Senior Manager, DevSecOps & Environment Automation
Full Time - Toronto, Canada
Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan

Senior Manager, DevSecOps & Environment Automation at Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan

Type Full Time
Location Toronto, Canada

At Ontario Teachers, we know that our Talent are our greatest strength – every innovation, every idea and every win has been powered by our people. We offer a work experience that inspires, encourages talent development, celebrates diversity and rewards superior performance. The best and brightest not only come here – they stay. Help us continue to deliver outstanding service and retirement security to our members and be the world’s leading pension plan. Apply today! Your Talent. Your Experience. Our Future.

The opportunity

As the Senior Manager, DevSecOps & Environment Automation, you will lead the delivery of automation and enablement through integrated development and infrastructure automation capabilities aligned to the needs of our organization.

Who you'll work with

As a key member of the Application and Environment Delivery team, you will guide a global, cross-functional delivery squad and partner closely with Product, Solution Engineering and Technology Infrastructure teams to enable Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery of technology ecosystems. You will use industry standard technology, processes and appropriate automation to meet organizational needs and build strategic relationships with key business partners within Teachers’.

What you'll do

  • Work with all product and Service delivery teams to apply standardization, common implementation, processes and efficiencies for DevSecOps practices
  • Create and maintain enterprise wide Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment capability coordinated with Technology Infrastructure services using automation techniques and industry methodologies
  • Lead the end-to-end lifecycle for tools associated with DevSecOps capabilities including addition, removal, as well as keeping technically current
  • Conduct analysis of demand for DevSecOps services and influences partners to ensure that the necessary decisions and investments are made to deliver required services
  • Research and propose adoption of new/enhanced standards based on evolving needs of our business partners and the associated practices of DevSecOps and Automation

What you'll need

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Business Studies, IT or equivalent experience
  • Minimum of 3 years managing and/or leading a technology team
  • 7+ years’ of experience in information technology
  • Experience handling vendor relationships at a management level
  • Management of budgets > $1M
  • In-depth understanding of Agile (including CI/CD, DevOps), SDLC (waterfall and iterative), ITIL and other application release delivery frameworks.
  • Experience leading the development and Delivery of Services and/or capabilities in support of the Product Delivery lifecycle by assuming a leadership role in coordinating activities, scheduling, and project control
  • Excellent verbal and written communication with ability to negotiate, influence, make recommendations, facilitate decisions, and collaborate across with teams with various technical expertise
  • Excellent verbal and written communication capability across a varied audience at the technical professional and customer/stakeholder levels
  • Excellent in critical thinking and problem solving skills, planning and organizing and organizational change disciplines.
  • Strong understanding of current product delivery processes, standards, and tooling is required. This includes: analysis and design techniques and tools, development techniques, testing approaches and deployment methods. Practical experience using continuous build, testing, integration and delivery techniques
  • Deep knowledge gained through extensive experience and success in delivering technology services with practical experience with DevSecOps and Automation practices

What we're offering

  • Pay for performance environment that offers competitive salary and incentive
  • Numerous opportunities for professional growth and development
  • Comprehensive employer paid benefits coverage
  • Retirement income through a defined benefit pension plan
  • A flexible/hybrid work environment combining in office collaboration and remote working
  • Competitive time off
  • Discount programs including Edvantage and Perkopolis
  • Degreed: a digital platform that helps you quickly and easily discover, share, and track various learning resources — from courses to videos to articles and more.

At Ontario Teachers', diversity is one of our core strengths. We are a globally minded organization and take pride ensuring that the people we hire and the culture we create reflect and celebrate diversity of thought, background and experience. Through our Inclusion & Diversity Employee Resource Groups (ERGs) events, celebrations , we offer a variety of opportunities for colleagues to connect for the purposes of professional development and networking & mentoring.

How to apply

Are you ready to pursue new challenges and take your career to the next level? Apply today!

Accommodations are available upon request ( for candidates with a disability taking part in the recruitment process and once hired.

Note that all individuals employed by Ontario Teachers’ in our Toronto office will be required to provide proof of full vaccination against COVID-19 as a condition of employment. We remain committed to an accessible, inclusive and barrier free workplace; written requests for a human rights-based exemption from vaccination will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

Candidates must be legally entitled to work in the country where this role is located.



Functional Area: Information Technology

Requisition ID: 3940

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Posted Jan. 10, 2022

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