  • Comfortable with Linux system administration, with the ability to program/script using Python, Go, Java, shell or equivalent
  • Have Agile, systematic problem-solving approach, coupled with strong interpersonal skills and a sense of ownership and drive
  • Experience in designing, analyzing and solving problems for large-scale distributed systems
  • Solid experience in designing and implementing automated provisioning infrastructure, following IaC patterns, and using tools such as Terraform, Puppet, Chef, etc.

Preferred Skills:

  • Experience with build engineering tools such as Jenkins
  • Proficiency with databases and SQL, experience with database administration, performance tuning and schema design
  • Familiarity with open source distributed data processing frameworks such as Hadoop, Apache Spark, AWS RedShift, etc.
  • Understanding of data flows, data architecture, ETL and processing of structured and unstructured data
  • Experience with NodeJS
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Job tags: Apache AWS C CD Chef CI Docker Go Hadoop Java Kubernetes Linux Puppet Python Redshift Spark SQL Terraform
Job region(s): North America Remote/Anywhere
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