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A reloadable card and app with real-time insights into your spending. Restore Balance.

DevOps Engineer (Co-Op)

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About KOHO

KOHO is a quickly scaling FinTech company backed by leading investors and advisors from around the world. More than 175,000 Canadians have signed up to join KOHO and we’re just getting started!

KOHO offers a card and mobile app that together allow users to manage daily financial needs (direct pay cheque load, bill pay, ATM cash withdrawals, etc.), while offering tools such as automated savings goals, real-time updates, transfers, spending insights, categorizations and much more.

About the Role
As a DevOps Engineer, you will be working with our DevOps team to build tools and frameworks to ensure smooth promotion of code from build to production using industry standard CI (Continuous Integration) and CD (Continuous Delivery) processes. This role will allow you to understand how software is built, deployed to various test environments, and put into production. You will gain an understanding of the overall processes in software development and give you a unique opportunity to work with different technologies and cloud providers (AWS, Google). You will be using languages and tools such as Golang, Docker and Kubernetes, Postgres, RabbitMQ, Terraform, Jenkins.

Duration: 4 months, with a possibility of extension to 8 months

* Help the team reduce work by improving our automation
* Develop tools & frameworks to enhance our CI (Continuous Integration) & CD (Continuous Delivery) framework
* Improve automation for builds, deploys, tests and monitoring tools
* Work with the team in an agile development model
* When required, monitor and ensure smooth operation of development and test environments

Desired Skills & Experience
* Majoring in relevant technology programs, such as Computer Science, Engineering, Information Technology Management, Financial Analysis and Risk Management, Computing, etc.
* Solid programming skills in languages such as Python or Java
* Understanding of computer science fundamentals such as threading, OOP and more
* Working knowledge of Linux operating systems and bash
* An ability to learn quickly and work with different technologies concurrently
* Self-motivated, independent, and proactive

Nice-to-have Skills
* Working knowledge in container and virtualisation technologies such as Kubernetes, Docker, VMWare
* Working knowledge in CI/CD tools such as Jenkins

Joining the (lovely!) KOHO Team

We invest time and resources into making sure KOHO is as good as the people we hire. Our culture is one of collaboration, creativity, and diverse perspective.

The Fine Print

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity and uniqueness at our company.

KOHO is trusted with highly sensitive information. Upon joining the team, you may be asked to undergo security screening including a criminal record check.