Job Posting 63208

Platform Technology Engineer
BC Housing
Vancouver & Lower Mainland, Burnaby
closes in 18 days (Tue, 25 Aug)
full time

Platform Technology Engineer

Job ID:  3472

Regular Full-Time

Location:  Burnaby, BC







Reporting to the Manager Platform Technology Services, the Platform Technology Engineer focuses on providing administration of the organization’s platform/middleware solutions on-premises and in Public Cloud and on providing administration of DevOps processes within the organization by leveraging automation tools and applications including services available in Public Cloud. The position will engineer automation for provisioning, build deployment, software configuration, continuous integration, continuous delivery, and release engineering processes.




The successful candidate will have the following:



  • Degree or diploma in Information Technology, Computer Science, Engineering or other relevant discipline.
  • Minimum three years’ experience administering, configuring and supporting mission-critical corporate applications in a complex IT environment.
  • Minimum two years experience with DevOps tools running and maintaining automated CI/CD pipelines.
  • Experience working with Public Cloud infrastructure, platform and DevOps services such as AWS, Azure, etc.
  • Experience with version control software and job execution tools.
  • Experience with application logging, monitoring, performance management
  • Experience with web application environments, such as TCP/IP, SSL/TLS, HTTP, DNS, routing, load balancing, etc.
  • Extensive experience with Microsoft Office applications including Word, Excel, Access, Powerpoint, Project and Visio
  • Or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience acceptable to the employer.


  • Practical working knowledge in building CI/CD pipelines using DevOps tools and techniques. Understanding in the following technologies or equivalent:
    • Docker
    • Kubernetes
    • Bash
    • PowerShell, Python
    • Jenkins, Puppet, Chef, Ansible
    • StarTeam, TFS
  • Practical working knowledge deploying applications and containers utilizing infrastructure and platform services in Public Cloud such as:
    • AWS
    • Azure
    • Google Cloud
  • Practical working knowledge in the following technology platforms:
    • Oracle WebLogic, RDBMS
    • Java/J2E, Oracle ADF
    • .NET / SQL Server
    • Linux
  • Proficiency in Windows operating systems and familiarity with UNIX and LINUX
  • Strong communication, interpersonal, organizational, analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to identify, diagnose and troubleshoot complex problems related to technology
  • Ability to create and update technical and user manual documentation
  • Ability to work effectively within a team made up of business users and technical analysts
  • Ability to work effectively with minimal supervision
  • Ability to generate and articulate new ideas and adapt effectively to new technologies
  • Ability to excel working under pressure to meet deadlines and changing priorities
  • Ability to exercise good judgment in dealing with matters of a confidential nature
  • Ability to plan, facilitate and coordinate the execution of complex sets of activities

 How to Apply:


Please review the attached job description for a complete list of duties, qualifications and competencies.  To be considered for this competition, applicants must submit a cover letter and resume clearly identifying how they meet the qualifications necessary for this position.  This information will be used as part of the selection process.


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We didn’t become one of BC’s Top Employers and one of Canada’s Greenest Employers without a lot of thought, care and consideration for our team and environment. Our supportive and collaborative workplace balances engaging and challenging work with personal development and wellness initiatives.




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