Upgrade is a consumer credit platform that is changing how people think about credit. We use technology to innovate and create responsible and affordable credit products that help our customers understand and manage their credit better.
Our founding team pioneered online lending over a decade ago and launched Upgrade in 2016 using their experience and the latest available technology to make credit more transparent and affordable.
While Upgrade is very well funded with $142 million in equity capital, we’re still in the early days and you have a great opportunity to make your individual impact towards our collective mission.
We are looking for new team members who are excited about creating, designing and implementing new and better solutions to join a team of just over 300 talented and passionate professionals.
Come join us if you like to tackle big problems and make a meaningful difference in people's lives. Check out our page.
Build a resilient, secure, and efficient cloud based platform
Automate deployment, monitoring, management and incident response
Monitor and troubleshoot platform issues
Build and scale the technology infrastructure to meet rapidly increasing demand
Manage cross-functional requirements working with various company stakeholders
Collaborate with Development and QA to bring new features and services into production
Develop and improve operational practices and procedures
Highly motivated and self driven
Enjoy learning new technologies and applying that to solving problems
Enjoy collaborating and working in small teams
Technically strong and hands-on
Good at multitasking and thrive in fast pace environments
Methodical, thorough, and solution oriented
At least 4 years of relevant experience
In-depth knowledge of AWS services and hands-on experience in AWS provisioning
Advanced knowledge of Ansible, Terraform, Spinnaker, GIT, Vault
Experience with Kubernetes (1.6+) and containerized applications
Strong understanding of systems, networking and troubleshooting techniques
Experience in automated build pipeline, continuous integration and continuous deployment
Working knowledge of relational and non-relational databases
Knowledge of cloud monitoring, logging and cost management tools
Strong programming / scripting knowledge - Bash, Python, etc
Ability to operate in an agile, entrepreneurial start-up environment
AWS certification is a plus
Experience with other IaaT platforms is a plus
The Good Stuff
Downtown office location across from the Bell Centre
Comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, & vision
Kitchen stocked with beverages, snacks & treats
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status