North America / Canada / ON / Markham /

Technology & Engineering

#: 743999735761563 / 50240913

Mid-Senior Level

Full-Time

Job Description

YOU’LL BUILD TECH THAT EMPOWERS GLOBAL BUSINESSES

 As a Nielsen Brandbank DevOps Engineer you will help our talented, cross-functional team to improve deployment frequency, faster time to market, the lower failure rate of new releases, shortened lead time between fixes, and Faster mean time to recovery

WHAT YOU WILL DO 

  • Own the day to day deployment tasks for Non-Production and Production environments, to assist in creating, maintaining the tools & processes involved.

  • Configure and manage Azure subscriptions, assets access, and structure.

  • Design and maintain tools and systems to both deploy and manage these systems. 

  • Ensure the availability of the services to deliver agreed service level agreements.

  • Provide and manage the virtual server estate during its migration to the Azure platform as a service hosting.

  • Scripting of Infrastructure as code and deployment steps.

  • Communicate and collaborate with all IT teams and business stakeholders.

  • Support production releases of new features and products.

  • Contribute to the migration of traditional Infrastructure assets to Infrastructure as code and continual delivery of Brandbank platforms.

  • Provision and management of virtual server estate, including patching, security, upgrades, and lifecycle during PAAS migration.

  • Deployment and management of Azure virtual networking stack, includes Vnets, application gateway, express route, and VPN connectivity during PAAS migration.

  • Management of SQL server cluster hosts including networking, storage, scaling.

  • Support the release flow from development through to production, and help manage the environments using CI/CD tools and methodologies.

  • Participate in evolving our build, deployment, and release management practices towards a continuous integration/continuous deployment model.

  • Provide 2nd and 3rd line technical support of multiple production and non-production environments.

  • Part of the on-call team responsible for the health of a 24/7 production hosted system.

  • Assist in ensuring the global availability of all services.

  • Deliver critical partner relationships including negotiation and service levels.

  • Provide global development team support, including solutions design advice, diagnostics.

WE ARE LOOKING FOR PEOPLE WHO HAVE

  • Ability to automate system configuration and management using scripts (Bash, Powershell, Ruby, Python, etc.) and configuration management tools.

  • Significant experience designing and delivering infrastructure services.

  • Experience in continuous delivery tool sets and frameworks.

  • Advanced knowledge of Azure including virtual networking, non consumption PAAS and IAAS.

  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Active Directory, DNS, DHCP, DFS, DFSR, Group Policy.

  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Server technologies including server 2012 R2, Server 2016, Server 2019. 

  • Advanced knowledge of Azure virtual networking and IAAS hosting.

  • Work well under pressure and to tight deadlines.

  • Ability to grasp complex concepts quickly.

  • Experience managing highly available production-facing e-commerce websites is preferred

  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Server platforms including Windows Server 2008R2 2012, 2012 R2, IIS7.5 IIS8.0 is preferred.

  • Exposure to Agile Development methodologies is preferred,

  • Exposure to Bitbucket and Bamboo or other source control, build and deployment products.

  • Experience in managing integration projects is desirable.

  • Able to think tactically while still considering the wider global strategy.

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a related technical field, or equivalent industry experience

Qualifications

https://jobs.smartrecruiters.com/TheNielsenCompany/743999735761563-azure-devops-engineer