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DevOps Engineer

Richmond, BC
Full Time
A month ago

PressReader is “Netflix” for newspapers and magazines. It partners with thousands of Publishers in over 100 countries to bring almost 10000 publications into the platform and make them available for users on and native Apps.

What you'll do:

  • Work closely with engineering teams to maintain and scale our existing production platform
  • Evolve what it means to be an SRE at PressReader by leading efforts to implement the SRE model across our engineering org
  • Own the SLOs based on KPIs for each of our services and use them to allow us to move quickly while maintaining the quality service our users expect
  • Own, evolve, and champion our incident management process
  • Develop and maintain automation to reduce operations toil for the team
  • Participate in an on-call rotation for our production services

What we’re looking for:

  • You possess a contagious sense of ownership and the tenacity to always find a way
  • You focus on quality to build manageable, scalable, and maintainable systems
  • You enjoy solving tough technical problems
  • You share enthusiastically to reduce disconnects and communication breakdowns

What you've done:

  • You’ve managed production environments at scale in a public cloud environment (Azure, AWS or GCP)
  • You’ve built extensible and maintainable automation (Shell, Python, or Go preferred)
  • You’ve run containerized microservices using Kubernetes
  • You've maintained Infrastructure-as-Code
  • You've participated in implementing SRE


  • GCP, Azure, AWS
  • Kubernetes, Helm, Istio
  • Linux (Ubuntu), Windows Server / Hyper-V
  • PostgreSQL, Clickhouse, Redis, Cassandra, MS SQL
  • Prometheus, Grafana, ELK, Zabbix
  • RabbitMQ, Kafka
  • Ansible, Terraform
  • Jenkins, Teamcity
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