BMO Financial Group Senior Systems Engineer - Automation (Dev Ops) in Ontario, Canada


Be part of a team that works with the latest server automation technology! If you’re passionate about DevOps, Platform as a Service and Cloud, we want to hear from you!

Our team’s mandate is designing and building Infrastructure and Platform as Service platform and an Enterprise Cloud infrastructure using best in class integration tools.

The qualified applicant will be part of the team supporting the BMO System infrastructure. The role will focus on developing the capabilities for automated provisioning, management and scalability of applications and hosts in a distributed open system environment.


  • Develop automation tools for on-demand, policy based provisioning of virtual and physical server to meet various business workloads

  • Implement configuration management tools to automate system management functions including distribution of system configurations, applications and security profiles.

  • Be part of a team that will work on design and building and maintain an Infrastructure and Platform as service platform and an enterprise Cloud infrastructure using best in class integration tools.

  • Develop and maintain up-to-date architectural, implementation and operational documents of the technical environment.

  • Work in close collaboration with development teams and provide technical leadership for projects related to automation of application rollout

  • Analyze latest Big Data Analytics technologies and their innovative applications in both business intelligence analysis and new service offerings.


Required Core Skills:

  • University Degree or College Diploma in a relevant Discipline

  • 7-10 years’ experience in Information Technology

  • 2-5 years’ experience in large Infrastructure environments where Automation was a significant part of the role

  • 1-2 years’ experience with system integration, Infrastructure as a service and Platform as a service deployment.

  • 1-2 years’ experience with one or more system configuration tools including Puppet, Chef, Ansible, or Vagrant (with demonstrated configuration knowledge and experience)

  • Experience working with Docker containers, Docker Swarm

  • Experience working with OpenStack and Openshift and VMWARE CloudDirector, SaltStack

  • Strong experience with Red Hat Linux or UNIX

  • Advanced scripting skills in Perl / Python / Shell / Ruby on Rails

  • DevOpsexperience and building internal clouds is a great plus (AWS)

Other Skills:

  • Strong Interpersonal Skills

  • Good communication skills, self-motivated, positive attitude and ability to work independently and in a team environment

  • A critical thinker with a strong troubleshooting and application administration/Support skills

  • Proven timely delivery of key infrastructure and products

  • Must be able to work flexible hours (including weekends and nights) as well as when needed.

At our company, we have been helping our customers and communities for over 195 years. Working with us means being part of a team of talented and passionate individuals with a shared focus on working together to deliver great customer experiences. We stand behind your success with the support you need to turn your potential into performance.

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BMO Financial Group is committed to an inclusive, equitable and accessible workplace. By embracing diversity, we gain strength through our people and our perspectives. We welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

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