AWS Cloud/ DevOps Engineer

Remote - Canada /
CSC Generation (Shared Services - CAN) – Engineering /
Full Time
/ Remote
CSC Generation Holdings family of brands is an Altos Ventures backed technology company that is saving retail by acquiring store and catalog-based retailers, and transforming them into high performing, “digital first” brands. In just seven years, we’ve acquired and turned around brands including: Sur La Table, Z Gallerie, Direct Buy, One Kings Lane, Amerimark Interactive, Touch of Modern, and Cherryman saving thousands of jobs.

As an AWS Cloud / Devops Engineer, you will collaborate with cross functional teams to meet the goal of faster delivery, secure by design, end to end automation, cost reduction and greater overall business success. A key part of the role is championing and leading infrastructure as code effort.

Your day to day responsibilities will include:

    • Build and extend with some of the tool chains we work with such as AWS (ie: Lambda, ElastiCache, CloudFront, CodePipeline, SSM), ansible, and shell scripts
    • Further enhance our release pipelines, monitoring, alerting and automated system recovery
    • Work to identify areas of the architecture without redundancy, and work to improve reliability
    • Develop tools, alarms, and systems to identify issues on front-ends and back-ends, as soon as they happen
    • Work with business stakeholders to develop uptime and SLA requirements, and work to get overall system uptime inline with engineering SLAs
    • Troubleshoot problems across a wide array of services and functional areas
    • Perform infrastructure cost analysis and optimization
    • Mentor other members of the engineering team in performance, scalability, and engineering best practices

Our Ideal Candidate:

    • 7+ years of experience building and maintaining AWS infrastructure (VPC, EC2, Security Groups, IAM, ECS, CodeDeploy, CloudFront, S3)
    • Hands-on experience deploying and managing infrastructure with Cloudformation, Ansible or Terraform is a plus
    • Experience working with microservice based architectures
    • Experience working with CI/CD, continuous testing, monitoring and alerting tools
    • Believe in finding the best solution, not just one that works
    • Have attained an AWS Certification, or would like to be sponsored to take an exam for one

What's in it for you?

    • Massive career growth opportunities
    • Competitive compensation
    • Medical/Dental/Vision benefits through Greenshield- Health Benefits 100% employer paid!
    • Company Provided Life Insurance equal to one year salary
    • RRSP matching
    • 3 weeks’ vacation
    • Birthday off with pay!
    • Paid holidays
    • Complimentary DirectBuy Membership!
    • 100% Remote Opportunity! 

CSC Generation Holdings family of brands provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, provincial, state or local laws. 

CSC Generation Holdings family of brands is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities in our job application procedures. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, please contact