Systems Engineer

Location UK / Belfast

Job Type Permanent full-time

Salary Negotiable

Updated 1 week ago

Reference 1431648

 Job Description

SpotX is based in the US and expanding operations internationally, including expanding our Engineering office in Belfast. We are seeking a highly talented Systems Engineer who can contribute brilliantly to our current team.

We are a fast-paced but casual environment with highly talented peers. The most successful team members are versatile, disciplined and enjoy focusing on new challenges.

Essential Criteria:

  • Install, configure and maintain new servers and storage that meet the standards and operational demands of the company

  • Create and modify monitoring checks for all servers and applications

  • Perform duties of on-call which currently consists of rotating 8 hour shifts during local working hours (HQ night hours)

  • Install and configure internal application systems

  • Research and recommend innovative, and where possible, automated approaches for system administration tasks

  • Troubleshoot all systems and application issues and document results


Desirable Criteria:

  • 3+ years of Linux experience

  • Strong experience in Python and Bash scripting Strong experience in Red Hat Linux troubleshooting

  • Experience with MySQL

  • Familiar with network protocols NFS, DNS, SSH, etc.

  • Strong understanding of basic networking, including Linux routing and firewalling, VLANs, DHCP, etc

  • Experience with Docker and other containerization technologies, experience with Kubernetes a plus

When you join our team, we offer:

  • Work in a fun, casual, team environment with great work-life balance

  • Friday Breakfast & Monthly site events

  • Weekly food, fruit & snack delivery 

  • Pool & ping pong tables

  • Subsidised gym membership

  • Health insurance & strong pension contributions 

  • Great holidays, company closed from Christmas to New Years

  • Make a real difference – the code you test reaches millions of people as soon as it is released.


SpotX Core Values: Customer Service, Integrity, Respect, Initiative, Collaboration, Innovation and Adaptability

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