Developer, DevOps

LightSpeed Retail   •  

Montreal, QC

Industry: Architecture & Construction


Not Specified years

Posted 331 days ago

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Let’s talk shop: Lightspeed is on the lookout for a passionate full-time Cloud Developer (Senior) to join our team. As a key member of our Development team, the Cloud Developer supports Lightspeed's growing Cloud development teams with the services needed to run our products reliably.

You will advise on and deploy new technologies requested by the product teams, monitor and improve performance of systems, support continuous integration, and nurture product teams towards the possibility of continuous deployment. Automation is at the heart of solving most of our challenges.

Now we get to brag about us: Lightspeed provides retailers and restaurateurs the simplest way to build, manage, and grow their business while crafting a better customer experience.

Lightspeed empowers small business owners with a complete overview of their business in one place - more than 50,000 businesses processing over $15 billion in transactions use Lightspeed’s point-of-sale and eCommerce platforms for inventory, customer preferences, sales, and analytics.

Founded in 2005 with offices in Canada, USA, and Europe, Lightspeed is backed by Accel Partners, iNovia Capital, Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ), and Investissement Québec (IQ). We're passionate about enabling people to do their best work. Come work with us and find out what you can do.

Don’t mistake us for a typical corporation. We are not looking for just a team member, we’re searching for someone to enrich our family. We will let you bring your ideas. We will believe in you and give you creative freedom to allow you to do the best work of your life. Sounds familiar? Perfect! We’ve got what it takes to keep you feeling challenged and empowered.

Primary responsibilities

  • Bring strong development skills in a multidisciplinary team in order to empower and accelerate product development
  • Use automation extensively to design, configure, manage, and monitor systems in support of our product development teams
  • Participate to the team’s continuous integration and continuous deployment initiatives
  • Contribute to service capacity planning and demand forecasting
  • Resolve service problems (you will be on call for periods of time)
  • Contribute to improve open source project that we use
  • Evaluate and evolve ongoing design, architecture, standards, and methods for Lightspeed’s infrastructure and systems


  • Strong development skills
  • Experience with Docker and Kubernetes
  • Experience with Linux systems
  • Experience with cloud providers (AWS, Google Cloud, etc.)
  • Experience with databases (MySQL)
  • Experience with high availability strategies
  • Fluency in English
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Ability to mentor other team members


  • Experience in securing resources and detecting exploits
  • Fluency in French

And when you’re not doing DevOps work ?

In addition to the perks you see in the Careers page, you’ll get access to:

  • Flexible working hours - No punch in no punch out!
  • Brand new office in a castle, one of the best development center in Montreal
  • Even if we became bigger everyone has an impact on the company as a whole
  • We encourage initiatives and leadership
  • Tech talks - Sharing is caring :)
  • Happy hour every Friday afternoon
  • Birthday treats every month - 300 people in Montreal, that’s a lot of cakes!
  • Fun activities with your teammates - Be part of the Lightspeed Family!
  • Work with highly skilled people.