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System Engineer

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Job Purpose

The System Engineer is responsible for delivering highly available and scalable environments for cutting-edge technologies. The chosen candidate must be flexible to constant business and technology change, with the ability to interact and communicate collaboratively with a wide range of stakeholders. 

Key Accountabilities:

  • Continue to build Vodafone’s portfolio of System Operations processes, practices and tools to empower and support operational teams
  • Work closely with DevOps and be involved in the initial design for new services and platforms to ensure that future-proof solutions are implemented
  • Continue maintaining and implementing new automation and orchestration tools with the intention of minimizing operational burden
  • Ensure availability, scalability, maintainability, monitoring of systems and achieve outstanding operational stability
  • Foster self-service and efficiency and wherever possible automating the processes of provisioning and maintaining continuous integration environments,, supporting application operations activities, security and configuration
  • Continuously evaluate products, tools and solutions to enhance service capabilities
  • Work with the goal of detecting, investigating and mitigating incidents that impact operational stability

Credentials and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science / Engineering, Information Systems or other related field
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience maintaining, servicing and supporting enterprise grade services and platforms.
  • Extensive experience with a wide array of operating systems, especially Linux
  • Extensive experience with tools / platforms, such as VMWare, Docker, RabbitMQ, Ansible
  • Extensive experience in scripting, such as Bash or Perl
  • Experience with a number of database technologies
  • Knowledge of load balancers, such as F5
  • Knowledge of TCP/IP Technologies, networking protocols and client-server communication
  • Previous experience working in an agile environment with multiple teams
  • Previous experience in designing, testing and deploying cutting-edge environments supporting continuous integration and delivery using a variety of technologies