DevOps Engineer

About this role:

We are looking for a talented developer or system engineer with passion on managing our cloud infrastructure. You will be part of our talented team of engineers to deliver our FinTech platform in the cloud, working with our team to ensure quality and timely releases with minimal downtime. Someone who can help us to improve our overall system performance while decreasing our deployment time.

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

  • Manage and monitor all installed systems and infrastructure
  • 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 degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related subject
  • 3+ years of experience installing, configuring and troubleshooting UNIX / Linux based environments.
  • Experience in the administration and performance tuning of application stacks (e.g.,Tomcat, Apache, Ruby, MySql, Postgres, NGINX)
  • Cloud experience, preferably in AWS, Heroku
  • Experience with virtualization and containerization (e.g., VMware, Virtual Box, Docker)
  • Experience with monitoring systems and automation software (e.g., Ansible, Chef)
  • Attention to detail and think-outside-the-box mentality
  • Proven analytical and problem-solving abilities
  • Solid scripting skills (e.g., shell scripts, Perl, Ruby, Python)
  • Solid networking knowledge (OSI network layers, TCP/IP)
  • 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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