Software Operations Engineer

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Our client is a successful company operating in the Online Payments industry.

Working closely with an international and highly skilled team, the Software Operations Engineer is responsible for supporting the deployment of new products and ensuring the health and smooth operation of our business-critical production systems through their monitoring, maintenance, fault identification and resolution.

Due to the nature of the role, the Software Operations Engineer must be a good team-player and communicator, have very strong troubleshooting and analytical skills, be driven towards learning about and contributing to our in-house systems and partner technologies, be driven towards ensuring the health of our production systems and strive to maximize customer satisfaction.

Working hours: Monday to Friday, 40 hours per week with an on-call rotation (approx. 1 week per month)

This role could be a fit for you if:

You are an experienced developer with good troubleshooting and analytical skills who wants to take on the challenge of playing a key role in supporting and maintaining complex production systems. You want to learn what goes into supporting a system after it hits production and provide feedback to implementation teams for the further betterment of the product.

You are an experienced Systems Administrator, with some programming knowledge or with proficiency at scripting who wishes to work on cutting-edge, highly complex software systems. You want to leverage your Systems knowledge and experience to help maintain and improve our production infrastructure whilst working closely and learning from colleagues who are highly skilled in the software space.

Key Job Responsibilities:

  • Extensive understanding and experience with core programming languages, Linux operating systems
  • Maintains existing codebases and applies upgrades to the company's existing product lines.
  • Constant learning of the company's existing product lines.
  • Interacting with Software Testers and Software Operations Team Lead to ensure all code is modified with minimal impact on daily operations.
  • Interacting with the Software Operations Team Lead to ensure all tasks are completed on time.

Key Skills:

  • Excellent knowledge of Java; scripting languages also preferred such as Perl
  • Extensive knowledge of Linux
  • Excellent troubleshooting and diagnosing system issues
  • Experience with databases such as MySQL and MongoDB
  • Experience with an Application Server such as Tomcat.
  • Ability to work in and embrace a team environment, especially cross-department projects/issues.
  • This is an exciting opportunity to work with a highly innovative and creative team, in a great working environment using the latest technologies, methodologies, and frameworks. A competitive salary and benefits package is on offer to the right candidate.

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