DevOps Engineer

DEV/IT London, ON


About Us
CARFAX’s mission is to help millions of people shop, buy, own or sell used cars with more confidence. As a leader in vehicle history and valuation, CARFAX provides impartial and comprehensive information for consumers and the automotive industry. CARFAX‘s Canadian headquarters supports North American product development, drawing on billions of data records from thousands of sources, CARFAX products enable used vehicle buyers and sellers to make informed decisions.  CARFAX is consistently recognized as a top employer and business. CARFAX is a part of S&P Global (NYSE: SPGI), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions. Find out more at and connect with CARFAX on Instagram, Facebook and LinkedIn.

Working Here
At CARFAX Canada, you’re not just another employee. You’re a critical contributor to the big picture and rely on data when making important decisions. You have a future mindset and are motivated to grow with us. You don’t settle for what’s quick and easy because you value quality. You know that the best teams are built on trust, so you use your voice to collaborate and create real change. You have a thirst for learning new things and building your skillset. You believe in taking the time to celebrate wins and have fun! Come and join us!
Job Details
CARFAX Canada is excited to announce the position of DevOps Engineer. In this role you will work on-site from our London, ON office and report to our Manager of Cloud & DevOps. This role will be part of a dynamic operations team that is excited to promote and adopt a Cloud-native and a DevOps mindset. In this role, you will work closely with engineering/architecture, data management, security and IT support to ensure our production systems are deployed, managed, and monitored. You will be asked to lead, improve our CI/CD pipelines, manage, assess, and implement structure, process, and monitor infrastructure systems. Providing feedback to all teams will be key to your team’s continuous improvement. You will be required to learn, research, pilot and recommend new tools and technologies that can be leveraged to improve the way we work.

Position Responsibilities

  • Plan and implement branching strategies for the source code, configure repositories, integrate Git with DevOps pipelines, source control artifacts for human consumption, integrate Git with identity management solutions (Azure AD)
  • Develop a Site Reliability Engineering (SRE) strategy, design and implement logging and telemetry, integrate logging and monitoring solutions, design failure prediction strategies, and implement health checks
  • Implement and maintain a build strategy and create a process for standardizing builds
  • Facilitate communication and collaboration, communicate deployment and release information with business stakeholders.
  • Lead the creation and generation of DevOps process documentation
  • Design and implement distributed tracing, inspect application performance indicators, inspect infrastructure performance indicators.
  • Define and implement continuous integration (CI), design package management, create an application infrastructure management strategy implement and maintain build strategy, design a process for standardizing builds across organization
  • Define and implement a continuous delivery (CD) and release management strategy, develop complex deployments (ML, ML Ops, mobile, App Center, DR, multi region, CDN, etc.)
  • Assess and configure a log framework, design a log aggregation and storage strategy (e.g. Azure storage), design a log aggregation using Azure Monitor, manage access control to logs (workspace-centric/resource-centric), integrate crash analytics (App Center Crashes, Crashlytics)

 Education and Experience Required:

  • 8+ years in IT (various roles) Development and/or infrastructure management
  • 5+ years of experience working with Azure Cloud and Azure DevOps environments
  • University degree in computer related sciences or similar
  • Cloud certification, preferably Microsoft Certified: Azure Administrator and DevOps Engineer
  • Strong background in Azure DevOps services and building pipelines with Azure DevOps, as well as end-to-end CI/CD process, test automation integration
  • Experience with converting Classic pipelines to YAML based pipelines
  • Experience with continuous testing (CT) test automation, load testing
  • Extensive experience with container platforms preferably Docker and Kubernetes
  • In-depth knowledge and experience of Azure AD, Identity and access management
  • Experience with monitoring tools such Applications Insights, Azure Monitor, log analytics, Kusto Query Language, alerting, dashboards, workbooks, KPIs
  • Experience with infrastructure as code (IaC) and configuration management such as Terraform, Ansible
  • Experience in Azure IaaS and PaaS administration (App services, Functions, Keyvault, Azure SQL, Application Insights, Azure VPN, LB, App Gateway, WAF, ACS, AKS, Azure Recovery Services and backup, Azure Automation, Azure policy, RBAC, and other Azure services)
  • Master-level scripting and automation abilities (PowerShell, Python, JSON, YAML, ARM Templates, Runbooks, Cloud Shell)
  • Working knowledge of databases, especially Azure SQL (Microsoft T-SQL)
  • Working knowledge of microservices architecture
  • Previous experience working in an Agile environment
  • Experience supporting and troubleshooting .NET and C# applications 

CARFAX Canada is headquartered in London, Ontario at the historical landmark 100 Kellogg Lane. We’re proud to offer competitive pay, benefits and bonuses, RRSP matching, maternity leave top-up, health and wellness initiatives and social events.

We’re committed to providing accommodations for people with disabilities. If you require an accommodation during the application or selection processes, please advise in your cover letter.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.