Senior Cloud System Engineer

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Krakow, Poland

Job description

Cloud Senior System Engineer 

We bet we can be a great match
Do you want cool projects focused on online sports betting and gaming? Would you like to work on highly reliable systems with low latency, much like the transactional systems of the best financial institutions, but… with fun included? Would you like to work with some of the best Developers, QAs, DevOps, Cloud Engineers and Project Managers in Krakow?

About us

Working with us you’ll be at heart of the technological revolution of one the world’s most trusted betting and gaming companies. We deal with projects ranging from widgets, desktop or mobile casinos and betting sites… just to name a few. We process 500 online Sportsbook bets per second each Saturday, that’s the same as orders processed by Amazon UK, on its busiest day of the year. We deal with more than 20 million users and 160 terabytes of data daily. Impressed? You can be sure there are many more challenges waiting for you.

You will be

Delivering high quality environments in line with architectural standards and project delivery requirements
Working in team responsible for transition into the cloud
Working closely with development and QA teams, focus on tight integration if development and operational processes /devops culture/ 
Identifying inefficiencies and where necessary implement changes to fix the end to end deployment process
Adapting positively and quickly to new technologies and process
Analyzing running systems in search of potential issues, metrics-based decision making /implement operational metrics/
Solving problems on production distributed systems
Working with existing documentation
Engaging in core Information security principles contributing to PCI-DSS compliance and active protection of William Hills Infrastructure
Making extra effort to help support teams and end users – “goes the extra mile”
Having flexible attitude, ability to perform under pressure
Having a commitment to quality and a thorough approach to the work
Taking Ownership of work and sees this through to completion

We expect you to have

Experience in similar position (min. 5 years)
Excellent Technical experience in administration of Linux distributions
Knowledge of Bash Scripting languages 
Excellent knowledge of Docker 
•      Container orchestration (k8s, Docker Swarm, Marathon for Mesos)
Experience in working on live distributed production systems (monitoring, implementation and support)
•.      Continuous Delivery Integration systems and processes (CI/CD with Jenkins).
•       Infrastructure automation (Infrastructure As Code)  and configuration management ideally using  Terraform but knowledge of Puppet/Chef/Ansible/cloud formation is valuable
•.      Version control systems (preferably Git) – GitOps approach 
Strong knowledge of Networking - DNS, Load Balancing, Firewalls, Routing, Web (preferably F5)
A working knowledge of high availability/clustering technologies
•       Knowledge of backup-recovery processes /disaster recovery/
•       Project and service delivery processes, development and testing methodologies, and working to change and release management practices (Snow, Jira)
•       Amazon Web Services (AWS)  knowledge on professional level
Deployments to Public cloud specifically AWS environment.
Excellent English (both written and spoken)

Nice to have

Design roles within a fast paced DevOps driven Online / corporate environment. 
•       Red Hat and AWS certifications

What we offer:

Development opportunities, including IT conferences, internal training, lunch and learn sessions and an individual development budget.
Complex work and the chance to make an impact.
Mac OS or Windows hardware to choose from.
Some opportunities for International travel to our offices in London, Leeds, Stockholm, Malta and Gibraltar (our office is 5 minutes away from the beach).
New modern, bright and comfortable office space, with a great working atmosphere, in a collaborative team of amazing people, with forward thinking managers.
Competitive base salary and benefits, with fully paid private healthcare (Enel-Med), fully paid Multisport pass, employee referral program, and an extra day off for your birthday.
Garden roof terrace, with incredible views of the city, and fresh fruit in the office.
Well stocked kitchens with fruit tea, honey and lemon, foamy coffee machine, vending machine with healthy food and salad.
Chill out room and gaming room with VR, PS4, FIFA, foosball table, billiards, table tennis, football league, board games, competitions with cool prizes.
Meetups, quality questions events, hackathons, we love any chance to share knowledge and have fun.
We don’t like our colleagues to go hungry or thirsty, so events are always well catered.
Family fun days, charity events (ask us about our scooter racing), company parties and social activities.
Flexible working practices
Excellent city centre location with a tram stop right outside the office, and free parking spaces cars, motorcycles and bikes.
Relocation costs support for rent and travel, and VISA support. Colleagues from all round the world including Russia, Ukraine, Belarus, Estonia, Brazil, Romania, Ireland, Israel, India, Portugal, United Kingdom, and Libya

William Hill in Krakow

Our office sits on Kotlarska and our brilliant building has a range of different workspaces, hangouts and breakout areas to suit your every need. Situated in the centre of Cracow next to Vistula river – we're in the heart of one of the world’s most iconic cities.There are parks everywhere, you can enjoy a walk along Planty, or go to Kościuszko Mound to admire the city from above. With plenty of culture on your doorstep, you’ll be spoilt for choice. In fact, why not have a sneak peek around our office with Street View and see if you can picture yourself here.
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