We are rapidly growing young developer team that works on various exciting projects.
Intermediate DEV/OPS System Administrator
Supports the global design, implementation and maintenance of high availability infrastructure for large multi-farm frameworks and data systems to ensure reliability of business critical applications in the areas of customer facing applications, collaboration, document and content management, enterprise search, and business workﬂow. Provides guidance and expertise to management on topics surrounding strategy and best practices.
PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES – ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS
(Listed in order of time-spent or importance)
Provides timely administration and support for multiple framework and data systems
Design, implement, and maintain framework and data systems.
Experience with DevOps and Agile methodologies
Experience with automation/conﬁguration management (e.g. Ansible, Jenkins, etc.)
Provides various services including addressing service tickets, providing after hours production support, performance tuning, triaging and resolving application outages, and performs life cycle management for supported hosting environments and systems.
Provides technical research, consultation and support services to developers in various areas (e.g. Web and Application Frameworks, Load Balancing, Disaster Recovery, security certiﬁcates, etc.)
Identiﬁes administration project tasks and dimensions time and human resources to complete tasks. Sizes total cost of ownership for framework and data system rollouts by identifying long-term corporate commitments
Builds relationships with local, third-party solution providers to stay current on the latest technology best practices
Develops and documents processes, procedures and best practices
Maintains regular and predictable attendance
Performs other duties as assigned
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience.
5+ years of experience supporting application development/hosting systems and services utilizing Web and Application platforms (e.g. JBoss, Tomcat, Apache web server, IIS, Websphere, Weblogic), Load Balancers, Certiﬁcate Management, DNS.
Advanced skill with multiple scripting languages/automation platforms
Experience with automation/conﬁguration management concepts.
Experience with DevOps concepts.
Experience with container based hosting platforms (e.g. Docker).
Experience with multiple OS environments (e.g. Linux, Windows, AIX)
5+ years experience in programming/systems analysis.
Experience with Source Code Repositories (e.g. GIT, Nexus, TFS).
Cloud Services (e.g. Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, etc.).
SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Advanced skill in the administration of web and application hosting platforms including NGINX
Demonstrated ability to automate and maintain automation for core job functions.
Advanced skills in platform administration tasks including installation, patching, clustering, load balancing, and tuning.
Demonstrated knowledge of application/data security best practices.
Advanced oral and written communication skills demonstrating ability to share and impart knowledge.
Ability to quickly adapt to new methods, work under tight deadlines and stressful conditions
Advanced investigative, analytical and problem solving skills.
Advanced ability to set goals and handle multiple tasks, clients, and projects simultaneously; Ability to appropriately balance priorities, deadlines, and deliverables.
Ability to work well within a team environment and participate in department/team projects.
Ability to balance detail with departmental goals/objectives.
Advanced ability to translate business needs and problems into viable/accepted solutions.
Advanced skills in customer relationship management and change management.
Ability to manage multiple projects or teams and set applicable goals.
Advanced negotiating and persuasion skills.
Ability to liaise with individuals across a wide variety of operational, functional, and technical disciplines.
General business knowledge.
Insurance industry knowledge.
Web hosting platforms (e.g. Apache, IIS, NGINX, etc.)
Container based hosting architectures (e.g. Docker)
Security certiﬁcates, Load balancing, DNS management
Intra/extranet web environments
Application hosting platforms (e.g. NGINX etc.)
Source code repositories (e.g. GIT)
Cloud Services (e.g. Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, etc.)
How to Apply
We would be pleased to receive your complete application documents, namely, your CV, Cover (Motivational) letter, salary expectations and the possible start date. Feel free to include any information you deem relevant about yourself and your past working experience and apply through our website or send it directly to [email protected]
We usually respond to applications within two working days. After some initial questions via email, you will have an interview via Skype or over the phone. At the latest, one week after the interview you will receive the final answer from us. Once you start working with us, we will evaluate your performance over a one month trial period. You will be reimbursed for the trial period, of course.
We are looking forward to receiving your application.