Jobs at Loway

Linux system administrator (m/f)

We run a quickly-growing SaaS cloud platform, made by thousands of Java and Clojure web-applications running in Docker containers across hundreds of CentOS Linux instances, processing millions of events per day 24/7/365 for customers located anywhere.
We are building a fully-automated deployment and monitoring environment, with the goal of requiring zero human maintenance to run. Scripting tasks and automating ruthlessly is a must.

The job is mostly based in our main offices in Stabio.

Your tasks:

  • Operating and enhancing our local and cloud infrastructure
  • Definition and costant assessment of service integrity
  • Improving service provisioning and its integrations with data providers
  • Writing and enhancing technical/process documentation
  • Building of monitoring tools to ensure constant service quality
  • Managing of back-ups and migrations
  • Managing system security
  • Facilitating production debugging by the dev team
  • Suggesting product improvements to meet above criteria

Your profile:

  • High degree of self-initiative, flexibility and ability to work independently and responsibly
  • Experience with Docker or running and monitoring Java/JVM web applications
  • Experience running and monitoring Linux/CentOS systems
  • Comfortable with scripting languages

Extra points for:

  • Working knowledge of the German language
  • Using Ansible
  • AWS / OpenStack / DigitalOcean
  • Apache Kafka and ZooKeeper
  • Knowledge of HTML and Java, Clojure, Ruby or Go
  • Involved with Open-Source projects

Interested? Check our Jobs & Careers page to apply.