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iWeb Cloud Plaform Engineering Specialist Contract in Quebec City, QC

iWeb

Branch Quebec City QC CA

Position:
Cloud Plaform Engineering Specialist
Location:
Quebec City, QC

Design, deploy, maintain and optimize large scale infrastructure and client shared platforms – Monitor infrastructure for availability, performance & security -…

Let’s dive right in with the qualities we are looking for in you as a Cloud Plaform Engineering Specialist: – Above all, you are passionnate about system administration and you dream to contribute to the IaaS of tomorrow. – You are tuned in to new trends and technologies. – You’re well known for your strong communication skills with the ability to converse fluently with multiple types of audiences ranging from managers, customers, partners and software development personnel – You like challenges: the more complex the infrastrucure is, the more fun ! – You like working in team and receiving, as well giving your teammates, relevant and constructive comments (« always pass on what you have learned » dixit Yoda) – You possess a collection of gadgets such as nerf guns and little pinguins In concrete terms, your daily responsibilities will be: – Design, deploy, maintain and optimize large scale infrastructure and client shared platforms – Monitor infrastructure for availability, performance & security – Performance tuning, load balancing and optimizing for availability, scale and user experience – Implement appropriate continuous integration procedures for application releases – Design, recommend and implement solutions and tools for performance, security and availability – Operational support – participate in daily operations, on-call rotation and automation efforts – Liaise with clients, service & hardware providers and internal departments for projects and problem resolution.

  • Act as a subject matter expert for development team mentoring Requirements: – BS in Computer Science, Engineering or equivalent work experience – 3+ years of technical experience in managing complex web infrastructure – 5+ years of Linux advanced administration experience (RedHat, Ubuntu, Debian, CentOS) – 5+ years of service administration experience (Apache/Postfix/BIND, MySQL/MSSQL/DRBD)) – Familiarity with application development lifecycle and Agile methodologies – Excellent documentation and technical writing abilities Technical specifications : – Strong virtualization knowledge and experience with Xen, KVM and Openstack – Strong system development skills in Bash, Perl or Python. – Strong automation programming experience with Puppet, Ansible, etc. – Experience with monitoring tools such as Nagios, Shinken, Cacti. – Good knowledge of storage technologies i.e.

iSCSI, CEPH, Swith. – Experience with load balancing technologies i.e. HAproxy, Corosync, Pacemaker. – Experience with Elasticsearch, Redis and Logstash Here’s what we are offering you : – A playground of thousands of servers and dozens of datacenters around the world.

  • Training and testing lab environment to experiment your craziest ideas and test the most innovative solutions and technologies – The possibility of leaving your mark in the OpenStack community and work with recognized experts. – BBQ patio, game room, fussbal, happy hour, fruits offered in the morning and more!

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Employment Type: Freelance
Location: Quebec City, QC, CA
Posted on: 2015-08-17
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