Dev Ops Engineer – Bulgaria

Job Description

Duties include:
Work collaboratively with Software Development and IT Operations to deploy and operate systems
Help automate and streamline operations and processes. Help build and maintain tools for deployment, monitoring and operations
Troubleshoot and resolve issues in Dev, QA/UAT and Production environments for a wide range of projects
Maintain, upgrade and configure Internal services

Skills and experience required:
Extensive working in an IT infrastructure role with strong background in Linux and Cloud administration
Ability to use a wide variety of open source technologies
Experience with VMware virtualised environments, mostly server virtualisation and software defined networking
A working understanding of code and scripting (Mostly Java, Python, Bash)
Experience working in Agile environments
Good knowledge of running/configuring Apache and Nginx web servers
Knowledge of best practices and IT operations in an always-up, always-available service
Good knowledge of networking
Experience with Atlassian products (Crowd, Jira, Confluence, Bitbucket Server, Bamboo, HipChat) in their hosted version
A self-starter with the ability to make progress with minimal supervision
Good diplomacy skills and the ability to liaise with technical and business people
Results focused with excellent communication skills
Able to work under pressure whilst maintaining accuracy and attention to detail

Desirable
Experience with SQL in general and PostgreSQL, MySQL specifically (NoSQL experience, such as Cassandra, Redis and MongoDB is a plus.)
Experience with Messaging middleware and AMQP. Specifically Kafka and Artemis
Experience with Cloud services (experience with AWS would be nice)
Experience with Linux development toolchain (i.e. rpm, yum)
Experience with automation/configuration management using either Salt, Puppet, Chef, or an equivalent
Experience with APM tools such as NewRelic or SysDig
Certified in Linux, VMware, Citrix
Good knowledge of Mac OS X a definite plus