Senior Technical Operations – Syste

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  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / monthly
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  • Posted:
    3 months ago
  • Category:
    Customer Service

Job Description
Our client is consistently recognized by Deloitte as one of the fastest growing technology companies within North America and they are gearing up for their biggest year yet. This client provides an exciting, challenging, and stable workplace. They are looking for people who share their passion for outstanding performance, and who want to be part of a close-knit, energetic team. It is all about tomorrow, working with tomorrow’s technologies to solve tomorrow’s problems.

Members of the Technical Operations team leverage deep systems knowledge to attain expert-level knowledge of the platform and its features. To succeed in the team you should possess a proven ability to diagnose complicated platform issues and the ability to pinpoint the root cause. You are also able to drive efficiency through skilled application of new technologies and automation. Lastly you must be a strong communicator of complex technical concepts, an effective multi-tasker of time sensitive projects and a leader who can recognize problems and deliver solutions with little guidance.

The Role:

We are looking for a passionate technology expert to join our rapidly growing team. The position needs a dedicated person who will actively participate and lead projects in order to support our explosive business growth. Both hands-on and design experience is greatly needed. Experience in all or some of the following is being sought:
· Automation tool development and design to improve operational efficiencies
· Monitoring strategies for all aspects of a platform including hardware, network, backups, application stack
· Upgrading, extending, and enhancing physical and cloud infrastructure
· Troubleshooting issues relating to infrastructure and application stacks
· Design of cloud based services and infrastructure
· System administration, maintenance, and security
· Configuration management for streamlining deployments
Special Perks:

· Opportunities: Be part of a rapidly growing team utilizing the latest tools
· Ownership: Be a leader in creative and challenging projects
· Hours: Flexible work hours to fit your life-work balance
· Meals: Lots of snacks, beverages, and catered lunches each Friday
Must Have Skills:
What You Bring To The Table:
· Passion for technology and constant drive to learn
· Great problem solving skills with an ability to identify the root cause
· Strong initiative and self-motivation
· Willingness to complete the job regardless of the circumstance
· Strong sense of ownership
· High level of trust, integrity, and diplomacy
· Ability to work independently and as part of a team
· 6+ years of related work experience
· Familiarity and working knowledge of Linux (Red Hat, Suse, Ubuntu)
· Good understanding of modern web technologies and stacks (Apache, Tomcat, NGINX, Express, Node.js)
Nice to Have Skills:
Bonus Points:

· Hands on development experience in a structured programming language
· Hands on scripting experience in a popular scripting language
· Experience working with a complex SaaS environment
· Ability to build high-availability solutions in the Amazon and/or Google Cloud
· Working knowledge of SQL and NoSQL databases
· Familiarity with tools such as Nagios, Cacti, Sensu, Grafana, and similar
· Ability to use and write custom deployment scripts for common configuration management tools such as Ansible, Salt, Puppet, or Chef
· Understanding of basic networking and security
· Familiarity with microservices and their deployment
· Experience with deploying Docker containers in production environments
Starting: ASAP