IT Operations (ITOps) Engineer - O2E Brands

O2E Brands is seeking a highly motivated, detailed oriented individual to join our Business Technology team as an ITOps Engineer. This position is a key role that is responsible for supporting our cloud and infrastructure strategy with an emphasis on scalability, security, and automation of infrastructure and manual operations. An important function of this role is the ability to document technical solutions and train across teams for the ongoing day to day support of our environments.

Who we are:
We are a Vancouver based home services business with brands you might be familiar with - 1-800-GOT-JUNK?, WOW 1 DAY PAINTING and Shack Shine - we make the ordinary businesses of junk removal, painting and house detailing exceptional by being leaders in customer experience and innovation. It’s all in our name: O2E = Ordinary 2 Exceptional!

And it’s not just our brands that are exceptional, our team is too! We foster a culture people want to be a part of. We strive to make work rewarding and fun. We’ve been continuously recognized as one of Canada’s top employers and one of the country’s most admired cultures.

Since we’re in the business of being exceptional, that means we’re always looking for exceptional people to join our team. Could you be one of them?

A day in the life:

  • Act as an advocate and technology leader for our various infrastructure platforms
  • Participate in proactive planning, design, and implementation of network, computing and telecommunications infrastructure solutions
  • Work with various teams and stakeholders to gather requirements in order to engineer and implement services that support the scalability, security, and automation of solutions consumed by our end users and business units
  • Diagnose infrastructure and performance issues, deploying new infrastructure, and developing custom tooling
  • Deploy and maintain highly available services in multiple AWS regions
  • Co-architect new services, including failure tolerance and self-healing by-design, as well as establishing clear scaling-out paths
  • Manage traditional and cloud hosting environments as infrastructure-as-code
  • Automate manual operational tasks, by creating automation playbooks in Terraform and Ansible to engineer scalable and robust infrastructure processes
  • Implementing deployment and configuration strategies for new services, including provisioning resources, and go-live
  • Continuous optimization of services on all layers (hardware, software) for high performance
  • Monitoring of all critical services, and addressing problems as they arise including any needed changes in code, topology, resources, or configuration
  • Create, test and implement Backups/DR plans, documentation and exercises.
  • Act as an escalation point for the assessment and resolution of tier 3 support issues in a 24 / 7 environment
  • Co-own technical relationships with several service providers and vendors

What you bring to the table

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics or similar field
  • Strong coding skills in scripting languages (bash/Perl/Python/PowerShell)
  • A background in Linux/Windows internals, administration and networking
  • Extensive knowledge of Amazon Web Services
  • Previous use of deployment and configuration management technologies (Ansible, Puppet, Chef etc)
  • Technical background with Infrastructure-as-Code and CI technologies (Terraform, Cloudformation, Jenkins etc)
  • Windows and Apple device automation and management through Microsoft Intunes and Jamf Pro
  • Layer 2 and layer 3 networking protocols (VLANs, PortChannel, BGP etc); experience with Fortinet is a plus.
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IT Operations (ITOps) Engineer - O2E Brands