DevOps Engineer in Markham, ON

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

PAR Technology   •  

Markham, ON L3P 8P3

Industry: Telecommunications & Hardware


Less than 5 years

Posted 54 days ago

The DevOps Engineer is a key member of our team responsible for ensuring we are developing cutting edge and best in class systems across PAR's SaaS product lines. The DevOps team is tasked with implementing DevOps principles within all software development teams and driving improvement, innovation, and market dominance through these principles. The DevOps Engineer will be expected to implement and drive adoption of DevOps using strategies such as Fast Feedback, Continuous Improvement, and other LEAN / Agile methodologies. The DevOps Engineer will exemplify PAR's values of People, Awareness, Authenticity, Dreaming, and Perseverance and help build and shape the team to do the same.

Beginning with the first stand-alone retail point of sale system in 1978, ParTech, Inc. has been helping restaurant and retail customers put technology to work to improve internal operations, enhance customer experiences, implement food safety measures, and better manage information. With revenues of approximately $171M and point of sale systems in more than 75,000 restaurants and more than 110 countries, PAR is redefining the point of sale to bring technological innovation to all corners of the enterprise.

PAR is committed to providing an energetic and encouraging environment for its employees. Our values (People, Authenticity, Awareness, Dreaming, and Perseverance) directly reflect who we are as individuals and who we are as PAR people. They define our character and drive our behavior toward reaching our common purpose: to recognize and unleash possibilities…for good.


  • Research and recommend new technologies and toolsets for the DevOps toolchain
  • Be a passionate advocate of DevOps principles and practices
  • Maintain a customer first approach while executing towards the Corporate goals
  • Collaborate and work closely with all engineering teams to build, maintain, and deploy SaaS products to Cloud infrastructure
  • Develop and Maintain monitoring solutions for all SaaS Cloud Environments
  • Develop and maintain infrastructure-as-code (IaC) libraries and automation code base
  • Engage with Development teams to promote DevOps adoption.
  • Ensure and promote development of quality maintainable systems and processes.


  • Required (1 – 2 years + experience):
  • Highly effective oral and written communication, the ability to work in a team environment, accepting guidance and collaborating with others.
  • DevOps experience working with source control systems.
  • Supporting applications running on AWS, Azure, or GCP.
  • Scripting automation with tools such as PowerShell, Python, or shell script.
  • Supporting SaaS production workloads on Windows.
  • Experience working as part of a team in a fast paced Agile development environment.
  • Ability to participate in on-call rotation responsibilities for designated SaaS offerings.
  • Preferred (1+ years experience):
  • Database engine troubleshooting and basic administration tasks.
  • Log aggregation, processing, and visualization systems such as the ELK, SumoLogic, and Splunk.
  • Familiarity with time series based monitoring and alerting systems, using with tools like Prometheus, Grafana, and StatsD.
  • Configuration management using tools like Chef, Puppet, Ansible, or Salt.
  • Familiarity with Linux and ability to do basic administrative tasks.
  • Understanding of containers and container ecosystems a plus.

Valid Through: 2019-10-17