System Administration Team Lead

Permanent position based in Bulgaria – suitable candidates must be based in Bulgaria or willing to relocate.

Attractive package on offer (apply today for more information)

Job reference: BBBH 19252

Allen Recruitment is assisting a global leader in the online and mobile gaming and interactive entertainment industries to source a System Administration Team Lead to work remotely for their operations based in Bulgaria. You will lead a small team in keeping their non-prod environments up and running while making improvements to how they operate and run them as well as release software to production.

Suitable applicants will have a minimum of 2.5 years of experience with server virtualization and software defined networking.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Lead a small team, making sure they are motivated and deliver on time
  • Help automate and streamline their operations and processes
  • Support building and maintaining tools for deployment, monitoring, and operations
  • Troubleshooting and resolving issues in their dev, QA/UAT environments for a wide variety of projects
  • You will maintain, upgrade and configure their internal services

Required skills:

  • 2.5 years of exp. with server virtualization and software defined networking
  • Messaging middle-ware and AMQP. Specifically Kafka and Artemis
  • SQL in general and PostgreSQL, MySQL specifically (NoSQL experience, such as Cassandra, Redis and MongoDB is a plus.)
  • Cloud services (experience with AWS would be nice)
  • Automation/configuration management using either Salt, Puppet, Chef, or an equivalent
  • Some experience focused on coding and scripting (mostly Bash, Python, Java, Groovy)
  • APM tools such as NewRelic or SysDig
  • Familiar with Apache and Nginx web servers running and configuring
  • Fluent English, Bulgarian not a must but nice to have

Role Selling Points:

  • Family health and dental insurance.
  • Annual performance bonus.
  • Work for the world’s largest public online gaming business.
  • Greenfield development project.
  • Less operations and more development.
  • Work with the newest technology stack.
  • Covering the American market.
  • Advice and financial relocation assistance to candidates relocating to Bulgaria.
  • Wide selection of additional benefits.
  • High prospects for long-term cooperation.

Interested in this opportunity?

Apply today for more information:

Submit your English language CV (in a Microsoft Word format) today!


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