Basic Information

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Primary Location



United States of America

Work Style

On Site

Description and Requirements

Job Summary:

We have an opening for a Sr. Datadog Developer within our Buyflow Services Operations team to develop Datadog dashboards and alerts for cutting edge eCommerce environments. Teams within Buyflow Services support applications used by a wide variety of sales channels processing thousands of transactions per hour, generating nearly half of all sales revenue for our fortune 100 company!  As a leader and technical expert on the team responsible for instrumenting some of our most critical systems, the ideal candidate must be detail oriented, possess strong business acumen, be proactive, possess an assertive personality, and have strong communication skills, and be driven to succeed.


  • Setup Datadog infrastructure components and applications, both in cloud and on premise.

  • Implement metrics, monitors and dashboards in Datadog.

  • Provide observability using Datadog's RUM, APM & NPM.

  • Collaborate with Platform and Operations teams to set Datadog guidelines, standards, and policies.

  • Provide operational readiness training for using Datadog.

  • Must be able to perform adhoc Datadog analysis on the fly to pinpoint application issues.

Preferred Skills & Experience:

  • The ability to engage customers and stakeholders in a collaborative and consultative manner.

  • 3+ years proven experience with Datadog.

    • Datadog Power User Courses are a plus.

    • Experience setting up Datadog Agents, Logs, Metrics, Monitors, Dashboards, Integrations and other core tools.

    • Knowledge on how to instrument applications for Datadog APM, like Traces Search, Live Search, Trace View, Services List, Service Page, Resource Page, Service Map, App Analytics, and APM Monitors features.

  • Ability to assess customer's situation, business needs, complex problems, and provide expert recommendations in the areas of application and infrastructure management.

  • Experience with CI/CD tools (Jenkins, Gitlab etc.).

  • Expertise in AWS, Java, Spring Boot, Containers like Docker and Kubernetes (PaaS / CaaS) a plus.

  • Working experience in Linux/Unix Server Administration.  AWS experience and certifications are a plus.

  • Operating in an Agile, Scrum, or SAFe development model.

  • Skilled in identifying design and implementation details within documentation / communication to understand expected behavior.

  • A strong, team oriented spirit and a positive, exuberant personality focused on learning and overcoming obstacles.

Salary and Benefits:


Starting Salary: $156,000 annually based on experience

Medical / Dental / Vision Insurance 

Prescription Drug Benefits 

Critical Illness Insurance 

Life Insurance 

Disability / Long-Term Disability / Accident insurance 

MotivateMe Wellness Rewards by Cigna 

Flexible Spending Accounts 

Hospital Indemnity Insurance 

Allstate Identity Protection Insurance 

MetLaw Legal Services 

Nationwide Pet Insurance 

401 (K) with Employer matching contribution equal to 100% of elective deferrals that do not exceed 5% of compensation. 

TELUS International Employee Share Purchase Plan 

Performance Bonus 

4 weeks Paid Time Off 

Employee Referral Bonus

Step-up program

MyGrowth Platform - Internal Learning & Development libraries access


Equal Opportunity Employer:


At TELUS International, we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer and are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace. All aspects of employment, including the decision to hire and promote, are based on applicants’ qualifications, merits, competence and performance without regard to any characteristic related to diversity.

Additional Job Description

As an active member of the TELUS International, you will be in the heart of a major transformation program supporting it as a Datadog Developer.