Business Area: Product Development
Location: Basingstoke (UK)

At Hireserve we create flexible and adaptable recruitment software, which we use to build innovative talent acquisition solutions.

Due to continued growth and success, we’re currently looking for a hands-on, delivery focused Infrastructure Engineer to join our technology team – with primary responsibility for managing the infrastructure on which we deliver to our SaaS customers.  working up to a 30 hour working week, worked over 4 or 5 days.

You’ll have a passion for uptime and security!

You’ll have the ability to shape our future cloud strategy, working with our technology experts and our hosting providers (Rackspace and Microsoft Azure) to deliver the best for our customers.  You will be the kind of person who is constantly looking for a better way of doing things and will demonstrate the flexibility to work with our larger, on-premise customers.

You’ll be part of an award winning, communicative and open cultured team, who all share the same passion for our company, product and service, and are committed to delivering customer satisfaction.

As well as being a hardworking and customer focused group, we’re huge advocates of fun and flexibility in the workplace! We have pool and table tennis tables, table football, and regular social events.

We provide exceptional training, along with the opportunity to work on a variety of exciting and rewarding projects that are integral to our future success.

As an Infrastructure Engineer, you will report to the Head of Technology and will be responsible for:

Managing and planning the future of the infrastructure supporting our SaaS platforms:

    • VMs
    • Linux
    • Web servers
    • Mail servers
    • Oracle Database
    • Disaster recovery & backups

 Liaising with Hireserve’s hosting providers to:

    • Schedule and support software updates.
    • Act upon automated fault, security and performance monitoring alerts.

 Routine infrastructure configuration & deployment activities:

    • Apache
    • Email servers
    • SSL certificates
    • DNS
    • SSO

 Proactive identification and resolution of security vulnerabilities

 Deployment of application code to SaaS environments.

 

For this role, we consider the following areas of expertise essential:

 VMs

 Linux

 Scripting

 LAN / VLAN / WAN / VPN

 DNS

 Load balancers

 Firewalls

 Apache, Tomcat

 Postfix

With the following areas of expertise desirable:

 SaaS/IaaS/PaaS

 Oracle

 PHP

 SSO

 Git/SVN

The successful applicant will be strong in the following areas:

 Troubleshooting

 Problem solving

 Scheduling and time management

 Learning new skills

 

This is a new role – you will be Hireserve’s first dedicated Infrastructure Engineer and we’re looking forward to meeting you!

 

 


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