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DevOps System Engineer wanted!




3+ months

How does working on Linux -based SaaS platform hosting the next generation of AI software applications next to a historical yacht harbor sound to you? Would you like to join our international team of highly knowledgeable experts in machine learning and software engineering? Then you might be a colleague we are looking for! A highly efficient, practically oriented system engineer not afraid to take responsibility, who enjoys optimizing processes, building technology to automate them and working in a fun and innovative environment. Our SaaS solutions for semantic search and document understanding are being used internationally by thousand of users, and its 24×7 availability and integrity is crucial for our reputation and business. Our Linux based network infrastructure is the backbone of success, and we would need you to use your experience and enthusiasm to help us standardizing and optimizing it.

Your job at Textkernel

  • Understand technical architectures, tooling needs, automation plans, and product release schedules in order to deliver the solution faster to the end-user.

  • Take responsibility for standardization, implementation, documentation and monitoring server hardware, operating system and application installation, configuration and operation practices.

  • Identify network weaknesses and optimize/ improve existing SaaS environment based on business and security needs and risks.

  • Work closely with professional services, software developers, sales and management team to create mutual understanding of needs, requirements and DevOps culture.

You have

  • BSc/MSs degree in Computer Science (or related field) , or at least 5 years relevant work experience as System Engineer/ Linux Network Administrator.

  • Experience with RPM based operating systems, knowledge of their internals (process lifecycle, distributed file systems, memory, etc) and understanding of their virtualization technologies (KVM, Kickstart, Vagrant).

  • Familiarity with one or more programming/scripting languages (Python, Perl, shell, Java, PHP, C/C++ etc).

  • Experience in configuration management (e.g. Puppet, SaltStack, Ansible, Chef, Rexify).

  • Knowledge and troubleshooting of TCP/IP networking, web-servers (Tomcat, Apache) and web-services (SOAP, HTTP) , LAN/WAN environments and DNS/DHCP protocols.

This would make us happy

  • Experience in cloud computing and/or creating highly-available redundant network infrastructures (load-balancers etc.)

  • Experience with monitoring and testing tools (e.g. Nagios/Icinga, Jenkins) and using them to build a continuous deployment infrastructure.

  • Experience with databases maintenance and building high-availability clusters (PostgreSQL, MySQL).

  • Familiarity with setting up and maintaining LDAP.

  • Solid knowledge of ElasticSearch configuration and maintenance

  • Understanding of main NoSQL storages – MongoDB, Cassandra.

About Textkernel
Textkernel is an innovative, fast-growing software company that specializes in multilingual information extraction, document understanding, web mining and semantic searching & matching in the Human Resources sector. Textkernel’s software learns from examples how to perform complex document interpretation tasks using the state-of-the-art in machine learning and statistical NLP techniques. We are an informal and R&D oriented company based in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Currently we have a team of 60 people, largely at PhD and MSc level, from all across the world.

Interested? Please send us your English CV!

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