Senior DevOps Engineer - Toronto Hub

Canada - Toronto

Full Time Senior-level / Expert
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Veeva develops cloud software that helps the world’s largest pharmaceutical companies and emerging biotechs bring critical medicine and therapies to the patients that need them. Our enterprise product suite is ubiquitous in the life sciences industry. 
Veeva is a ‘Work Anywhere’ company, so you can connect with teams in our Toronto office while also having the flexibility to work from home. And as a Public Benefit Corporation, you will work for a company with purpose and focused on making a positive impact on society.
We are looking for experienced DevOps Engineers with a passion for automation. You will build and maintain a framework for automated performance testing.  This is an opportunity to build a new automation framework using multiple technologies including Jenkins, AWS, Ansible, Python, ELK, and more.

What You'll Do

  • Work with our Development and Product teams to help architect scalable, highly available application solutions that leverage AWS services
  • Architect Big Data workflows to be cloud-optimized
  • Work as both an infrastructure and application development specialist alongside the business, development and infrastructure teams
  • Provide deep software development knowledge with respect cloud architecture, design patterns, and programming
  • Suggest architectural improvements, design and integration solutions and formulate methodologies and best practices
  • Implement DevOps practices such as infrastructure as code, continuous integration and automated deployment
  • Build deploy and manage CI/CD workflows which leverage GitOps practices 
  • Build, manage, and deploy architectures using Terraform, Ansible, and Kubernetes
  • Develop internal tools to help facilitate DevOps workflows
  • Design and build the tools, frameworks, systems, and processes that Crossix engineers use to build, integrate, deploy, scale, and manage their software
  • Automate tasks across the full CI/CD lifecycle to create an efficient developer experience and reduce manual toil
  • Scale solutions from proofs-of-concept to full production systems
  • Promote and implement best practices in observability (monitoring, tracing, alerting, logging) and high availability within the software engineering group
  • Participate in an on-call rotation to mitigate site disruption
  • Minimize the risk of reliability-related failure outcomes as pertaining to durability, availability, performance, and correctness
  • Build, Scale, and Optimize Kubernetes Infrastructureanage, and deploy architectures using Terraform, Ansible, and Kubernetes


  • 5+ years in SRE or DevOps roles, with a focus on tooling, automation and distributed systems development
  • 8+ years of overall software industry experience
  • 3+ years designing and implementing Kubernetes infrastructure
  • Extensive experience architecting, designing and programming applications in an AWS Cloud environment
  • Extensive experience building microservice architectures on Kubernetes
  • Designing and building applications using Container and serverless technologies
  • Experience architecting highly available systems that utilize load balancing, horizontal scalability, and high availability
  • Experience with continuous integration tools (e.g. Jenkins, CircleCI, Codefresh)
  • Hands-on experience using Terraform and  Kubernetes at scale
  • Experience using monitoring frameworks to monitor health and performance of infrastructure and applications
  • Experience with configuration management platforms (e.g.  Ansible, Chef, Salt)
  • Strong scripting knowledge in Python
  • Strong practical application development experience with Go or Java
  • Good to have experience in writing proposals and deriving estimations for DevOps projects
  • Excellent documentation and communication skill, as well as presentation and demo skills

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Perks & Benefits

  • Allocations for continuous learning & development
  • Annual budget to donate to the non-profit of your choice
  • Health & wellness programs
Veeva’s headquarters is located in the San Francisco Bay Area with offices in more than 15 countries around the world.
Veeva is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, national origin or ancestry, age, disability, marital status, pregnancy, protected veteran status, protected genetic information, political affiliation, or any other characteristics protected by local laws, regulations, or ordinances.
Job tags: Ansible AWS CD Chef CI ELK Go High availability Java Kubernetes Load Balancing Python Salt Terraform
Job region(s): North America
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