Senior/Intermediate DevOps Engineer

SaaS, Microservices, AWS

Senior/Intermediate DevOps Engineer

SaaS, Microservices, AWS

Actionstep is an award-winning, SaaS tech company, whose mission is to deliver the world’s most advanced Legal Practise Management solution. We help our clients build thriving legal practises by creating awesome user experiences that lawyers love. We have teams of highly talented people across New Zealand, Australia, UK, USA and Canada working to delight thousands of lawyers worldwide who are running highly successful legal practises.

Actionstep is currently undergoing a period of rapid growth and we’re on the lookout for some smart new talent to join our team! Our culture thrives on innovation. We give people the freedom to get creative and experiment with new ideas to solve real world problems. You’ll get to work with some really cool tech as we build out our new large-scale microservice infrastructure.

We build new features on a modern stack, consisting of web and mobile front-end apps (React), communicating through APIs to C# (.NET Core) and PHP services, backed by databases, all deployed using Docker in a continuous delivery cycle to AWS.

We’re on the lookout for a talented DevOps Engineer to join our DevOps Team. We need someone who can bring energy, intellect and creativity. We challenge convention at every opportunity. If you have a creative talent and love learning new stuff, we want to hear from you!

You’ll be involved in global infrastructure provisioning; monitoring key performance metrics and investigating ways to optimise deployments; managing CI/CD pipelines; task automation; security and risk management; troubleshooting and root cause analysis; automate visualization to improve monitoring and alerting; policy and best practice.

What are we specifically looking for?

  • 5+ years DevOps experience in a commercial (global) SaaS environment (essential).
  • Strong Linux skills (essential).
  • AWS (EC2, S3, RDS, Fargate, CodeBuild, Lambda, Elastic Beanstalk).
  • DBA experience with any of the major database platforms; PostgreSQL, MySQL, SQL Server.
  • Docker orchestration (CloudFormation, Kubernetes).
  • Git source code repositories.
  • Software development experience, ideally C# or PHP.
  • Experience with creating and managing CI/CD pipelines.
  • Any previous experience with Python, Coffee Script, or Ruby would be highly desirable.
  • Bash scripting.
  • A team player with a knowledge sharing attitude.
  • Possess a hands-on, can-do attitude. You get things done.
  • A relentless desire to continue learning and self-improvement.

We offer a fantastic and inspirational working environment!

  • Wear what you like to work.
  • Take your birthday off.
  • Friday afternoon socials and frequent team building events.
  • Excellent location close to the Viaduct, Britomart and the city centre.
  • Funky office environment - converted penthouse apartments with balconies, kitchens and amazing city views.
  • Relaxed and friendly team.
  • Fantastic career development opportunities.

About Actionstep

Actionstep is an award-winning, SaaS tech company, whose mission is to deliver the world’s most advanced Legal Practice Management solution. We help our clients build thriving legal practices by creating awesome user experiences that lawyers love. We have teams of highly talented people across New Zealand, Australia, UK, USA and Canada working to delight thousands of lawyers worldwide who are running highly successful legal practices.

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To apply for this position, please send us a copy of your current CV and include a covering letter introducing yourself.

Applicants for this position must have New Zealand residency or a valid New Zealand work visa and have English as a first language or near-native comprehension. You must be available to attend face-to-face interviews in Auckland.

Please note: Only those who have been successful in advancing to the interview stage will be contacted.

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  • Location: Auckland, NZ