Senior DevOps Engineer (SRE) | $3bn ML Unicorn

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  • Sector:

    Software Engineering, Cyber Security

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  • Salary:

    Can Compete With Anyone in Canada

  • Contact:

    Kiel O'Mara

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  • Consultant:

    Kiel O'Mara

My client is a leading Mission-Driven FinTech company that uses Machine Learning to plug the gaps in the American insurance industry, through their powerful platform ecosystem. They were recently acquired in <3 years for more than $3bn. The 'gig-economy' aspect allows their independent agents to work in an Uber-style way, maximizing revenue 24/7/365.

What You'll Do:

  • Work in a DevOps team from the trenches, staying hands-on, solving problems
  • Build new infrastructure to support the platform using AWS technologies like Fargate, Lambda, DynamoDB, and RDS
  • Work closely w/ eng leadership, customer success, and other functions to define a vision for the platform
  • Build and maintain efficient tooling for the entire engineering community to improve developer productivity
  • Interact, coordinate, and negotiate with our tools vendors


  • 6+ years of Infrastructure engineering experience. You’ve been on the Ops side before and had to manage production systems in a 24x7 environment
  • Strong w/ Python, Ruby, Java, Scala, etc and open source components
  • Ample experience with AWS services - Expertise with Cloud Formation
  • Configuration management systems, such as Puppet, Chef, SaltStack, Ansible
  • Networking experience, comfortable working with command-line Linux
  • Great coding abilities, ability to design complex systems, and can help others produce great technical designs as well
  • Monitoring: Zabbix, Wormly, Runscope
  • Computer Science degree - Nice to have
  • Startup experience - Nice to have

On Offer:

Strong base salary - Can compete with anyone in the country
Flexible PTO
Medical, Dental and Vision Benefits
401(k) Program