Senior CloudOps Engineer

Senior CloudOps Engineer

N/A Id: 15978 - Permanent

IT/IQ Tech Recruiters is seeking a Senior CloudOps Engineer to join our client in Vancouver, BC.


Why work with our client?

  • Competitive rates
  • Centrally located
  • Transit accessible



  • Ensure services run smooth and have the capacity for continued growth and improvement.
  • Design and architect cloud-based solutions to support services.
  • Working with Product Development to design hosting solution for products and tooling.
  • Contribute to the development of infrastructure health monitoring and reporting
  • Troubleshoot production infrastructure, load issues, and implement solutions
  • Use best practices for deployment processes and site reliability processes
  • Identify areas for development and improvement of Windows and Linux capabilities
  • Mentor other members of the team
  • Together with your team, you will share an on-call rotation and be an escalation contact for service incidents


Top Skills Required

  • Ability to build tooling, automation and/or services in one or multiple languages (e.g. Go, Python)
  • Tooling which measures service KPIs, providing live data on availability, performance, and system health
  • experience in higher-level languages ( eg, Python, Java, NodeJS )
  • writing and reviewing code,
  • You are familiar with micro-services as well as monolithic architectures, and ideally have seen them in operation at a global scale
  • You have prior experience working in high performance or distributed systems
  • Identifying novel solutions to challenging operational problems and developing interfaces between separate SaaS offerings
  • Proven track record of managing cloud operations in a 24/7 setting.
  • Experience supporting live production systems, maintaining high availability, and responding swiftly to issues as they appear
  • Participate in on-call rotation and be an escalation contact for service incidents
  • Experience with both Linux, Windows systems, and networking fundamentals
  • 6+ years’ experience in configuration and maintenance of applications such as web servers, load balancers, relational databases, storage systems and messaging systems
  • 6+ years’ experience learning software, frameworks and APIs
  • System maintenance, patching and deployment
  • Experience in creating secured cloud infra for Staging, Development and Production environments.
  • Must be legally eligible to work in Canada


Why work with us?

  • Build a long-term relationship with an experienced recruitment expert
  • Access to the ‘hidden’ job market – opportunities across Canada that aren’t posted on job boards
  • Get a high-level understanding of market dynamics affecting your industry
  • Gain insight into the culture of the company you’re applying for before submitting your profile


About Us

IT/IQ Tech Recruiters provides contract and permanent IT recruitment services to employers across Canada. We have a specialized approach to recruiting, segmenting our recruitment teams into specialty practice areas focusing on Development, PMO, Infrastructure and BI/CRM/ERP skill sets.

This approach enables our recruiters to become specialists; they know the market and work hard to understand each candidates’ capabilities, goals, career ambitions and quickly present them with the best possible opportunities.  We are committed to helping candidates develop their careers and to helping our clients grow their business and complete important projects successfully.


We create opportunities for IT Professionals to empower business.