Senior DevOps Engineer

Operations Remote - Canada


The role:

We are a small division in a large multinational company looking for candidates with startup energy to help us support a variety of products as we take them into next generation cloud infrastructure.

Our DevOps team is looking for a hands-on DevOps engineer who will be responsible for helping to develop, design, deploy, and maintain our core application and voice stack in AWS.  This position will work with a small team tasked with improving and maintaining our AWS infrastructure.  This team works towards configuration management, maximizing uptime, metric based monitoring, disaster recovery and scalability. 


  • Innovation, implementation of cutting-edge technologies, and out-of-the-box thinking
  • Provide operational support to engineering teams
  • Provide approach, oversight, and support for replacing existing legacy software with new services
  • Consistent communication within our team to show transparency
  • Documentation
  • Participation in shared On-Call rotation


  • 5+ years experience supporting distributed production environments, both physical and cloud based. (VPC,EC2,S3,Lambda,Cloudwatch,RDS)
  • Strong foundation with CloudFormation, Terraform, Ansible or other configuration tools
  • Strong skills in Python, Java, Bash, PowerShell or other scripting languages
  • Expert knowledge working with and diagnosing Windows and Linux servers
  • Strong understanding of Networks (IP,TCP,UDP,DNS,IPSec,VPN)

Other helpful skills:

  • BGP/ARIN Network knowledge
  • Enterprise monitor and logging solutions (Elastic Stack, Datadot, Grafana, DataDog, etc)
  • Experience with CI/CD tools
  • Experience with containers in AWS
  • Experience maintaining Databases (MySQL, MS SQL Server)

About Ziff Davis

At Ziff Davis, we work in a culture of collaboration and welcome those who desire to join our growing global community. We seek enthusiastic individuals with an entrepreneurial spirit looking for and environment that rewards your best work.

Ziff Davis offers competitive salaries, health benefits, and company-sponsored events. If you are seeking a dynamic work environment where you can see the direct impact of your performance, then Ziff Davis is the place for you. We offer a fun and friendly working environment where individuals are given the opportunity to learn, grown and build on their skills.