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Lead Reliability Engineer

Req id:  27854

Richmond Hill, ON, CA Waterloo, ON, CA Mississauga, ON, CA Montreal, Quebec, CA Virtual, CA

 

OPENTEXT - THE INFORMATION COMPANY

Together Carbonite and Webroot form the SMB and Consumer Division of OpenText. The mission of our joint offering is to make cyber resilience simple, reliable and accessible in the connected world. We foster a thriving, dynamic environment rich with inventive minds and entrepreneurial spirit and our employees are empowered and encouraged to build their careers at OpenText.

 

 

 

 

The Opportunity
You will set a new standard for OpenText Cloud Operations including site reliability adminstration through good communication with your team, with your manager, and your peers.  You will have the opportunity to define the technologies to be used, the structure of teams and how work is completed, and responsible for the delivery of pipelines for product development and releases into production.
This job requires you be able to work autonomously, in collaboration with others in Cloud Operations as well as Engineering, IT, and Customer Service, and at the direction of the Manager of Cloud Support Operations. Because your work will have visibility by other department members and management, frequent communication with your team and others concerning projects and issues is expected.

 

You are Great AT
•    Provide support, improve, and implement infrastructure as code and applications on top of various platforms. Troubleshoot and triage issues as they arise.
•    Work closely with various teams across the organization, including the security team, development team, and operations team for requests for assistance
•    Execute with minimal technical supervision, embrace reliability constraints, and be proactive in contributing improvements to the code base
•    Promote technical vision in concert with product engineering for VM and containerized product development, deployment, and operationalization
•    Establish/maintain security guidelines, practices, and department procedures
•    Establish/maintain effective customer points of contact (development, infrastructure, teammates) for collaboration and troubleshooting projects related to existing technical issues
•    Mentor engineers through code reviews, paired programming, and working sessions
•    Familiarity in the use of infrastructure monitoring tools
•    Familiarity in the use notification management tools such as OpsGenie, VictorOps or Pagerduty
•    Familiarity with Pingdom, Thousand Eyes, or similar for external monitoring
•    Drive a metrics-driven culture and software delivery process using data to measure overall system quality

 

What It Takes
•    5-10+ years in technical development, QE, or operations role
•    5+ years of experience building fully automated software application and infrastructure provisioning and deployment pipelines
•    Extensive experience in an iterative development environment and CI/CD practices and tools is a must
•    Familiarity building and managing microservices-based systems
•    Extensive hands-on experience with AWS and GCP & Infrastructure as Code (Terraform, CloudFormation)
•    Proficient with scripting using Powershell, Python or Bash
•    Experience with supporting and troubleshooting containerized applications
•    Has a deep knowledge of mixed operating system environments, structured, non-structured and distributed data platforms, and can easily apply the concepts of one data service API to another
•    Extensive knowledge of centralized logging systems

 

 

 

 

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Subject to applicable laws and regulations, OpenText’s Global Vaccination Policy requires all employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 in order to enter an OpenText office. Accommodations may be available for specific roles.


OPENTEXT - THE INFORMATION COMPANY

Our growing team is mapping the future of Information Management, and we continue to make new discoveries that expand its boundaries. Join us and be part of a winning team, where the opportunities for your career are limitless. 

From its innovative start as a research project by University of Waterloo professors in 1991, OpenText has grown into a global company with offices in more than 35 countries. Our high- performance culture has forged our growth and is an excellent fit for people looking to push themselves to learn and do more.

It’s our time to lead, and as part of our team, it will be your time too. Our continued growth will provide you the opportunity to explore, learn and chart an exciting career path while enjoying a good work-life balance. 

Perks 
If you thrive in a dynamic work environment, there is always a new horizon to explore. We are proud to offer excellent benefits, challenging work and competitive financial rewards. 

Benefits 
Our employee programs prioritize employees’ well-being and that of their families. We offer a comprehensive benefit plan, education assistance, a wellness/fitness reimbursement and time off to volunteer. 

Social events 
With offices around the world and flexible work arrangements, OpenText strives to make sure all our employees feel connected. Teamwork extends to our social lives too from local social events to company-wide activities, we want our employees to take time to relax and have fun.  

Corporate Citizenship  
Corporate Citizenship is more than a program for us, it is engrained in our purpose, impact, and approach to doing business. Through numerous volunteer initiatives, we support education and innovation for global change.

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