• Full Time
  • Malta

Devops Engineer

Business Unit/Department: Technology / System Operations

Reports To: Head of Systems Operations

Job Purpose

Fortytwo is a Swedish native global communication technology solutions provider specializing in international mobile messaging solutions and services through its proprietary infrastructure, systems and platforms. With a global messaging connectivity network that reaches more than five (5) billion subscribers worldwide, Fortytwo is a leader in this dynamic messaging interoperability industry. Having been established in 2001, Forytwo has made Malta its home base since 2011. Over the years Fortytwo has consolidated its reputation at the forefront of innovation in such mobile communication solutions and value-adding services, serving some of the best and most-exciting brands across multiple industries in the global arena.

In this role, the DevOps engineer shall form part of the Systems Operations team and will be responsible for designing, developing and maintaining the system’s core application. The role will also involve the implementation of processes, scripts and tools to enable integration and maximising the speed and quality of delivery across teams whilst ensuring zero / minimal downtime to operations.

This role must be flexible to constant business and technology change, with the ability to interact, engineer and communicate collaboratively with a wide range of stakeholders.

The responsibilities for this position shall include but are not limited to:

  • Monitoring of daily tasks to make sure any scheduled job is executed.
  • Automating build, release, deployment and configuration activities.
  • Research and identify new technologies and how they can help us be more efficient.
  • Optimisation – improve existing automation, scripting and monitoring.
  • Development – produce clean and efficient code based on requirements.
  • Help maintain existing server infrastructure.
  • Maintain existing automation systems, improve them, and implement new ones.
  • Help secure the network and applications against external threats.
  • Manage and maintain deployment systems, code signing processes.
  • Keep all information documented and updated.
  • Working closely with software development, QA, and system engineers to understand requirements and prototype, architect, implement, operate and update DevOps solutions accordingly.
    • Monitoring of daily tasks to make sure any scheduled job is executed.
    • Automating build, release, deployment and configuration activities.
    • Research and identify new technologies and how they can help us be more efficient.
    • Optimisation – improve existing automation, scripting and monitoring.
    • Development – produce clean and efficient code based on requirements.
    • Help maintain existing server infrastructure.
    • Maintain existing automation systems, improve them, and implement new ones.
    • Help secure the network and applications against external threats.
    • Manage and maintain deployment systems, code signing processes.
    • Keep all information documented and updated.
    • Working closely with software development, QA, and system engineers to understand requirements and prototype, architect, implement, operate and update DevOps solutions accordingly.

    Requirements

    • Minimum 2 years Devops experience or in a similar environment.
    • Strong practical knowledge of scripting in mixed environments (Bash, Batch, Python).
    • Experience writing code as infrastructure, along with test suites to allow for CI/CD of automation systems.
    • Knowledge in Windows, Linux, and Mac machines for automation.
    • Knowledge in virtualisation and containerisation, (ex. VSphere and Docker)
    • Knowledge of
      • CLI / SSH
      • Bash
      • Batch / PowerShell
      • Git
      • YAML/JSON
      • Programming fundamentals

    • It will be considered an asset having experience of:
      • Ansible
      • StackStorm
      • Terraform

    If you think you have what it takes to contribute to our success we would like to hear from you. Send your CV to careers@fortytwo.com 
    All applications will be treated in strict confidence.

    To apply for this job email your details to careers@fortytwo.com

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