SynEdge is building the next generation of content delivery that accelerates and scales websites, mobile apps and online video/audio by optimising, securing and moving the content closer to the end-user.
The CDN market is exciting, hyper scale and extremely fast growing. In 2015 CDN’s are making up 60% of all internet trafﬁc globally and that percentage is still growing year-over-year.
We’re creating a faster, more secure and more reliable internet.
SynEdge is looking for a Senior DevOps Engineer to join our rapidly growing team. We need someone with profound experience with large web scale Linux environments, automation and a proactive approach for improving our CDN platform in different locations across the world.
Every engineer works on all aspects of the platform, from designing and architecture to the implementation and day-to-day operations. For CDN’s performance and reliability are key and you will be an integral part of that effort.
-Design, implement, operate, expand and ﬁne-tune all aspects of SynEdge’s global CDN server infrastructure
-Constantly improving and monitoring the performance and health of the platform
-Mentoring and training of the engineering team
-Troubleshoot and resolve complex issues within speciﬁc service level agreements
-Travel to and from our datacenter locations if needed
-Create and deﬁne server requirements for new products, including technical documentation
-5+ years of operational experience designing and implementing large scale web platforms
-Expert understanding of Linux / Unix based systems
-Excellent understanding of current methodologies in high performance operations and large-scale operations
-Deep understanding of Linux, internals, ﬁlesystems and troubleshooting utilities
-Experience with ﬁne-tuning on a OS level
-Experience with automation tools like Puppet or Chef
-Experience with system and functional monitoring systems
-Experience with deploying, provisioning and life-cycle management of systems across multiple datacenters
-Extensive experience in advanced network technologies like BGP, OSPF, VLAN, etc
-Profound knowledge of web technologies like HTTP/HTTPS, caching proxies, DNS, etc
-Comfortable with reading and writing Python and/or Perl scripts
-Experience with big-data platforms like Hadoop is a plus
-Experience with IaaS / Cloud environments like AWS is a plus
-Valid driving license
-Fuent in spoken and written (business) English
-Highly responsible, self-motivated, and able to work with minimal supervision
-No 9-to-5 mentality, thriving in a high growth entrepreneurial environment
Senior DevOps Engineer