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Sr. DevOps Engineer

Job ID: R0115805 Location: Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Regular Employment, Full time
Location: Ottawa, Canada

Dans des marchés en rapide évolution, les clients à travers le monde font confiance à Thales. Thales est une entreprise où les personnes les plus brillantes du monde entier se regroupent pour mettre en commun leurs idées et ainsi s'inspirer mutuellement. Dans tous les secteurs où œuvre Thales, notamment l’aérospatiale, le transport, la défense, la sécurité et l'espace, nos équipes d’architectes conçoivent des solutions innovantes qui rendent demain possible dès aujourd’hui.

Thales people architect identity management and data protection solutions at the heart of digital security. Business and governments rely on us to bring trust to the billons of digital interactions they have with people. Our technologies and services help banks exchange funds, people cross borders, energy become smarter and much more. More than 30,000 organizations already rely on us to verify the identities of people and things, grant access to digital services, analyze vast quantities of information and encrypt data to make the connected world more secure.

We are currently looking for a Senior DevOps Engineer to join our teams in Ottawa, Ontario!


  • Support all application infrastructure to ensure our PaaS/IaaS platform is optimized for performance and reliability.
  • Socialize designs with team and integrate suggestions and changes as appropriate.
  • Implement code in a timely fashion and with high quality, consistent with standards for the group. 
  • Review other developers’ code as necessary.
  • Unit test software components to ensure module-level functionality and data structure consistency.
  • Provide documentation as appropriate including design documentation, comments in code and end-user documentation.
  • Consult with other technical team members and management on industry best practices.
  • Discuss and agree on the most innovative solutions applicable to our cloud services environment.
  • Maintain and enhance internal tools.
  • Provide input to improve scalability and reliability of infrastructure to our Automation Architects
  • Deploy and assist with maintenance of automation technologies.
  • Provide Level 2/3 Support to our Operations team for all automation technologies.
  • Document all build and run procedures when implementing new automation technologies.

Required Skills and Experience:

  • 5+ years’ experience in deploying and supporting web based applications.
  • 5+ years’ experience with orchestration toolsets and Cloud Services
  • Understanding of operational concepts like change management, on call rotations, escalations, uptime, etc.
  • Experience in managing production systems on a very large scale.
  • 5+ years’ experience working with virtualization: VMWare, HyperV, etc.
  • Experience working with DB’s: MSSQL, MySQL, Postgres, Mongo, Cassandra, etc.
  • 5+ years’ experience with cloud and server architecture and with REST APIs, micorservices development and deployment.
  • Experience with security-relevant protocols
  • Deep understanding of one of the major OS families (Linux or Windows)
  • Adhere to security best practices from design to implementation and operations
  • Experience with automation technologies (Terraform, Cloud formation, Ansible)
  • Experience with CaaS or PaaS technologies (K8s, OpenShift, etc.)
  • Ability to work in an extremely geographically distributed company
  • Excellent communication skills across multiple mediums.

Preferred Skills:

  • Experience with Public cloud hosting (AWS, Azure, GCP, etc.)
  • Experience with Private hosting (Private data centers, Rackspace, etc.)
  • Experience with IaaS technologies (OpenStack, Azure Stack, etc.)

Chez Thales, nous proposons des CARRIÈRES passionnantes, pas de simples emplois. Fort de ses 80 000 collaborateurs dans 68 pays, Thales a mis en place une politique de mobilité permettant, chaque année, à des milliers d'employés de faire progresser leur carrière tant dans leur domaine d’expertise que dans de nouveaux domaines de compétences, cela aussi bien dans leur pays d’origine qu’à l'étranger. Ensemble, nous pensons qu’adopter une politique de flexibilité est une manière plus actuelle de travailler. C’est ici que commence votre parcours exceptionnel, postulez sans tarder!

At Thales we provide CAREERS and not only jobs. With Thales employing 80,000 employees in 68 countries our mobility policy enables thousands of employees each year to develop their careers at home and abroad, in their existing areas of expertise or by branching out into new fields. Together we believe that embracing flexibility is a smarter way of working. Great journeys start here, apply now!

Thales s’engage à promouvoir un lieu de travail diversifié et inclusif pour tous. Thales s’engage à fournir des accommodements à toute les étapes du processus de recrutement. Les candidats retenus pour une entrevue qui ont besoin d’accommodement sont priés d’en informer à la suite de l’invitation pour une entrevue. Nous travaillerons avec vous pour répondre à vos besoins. Toutes les informations relatives à l'accommodement fourni seront traitées de manière confidentielle et utilisées uniquement dans le but de fournir une expérience de candidat accessible.

Thales is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace for all. Thales is committed to providing accommodations in all parts of the interview process. Applicants selected for an interview who require accommodation are asked to advise accordingly upon the invitation for an interview. We will work with you to meet your needs. All accommodation information provided will be treated as confidential and used only for the purpose of providing an accessible candidate experience.

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