Senior Systems Engineer in Malta

Job Summary

· Responsible for maintaining the quality of service of the server platform and network infrastructure of the environment;
· Install new servers when needed, configuring services, tightening servers down, as well as helping us scale up and plan improvements to the platform;
· Support System architecture and its applications using open-sources and proprietary technologies;
· Setup Development, Staging and Production environments using best practices, including virtualization, management scripts, monitoring agents etc;
· Work closely with developers to help deliver projects on time and to deploy technologies needed for successful growth of the company;
· Manage deployment systems and processes;
· Backup and disaster recovery procedures;
· Implement monitoring and alert services and make sure problems are detected and resolved immediately
· Be in permanent contact with several hosting companies to pilot their work and raise any issues with their work;
· Take turns in our on-call duty to make sure the platform is available outside of the office hours.

What we are looking for:

· At least 5 years of experience in Linux (preferably Debian system) engineering with the emphasis on large scale installations, high availability and security;
· Imperative knowledge of Apache2, Nginx, PHP, MySQL (MariaDB, Percona), networking skills;
· Excellent knowledge of IPv4, DNS, firewalling (iptables, pfSense), VPN, routing and storage systems;
· Good knowledge of load balancers (HAproxy, LinuxHA, heartbeat, pacemaker, ucarp…);
· Knowledge of monitoring software (Nagios or Zabbix) is a must;
· Basic knowledge of Windows desktop and server operating system (Active Directory);
· Be familiar with at least one scripting language (Bash, Perl, Python…);
· Fluent in English;


· Xen and SaltStack;
· Elasticsearch, Logstash and Kibana;
· PCI-DSS concepts;
· Switch / router configuration;
· Willing to take turns in a 24/7 on-call system.

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