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Devops Engineer

The ScribbleLive Engineering team is growing! We’re looking for a DevOps Engineer with a passion to design, build and support scalable, highly-available cloud-based systems that sustain real-time content engagement for millions of concurrent users.

The ideal candidate is an experienced, self-motivated DevOps engineer who understands how to implement all aspects of cloud applications related to performance, scale and availability including caching strategies, database optimization, proactive monitoring and automated escalation. You’re a self-starter who understands the dynamic startup culture and environment.

You will:

  • Work as part of the global DevOps team looking after the ScribbleLive product suite
  • Initially focusing on the Search Product based in London
  • Perform daily system monitoring, verifying the integrity and availability of all hardware, server resources, systems and key processes, reviewing system and application logs, and verifying completion of scheduled jobs (e.g. backups).
  • Perform ongoing performance monitoring, hardware and resource management and optimization. Implement performance reporting to support capacity planning.
  • Develop, document and maintain configuration
  • Develop, document and maintain automated deployment & verification processes.
  • Collaborate with development team on DevOps projects to improve and enhance the ScribbleLive production infrastructure.

You need to have:

  • 3+ years of experience with Linux (preferably Ubuntu/RHEL), Apache and MySQL
  • 3+ years of experience working on a 24x7 cloud or SaaS production infrastructure team
  • 2+ years of experience of AWS
  • Scripting experience in Bash or Ruby
  • General awareness of the open source ecosystem
  • Strong grasp of security, privacy and monitoring concepts
  • Working knowledge and understanding of networking (TCP/IP, DNS etc.) 


It would be nice if you had:

  • Terraform, Chef or Puppet system automation
  • Strong understanding of network and systems security best practices OR
  • SOC compliance or similar regulatory body (PCI, SOX, ISO 27001. etc) OR
  • ITIL
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