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Senior Linux System Administrator

We’re looking for someone ready to join our team of ambitious humans working to outsmart the competition in one of the most challenging cybersecurity markets – the VPN industry! We are driven by pushing the boundaries of what’s possible and making quality a norm. If you’re looking for the best tech challenge of your life, this is your sign.

What you will do:

  • Mange capacity, develop VPN infrastructure, and support streaming services;
  • Perform Virtualization (lxc containers, docker), Monitoring (InfluxDB, Telegraf, ElasticSearch, Nagios / Naemon), High availability – mysql clusters, mongodb cluster, rabbitmq clusters, and other tasks;
  • Ensure a fully optimized development practice (Gitlab, CI/CD);
  • Maintain thousands of servers around the globe;
  • Develop security features;
  • Be responsible for storing, processing and delivering big amounts of data.

What we expect from you:

  • Experience in managing thousands of servers (Puppet, Ansible, SALT, Bash/Python scripting);
  • Skilled in working with critical web systems (Microservices, Nginx, MySQL, RabbitMQ, Redis);
  • Scripting experience with at least one of the following: PHP, Python, Golang, Perl;
  • Knowledge in networking technologies (IPv4, IPv6, BGP, routing, bridging, proxies);
  • Experience working with big databases (SQL and noSQL).

Reasons to join Surfshark:

  • You will get top-notch technologies and all the tools you need to do your best;
  • You will enjoy a plethora of business trips, seasoned with unforgettable workations;
  • You will find an international team of humble professionals with IT, marketing, business, and other backgrounds;
  • We are extremely flexible regarding working hours and remote working;
  • We’ll help you grow professionally by providing all the learning material you need (training courses, trips to conferences, knowledge sharing sessions, and more);
  • Oh, and a premium VPN account, of course!


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