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Mogo Finance Technology Inc.

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Mogo (TSX:GO) is a financial technology company building a digital financial brand for the next generation of Canadians by leveraging technology and design to bring a new level of convenience, simplicity and value to consumer financial services.  With approximately 700k Mogo members and over 1.3 million loans originated since 2007, we are leading the shift in Canada as consumers begin to move away from traditional banking services towards a frictionless digital experience.  We are transforming financial services by building the first digital platform designed to give Canadians convenient and controlled access to a range of financial products that make it easier stay in control of their financial health.  We leverage big data algorithms and the latest technologies to greatly simplify and enhance the customer experience. With personal loans that help consumers get out of debt, and a free prepaid Visa card that helps Canadians control their spending, we’re building a digital financial brand that empowers a whole new generation of Canadians.. To learn more about Mogo—recently referred to as the potential “Uber of finance” by CNBC, Toronto Star, and others—visit

Mogo is looking for a passionate and dedicated DevOps Engineer to join our growing DevOps team. The ideal candidate for this position knows how to best facilitate developers and product owners with existing workflows and make improvement as required. The ideal candidate will be proactive and help lead our hands-on effort in driving operation and security best practices as part of Mogo's rapid development cycles. In addition to being a technical wiz, we are also looking for a culturally-fit engineer who doesn’t mind cracking a joke or two with us as a member of our tight-knit team setting.

What you’ll do:

Both building and running highly available infrastructure which supports our rapidly growing products.

Be an active member of our engineering teams in supporting successful delivery of new services, including establishing production requirements, creating build pipelines and implementing the aforementioned efforts in code.

Participate in on-call rotations to support delivery of our service which is available to customers 24/7 and year ‘round.


You will have:

  • Experience operating highly available cloud infrastructure and ideally have done this in a regulated environment.
  • Managed containers including build, security, deployment and orchestration at scale.
  • A solid understanding of software development principles and be comfortable using these skills to solve operational problems such as automating Kubernetes or building tools to help our development teams to work quickly safely.
  • Been involved in incident response from on-call through to post mortem

Nice to have technical skills:

  • Programming Languages: Ruby, Python, Go, Bash
  • Databases: MySQL, PSQL, MongoDB
  • Automation Tools: Ansible, Chef, Terraform, Packer, InSpec
  • Cloud: Docker, Amazon Web Services, Azure
  • Monitoring: ELK Stack, Datadog, New Relic, Prometheus, AirBrake, Server Density

Impress us with:

  • Experience in designing self-healing, distributed-system architecture
  • Migration experience from stateful applications to a stateless containerized environment
  • Experience with Application Performance Monitoring (APM) tooling
  • Chatbot/Slackbot/Hubot Development Experience
  • Experience with managing/rotating secrets for containerized services

Posted: December 13, 2018
Closes: February 11, 2019
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201-500 employees

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About Mogo Finance Technology Inc.

Mogo (TSX: MOGO) — a Vancouver-based financial technology company— is focused on building the leading digital financial platform in Canada and empowering consumers with simple solutions to help the...