DevOps Engineer Lead

  • Category
    Engineering - Engineering Consulting
  • Job type
  • Location
    Ottawa, Ontario

Adecco is currently recruiting for a DevOps Engineer - Lead for a 6-Month contract with our Crown Corporation Client in Kanata , ON. The successful candidate must hold a valid Reliability Security Clearance or be eligible for it.


The DevOps Engineer - Lead will have the following responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with relevant IT teams to ensure smooth service transition of products and services into the operating environment, including operational document reviews and ensuring delivery teams adequately test product and services prior to operational handoff
  • Manage Agile tools
  • Support build activities and CI/CD platform
  • Manage project/product on-boarding
  • Manage and Operate Source Code Repository
  • Manage and Operate Code Quality Scanning
  • Manage and Operate Development Pipeline
  • Manage environment Provisioning Requests
  • Manage Legacy and Deployment Activity
  • Manage Configuration and Automation Backlog
  • Manage Infrastructure Requests
  • Enhance Automation and Streamline
  • Manage Risk Exposure (CVE and open source inventory scanning)
  • Incident management


The DevOps Engineer - Lead must meet the following mandatory requirements:

  • Academic : undergraduate degree in engineering, computer science, collegiate diploma in computer science or equivalent experience
  • Certifications:  Agile


  • > 5 years working as a systems engineer supporting automated builds and continuous integration
  • Proven technical leadership and proven ability to mentor your peers
  • Proven experience understanding project and system requirements and functionality, to develop effective test strategies and approaches.
  • Proven experience managing large-scale projects delivering cross-functional components from software to middleware and infrastructure
  • Deep understanding of code development constructs such as automated build, code merging and branching strategies, automated testing and reporting and process flow control
  • Experience working with continuous integration and delivery platforms
  • Experience building automated build chains and pipelines
  • Experience developing gating pipelines supporting code/artifact promotion through the SDLC
  • Experience integrating CI/CD platforms with 3rd party systems and cloud platforms
  • Proficiency using scripting and development frameworks to drive automation
  • Experience integrating code quality scanning, coverage and compliance capabilities into CI/CD pipeline
  • Experience working with Agile methodologies and tools in a DevOps model
  • Understanding of Agile delivery principles
  • Ability to integrate in cross-functional technologies into CI/CD pipelines
  • Experience in transitioning traditional development models into DevOps principles
  • Experience in defining and implementing cross teams and standard methodologies and practices; user education and support, etc.
  • Ability to understand broad application and infrastructure architecture concepts and apply patterns to those that enable automation and development agility
  • Extensive experience working with open source frameworks and leveraging capabilities scaled by the community at large
  • Adaptive to change and ability to quickly learn and apply concepts to business priorities
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills, and proven to flourish working in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work effectively in a cross-disciplinary team, across multiple projects and multiple locations
  • Sharp analytic and problem-solving capabilities that go beyond strict technical expertise
  • Broad IT knowledge and strong level of familiarity with a wide range of technologies and IT practices
  • Understanding of cloud-native technologies and containerization of services
  • Understanding of Platform as a Service paradigms and hybrid deployment topology management
  • Understanding of 12-Factor App methodology


Nice to have:

  • Certifications: ITIL foundations (Asset)


If you are interested in applying to our DevOps Engineer - Lead position, please submit your resume as soon as possible by clicking on the 'Apply with Adecco' button.



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