IT and DevOps Lead

Job description

We’re looking for a unique individual to join our team to help us hone our products and discover opportunities beyond our first go-to-market focus. If you have a keen interest in 3D, computational imaging, machine learning and developing exemplary API interfaces, you’ll love working with our team.



Who are we and what do we do?


We are a rapidly growing team looking for people who share our passion for developing solutions at the intersection of imaging and depth. AIRY3D has developed DepthIQ™, a 3D computer vision platform that consists of a Transmissive Diffraction Mask and computational imaging software that can convert any camera sensor into a versatile 3D sensor at a fraction of the manufacturing cost.


Based in Montreal, AIRY3D recently raised US$10 million in series A funding led by Intel Capital. This financing will allow AIRY3D to advance its licensing roadmap for the first commercial adoptions of DepthIQ 3D by top-tier consumer electronics companies in mobile and other markets such as automotive and AR/VR.


What are we looking for?


We are looking for a senior leader of our IT infrastructure with particular emphasis on build and release (DevOps). The role is a multidisciplinary technical and hands-on role to architect, manage, maintain, upgrade our software, tools, hardware, and network systems. You will have the experience and patience to communicate with a variety of interdisciplinary teams and users. Your goal will be to ensure that our technology infrastructure runs smoothly and efficiently, supports the needs of all company functions, and scales with the rapid growth of our business.


What you will do:


  • Plan and architect AIRY3D’s network infrastructure
  • Play a key role in championing, improving and extending AIRY3D’s DevOps and GitOps release strategies
  • Anticipate, implement and support IT needs of remote Sales and Field teams
  • Support and help define system requirements for Machine Learning efforts, both local and cloud-based
  • Support releases and environments that are a mix of operating systems including Windows, Linux, Android, and a variety of embedded Linux architectures
  • Define and manage system backup strategies
  • Support and grow automated builds and automated testing frameworks as needed
  • Install and configure software and hardware
  • Administer development and project management tools
  • Manage network servers, license servers, firewalls, and AWS
  • Set up accounts and workstations
  • Monitor performance and maintain systems according to requirements
  • Troubleshoot issues and outages
  • Ensure security through access controls, backups, and firewalls
  • Upgrade systems with new releases and models
  • Develop expertise to train staff on new technologies
  • Responsible for technical documentation, manuals, and IT policies

Job requirements

What you bring to our team:


  • BSc/Ba in Information Technology, Engineering, Computer Science or a related discipline
  • At least 10 year's experience as a System Administrator, Network Administrator or similar role
  • Experience with databases, networks (LAN, WAN) and patch management
  • Knowledge of system security (e.g. intrusion detection systems) and data backup/recovery
  • Strong ability to create scripts in Python, Perl, and familiarity with other languages
  • Familiarity with various operating systems and platforms, including embedded systems
  • Experience with troubleshooting device drivers
  • Video technology support and experience
  • Resourcefulness and problem-solving aptitude
  • Excellent communication skills


    What’s it like working on our team?


    We believe in creating disruptive technology in a workplace with great work ethics, where we truly enjoy what we are doing and the diversity of those we work with. All while having fun and not taking ourselves too seriously! We offer a flexible schedule, vibrant Mile End location, health insurance, and stock options. If you are genuinely excited about contributing to our success, we’d love to hear from you.


    What comes next?


    If you think this challenge is right for you, we encourage you to apply. Our application process is quite simple so, it won't take long.


    AIRY3D is an equal opportunity employer. If you require special accommodation in any aspect of our selection process, please apply and you will receive instructions on how to contact us to discuss when we confirm receipt of your application.