Loblaws Job Application – DevOps Lead

Job Description:

We’re looking for an eager, solution-oriented Technical Lead that will work in a team environment to provide technical expertise developing, maintaining and implementing modern software solutions with leading edge open source tools and platforms for on-premise and cloud applications. They will be responsible for co-leading a team of product and engineering resources to understand and describe technical architecture changes, describe solution components, and provide both strategic oversight and tactical implementation support.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Hold regular technical team meetings to determine progress and address any questions or challenges regarding projects
  • Update and maintain all production technologies ensuring proper maintenance and installation
  • Determine and define clear deliverables, roles and responsibilities for staff members required for specific projects or initiatives
  • Research and evaluate hardware and software technology options and weigh the cost/benefit analysis when making large purchases on behalf of the company
  • Analyze, plan and develop requirements and standards in reference to scheduled projects and initiatives as per agile practices
  • Co-lead an agile team with Delivery and Product leads
  • Recruit and train exceptional employees to fill posted positions within the technical department
  • Work closely with leads in architecture, network, and security groups to establish patterns and ensure compliance with governance
  • Assign and oversee the daily tasks of technical personnel while ensuring all engineers/developers are actively working toward established milestones

Job Requirements:

  • Managerial experience applying analytical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Strong sense of personal accountability regarding decision-making and supervising teams
  • Provincial eHealth system integration experience a plus
  • Experience with PaaS solutions such as Pivotal Cloud Foundry, OpenShift, or similar
  • Direct experience with agile ceremonies, strategies and methods
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills and experience establishing guidelines in these areas for others
  • Experience working in a high-level collaborative environment and promoting a teamwork mentality
  • NoSQL (MongoDB, Redis, Firebase, etc.) database experience beneficial
  • Experience with Docker, Kubernetes, or Kubernetes-based platforms
  • Knowledge of Modern DevOps principles and exposure to as code approaches
  • Ability to predict challenges and seek to proactively head-off obstacles

Job Details:

Company: Loblaw Companies Limited

Vacancy Type:  Part Time

Job Location: Mississauga, Ontario, Canada

Application Deadline: N/A

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