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Build and Release Engineer

Req id:  12188

Richmond Hill, ON, CA



As the Information Company, our mission at OpenText is to create software solutions and deliver services that redefine the future of digital. Be part of a winning team that leads the way in Enterprise Information Management. 



The Opportunity: 

OpenText’s EnCase® is the most widely deployed DFIR (Digital Forensic and Incident Response) platform in the world and has been named “The Best Computer Forensic Solution” by SC Magazine for 10 years running.  EnCase solves forensic security and investigatory needs for law enforcement, government agencies and enterprise customers using comprehensive forensic science, powerful evidence processing, and deep analysis.
The EnCase Engineering team seeks an experienced Build and Release Engineer who is ready to collaborate on the next generation of EnCase capabilities. We are looking for an enthusiastic engineer with experience helping application developers accelerate.


You are great at:


As a Build and Release Systems Engineer, your mission will be to use cutting edge technology to build and automate a highly efficient, flexible cloud/virtual infrastructure.  In addition, you will have the following responsibilities:


•    Implement systems that are highly available, scalable on a public cloud platforms and virtual environments
•    Design, manage, and maintain tools to automate operational processes used to deploy a variety of applications 
•    Develop automation to quickly and rapidly deploy new VPCs and server instances 
•    Work closely with developers to implement continuous delivery systems and methodologies on AWS/Azure
•    Define and deploy monitoring, metrics, and logging systems on public cloud infrastructure
•    Build tools and processes to support the infrastructure produce user data on multitude of applications


What it takes:  

•    Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, or equivalent. Advanced degree a plus
•    Minimum 5+ years technical experience in a software development environment as an individual contributor in the related area 
•    Object-oriented programming, C, C++ and OS systems programming
•    Superior analytical and problem-solving abilities; broad intellectual capacity to take on complex technical issues 
•    Excellent written and verbal communications skills; ability to provide clear guidance and instruction to others
•    Demonstrated ability to get things done by being resourceful, building rapport, and seizing opportunities
•    High EQ (Emotional Intelligence) which guides how you motivate your team and resolve conflicts
•    Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously, including resolving conflicts with competing priorities and tasks


Additional Qualifications: 
•    Operating System internals or low-level driver development
•    Web/SaaS experience, Java, JavaScript and working knowledge of network topology
•    Experience with project coordination and management or acting as Scrum Master
•    Project management Use of Atlassian collaboration tools (Jira, Confluence)



At OpenText we understand and value diversity in our employees and are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We hire the best talent regardless of race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, disability, marital status, sex, age, veteran status or sexual orientation. If you require accommodation at any time during the recruitment process please email accommodationrequests@opentext.com. Applicants have rights under Federal Employment Laws including but not limited to: Family and Medical Leave Act (FLMA)Equal Employment Opportunity  and Employee Polygraph Protection Act


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. 

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. 

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.

Join OpenText today.

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