Platform Engineer

Team:
Platforms

We make it strangely simple for businesses to talk to clients, customers and colleagues, wherever they are. This is global communication redefined, free from the tyranny of PSTN lines.


Voxbone is the best-kept secret in cloud communications, but we’re ready for our close up! That’s where you come in. As we spread the word and bring more customers aboard, we need a Platform Engineer to join our Platform team in Brussels..


You will be responsible for the base layers of our infrastructure and will take end-to-end ownership of their design, implementation, monitoring and solve issues when they arise. The production environment you will be responsible for will span over the multiple POPs we have around Europe, the Americas and Asia.


You are part of a highly skilled and trained team with a vast variety of responsibilities and broad knowledge. You’ll be working with other Platform and SREs engineers but also Network and Switching Engineers and in close relation with architects, project managers, product owners, developers and NOC members. You have a transversal view on all Voxbone projects and could be involved in design discussions from other team’s projects as well.


You’ll work as part of a team of people across San Francisco, Austin, Los Angeles, London, Brussels, Iasi, Seoul , Singapore, and Hong Kong.


Let's Break It Down

 

You’ll function as a member of the Platform team, creating rock-solid bases on which development teams and product teams can run their tools. You ensure the solution meets all the requirements for availability, security, monitoring, alerting and scaling. You automate, test, challenge and demand to be challenged. You believe in “strong opinions, weakly held” and you’re eager to learn.

 

Your expertise resolves around Ansible, Linux and combining it with or more of the following:


 Git

Commodity services

     DNS

     LDAP


 Messaging and streaming

Kafka

RabbitMQ


Monitoring/Alerting

Sensu

TICK stack

Grafana

Prometheus


Containers platforms

 Docker (standalone + Swarm)

k8s


Virtualisation

OpenStack ecosystem

KVM/QEMU

SDS (Ceph, Swift, S3 like)

SDN (OVS/OVN, Cisco ACI)


To bring the win, you’ll have…

More than at ease with Linux systems & services

Excellent knowledge of scripting languages like bash, Python & others

Recognized knowledge of Linux administration, containers internals and virtualization

Experience with database management and storage systems

You care about Security

Self-motivation – your team can rely on you to get the job done

Ability to prioritize in a dynamic, ever-changing environment

You have great communications skills

You are creative and able to work in a highly critical situation

Excellent written and oral skills in English, any other languages are always an asset

Strong identification with Voxbone’s Strangely Simple Principles


Sound good? We’re offering…


- A fantastic working environment, Avenue Louise.

- A place where you will be fully supported and encouraged to achieve great things and learn.

- A chance to join a company with huge growth plans and constant change.

- Frequent social events and activities.

- Free healthy snacks and drinks (including fancy coffee).

- Public transport allowance.

- Daily lunch allowance.

- Pension plan.

- Hospitalization insurance.

- Company laptop, phone and mobile plan.



Because We care...


Voxbone is an equal opportunity employer, and we’re proud of our ongoing efforts to bolster diversity & inclusion in our workplace and wherever our employees are based. Any individuals seeking employment at Voxbone are considered without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, medical condition, ancestry, physical or mental disability, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.


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