Who are we? BlueOptima provides industry leading objective metrics in software development using it’s proprietary Coding Effort Analytics that enable large organisations to deliver better software, faster, and at lower cost. Founded in 2007, BlueOptima is a profitable, independent, high growth software vendor commercialising technology initially devised in seminal research carried out at Cambridge University. We are headquartered in London with offices in New York, Bangalore, and Gurgaon. BlueOptima’s technology is deployed with global enterprises driving value from their software development activities For example, we work with seven of the world’s top ten Universal Banks (by revenue), three of the world’s top ten telecommunications companies (by revenue, excl. China). Our technology is pushing the limits of complex analytics on large data-sets with more than 13 billion static source code metric observations of software engineers working in an Enterprise software development environment. BlueOptima is an Equal Opportunities employer. Who are we looking for? Our groundbreaking product requires exceptional environment setup. We are seeking a highly skilled and talented engineer to maintain and improve the environment. We are hiring for a Systems Administrator deep experience in building and managing scalable linux environment hosted on AWS. With knack for automating simples of tasks and ability to simplify most complex of problems, we are looking for a Systems Administrator to manage and maintain our environment and maintain its security posture. An individual with great attention to details, who is genuine, confident, committed and not only passionate about technology, but excited to work in a fun and friendly start-up environment. What does the role involve? As an experienced Systems Administrator, you'll use cutting edge tools like Terraform, Puppet and Ansible to build, manage and maintain the environment. Be responsible for IT & Network security of the setup and work closely with the Engineering teams to complement on Application deployment and performance by ensuring a stable, reliable and high availability environment. Be incharge of disaster management and recovery plan, ensuring 99.99% availability of service. Responsibilities include: Manage AWS services, covering (but not limited to) the following: ec2 instances and network configurations IAM policies Security perimeter on ec2, s3 and VPC. Design, install, configure, and maintain PostgreSQL database clusters. Willingness to work non-core hours such as weekends to support deployments and configuration changes that might impact our services. Using tools like Puppet and Terraform for application deployment and management. Maintaining monitoring tools, e.g. Cacti. Configuring and Maintaining ELK server for log aggregation and alerting. Maintaining VPN and NIDS services running in VPC. Essential Skills / Experience Required: Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience. Minimum 4+ years experience in scripting languages like Python, Shell, etc. Minimum 2+ years experience in managing environment AWS. Experience with using automation tools like Puppet for Systems management. Experience with managing user access and credentials centrally through directory service or similar. Good understanding of networking, packet capturing and analysis Understanding of Security, both Systems and Networks Ability to troubleshoot problems remotely and VPN/network connectivity issues from different OS environments. Excellent oral and written communication skills. Desirable Skills / Experience: Experience with using automation tools like Terraform for managing AWS Configuration. Experience with Compliance. Experience with System Hardening and Vulnerability Analysis. Experience with ELK or Splunk, with strong understanding of both structured and unstructured data and log analysis Why work for us? Competitive remuneration Stimulating challenges that fully use your skills. Invent the wheel: Work on real-world technical problems where cannot simply be found on the internet Working alongside other passionate, talented engineers Hardware of your choice (MacBook or Dell XPS) Our fast-growing company offers the potential for rapid career progression
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