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DevOps Engineer

DevOps Engineer

Reference: VAC-19992C
  • Company:Financial Technology Firm
  • Location: Cyprus, Limassol
  • Salary: Competitive salary + Medical + Provident Fund
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Job Sector: IT
  • Added on: 09/02/2021

Our client is an industry-leading Financial Technology Firm looking for a talented individual to fill the position of DevOps Engineer.

This role will ensure the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of cloud-based and Internet-accessible systems and services that support the core business functions of this global company. This is a role within this group and will be expanding and refining the responsibilities over time.

Job Responsibilities:
Work with the team to anticipate, mitigate, identify, troubleshoot, and resolve issues across the whole infrastructure.
Contribute to the design and implementation of the security setup of the cloud infrastructure.
Develop, document, and maintain system training materials and systems documentation for educating Technical Support personnel and new staff.
Monitor computer networks for security issues.
Maintain and monitor adherence to quality standards and applicable regulations, which includes but not limited to mandated requirements such as GDPR.
Install security measures and operate software to protect systems and information infrastructure, including firewalls and data encryption standards. 
Identify risks and provide guidance regarding remediation of gaps to facilitate a hardened and sustainable cloud environment. 
Setup monitoring and audit processes for our cloud infrastructure. 
Support efforts for integration of infrastructure and business solutions with cloud environments. 
Act as support to troubleshoot security-related issues that come up and are escalated for resolution.
Actively troubleshoot any issues that arise during testing and production, catching and solving issues before launch. 
Update existing policies and processes and design, create and implement new ones as needed.
Deploy product updates as required while implementing integrations when they arise. 
Automate our operational processes as needed, with accuracy and in compliance with our security requirements. 
Ability to prepare infrastructure via code using tools such as Ansible and Terraform.

Qualifications/Experience 
Bachelor’s Degree or Master’s in Computer Science, Engineering, Software Engineering or a relevant field.
Strong experience with AWS, Linux-based infrastructures, Linux/Unix administration 
Experience with open-source technologies and cloud services. 
Knowledge of scripting languages such as Python. 
Deep functional knowledge and hands-on experience with databases administration (preferably Postgres).
Strong grasp of backup and restore system. 
More than two years of experience in a DevOps Engineer role (or similar role); experience in software development and infrastructure development is a plus. 
Stellar troubleshooting skills with the ability to spot issues before they become problems. 
Experience with Ansible / Terraform / Docker / Jenkins / Gitlab CI / Zabbix.

Candidate profile
Highly ethical, trustworthy, reliable, discreet individual, who is willing to work in a challenging work environment.
Able to work with tight deadlines
Ability to work proactively on own initiative and be self-supervised
Able to work on multiple tasks in parallel and delivering exceptional results
Excellent teamwork and collaboration skills
Dynamic, results oriented individual, operating with speed and accuracy
Organisational skills with attention to detail

Competitive salary + Medical + Provident Fund
22 Days Annual Leave
Working from Home Policy
Private Medical Insurance
Office Perks: Free beverages, fruits and snacks
Udemy unlimited membership
Team-building events

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