This role can be based as an employee in Malta, or remotely in any European time zone as a permanent salaried contractor with benefits.
To support their extremly fast growth, on of our clients are building a new team in Europe, in-line with where most of their customers are based, to initially support and subsequently replace their business partners in the US.
• Manage multiple cloud servers running Linux. Monitor server stability and availability
• Maintain a high level of security on our servers. Stay on top of security patches
• Look into server outages and errors. Quickly identify problems and pass the information on to the relevant parties. Log incident reports and work on actions to prevent future errors
• Maintain backups of key infrastructure, especially databases, across multiple regions for disaster recovery.
• Manage firewall policies and other network traffic policies
• Deploy and maintain databases such as MongoDB and PostgreSQL
• Develop and maintain server deployment processes
• Manage tasks and communicate with producers and engineers
• Bachelor’s degree or better in Computer Science or related field
• Experience using Cloud solutions. AWS, Azure, Google Cloud, etc.
• Expert-level knowledge of managing Linux servers
• Experience with the network layer and setting up routing between multiple servers
• Experience managing firewalls and firewall security
• Experience with Docker
• Experience managing and monitoring cloud infrastructure
• Experience with relational databases. MySQL or PostgreSQL
• Experience with NoSQL solutions. DynamoDB or MongoDB
• Experience with Git
• Excellent communication skills and experience working on moderately sized teams
• Ability to juggle multiple mid-sized projects
• Ability to keep calm when server issues arise and describe issues and solutions to clients
• Nice to have
• Experience with EKS, DynamoDB, Lambda and Fargate
• Experience in a core programming language. C, C++, Java or Go
• Experience with Jenkins
• Paid time off
• Medical Insurance, Dental, and Life Insurance
• Flexible work hours
• Remote Work