Are you looking for new challenges? We are searching for Lead System Reliability Engineer to join our development team in Kiev.
Who we are:
Wirex is a British-based FinTech company with R&D Lab in Kyiv, Ukraine. Leading a global market of hybrid personal funds, Wirex can currently boast having engaged over 1.7 million users and performed over 2 billion transactions.
By combining the benefits of blockchain with a traditional payments infrastructure in a single web-based and mobile application, Wirex offers hybrid personal and commercial payments and currency solutions, through:
— hybrid fiat (traditional) currency and cryptocurrency online e-currency accounts;
— account-linked Visa debit cards;
— Instant and free money transfer worldwide;
— ATM withdrawals if cash is needed;
— fiat and cryptocurrency exchange services;
— the world’s first crypto-cashback.
Your responsibilities will be:
— Develop and manage multiple teams of Reliability Engineers. Capacity planning, scheduling.
— Lead the development of department culture, processes, procedures, technologies.
— Lead global initiatives and develop Reliability Strategy, to achieve excellence in system availability and product lifecycle management process.
— Contribute in developing of all global projects/features in product before they go live through system design consulting, capacity planning, monitoring development and launch reviews.
— Lead in managing of lifecycle for services once they are live by measuring and monitoring availability, latency and overall system health across our cloud-hosted infrastructure.
— Take part in scaling of systems sustainably through mechanisms like automation, and evolve systems by pushing for changes that improve reliability and velocity.
— Design and build systems to provide real-time operational insight for development and management teams.
— Partner with development and engineering teams and leadership in it to promote best practices and provide advice on how to implement features that are instrumented and observable.
— Generate, manage, and report the application performance data captured by the monitoring tools and proactively work with devops teams in resolving performance issues.
— Team setting up and management.
— Reliability strategy planning.
— Monitoring and reaction tools: setting up, automation, assigning.
— Logging infrastructure.
— Servers/Network security audit.
— Upgrade existing provisioning tool.
— Improve monitoring.
— Improve disaster recovery procedures.
— On-demand environments to test a single feature.
— Deploy improvements: more security, deeper integrations with CI, automation, data sharding etc.
— 3+ years IT operations/Systems administration
— Experience as a Team Lead
— Ability to hold lots of interactions and troubleshoot highly complex error conditions.
— Desire to work in global company with HL distributed product
— Intermediate+ English
Nice to have:
— Knowledge and familiarity with alerts & monitoring tools, and system management tools (likely but not limited by: Azure OMS or Azure Dashboards).
— Experience with Cloud Based high load products.
— Experience working as a DevOps/Site Reliability Engineer.
— Experience with Azure Services (Web Apps, cloud services, VMs, Service Fabric), latest monitoring tools and services. Familiarity with setting up them and using in production.
— Knowledge and familiarity with configuration management tools including Ansible, Chef or Puppet.
— Experience in the support CI/CD processes, product lifecycle management tools.
— Experience in designing, monitoring, analyzing and troubleshooting distributed systems.
— Excellent communication and problem solving skills, with the ability to drive and work in a fast-paced environment.
— Knowledge in IT process automation.
Being a member of the Wirex team means:
— Creating a unique product, used globally by millions
— Directly influencing the future of finances
— Working with the latest technologies alongside like-minded professionals
— Using the brand-new equipment
— Constantly advancing your professional skills
— Forgetting about all kinds of paper work (the company does that for you)
— Improving your English skills during English classes held in our office
— Conveniently accessing your modern spacious office in Pechersk, the heart of Kyiv
— Enjoying 20 days for relaxation a year
— Caring for your health with a profound medical insurance
— Being happy and fed with free lunches and unlimited snacks (cookies, fruits, or coffee/tea)
*Join Wirex Limited and be a part of something extremely awesome!!!