DevOps Engineer

at ESO (View all jobs)
Remote, Canada,

How You’ll Support Our Mission

You will develop automation solutions for deploying the infrastructure and services required to run our applications in Azure. You’ll be a teacher, an engineer and a promoter for modern DevOps and Infrastructure-As-Code practices. 

Our backend services authored in .NET, Java and Scala and our frontend applications are typically developed using AngularJS and TypeScript. We use Azure’s cloud platform for SQL and NoSQL databases, elastic storage, asynchronous messaging and streaming analytics. Azure DevOps, Jenkins and Octopus Deploy are the primary tools used for CI/CD.

Reporting to the Senior Manager of Development, you will be part of our EHR team and be based in our Halifax, Nova Scotia office.


What You’ll Be Doing – the day to day

You can expect to:

  • You will be a key member on the Agile software development team focused on our Emergency Medical Services (EMS) applications.
  • Your expertise in DevOps will enable you to be the EMS champion for our Cloud Modernization investment.
  • Work with your development and quality team members to implement and advise on the use of technologies, tools and processes and move them towards infrastructure -as-code and Azure App Service/Functions.
  • Participate in our organization-wide DevOps Guild to advance Cloud Modernization and create DevOps Best Practice.
  • Have flexibility and ownership of DevOps technology and processes.
  • Please note this list is not exhaustive.


Who You Are - some of the essential things required to be successful in the role; 

  • 3+ years as a DevOps Engineer
  • Experience with cloud environments, preferably Azure
  • Infrastructure as code tools preferably Terraform. Also consider CloudFormation, Ansible


Who You Are – it’s desirable if you have experience of any or all of the following:

  • APM/Infrastructure monitoring and alerting tools such as New Relic or App Insights
  • CI/CD tools such as Azure DevOps, Jenkins, Octopus etc.
  • Scripting languages such as Bash, Python, Powershell
  • Windows and Linux environments
Benefits & Perks
ESO offers a comprehensive suite of benefits to promote health and financial security for our employees and their families. For full-time employment this includes:
- Competitive health plan (medical, dental, & vision insurance)
- RRSP with company match
- Telemedicine service provided by ESO 
- Front-loaded vacation and sick time
- Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
- Peace of mind benefits such as life insurance and disability insurance
- Casual office environments and unlimited office snacks and drinks
About ESO
ESO is a fast-paced, growing data, technology, and research company passionate about improving community health and safety through the power of data. We pioneer innovative, user-friendly software to meet the changing needs of today’s EMS agencies, fire departments, and hospitals. We’re small enough to be nimble and fun, but big enough to be a great place to work. We serve thousands of customers out of our offices across the US, Canada and Northern Ireland. 
Are you ready to Make a Difference? At ESO, we believe in bringing your true self to work every single day. If you don’t match all the qualifications on the job description, we encourage you to apply anyway! We are looking for passionate, innovative, and authentic people to help drive our mission. 
All offers are contingent upon a successful background check.
ESO is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive work environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. We invite you to consider opportunities at ESO regardless of your gender; gender identity; gender reassignment; age; religion; race; national origin; political affiliation; sexual orientation; disability; veteran status; or other non-merit factor.  

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