We have come a long way since our first currency feed 23 years ago, we are an award-winning global company offering leading currency solutions for both retail and corporate clients, from
a tech start-up to a global corporation. Founded in 1996, we became the first company to share exchange rate information on the internet free of charge and in 2001, we launched a trading
platform that helped pioneer the development of online-based trading around the world, enabling forex and CFD investors the ability to trade the financial markets. Our vision is to
transform how our clients can meet all of their currency needs with innovative and award-winning solutions. Under new ownership with significant ambitions to grow the business on the
global stage, we are looking for highly motivated, passionate individuals who want to make a mark in a dynamic environment.
We are currently looking for a Technical Operations Specialist to join our team. As a part of this team you will collaborate with team members to drive forward the operational excellence
needed to power the OANDA financial platform. We want to automate as many tasks as possible to bring real value and satisfaction for each team member.
This role will work closely with development teams, IT operations and business stakeholders to manage infrastructure projects and processes.
This is a role for someone who is a great communicator who enjoys solving problems, likes to automate and constantly learn with a keen attention to detail. Having a solid background
in a DevOps or production ops style role will help you to succeed!
Duties & Responsibilities:
ownership and responsibility for the deployment, maintenance and monitoring of production systems
Management activities, including incident detection, service restoration, logging, investigation and analysis
deployment and management of applications and services
design and implementation of monitoring solutions for all aspects of OANDA’s production systems including hardware, networks, first- and third-party software
technical feasibility, system needs and risks for new and existing platforms and applications. Explore and recommend technology and design that meets stakeholders' needs and product life
tools such as Jenkins, Cloudflare, Splunk and PagerDuty
management of GCP projects and working with devs and systems
on-call rotation to support the production platform
hours maintenance completed on weekends
in Computer Science, Engineering or equivalent work experience
with at least one of the following scripting languages: Bash, Perl, or Python
Experience with Orchestration tools such as: Ansible or Terraform
understanding of either Deployment tools: Jenkins or GOCD
years UNIX (Linux RHEL/CentOS & Solaris) and Windows system administration experience
understanding of IP networking and protocols
Application support, troubleshooting and debugging experience
understanding of client-server architecture and distributed system debugging techniques
Excellent written and oral communication
thinking and problem solving under pressure
Self-starter, able to work as an individual contributor while being a good team player
Experience with large scale deployment automation is a plus
Experience with cloud architecture/infrastructure GCP/AWS
experience is a plus
OANDA Global Corporation is a diverse and global team with offices around the world. We value the unique skills and experiences each individual brings to OANDA. We are committed to
creating and sustaining a collegial work environment in which all individuals are treated with dignity and respect and one which reflects the diversity of the community in which we
operate. We provide an inclusive and accessible environment for everyone. Candidates selected for an interview will be contacted directly. If you require accommodation during the
recruitment and selection process, please let us know. We will work with you to provide as seamless a recruitment experience as possible.