Vancouver, BC, Canada
Istio, NodeJS, GCP & Kubernetes
We are looking for talented DevOps engineers. In this role, you will be a critical component in the evolution of Navarik's technology and products. We are preparing for rapid growth into new markets. To support this, we are developing a completely new set of SaaS applications and services.
Using the latest web technologies, we are enabling fast-learning team players to shine in a fast-paced environment. Not only will you be building the apps, services and supporting infrastructure, you will also work closely with product owners to help guide the direction of the product. Our clients include global oil giants such as BP, Chevron, Exxon and Shell. Our applications track and monitor cargo movements and help the industry reduce loss and waste.
Requirements Key Duties and Responsibilities
Working closely with the development team to help build and deploy new services to our GCP cloud-hosted infrastructure, such as creating new instances, scaling the services, managing security groups, etc.
Keeping our infrastructure as code deployment up to date and tested.
Troubleshoot technical issues, communicating and documenting procedures, and recommending architectural changes where necessary
Ensure there are adequate monitoring systems in place and respond to alerts in a timely fashion
Setup tooling such as Kiali, Graphana, Jasper to monitor our environments
Continue to build out our continuous delivery release process and automate our rollback procedures.
Build and maintain our canary infrastructure
Monitor and maintain our Istio setup for our production TICit Hub platformWork closely with Technical Operations to integrate our GCP hosted infrastructure with our on-premise infrastructure.
4+ years working with RESTful APIs with modern technologies such as NodeJS, React and Express
Understanding of relational database administration ideally with Oracle, Postgres with PostGIS and with Event Buses like Kafka and/or Redis
Experience managing cloud resources, GCP in particular; we currently use a combination of on-premise and GCP. An understanding of VPN concepts, CloudFlare, Load Balancers etc.
Understanding of the importance of tests and TDD
Experience with source code version control with Git
Linux system administration experience and the strong desire to learn
Administration of Apache and Nginx; SSL certificate management
Experience working with content delivery networks like Akamai or CloudFlare
Excellent written and verbal communication (and documentation) skills
Self-driven, highly analytical and detail-oriented
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
Nice to Have Attributes
Experience with continuous delivery pipelines like Heroku pipelines and Review Apps
Comfortable working in a start-up like environment in our innovation lab (agile or scrum experience a plus)
Close to public transport
Work with some great developers
Who are we?
Located in Vancouver, Canada, Navarik is an enterprise SaaS provider for the Inspection Industry working with large Oil and Gas, Mining and Agriculture Companies. To apply: Email your resume and cover letter (as one PDF) to firstname.lastname@example.org with “DevOps Engineer” in the subject line.