Senior DevOps Engineer

12101 Canada, Greater Toronto Area IT Permanent

We are looking for a Senior DevOps Engineer to join our Poker Development Team based in our Richmond Hill, Toronto office!

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As a Senior member of the DevOps team you will have extensive experience in automating and streamlining processes. Strong technical knowledge and understanding is critical to be able to suggest improvements to our ways of working, but also strong communication skills communicate these improvements with other technical colleagues and to business stakeholders.

Why we need you:

You will be joining an existing international located across London, Isle of Man, Bulgaria, and Toronto and reporting to the Team Lead, Senior DevOps based in Toronto.

Within this role you will work as part of the team that manages and delivers Software Development projects ensuring availability of key DevOps services used by the Software Development teams and Business units!

Key Responsibilities

  • You will support in building and maintaining tools for deployment, monitoring and operations
  • Building and maintaining Mini Environments and CI/CD Pipelines (Core Server, Windows)
  • You will troubleshoot and resolve issues in our Dev, QA/UAT and Production environments for a wide range of projects.
  • You’ll be responsible to maintain, deploy, upgrade and configure both customer facing & internal systems and services.
  • Provide support to Development and QA teams
  • Other duties as assigned.

Who are we looking for:

  • Meaningful experience in a similar role
  • Good knowledge of Build tools (Apache Ant, Npm, Yarn, Apache Maven)
  • Solid understanding of Jenkins structure, pipelines, libraries and Groovy
  • Git and versioning software
  • Full proficiency with Linux command line environment including shell scripting (Bash) and remote server administration via Ssh
  • Linux and windows development toolchain (Linux: gcc/g++, make | Windows: ldd,i.e. Visual Studio, IncrediBuild)
  • Packaging tools (i.e. rpm, nuget, npm)
  • Proficiency in Coding languages (i.e. C/C++, C#, Python, Groovy, Perl, Bash, PowerShell/Batch, Node.js, Javascript)
  • Knowledge in Databases (i.e. DB2, SQL/SPL)
  • Familiar with Apache, Nginx and IIS web servers
  • Good understanding of configuration and management tools (i.e. Salt, Ansible)
  • Knowledge of Redhat 7+ / CentOS 7+
  • Knowledge of Windows Server W2K6+
  • On-hands knowledge with Jira, Confluence and Bitbucket Server


Our experience-based salaries are competitive.  

Your package will include: 

  • Discretionary annual performance bonus 
  • 20 days paid annual leave increasing with service 
  • Health and dental insurance for you, your partner and your children (if you all live at the same address) 
  • Personal life insurance and income protection 
  • The option to join our company pension scheme 
  • A personal interest allowance to let you learn something new or pursue a hobby 
  • External learning support of up to £2,000 or equivalent in local currency, dedicated 4 learning “Power Hours” every month during office time, full access to the Udemy and Mindtools platforms, in-house leadership program and many other training opportunities for developing your skills and progressing your career 
  • Looking to extend your family? You will receive a cash gift of $1,900 for your new addition whilst working for us  
  • Discounts on local gyms, restaurants and events 
  • Free snacks and catered lunch


PokerStars is part of Flutter Entertainment Plc, a global sports betting, gaming and entertainment provider headquartered in Dublin and part of the FTSE 100 index of the London Stock Exchange. Flutter brings together exceptional brands, products and businesses and a diverse global presence in a safe, responsible and ultimately sustainable way.

We are an equal opportunity employer that values diversity. We do not discriminate on any protected characteristic as defined by applicable law.

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We will aim to respond to you as soon as possible. If you’re the right fit for the role, you will be invited to a phone/zoom interview.

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