Technical Operations Engineer
Xogito is a global citizen operating worldwide in a virtual environment, we pioneered the remote work model. Every day we help our clients exceed their business goals and our employees gain invaluable experience. For our Technical Operations Team, we are looking for a
Technical Operations Engineer
Full time, permanent, remote job
Purpose of the Role
The Tech Ops Engineer will join a well-established team working on a big data analytics system leveraging machine learning, cloud computing, and distributed computing. The platform serves the worldwide recruitment industry and is used by some of the most well known companies in the world, to effectively manage their recruitment efforts. The unique algorithms, real time analytics and deep integrations make the product the ultimate technical challenge.
As part of the team, you will participate in all platform phases, from infrastructure design to deployment, automation, maintenance, troubleshooting and continuously improving the system that keeps the infrastructure running smoothly.
Duties and Responsibilities
- Architect, implement and support high traffic cloud based scalable web solutions
- Oversee planned operations and deployment activities, as well as preventive maintenance
- Work closely with management to understand the business mission and needs
- Work closely with product development teams in the design and implementation of the systems
- Leverage and pioneer industry best practices
- Handle support related production incidents observing SLAs
- Keep the business operational
- Deep understanding and appreciation for process and documentation outside of the technical aspects
Required Experience & Knowledge
- Senior level in designing, implementing and supporting very complex server infrastructure, focused on Linux-based applications environment
- Experience working with some or all AWS cloud services, such as EC2, ELB, Route53, S3, RDS, Cloudformation, CloudWatch, IAM, VPC and SES
- Strong focus on automation and use of tools such as Ansible, or others Puppet, Chef etc
- Hands-on background working on web servers configurations, performance optimization, high availability, load balancing and scalability
- Considerable knowledge and experience in implementing, providing ongoing support and maintenance for server storage environments
Skills and Attributes
- Experience with activities for business-critical systems
- Strong problem solving and debugging skills
- Understands and accepts the corporate business process flow
- Ability to rapidly learn new concepts and technologies
- Excellent teamwork skills
Required Education & Qualifications
- Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science or relevant specialty
- Fluent English both verbal and written
- Any IT certification would be considered a plus
Benefits of winning a career at Xogito
- Reward and recognition
- Our remote work model supports the value of family time and the work-life balance
- Payment on top of scale and different kind of bonuses
- Career development path synchronized with your professional interests and company strategic goals
- Access to training and certification program supporting your professional objectives achievement
- Regular company off-sites and co-working days
- Engagement with global IT society and contributing to the remote work community
As an employer Xogito stands for bringing together and nurturing top digital talent. Our team consists of seasoned IT Professionals who solve with curiosity and excellence extreme technical challenges. We believe that the Agile SWD, TDD, cloud computing and open source technologies are the present and the future of technology. In our day-to-day activities we adhere to best industry practices and enjoy it.
How to apply?
Note: Our working hours for this position are 7am to 3pm ET zone. Compensation is negotiated based on experience.
We encourage you to send a few details related to your hands-on experience with AWS and Unix/Linux when applying to this position, together with your updated CV in English at firstname.lastname@example.org
All applications and details will be carefully assessed and suitable candidates will be contacted shortly.