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DevOps Specialist

Quebec City or Remote work - Full-time - Engineering

DevOps Specialist
XpertSea

About XpertSea

We’re a tech company on a quest to build a better, fairer and more sustainable global aquaculture industry. We leverage machine learning and big data to create and maintain a more transparent supply chain, help farmers modernize their operations and boost profits through faster payments and valuable production insights.

Job description

XpertSea is looking for a DevOps specialist. The ideal candidate builds high-quality products and has proven experience with at least one cloud provider. 

Under the direction of the back-end technical lead, the DevOps specialist will collaborate with the development teams across all the organisation and assist with the deployment and operation of our backend infrastructure.

At XpertSea, we are using state-of-the-art cloud-first technologies, with the infrastructure-as-code approach. We leverage tools like Docker, Kubernetes, AWS and TypeScript (Node.js).

We are looking for a great team player to join a dynamic and highly collaborative team and that most of all, likes to have fun. We believe that the job should be a place to accomplish yourself and we hope you will join us in this journey.

Responsibilities

  • Participate in the architecture, development, testing and deployment of our cloud infrastructure

  • Investigate developer pain points in order to improve the development and release processes

  • Follow and apply industry best practices on security  and governance

  • Identify performance bottlenecks and provide insights on improvements

  • Ensure visibility on the state of the infrastructure, logging, uptime and alerting.

Qualifications

  • Between 3-10 years of experience in software development or cloud engineering

  • Strong programming background

  • Experience with test automation, with continuous integration and continuous deployment (CI/CD)

  • Experience with at least one cloud provider

Do you know, or would like to develop your skills in 

  • Correctly connecting a USB cable on the first try

  • Docker (or other container technologies).

  • Typescript and/or NodeJS

  • AWS

  • Kubernetes

  • Grafana, ELK stack

  • Terraform and/or Pulumi

  • Micro-services

  • Monorepo

  • Memes or GIFs (pronounced JIF)

Perks, values and culture

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