Thrillworks Careers

DevOps Lead
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Introduction

Be Our DevOps Lead At Thrillworks

Our team at Thrillworks takes agile-product-building seriously, whether it's a CMS-driven marketing site, email blasts, a mobile application, or any other digital initiative. And we believe any work we do won't be truly successful without a strong cultural sense of DevOps. Reporting to the CTO and working closely with the Director of Technology the DevOps lead will help continuously improve our project practices internally and those of our clients.

Company

Thrillworks is your solution for innovative web services that blend sound thinking and strategy, aesthetics, design and technology to maximize your business.

Web design and development is about creativity and technology. You need a perfect balance of both. We offer design that makes your website a pleasure to behold; and the technological expertise that makes it a pleasure to navigate.

Position

You will be instrumental in ensuring Thrillworks is effective in continuing to deliver quality on-time work to our clients. You will help clients to drastically improve their internal processes in how they manage their digital applications and services and help them deliver higher value consistently to their customers.

The DevOps role at Thrillworks is essential to help our teams do better work every day by:

  • Working with project teams to build and maintain application environments that minimize project friction
  • Creating, documenting and maintaining deployment pipelines for multiple project platforms
  • Evangelize and work with developers to implement containerization across projects
  • Manage and support builds in CI tools such as Jenkins and CircleCI
  • Monitor and maintain application architecture using tools like New Relic or App dynamics
  • Work with Thrillworks and client infrastructures such as Azure, AWS and Google cloud.

DevOps at Thrillworks will be vital in enabling agile teams to build and deploy websites and software quickly, with confidence and security.

Required Skills

The person we select as DevOps lead will work directly with the CTO and Director of Technology to ensure a solid DevOps foundation within our culture. The ideal candidate is passionate about both the technical and people related aspects of DevOps, continuous improvement and lean, agile methodologies.

  • 4+ years working in a services company delivering web-related software

(Agency type experience a plus)

  • 2+ years working in a DevOps role supporting multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Deep Experience with one of the following: AWS, Azure, Google Cloud.
  • Experience configuring and maintaining a CI system such as TeamCity, Jenkins, CircleCI, Bitbucket Pipelines
  • Working knowledge of modern development frameworks such as .NET Core, Java, Node with Express, GraphQL
  • Experience in horizontally scaling solutions for high demand in an on-premise enterprise and cloud environments.
  • Ability to consult with business and technical clients

Know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!