Senior Software Engineer



  • Information Technology
  • Job Code: 9D903058917
  • Posted: June 10, 2019
Aplin Group, one of Canada's Best Managed Companies, has partnered with our client to recruit for an experience Senior Software Engineer located in Kanata.

As the Senior Software Engineer (DevOps) you will be working with various teams develop, maintain and release various scripts. By participating in daily product Scrum and provide support to all SaaS activities. The objective is to provide organizations less time on Administration and more time on Innovation.

The Role:
  • You will be involved with the production line and work alongside the development team to identify, rectify and escalate any potential issues, assisting with the build of commercial data management software
  • Develop Scripts and tooling for common SaaS operational activities that will allow these functions to be automated and actively contribute to the product release, delivery and distribution 
  • Using modern technologies and coding while working in a highly agile environment, SCRUM team. While working alongside the local development team as an embedded member
  • Spearhead the CI/CD implementation, distribution and fabrication processes 
  • As part of the global DevOps team you will offer support to all SaaS efforts. You will contribute in the regular product Scrum and also matters in the global Dev Ops backlog to ensure a stable SaaS environment
  • Develop and implement production monitoring for SaaS products and micro services
  • As part of the global operations team, you will be take part in the on-call schedule for various SaaS services (Architecture, Implement and maintain the Continuous Integration, deployment and delivery scripts for SaaS products and micro services developed by the local teams)

The Ideal Candidate:
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience working with public facing SaaS 
  • Well versed with SCRUM or KanVan project Management
  • Must be adept in either Powershell and/or Bash
  • Familiarity with AWS and Azure an asset
  • Skilled with CI/CD tools and concepts such as, AWS CodePipeline, AWS CodeDeploy, AWS CodeBuild, and Jenkins
  • Must be familiar with git version control and common branching concepts 
  • Preferred build tooling: .node.js, python applications
  • Expert in Windows and Linux system administration 
  • Capabilities with Paas, Microservices, Serverless architectures and container technologies
  • Must be able to work efficiently in a team and adhere to DevOps Practices
  • Well versed with distributed monitoring and logging tools, preferably NewRelic and Elastic Stack
  • Experience with Infrastructure-as-code tools notions like ARM templates or AWS CloudFormation
  • Must be able to communicate clearly and effectively with team members of all cultural backgrounds both local and remote

If you are interested in this position and meet the above criteria, please click the Apply button to send your resume in confidence directly to David Newark, Recruiter, David Aplin Information Technology. Visit our website at to view our job opportunities, career tips and tools. We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


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