Systems Engineer

  • Basis:  Full-Time
  • Closing Date:  14 Feb, 2020
  • Job Ref:  KMP-51637

Job Description

Who are Videoslots?
Videoslots is the brainchild of Alexander Stevendahl, an expert poker player and a star affiliate. Our site was born online in 2011 where a handful of entrepreneurs who had a knack for entertaining others helped build our second home into what it is today. Our unique product offering and experience we offer our customers is what enables our brand to shine.

What will you be doing?
We are looking for a talented and diligent Systems Engineer to maintain and administer the company’s information systems. You will be responsible for the technical design, planning, implementation, and the highest level of performance tuning and recovery procedures for mission critical systems. Other responsibilities include the troubleshooting of hardware, software, and networking issues, as well as ensuring that all computing operations run with optimal performance and security.

You should have an excellent ability to solve problems using your in-depth understanding of information systems and computing solutions. The ideal candidate will be a team player, willing to handle requests with courtesy and professionalism. The preferred candidate is proficient and up to date with the latest technologies used. They will be capable of continually reviewing the setup and environment and propose improvements.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Ensuring high availability and acceptable levels of performance of mission critical resources
  • Maintain security and protect systems from unauthorised use
  • Developing procedures, programs and documentation for backup and restoration of host operating systems and host-based applications
  • Being responsible for resolving escalated service issues
  • Participating in the administration and maintenance of the remote monitoring and management system: update agent scripts, respond to alerts, monitor
  • dashboard, and periodic system review
  • Keeping systems update with the proper updates and hardening techniques are applied and deviations properly highlighted

Who are you?

  • Mastered skills in Linux base production environments
  • Proficiency with Nginx, Mysql and Redis
  • Prior experience in systems migration, system updates, and application support
  • Has good knowledge of networking, storage, and server hardware
  • Is experienced with on-premise hosting
  • Has a solid grasp of networking and security
  • Is proactive, enthusiastic, and capable of solving complex technical problems in a 24×7 environment
  • Strives to build and maintain highly available business-critical systems within a microservices environment.
  • Experience with LXC, Elasticsearch and Cassandra will be considered an asset
  • BSc n Information Technology, Computer Science or a related discipline; professional certifications are considered as a plus.

What we offer:
Apart from our vibrant and sunny offices and a rock-star team here is what we offer you:

  • Competitive salary
  • Attractive benefits