DevOps/Release Engineer

Montreal, QC /
Engineering /

DevOps Engineer/Release Manager
Who we are Wise Systems builds cloud-based autonomous dispatching and routing software used by some of the world’s largest fleets to improve efficiency and customer service. Wise Systems is on a mission to optimize the world, helping logistics operations compete in an increasingly dynamic and connected world. 
Based in Cambridge, MA, Wise Systems was started out of MIT with the goal of using data to help cities and industries operate in smarter ways. Wise Systems has grown steadily, building an incredible, diverse team that shares a deep commitment to our customers’ success. Wise Systems also has a highly engaged network of advisors, mentors, and investors passionate about enabling new standards and capabilities in delivery and logistics through engineering and data science.
As we continue to grow, we are eager to bring together people who are curious, ambitious, and creative. If you are excited about solving real-world problems and building powerful and cutting-edge products, we need you.

What we are looking for: Wise Systems is looking for a devops engineer to perform the weekly releases and to help transform engineering  into a high performing organization using CI/CD and implementing the devops practices. You will be responsible for executing the releases into production and non-production environments and communicating about changes to other teams in the first phase. As the company is moving towards more continuous integration and delivery of software applications, you will work closely with engineers to build and support the CI/CD pipeline as well as the cloud solutions. 

Collaborating with engineering and development teams and releasing software applications to production and non-production environments.
Contributing to the CI/CD initiative by setting up tools and supporting them in collaboration with the cloud engineering team and developers.  Contributing and supporting the test automation framework in collaboration with engineers. Building and setting up new development tools and infrastructure.
Working on ways to automate and improve development and release processes Build tools to reduce occurrences of errors and improve customers and developers' experience.
Deploy updates and fixes. 

Strong practical scripting skills in Python.
Solid understanding of modern technologies like Git, Gitlab.
At least 2 years of experience working with AWS and/or other public clouds.
Experience with CI/CD systems such as Jenkins/GitLab CI/CD.
Experience with modern DevOps culture & tools.
Excellent troubleshooting and analytical skills.

Personal Characteristics:
You have a disciplined and focused approach to solving problems.
You bring a culture of respect for customers based on integrity, collaboration, and partnership with your peers in the company.
You value being in a team-oriented culture.
You pride yourself in coming up with creative solutionsYou are goal-oriented, a quick learner, a self-starter, and a problem solver.