Senior Platform Engineer

Location: Kharkiv and Lviv, Ukraine

Wanted

A self starting, automating, DevOps chanting Microsoft guru. We are looking for the guy who automates every task first and foremost before starting a project. This candidate will be someone who lives and breaths repeatable environments and configuration standardization through continuous delivery and integration practices.

About Namecheap

Namecheap (www.namecheap.com) was founded on the idea that all people deserve value-priced domains delivered through stellar service. Today, Namecheap is a leading ICANN-accredited domain name registrar and web hosting company with over two million customers and more than five million domains under management - and we’re just getting started.

We are a uniquely global organization that works virtually to serve our customers – including individuals, businesses and resellers. Namecheap currently has operations and staff in the Ukraine, India, Australia, Europe, Canada, the United States and Mexico.

Our diverse culture provides our people with substantial opportunities to learn, to take on new challenges, and to grow their careers.

Responsibilities

  • Build a new site reliability infrastructure in tandem with a team of two others for Microsoft Windows.

  • Manage infrastructure as code entirely through source control; ensuring that each environment is reproducible and able to be copied and cloned at a moment's notice to expand capacity.

  • Implement a new configuration management system (Ansible, Puppet, or similar) for distribution throughout the entire Windows infrastructure.

  • Manage and organize an Active Directory forest, in partnership with the Active Directory administrators for server and instance organization.

  • Document all automation scripts and tools in our company Confluence wiki for other members to consume and utilize.

  • Develop a standardized Windows image for local development on developers computers through the use of Vagrant, Packer, Terraform, Otto or other similar tools.

  • Integrated automation scripts with VMware vSphere 6, OpenStack and VirtualBox for our production and development environments.

Requirements

  • Skilled in implementing automation using Powershell, scripting, python to perform day-to-day support functions and release management activities.

  • Experience with information and application security including public key encryption, RDP, access credentials etc.

  • Expert level skills in managing Microsoft Windows operating systems ( Windows 2008R2/2012R2).

  • Experience in using source code management system such as GIT, SVN.

  • Strong documentation, communication, interpersonal and collaboration skills.

  • Experience with CI/CD tools: Jenkins/TeamCity/Bamboo.

  • Experience with VMWare ESXi (5.5; 6.0).

Nice to Have

  • Experience with Linux will be plus.

  • Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) Certification.

  • Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS) Certification.

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