Systems Engineer

  • Engineering
  • Remote job

Systems Engineer

Job description

Let’s work together to manage WordPress hosting for Fortune 500 companies, government agencies, and household brands reach millions of people every day. 

As a remote & distributed company, all our deployments are cloud-based so you don't need to manage any physical hardware. So all your work will be cloud-based web-hosting related. If you are a programmer who loves tinkering with server infrastructure and who understands the ops side better then you will love this opportunity.

Responsibilities

  • Managing hosting infrastructure for very large WordPress sites
  • Debugging performance issues for WordPress sites
  • Comfortable with PHP programming as all sites hosted by us use our open-source project EasyEngine
  • Develop new features for the EasyEngine project
  • Automating day-to-day repetitive tasks for accuracy and efficiency

Job requirements

Must Haves

Proficient in:

  • Linux systems (preferably Ubuntu or Debian-based OS)
  • Containerization (Docker)
  • Command-line Programming using Shell scripting and PHP
  • MySQL optimization
  • Git and Github based workflow

Good To Have

Some experience in:

  • Any cloud computing platforms e.g. AWS, Google Cloud, Azure
  • Kubernetes
  • Ansible
  • Iptables, networking, and server security hardening
  • Monitoring tools such as New Relic, Logstash, Monit, etc.