Application Services Engineer (Dev-Ops)

Full Time
Toronto
Posted 3 weeks ago

About the role:

The Application Services Engineer (ASE) is responsible for growing infrastructure, computing platforms (Cloud), monitoring, troubleshooting and consistently conducting research of the company’s production systems to improve issues response time. The role will involve projects with immediate business impact such as decrease of human errors during software release, proactive identification of weak system’s area and ability to discover real time system performance and security metrics and infrastructure development to accommodate a growing worldwide company. The ASE will work closely with the development team and will be responsible for supporting a proprietary low latency distributed trading system and various other applications. This includes software deployment and tools to help real-time monitoring and automation. 

Application Service Engineers can also work with vendors and can have several different b2b clients. When it comes to work environment, Application Service Engineers often collaborate with other dev team members. The ASE will also perform a variety of installation, configuration and maintenance, monitoring and troubleshooting tasks in accordance with policy to ensure infrastructure performance meets company and user requirements.

Our ideal candidate should have:

  • Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or equivalent
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in a production system monitoring and troubleshooting required
  • Experience in using automated monitoring and deployment tools
  • Strong understanding of the software deployment life cycle
  • Project & Performance management, Technology planning and execution
  • Virtualization experience using Cloud
  • Unix/Ubuntu, Linux, IIS web server, Nice to have Windows server 2012/2016/2019, LAN/WAN Technologies
  • Knowledge of ITIL and industry best practices

We offer:

  • An environment passionate about growth and learning
  • Competitive salary with bonus
  • Fitness subsidy program
  • Workplace that is conveniently located along the Yonge/Sheppard line

What we are looking for:

This is a key role within the team and would suit someone who has strong analytical, conceptual and problem-solving abilities with attention to detail. We are also looking for someone who is self-driven, team player, results-oriented, flexible, and has the ability to adapt to changes in technology.

The above is intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required. For a full description, please contact us directly.

Crescendo Technology thanks all candidates applying but only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Selected candidates may be asked to complete a technical assessment.