Senior DevOps Engineer

Astana, Kazakhstan

Striving for excellence is in our DNA. Since 1993, we have been helping the world’s leading companies imagine, design, engineer, and deliver software and digital experiences that change the world. We are more than just specialists, we are experts.

DESCRIPTION


Currently we are looking for a Senior DevOps Engineer for our Astana office to make the team even stronger.

We believe that every one of our employees makes a difference and contributes to the synergy that moves us ahead in achieving our goals.

Responsibilities

  • Apply OS patches and upgrades on a regular basis, upgrade administrative tools and utilities, configure/add new services as necessary;
  • Develop and improve system software that provides infrastructure services for the business applications, ensuring availability, load balancing, one-button deployment solutions, infrastructure management and troubleshooting;
  • Perform periodic performance analysis to support capacity planning;
  • Perform performance tuning, hardware upgrades, and resource optimization as required;
  • Configure CPU, memory and disk partitions as required.

Requirements

  • 4+ years of production operations/infrastructure development experience using configuration management tools;
  • 4+ years of automation experience using Chef, Puppet, Salt or the like;
  • Extensive knowledge of and experience in supporting and troubleshooting Linux networking services and SDN;
  • Experience in HA database management, including NoSQL databases;
  • Experience in configuring, fine-tuning and operating Java app servers, Nginx and Apache webservers;
  • Experience in automation of infrastructure provisioning and virtualization.

Nice to have

  • Ticketing and documentation: at least usage, ideally setting up and configuring ecosystems based on Jira and Confluence or analogues;
  • CDN working experience: Akamai (DSA, NetStorage), Amazon (CloudFront, EC2, S3); Scripting: Bash, Perl, and Python;
  • Monitoring tools: Zabbix, Nagios, NewRelic, AppDynamics, Pandora FMS, etc;
  • SQL: Oracle11g, MySQL HA, MySQL, Postgre;
  • VMware or other virtualization;
  • Load balancing: Apache, Nginx, HAProxy;
  • Operational intelligence tools like Splunk, Logstash, etc;
  • OpenStack and cloud orchestrators.

We offer

  • Experience exchange with colleagues all around the world;
  • Competitive compensation depending on experience and skills;
  • Regular assessments and salary reviews;
  • English classes with certified English teachers;
  • Opportunity for self-realization;
  • Friendly team and enjoyable working environment;
  • Corporate and social events (parties, tennis, etc.).