DevOps Engineer - Ottawa

Ottawa, Ontario /
Engineering /
Full Time
Noibu is Canada’s Capital city’s fastest growing technology company.  We help brands recover millions of dollars in lost sales every day by helping them detect, manage and resolve critical errors on their online store. You may have heard of some of our customers like Levi’s, Champion, Air Transat, Guess, and Jelly Belly.

The tenet of our culture has been ‘People First’ from Day 1. Our Employee Satisfaction Survey scores have consistently been the highest in our city year over year and this year has been no exception! We’re the highest scoring scaling company with a score of 97/100 in Invest Ottawa’s portfolio🥇

At Noibu, we strive to create the best experience for users to detect, prioritize, and resolve errors. Millions of errors costing people millions of dollars are being detected on a monthly basis at Noibu, as a Google Cloud DevOps Engineer you will help us build the necessary infrastructure to make our customers successful. In this role as Noibu’s first DevOps Engineer, you will set the tone on our infrastructure and own large parts of our system's backend. You will automate the development and deployment process at Noibu by configuring related tools and preparing scripts. Our ideal candidate will have a minimum of 5 years experience. Experience with GCP is a must for this role.

This role requires the successful candidate to be living in Ottawa.

Our stack:

    • GCP for our cloud.
    • Scala for stream processing in the cloud.          
    • Rust for microservices + batch analytics + stream processing on dedicated machines.
    • Angular (TS) for our frontend.        
    • GraphQL for our API.
    • Javascript for our scripts deployed on customer’s websites.            
    • Builds are fully automated via CI/CD in Kubernetes.

Problems you'll get to help solve:

    • Bullet proof our infrastructure for upcoming scale (10-100x during Black Friday season)
    • Optimize infrastructure for performance
    • Optimize infrastructure for costs
    • Work with engineering team to establish security processes
    • Optimize CI/CD pipelines

What you'll learn by joining us:

    • Distributed computing.
    • Distributed databases.
    • Stream and batch processing.
    • Whatever it takes to help the team succeed.
As our ideal candidate:

You view yourself as a 10Xer. What 10X means for us at Noibu, is that you believe in the top quality of your work and the benefit of collaboration and supporting your team. You pride yourself on your ability to overcome challenges and successfully get the work done. We know top talent means paying top dollar, and we are not afraid of that.
 
You have a strong product-mindset, and care about the "why” behind the “what”. Without our customers, we’re nothing, so you’ll see that our team is comprised of self-driven, team-oriented engineers that love to achieve goals, and we’re hoping you share the same mindset.
 
You have high emotional intelligence, and enjoy building relationships with your teammates. We don’t view collaboration as HR speak.  We view collaboration as the best way to find the best solutions to difficult problems, and we thrive on working together. 
 
You have strong communication skills that will allow you to demonstrate your career accomplishments in a way we would all understand - even the non tech team members here! We want to hear about your experience in your own words , not with typical keywords you might think we want to see. Let your personality shine through when we chat with you!

Ultimately, at Noibu we move fast, we build fast, and we never give up. We are so proud of the amazing talent on our engineering team, and we’re ready for you to join us too.

Why should you consider Noibu?

🦄 We’re working to be Ottawa’s next Unicorn
Noibu is going to impact billions of shoppers. By joining our small team on the ground floor, you have the opportunity to do something amazing with us and grow more than you even realize is possible. 

💰 Compensation
We're a pay for impact company that is striving to lead the market in regards to compensation. Outside of your base salary, you have access to our Employee Stock Option Plan and potential variable pay or bonus arrangements. 

🕰️ Unlimited Time Off & Flexible Working Style
In addition to unlimited time off, we enforce an annual minimum of 3 weeks for all employees and have a company wide holiday shut down every year. Our flexible working style means you get to work when and where you want.

🦷 Benefits from Day 1
Imagine having to wait 3 months into your new job to go to the dentist? Never at Noibu. We hired you. We believe in you, and everyone gets access to all benefits, perks, and allowances from their first day with us 🤝

🎉 Fun & Engagement
Lots of companies preach having fun, but we seriously do walk the walk. Think things like Monthly Company-Wide & Team-Specific Socials, frequent post-work Happy Hours, and a MAJOR annual Holiday Party 🎄

...Plus much, much more.

If you have experience that’s close to what we outlined but think you might be missing a couple of things, apply anyway! 🚀 What’s the worst that could happen? Noibu looks for people with exceptional potential, and we know that this takes many forms.

At Noibu, we are committed to building and fostering an environment where our employees feel included, valued, supported, and heard. We strongly encourage applications from Indigenous people, racialized people, people with disabilities, people from gender and sexually diverse communities and/or people with intersectional identities. If you require any accommodations, please notify us and we will ensure you can participate fully and equally during the recruitment and selection process. 

We encourage all applicants to indicate their preferred pronouns on their application (e.g. she/her/hers, he/him/his, they/them/theirs, etc).