Senior DevOps Specialist to design, implement and manage CI/CD pipelines in AWS (100% remote)

Job Type: Contract
Positions to fill: 1
Start Date: Nov 27, 2023
Job End Date: Jun 30, 2024
Pay Rate: Hourly: Negotiable
Job ID: 133742
Location: Calgary

Our client is seeking a Senior DevOps Specialist to design, implement and manage CI/CD pipelines in AWS (100% remote)


This is 100% remote role for a six month contract with strong possibility of extension


Must Have:

  • At least 3+ years' implementing DevOps practice (Automation and Delivery) 
  • 3+ years' Cloud experience (ideally AWS technology) 
  • Strong software development background
  • Experience with some of the following tools: SDK, Jenkins, GitHub, Docker, Circle CI, or Kubernetes, Terraform, CDK or others 
  • 3+ recent years of experience building and maintaining continuous integration/continuous delivery (CI/CD) pipelines preferrable using AWS infrastructure
  • Experience with Python or PowerShell scripting experience 
  • Experience deploying CI/CD practices, code repositories, pull requests and code management processes 

Nice-to-Have Skills:

  • Certifications as an AWS DevOps Engineer, Red Hat Cloud Architect or ITIL Foundations 
  • Experience in AWS ECS, ECR and Docker for COTS applications 

´╗┐What you will be doing: 


  • Create, implement, maintain and improve CI/CD processes and pipelines in AWS DevOps and other build automation tools for new and existing services
  • Integrate with other tools via REST APIs and SDKs to automate some of the release management
  • Setting up proper security/roles related to DevOps CI/CD pipelines
  • Work with various technology stacks like Python, .NET, React across different applications and integrations
  • Develop a unified continuous release plan based on user stories/epics, ensure release plan meets delivery time lines and is communicated across all functional/technical teams
  • Work with senior technical resources to ensure current and future architecture supports continuous release plan
  • Coordinate with developers, Vendors, Cloud service specialists and Infrastructure team to ensure requirements are fully met