System Administrator

Kodify · May 14th 2018

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The team at Kodify is looking for a System Administrator to join our team. This position is open to remote candidates as well as those based in Barcelona (a plus!). You will form part of a SysAdmin team, joining them (one remote, one based in Barcelona) on a quest to make our servers and systems the most functional, safest and robust to date. You will work alongside two cross-functional teams, dedicated to different Kodify products. They work with different tech stacks that bring an interesting set of technical challenges to overcome. With our SysAdmin team on board, we’re looking to bring a more unified systems architecture across our products.

Key responsibilities:

  • Maintain and support the infrastructure and system operations for stability and security

  • Configure and install the servers and continuously work on improving system’s performance

  • Configuration, deployment, administration, monitoring and analysis of application services and systems

  • Investigate, research and update our systems to the latest architecture solutions

  • Improve functionality of the system platform and tools

  • Maintain the on-call system rotation. Check logs for errors with systems and servers; create alerts for developers

Must have:

  • 3-4 years of experience in Linux- based web server and system administration

  • Operational AWS experience: EC2, Autoscaling, CloudFormation

  • Experience with monitoring and alerting tools: (Pagerduty, NewRelic, Loggly, Wormly, Graphite)

  • Knowledge of orchestration tools

  • Docker

  • Container orchestration tools (kubernetes, swarm, mesos)

  • Experience with Testing tools (Jenkins, Travis, Codeship...)

  • ElasticSearch, MongoDB

  • MySQL, Aurora

  • Redis

  • Memcache

  • Confident on the command line - Python, Bash

  • Fluent English level.

Bonus knowledge points:

  • Knowledge and experience in Git and Docker - major plus!

  • Experience with Lambda functions and CodeDeploy

  • ZeroMQ

  • PHP & Javascript

  • NodeJS

  • Microservices Architecture

  • CDNs/cache (cloudflare, cloudfront...)

  • Experience managing high traffic websites.

  • Experience working in an Agile/Scrum development process

About you:

  • You’re a real team player. You love to help and find solutions together.

  • Your sense of humor will bring a new dynamic to the team - you love to have fun while you work!

  • You can think on your feet and adapt well to fast-changing environments and priorities.

  • You love analysing data. You’re a complexity thinker and a real problem solver.

  • You’re flexible and available when needed. You understand emergency calls can be part of the job and are aware of the challenges supporting a 24/7 environment.

  • You stay updated on industry developments and strive to improve our platform with innovative solutions.

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