Cloud Devops Engineer/Consultant

The ADASTRA Group is an international IT consulting company with 24 international offices and headquartered in Toronto, Canada. ADASTRA provides leading companies with the full range of consulting services in information management - from conception to implementation and application of innovative and efficient solutions in the areas of Data Warehouseing, Business Intelligence, Big Data Analytics, and Cloud solutions. With over 2000 experts worldwide we bridge the gap between business departments and IT to increase the operational efficiency of our customers. For more information, please check www.adastragrp.com



As a Cloud Engineer/Big Data Consultant with ADASTRA you will engineer and develop compliant cloud solutions that can be used by customer teams to host their big data solutions and other services on public cloud infrastructure. Deliverables include the development of integration code to integrate internally developed solutions as well as vendor products and services. This includes automated testing and delivery of these components. Initially, the role will be focused on the development and engineering of Amazon AWS products and Big Data Solutions.


Your responsibilities

  • Help with engineering public cloud solutions (such as AWS) for use by customer teams
  • Development of scripts and code which define infrastructure as code (e.g. Terraform, Ansible, etc.)
  • Writing tests
  • Engineering of operating system configuration
  • Input into product and software choices
  • Engineering and configuring of CI/CD pipelines using Concourse
  • Reading and writing documentation and specifications
  • Active participation in agile software development (standups, Jira, Git, code reviews, etc.

Your qualifications

  • A university degree in computer science, business informatics, business administration with an IT focus or in a a comparable course of study
  • 4+ years of experience in IT (overall with at-least 2+ years in cloud and big data environments)
  • Amazon Web Services (AWS) experience
  • Proficient in at least one programming language, for example Python or Java or Scala
  • Hands-on experience with Terraform
  • Good familiarity with Linux
  • Solid understanding of cloud architectures
  • General awareness of big data technologies (Hadoop, Spark) and developments
  • Experience with CI/CD tools, such as Git, Bit bucket, Concourse, Jenkins etc

Nice-To-Have:

  • Other Infrastructure as Code tools, such as Ansible or Cloudformation
  • Associate level AWS certification
  • Familiarity with other cloud services like Azure, GCP
  • Experience using version control with GIT and developing as part of a team utilizing pull request methodology


What we offer

  • Working in an international team of Business Analysts, DWH and BI experts
  • A work environment where knowledge-sharing is coveted and which has an open feedback culture
  • Excellent opportunities for professional growth through industry-recognized projects for internationally-known clients
  • Support to fulfill your personal potential and individual career planning (Training and further education, participation in conferences, etc.)
  • Opportunities to take responsibility at an early stage
  • Flat hierarchies and an attractive salary package