DevOps Engineer

About this role:

We are looking for a talented DevOps Engineer with development and/or system engineering background, with passion on managing our on-premises and cloud infrastructure. You will be a key player of a talented team of engineers to deliver our FinTech platform in the cloud, working with our energic business and technical teams in a fast-growing, highly productive environment. You will also ensure our production platform and development environments are in healthy and secure states and strive to achieve high performance, zero operational downtime and minimize defects and anomalies.

What you’ll do and what success looks like in this role:

  • Manage and monitor all installed systems and infrastructure for WeLend
  • Install, configure, test and maintain operating systems, application software and system management tools
  • Manage our continuous deployment pipeline
  • Monitor and test application performance for potential bottlenecks, identify possible solutions, and work with developers to implement those fixes
  • Write and maintain automation scripts to increase repeatability and decrease time required to keep our system running

What is required and what we’re looking for:

  • BS/MS in Computer Science, Engineering or related disciplines
  • 6+ years’ experience in development / IT teams with minimum 3+ years’ experience in high performing DevOps teams focusing on scripting, automating, configuring and troubleshooting B2C and B2B cloud and hybrid-based environments.
  • Experience in the administration and performance tuning of application stacks and development and production environments (e.g.Tomcat, Apache, Ruby, MySql, Postgres, NGINX)
  • Cloud experience, preferably in AWS, Heroku and GCP
  • Experience with virtualization and containerization (e.g., VMware, Virtual Box, Docker)
  • Experience with monitoring systems and automation software (e.g., Kubernetes, Rancher)
  • Experience with other DevOps, configuration management and application performance tools (e.g. GitHub, Puppet, Ansible, Chef, Bugsnag, Selenium, CircleCI, New Relic)
  • Working knowledge of IAC (Infrastructure as Code)
  • Solid scripting skills (e.g., shell scripts, Perl, Ruby, Python)
  • Solid networking knowledge (OSI network layers, TCP/IP and other application protocols)
  • Attention to detail and think-outside-the-box mentality
  • Proven analytical and problem-solving abilities
  • Good command of English

WeLab perks:

  • Competitive salary
  • Learning and development stipend, because we value lifelong learning and believe the best way to invest in our employees is to encourage them to continue to learn
  • Work hard and laugh lots (chicken wings and french toast, etc.) with a high-performing, fun and diverse team
  • Weekly afternoon teas and fully stocked fridge
  • Coffee stipend
  • Conveniently located office surrounded by diverse and delicious lunch options
  • Lively office with gaming consoles and a ping pong table
  • Fun extracurricular activities with your colleagues like hiking, yoga, badminton, wine tasting, dragon boat racing, rock climbing, etc.
  • Employee referral bonuses

Awards & recognition:

  • KPMG’s 2018 Fintech Top 100 – #7 in China and #23 globally, only Hong Kong fintech recognized on the list for 3 straight years
  • The Asian Banker’s “Best Business Model” and “Best Data Analytics Initiative” in 2018

We offer competitive salary package to the successful candidate. If you are interested in joining this exciting team, please email your resume to us at [email protected].

All information provided by applicants will be used for recruitment purposes only. Information of unsuccessful applicants will be destroyed within 12 months of receipt.

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