Devops Lead

IT - IT Support & Sales
Waterloo, ON
Feb 28, 2021


1 Year project with potential for extension.

Must Have:


·         Development Experience

·         ETL/AWS Glue,

·         File transfer to and from AWS

·         DevOps tools ( Git, Bitbucket, Jenkins, CDD, Ansible)

·         Scheduling tools

·         Python

·         Release Management


Nice to Have:

  • Financial Services experience

Our client…

A complex life insurance organization. 


  1. in house developed systems that are on premise
  2. in house developed applications on AWS
  3. vendor applications implemented in house or on Virtual private cloud
  4. applications that are  SAAS
    • Assume overall responsibility for release package artifacts and delivery.
    • Manage risks and resolves issues that affect release scope, schedule and quality
    • Identify gaps including any DevOps tools insufficiencies
    • Coordinate release content and effort based on the service request backlog, pending service requests, third party applications, or operating system updates
    • Conduct Release Readiness reviews, Milestone Reviews, and Business Go/No-Go reviews
    • Produce Deployment, Run Books and Implementation Plans
    • Negotiate, plan and manage all release activities
    • Work with release engineers to understand impacts of branches and code merges
    • Maintain the release schedule for all core services and ensure alignment across key partners and vendors.
    • Continually work towards making improvements in the release process
    • Lead and co-ordinate the Go-Live activities including the execution of the deployment Plans and checklists.
    • Maintain a release repository and manage key information such as build and release procedures, dependencies, and notification lists

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