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DevOps Specialist – Contract

BDO Canada

This is a Contract position in Ottawa, ON posted March 16, 2021.

Your opportunity

Lixar, fueled by BDO Canada is looking for a DevOps Specialist to join our remote Canadian team for a 6 month contract (with possible extension). As a key contributor, you will help us take our professional services practice to the next level. The ideal candidate will be a committed professional who has a strong sense of self and strives for perfection. Must hold Enhanced Reliability Clearance or be eligible to get one.


Responsibilities will include:


  • Analyze customer cloud solution and build proper Azure monitoring including monitoring data collection and alert rules
  • Create and support practices designed to improve build release and deployment automation
  • Analyze and diagnose build compilation, dependency, failures and issues
  • Work on server configuration, web server set-up, database set-up and deployment instructions
  • On a daily basis, interact with I.T., Development, QA and Production Support to deliver quality
  • builds and maintain quality production
  • Document and maintain build and environment configuration artefacts
  • Work with the client to manage production deployments and assist with production support


How do we define success for your role?


  • You demonstrate BDO’s core values through all aspect of your work: Integrity, Respect and Collaboration
  • You understand your client’s industry, challenges, and opportunities; client describe you as positive, professional, and delivering high quality work
  • You identify, recommend, and are focused on effective service delivery to your clients
  • You share in an inclusive and engaging work environment that develops, retains & attracts talent
  • You actively participate in the adoption of digital tools and strategies to drive an innovative workplace
  • You grow your expertise through learning and professional development.


Your experience and education


  • 5+ years’ of industry experience supporting and designing scripted build processes
  • Experience with Azure cloud services and Azure devops
  • Experience in Azure Monitoring specifically around implementing Metric and Log alert rules (strongly preferred)
  • Experience in Azure Kusto query Language (strongly preferred)
  • Experience with one or more Continuous Integration (CI) or build management tools is a must; Bamboo, Cruise Control, TeamCity or similar
  • Experience writing scripts in linux/powershell/Azure CLI
  • Experience with Github or similar version control systems
  • A love for automation – be organized and process-oriented
  • Creative approach to challenges
  • Understanding of overall software development lifecycle
  • Experience in Agile development and / or Continuous Deployment methodologies


Why BDO?


Our firm is committed to providing an environment where you can be successful in the following ways:

  • We enable you to engage with the firm’s strategic plan, and be a key contributor to the success and growth of the firm.
  • We help you be the best professional you can be in our services, industries and markets.
  • Achieve your personal goals outside of the office and make an impact on your community.

Giving back, it adds up: Where company meets community. BDO is actively involved in our communities by supporting local charity initiatives. We support staff with local and national events where you will be given the opportunity to contribute to your community.

Total rewards that matter: We pay for performance with competitive total cash compensation that recognizes and rewards your contribution. We provide flexible benefits from day one, and a market leading personal time off policy. We are committed to supporting your overall wellness beyond working hours, and provide reimbursement for wellness initiatives that fit your lifestyle.

Everyone counts: We believe every employee should have the opportunity to participate and succeed. Through leadership by our Chief Inclusion and Diversity Officer, we are committed to a workplace culture of respect, inclusion, and diversity. We recognize and celebrate the valuable differences among each of us, including race, religious beliefs, physical or mental disabilities, age, place of origin, marital status, family status, gender or gender identity and sexual orientation. If you require accommodation to complete the application process, please contact us.

Ready to make your mark at BDO? Click “Apply now” to send your up-to-date resume to one of our Talent Acquisition Specialists.

To explore other opportunities at BDO, check out our careers page