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    Veronica Saavedra

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    11 months ago

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    12 Jan 00:00

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Software House is expanding the IT department and looking for a DevOps Engineer to have an overall technical responsibility of their infrastructure, systems, security, availability, health, performance, capacity and release pipeline. As a DevOps Engineer you need to be an application, infrastructure and performance engineer with an eye for scalable solutions. You are passionate about architecting and implementing new solutions through automation, while releasing code into production that improves the performance and reliability of our eco-systems.


  • Overall technical responsibility of infrastructure, systems, security, availability, health, performance, capacity and release pipeline
  • Serve as the primary technical contact for anything related with the SaaS services operation
  • Build and manage distributed infrastructure, applications and monitoring through automation that are secure, scalable and reliable
  • Gain deep level understanding of the application and systems to be able to effectively solve problems across the entire stack – servers, application and network hosted on Azure platforms
  • Working closely with R&D teams to ensure that changes are continuously being built, tested and deployed
  • Create automatic problem detection and resolution processes and scripts
  • Drive standardisation efforts across multiple services
  • Manage timely resolution of all critical and / or complex problems meeting SLA requirements
  • Participate in 24x7 on-call operation


  • Desire and ability to wear multiple hats (Systems Engineer, Reliability Engineer, Systems Developer, Problem solving, QA)
  • Keen on improving product reliability, performance and scalability
  • Passionate to automate manual processes with a good knowledge of scripting tools
  • Comfortable with CI / CD pipeline and have managed integrated workflows using tools such as TeamCity, BitBucket, Octopus Deploy, Rundeck
  • Ability to quickly assess and address incidents and escalate as necessary
  • Experience in Linux and Windows OS
  • Experience supporting multi-tier web application architectures and web application security
  • Experience with Cloud computing infrastructure – Azure / AWS
  • Experience in TCP / UDP, load balancers, firewalls and VPN
  • Experience with Database administration
  • It will be considered an asset having:
    • Experience with running applications in containers such as Docker or Kubernetes
    • Experience with caching (Redis) and message queuing / streaming technologies
    • Experience in application and infrastructure monitoring, reporting and alerting such as NewRelic, Dynatrace, Graylog, ELK, Grafana, PRTG, Prometheus
    • Knowledge / Experience with Atlassian Suite
    • Aware of current InfoSec best practices and certifications such as PCI, ISO27001, NIST

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