We’re looking for an excellent-quality system engineer to be responsible for our client’s multi-server infrastructure, continuous integration environment and scaling. They would also form a vital member of their general full-stack development team.
Work with a front-end system that supports millions of pageviews per month, and hotel management and customer service back-end used by over 23,000 accommodation properties across South Africa to manage bookings and profiles. With all software (including call-center and CRM technology) developed in-house, the company prides itself on delivering a quality eCommerce experience to all its customers.
You’ll work in a close-knit dev team, and you’ll also be an active and valued member of our wider 100-person strong company of writers, designers, marketers and generally interesting people.
PHP, MariaDB & Nginx on a multi-server FreeBSD stack
Continuous integration build process with Ansible for DevOps
Virtualization used both in development and for our server setups
We also use Redis, Python, Node.js and C++
Skills and Experience
Strong Linux / FreeBSD experience.
Strong web developments skills
Strong database management skills
Strong general development experience (Python, C++, PHP, etc)
Some experience managing continuous integration environments.
Experience with Asterisk would be bonus
Experience with office network infrastructure would be a bonus.
Pros of the working environment
Dynamic, hard-working company culture.
Work alongside the some of the brightest and the best Computer Science and Engineering graduates.
Learn everything there is to know about cutting-edge e-Commerce, web- dev and mobile-dev.
Full access to company earnings, conversion rates and sales, allowing you to see the immediate effect of your own work on the company’s success.
Devs are encouraged to participate actively in business strategy and tactics.
Full sponsorship of any local coding conferences/meetups/seminars you may wish to attend.
Interact with 90 other non-developers, such as writers, designers, marketers, etc
Great perks, such as free gym membership (Virgin Active is 70m away!)
The dev team has a chill room with a table-tennis table and a private balcony with a Weber for impromptu lunch-braais. Also an amazing Jura coffee machine supplied with fresh beans.
In addition to regular leave, each staff members gets a bonus half-day leave each month with only one-day notice. Great not to have use your annual leave for appointments, such as bank or dentist.
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