DevOps Engineer

Tech Victoria, BC Req. UMG-4730


At Ingrooves Music Group, we are committed to powering creativity in today’s dynamic music marketplace by providing the best distribution, marketing, and rights management tools and services to content creators and owners. We develop state-of-the-art, cost-efficient, and scalable technology platforms. Our partners benefit from our experienced, knowledgeable people, unparalleled commitment to customer service, and thoughtful marketing solutions that drive results. We aspire to be the most transparent and solution-driven partner for all of the labels and artists we work with.

How we LEAD: 

The DevOps Engineer will work collaboratively with infrastructure, development, and operation teams to help automate and streamline CI/CD processes and toolsets for high availability, secure, scalable enterprise, and software as a service application within the AWS environment. As a member of the team, you will drive the design, implementation, testing, deployment, and post-release production support. 

How you’ll CREATE:

  • Support and manage production Kubernetes clusters. 
  • Analyze, design, and implement strategies for continuous deployment of enterprise and software as a service application while ensuring security and high availability on pre-production and production systems 
  • Oversee the coordination, integration, and flow of development, testing, and deployment to support continuous delivery 
  • Provide an extremely reliable and secure enterprise environment that is fully automated and free from obstacles 
  • Operate effectively across development platforms, tools, networks, servers, and databases, considering both cloud and hybrid solutions 

Bring your VIBE:
Required skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering or similar field
  • Experience with cloud based Kubernetes (Openshift/EKS/GKE/AKS or similar)
  • Strong experience with a scripting language (Bash/Python/Ruby or similar)
  • Experience establishing and employing CI/CD practices and tools (Gitlab/TeamCity/CircleCI/Jenkins or similar)
  • Experience with automation and configuration management using a variety of tools (Ansible/Terraform/Packer/Chef or similar)
  • Strong practical Linux-based systems administration skills in an AWS and/or GCP environment
  • Experience and ability to setup automated monitoring and alerting systems (Datadog/Dynatrace/New Relic or similar)
  • 3+ years of experience with cloud technologies (AWS/GKE/Azure)
  • Understanding of DevOps principals and a record of implementing and communicating principals across cross-disciplinary teams
  • Professional commitment to high quality
  • Passion for automation of everything to release fast, frequently, and reliably
  • Detail-oriented individual with the ability to rapidly learn new concepts and technologies
  • Effective communication and collaboration skills
  • Ability to work with diverse teams, and to accomplish tasks and demonstrate leadership without being in a senior role
Nice to have skills:
  • Experience architecting AWS infrastructure including:
    • Compute (EC2, Snapshot Management, AMI, Auto Scaling)
    • Security (IAM, KMS, SSM, Policies, WAF, Cognito)
    • Networking (VPC, Security Groups, ELB all types, Route53, CloudFront)
    • Storage (EBS, EFS, S3, Glacier)
    • Serverless (Lambda, API Gateway)
    • Databases (RDS Postgresql, RDS MySQL, Aurora, ElasticCache, DynamoDB)
    • Monitoring (CloudWatch, CloudTrail, ELK Stack, Prometheus)
  • Experience developing software applications in Java/.NET/Go/JavaScript or similar programming language that are scalable, resilient, and follow DevOps best practices
  • Experience with database maintenance and administration (Postgresql/MySQL/Elasticsearch/Redis/Cassandra/Snowflake or similar)
  • Proficient in cloud-based system design and architecture in GKE or Azure

 Universal Music Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Disclaimer: This job description only provides an overview of job responsibilities that are subject to change.