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Azure Senior DevOps Engineer

Canada ● Questica, 603 Michigan Drive, Oakville, Ontario, Canada ● Virtual Req #210
Wednesday, October 19, 2022

The Opportunity


Grow your skills, and your career, using the latest technologies!


Questica is looking for an Azure Senior DevOps Engineer to join our Cloud Services team. In this role, you will be primarily responsible for building, deploying, maintaining, and automating our software delivery pipelines from source control through production. Working closely with development as an operations professional, you will develop and deliver scripts and automation tools used to build, integrate, and deploy software and solutions to various platforms. You will ensure solutions are built based on company standards and that they can be deployed with the company's environment (whether in a global or local environment). 


The Challenge


What You’ll Do: 

  • Bring in continuous deployment practices to enhance our Agile posture
  • Imagine, architect, develop, deploy, and evolve delivery systems for our cloud applications (Azure)
  • Write Infrastructure as Code (IaC) using Industry standard tools and services
  • Write application deployment automation using industry standard deployment and configuration tools
  • Design and implement continuous delivery pipelines that serve the purpose of provisioning and operating client test as well as production environments
  • Provide systems support including responding to monitoring alerts
  • Implement and stay abreast of Azure Cloud and DevOps industry best practices and tooling
  • Work with developers to identify necessary Azure resources and automate their provisioning
  • Document automation processes
  • Infrastructure and process troubleshooting (disk space, network issues etc).
  • Pipeline enablement (troubleshooting, help with setting up in new projects)
  • Work closely with key stakeholders to capture, analyze, and derive DevOps requirements

The Right Fit


Who You Are:

Must Have: 

  • 5+ years extensive hand-on experience with Microsoft tools including: Azure DevOps, Pipelines, Releases, Task Groups & Repos
  • Powershell and Powershell Azure cmd-lets
  • ARM Tempaltes (Azure Resource Manager) and Azure resource automation
  • Azure security - RBAC (Resource Based Access Control)
  • Infrastructure as Code (IaC)

Other Skills and Experience Required:

  • Strong hands-on expertise in diverse DevSecOps concepts / tools, especially on Azure DevOps, Pipelines, GitHub, GitHub actions
  • Ability to assess the requirement, environment and suggest right tools / technologies
  • Strong knowledge on PowerShell scripting
  • Expertise in Debugging and providing solutions and workarounds
  • Knowledge on different monitoring and logging solutions available on Cloud, preferably on Azure
  • Expertise on Azure Functions
  • Excellent communication, presentation, and coding abilities
  • Hands-on experience in pipeline and releases
  • Experience with Azure Repos, branching, code review and code analysis tools
  • Proficient with Azure DevOps

Education: Education is preferred.

Certifications Preferred: 

  • Azure DevOps (AZ - 400),
  • Azure Data Engineering (AZ-200 and AZ-201), and
  • Azure Cloud Developer (AZ-203)  

Location & Travel


This role will be a hybrid role (2 days/week) based out of our beautiful new office in Oakville, Ontario.  We will give consideration to excellent candidates living elsewhere in North America, working from their own fully equipped home office.


What It's Like to Work at Questica

At Questica, we carefully foster a work environment where employees have a safe space for creative and intellectual freedom, and the opportunity to work cross-functionally. As part of the GTY Technology family of companies, we offer a dynamic environment with considerable opportunity for professional growth and advancement.

Here are some of the perks that Questica employees enjoy:

💵 Competitive wages
We pay competitive wages and salaries, and we only expect an honest 40 hour week for it.

🧘‍♀️ Wellness days
What’s better than a long weekend?  An extra long weekend!  This summer, let's begin and end the summer with an extra day ontop of the long weekend (July and Sept)! An extra day to decompress and spend time doing the things you love.

🙌 Community Engagement Committee
At Questica, we know how important it is to give back. Our community engagement committee looks for ways to give back to our local communities through time, gifts and skills.

🕰 Flexible time and remote work
We understand that what a work day looks like differs by employee and the role requirements. Through our interview process we’ll work with you to ensure it's a fit for you and the specific role you’re interested in.

💰 Benefits
Ask us for a copy of our health and dental benefits!

🎉 Culture committee
Celebrate at every occasion with the Questica culture team! They make sure that our team’s culture is bustling, with frequent fun events for holidays and special occasions, as well as for miscellaneous fun.

About Questica

Questica is the recognized leader in budgeting and performance management software. Hundreds of government agencies, K-12 schools, universities, colleges, hospitals, healthcare facilities and non-profit organizations throughout North America have opted for smarter planning, budgeting, management, transparency, sharing and engagement using our budget, performance and data visualization solutions.

We are a well-established entrepreneurial company of 100-plus employees, offering a modern, state-of-the-art workplace in Oakville, Ontario. With a focus on distinct and best-of-breed software development and implementation along with exceptional customer service.

About GTY Technology Holdings Inc.

Questica is part of GTY Technology Holdings Inc. (“GTY”), a leading public sector technology company. Through its six business units, GTY offers an intuitive cloud-based suite of solutions for state and local governments, education institutions, and healthcare organizations spanning functions in procurement, payments, grant management, budgeting, and permitting.

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Questica and all GTY Business Units are committed to providing equal employment opportunities. By embracing diversity, we build a more effective organization that empowers our employees to be the best that they can be. All qualified applicants and employees will be considered for employment and advancement without regard to race, color, religion, creed, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, physical or mental disability, age, genetic information, sexual or affectional orientation, marital status, status concerning public assistance, familial status, military or veteran status or any other status protected by applicable law.

For any inquiries or requests regarding accessibility at Questica, please email or call our office at 1.877.707.7755. Upon request, appropriate accessible formats or arrangements will be provided as soon as practicable.


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  • Canada
  • Questica, 603 Michigan Drive, Oakville, Ontario, Canada
  • Virtual