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Technical Operations Engineer
Posted: 02/05/2019
Position: Full Time
About This Job:
Xogito is a global citizen company operating worldwide in a virtual environment, we pioneered the remote work model. Every day we help our clients exceed their business goals and gain invaluable experience of it.  For our Technical Operations Team, we are looking for a
 
Technical Operations Engineer
Full time, permanent, remote job
 
Purpose of the Role
As part of the Tech Ops Team you will participate in all aspects of new projects’ implementation including infrastructure design, server’s configurations, documentation, and deployment with primary focus on Windows system administration and Microsoft Azure.
 
Benefits of winning a career at Xogito
  • Reward and recognition, a long-term commitment to excel in your career
  • Remote work model supporting the value of family time and work-life balance
  • Career development path, respecting both your professional interests and the company's strategic goals
  • Access and support for good training and certification programs as needed
  • Engagement within the global IT society, adding value to the remote work community
  • Regular company off-sites and co-working days
  • Top of the scale remuneration and KPI based performance bonuses
  • Vacation days, paid sick leave and personal days off
  • Eastern Time work schedule perfect for someone who enjoys personal time in the morning
 
Note: Our working hours for this position are 7 or 9am to 3 or 5pm ET zone. Compensation is negotiated based on experience. 
 
We encourage you to send a few details related to your hands-on experience with Azure and Windows when applying to this position.
 
All applications and details will be carefully assessed and suitable candidates will be contacted shortly.
Roles & Responsibilities:
Duties and Responsibilities
  • Architect, implement and support high traffic cloud based scalable web solutions
  • Oversee planned operations and deployment activities, as well as preventive maintenance
  • Work closely with clients to understand their mission and needs
  • Work closely with product development teams in the design and implementation of the systems
  • Leverage and pioneer industry best practices
  • Handling support related production incidents observing SLAs  
  • Keep the business operational
  • Deep understanding and appreciation for process and documentation outside of the technical aspects
Requirements & Qualifications:
Required Experience & Knowledge
  • Senior level of experience in designing, implementing and supporting very complex server infrastructure environments
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Azure is essential
  • Experience working with Windows-based application environments is required
  • Familiarity with Sharepoint, MS SQL Server, IIS, Web services and Windows Services
  • Experience working with a multi-site Windows AD environment, including replication and integrated DNS
  • Considerable knowledge and experience in implementing, providing ongoing support and maintenance for server storage environments
  • Experience with monitoring practices and tools and high traffic scalable web apps a big plus
Advantage
  • Some Linux server exposure can come in hand
  • Knowledge of networking basics
 
Skills and Attributes
  • Experience with activities for business-critical systems
  • Strong problem solving and debugging skills
  • Understands and accepts the corporate business process flow
  • Excellent teamwork skills
 
Required Education & Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science or relevant specialty
  • Fluent English both verbal and written
  • Any IT certification would be considered a plus
Skills Required:
Programming & IT
Windows Azure Level 4
Windows Server Level 3
Azure Level 3
Active Directory Level 3
Web Host & Server Management
Microsoft Windows Server Level 3
DNS Level 3
Web Development
MSSQL Level 3