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Senior DevOps Specialist

Vancouver, BC
Full Time
2 days ago
**This position can work remotely from anywhere in Canada**

About Traction on Demand

At Traction on Demand, we aim to change the world by challenging the traditional consulting model and building community with our clients, partners, and neighbors.

At our core, we're about improving the way companies do business by leveraging technology -, technology partners, and our own library of intellectual property. We are a people-first organization, creating long-term relationships with our clients and growing with them as strategic business partners.

Traction for Good , our community engagement program, and our status as one of the first 100 B Corps in Canada are just a few of the reasons why we have been named to the Best Places to Work in Canada top 10 list every year since 2016.

For more information about Traction on Demand, click here .

About the Opportunity

As our Senior DevOps Specialist, you will work within the Business Technology team by owning deployments, the quality of the product build(s), releases and monitoring. You will define process, operational oversight and support coordination. You will support the DevOps team by owning areas of the deployment and automation infrastructure.

More specifically your responsibilities will include:

Ensures the deployment management solution selected is capable and able to automatically deploy all required: configuration, code, and data in a stable and predictable way

Implements, maintains and enables on the development pipeline (toolchain and processes), allowing the system to correctly verify every change, run all tests, run automated QE, and report results

Implements development pipeline process, starting with manual, and refine towards automation Develops processes to anticipate and address

Tractions needs for seamless onboarding and execution of DevOps products/programs

Guides DevOps teams to establish enterprise-wide DevOps strategies

Mentor to Associate DevOps Specialists

Establishes strategic roadmaps for successful DevOps processes

Establishes and governs the release process including guidelines for all releases

Defines a communication process to resolve errors

Traction on Demand's hiring philosophy is based on values, intelligence, and then skills. Here's what we mean by that:


'Do the right thing' and 'build community' are two of our core values and we bring that lens to everything that we do. We hope that you will too and that is why we are looking for people who want to join an active community of engaged individuals who see business as more than just a vehicle to make money.


People often ask what it takes to succeed at Traction on Demand - you've got to be smart, without having an ego. Imagine working with a group of your smartest friends who all love to learn, who push each other to grow, who thrive in the unknown and innovate at a pace that you can only call furious. That's the working environment we strive to create at Traction.


Tractionites come from a variety of backgrounds, and we are eager to find people from non-traditional backgrounds. Typically, we find people are successful in this role when they have:

4-6 years' experience with Salesforce-specific development (changesets, unit test, metadata, etc.)

3-5 years' of professional experience in test-driven, Salesforce development as a Project Manager, Salesforce Release Manager, DevOps Engineer, or other related roles

1+ years of professional experience in a test-driven and formal QE/CI/CD development environment

Demonstrated ability to articulate processes and tools utilized to ensure quality, stability, performance, scalability, deployment, security, maintenance, and documentation

Demonstrated ability to formulate, document, and maintain Quality Engineering standards and best practices

Experience with Version Control systems (GitHub, GitLab, Azure DevOps, etc.) and system registration, setup, branching strategy, environment strategy, etc.

Experience with Salesforce DX structure, scratch orgs, and packaging

Proven stakeholder relationship management at Director level

Salesforce Certifications Required:

Salesforce Administrator

Salesforce Platform App Builder

Platform Developer I

2+ Salesforce Technical Certifications

About the benefits

When you join Traction on Demand, you join more than an organization, you join a community. We walk the walk as well as talk the talk when it comes to contributing to the community, helping the environment, and our commitment to diversity and equality through our JEDI initiatives.

As recognition for all your hard work and determination, you can look forward to the following:

• Employee stock ownership plan

• Quarterly profit sharing

• Health, dental and vision

• Personal and health spending accounts

• Employee assistance program

• Fully paid 12-week Traction baby benefit

• 2 paid volunteer days per year

• Extensive flexible work options

• Continued learning opportunities

Are you ready to join one of North America's fastest-growing Salesforce consulting companies? Click apply below to begin your new journey.

We are an equal opportunity employer and love diversity at our company! We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, or disability status.

Please note, employment is contingent on the successful completion of background and reference checks.

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