Senior DevOps Specialist (SRE)

Job description

Founded in Quebec City in 2010, Petal is a dynamic and growing company made up of a team of over 200 enthusiasts who have developed innovative productivity tools for healthcare professionals. Secure messaging, online booking, schedule management, medical billing and hospital console: all on iOS, Android and our online application!


We will soon reach 50,000 users and have no intention of slowing down in our mission to simplify the daily lives of physicians, improve the efficiency of the health system and ultimately improve access to care.


What you can expect when joining the team

Within the R&D, you will support the software development teams by building the infrastructures necessary for the optimal and safe functioning of our products. You will work with the following stacks: Microsoft Azure, AWS, Google Cloud Platform, Jenkins, Github, Ansible, Terraform, Docker, ELK (ElasticSearch, Kibana, Logstash and Beats), MySQL and Redis.


Your daily life 

During the day, you will be led to : 

  • Advance and develop infrastructure as code: scalable, secure and highly available;
  • Support and improve integration and continuous deployment procedures;
  • Improve monitoring and alerting tools to detect and diagnose technical and security issues;
  • Ensure the Docker containerization of applications and ensure the orchestration of this;
  • Provide support to teams to improve and automate development processes. 


What we offer

We offer very competitive conditions, but we don't believe that it's enough to make you happy in the long run. Here's what makes employees happy at Petal:

  • Being surrounded by a talented and competent team;
  • Working in an environment that values fun, respect and teamwork;
  • Working on a quality product in the dynamic atmosphere of a start-up;
  • Learn in an environment that values innovation and the discovery of new technologies;
  • Participating in the innovation of a growing Canadian company tackling healthcare system transformation - Nothing less!

Job requirements

Your profile 
Are you autonomous, self-taught and curious? Do you manage pressure well and make thoughtful and responsible decisions? Do you like a challenge, keeping up to date, being informed and working in a rapidly changing environment? Are you looking for a friendly working atmosphere and looking to fit into a great team? The sky is the limit! If you have :

  • 5 years or more of experience in a DevOps, SysAdmin or SRE role;
  • Experience in cloud infrastructure management (Microsoft Azure, AWS or GCP);
  • Experience with Docker and orchestrators (Docker Swarm and / or Kubernetes);
  • A mastery of continuous integration (Jenkins);
  • Comfort with MySQL and NoSQL databases (asset)
  • Experience in monitoring (ELK stack) (asset);
  • Experience with Ansible and Terraform (asset);
  • Relevant programming experience (C #, Ruby, Javascript or Python) - You must know how to code!

Petal’s position on remote working

In our opinion, a company cannot claim to be modern, innovative and have the well-being of their team at heart, without attempting to integrate remote working to the level that their business model allows them to. Post-pandemic, Petal employees will continue to benefit from the option of teleworking up to the maximum flexibility permitted by the nature of the position and the smooth running of operations.


Our benefits

  • A signing bonus of 1 000$ for your remote work set-up;
  • Compensation that recognizes your contribution;
  • A ​generous vacation policy;
  • 5 ​paid personal days​ per year​;
  • A ​group RRSP / DPSP plan with employer contribution
  • ​A ​complete group ​insurance ​plan, ​including dental;
  • An ​annual wellness allowance;
  • Access to the Dialogue™ telehealth application;
  • Access to the Officevibe™ employee engagement application;
  • Flexible work hours and more.