We are seeking a Site Reliability Engineer to join our team in Helsinki, Finland. You have strong experience in building high-availability, high-scale systems and solid Linux system administration skills with an emphasis on automation. You will work with the core-product team as a Site Reliability Engineer within a collaborative agile development team. You’ll be responsible for keeping our systems up and running and have the ability to shape the future of our operations.
The team is responsible for building Nosto’s cloud native SaaS offering, an online marketing & recommendations engine targeted mainly for digital commerce. The service is a high-availability and high-throughput system, it already responds to over 400M requests daily, and it is being built for much larger scale use. The work involves lots of green-field development and solving interesting problems. The team is highly technical and pulls together to get things done. The approach for building the system is agile, new versions of the service are usually deployed multiple times a day.
In short, we are seeking for an experienced Site Reliability Engineer who can innovate and execute on good ideas while keeping the systems up and running. We’re building our infrastructure as code, automate everything we can and generally shy away from configuring systems manually. We focus on good engineering and shipping cool stuff, while having a fun time doing it.
Building, improving and automating the cloud infrastructure that Nosto runs on
Building and developing our tooling & deployment flows
Developing our configuration management
Developing processes to identify and mitigate security vulnerabilities
Maintaining, tuning and updating variety of databases
Performance testing and trying out new cool stuff to make sure we can keep up with the growth
Working with the development teams to build new services
Participating in on-call rotation duties for operations
Preferably more than 5 years of experience in Linux system administration
Prior experience with cloud-based services (preferably AWS) or virtualization
Robust understanding of networking (routing, firewalls etc.)
Development background in ruby, golang or scripting languages
Familiarity with configuration management tools
Attitude is more important than experience with a particular set of tools
A self starter and should be able to work in a team
What we respect:
You understand the importance and impact that good operations can have on the product
You do get what “infrastructure as code” stands for
You have high standards and pride in your work
Contribution to open source projects is a plus
What we offer:
You’ll be part of the Nosto core team
Office at beautiful and safe Helsinki city center
A workplace with good work-life balance
A salary, which keeps experienced professional satisfied money-wise
A restaurant grade coffee machine at our office
A occupational health care insurance and additional healthcare insurance
Founded in Helsinki in 2011, Nosto enables online retailers to deliver their customers personalized online shopping experiences at every touch point, across every device. Over 25,000 ecommerce professionals in over 100 countries are using Nosto to grow their business and delight their customers. Nosto supports its retailers and delivers happy shopping experiences from its offices in Helsinki, New York, Los Angeles, London, Berlin, Stockholm and Paris. There is more than 100 of us now in the team, and we need help to continue our journey.