DevOps Engineer

GeoSolutions is looking for a DevOps engineer experienced with Amazon Web Services, and with a background in Linux systems admin, operations, and web application development since we’re about to take our geospatial application to the next level on the AWS stack for greater scalability and robustness to streamline workflow and to support business growth.

We are at an exciting business stage, and this is a central contributing role  you will be expected to influence architectural decisions, implement and manage AWS, script automations (Bash, Ruby, Python), write code (Kibana and similar) and help move our core product to TDD and CI. This is a role that will grow significantly with the business.

Main Responsibilities are as follows:

  • Create documentation and trainings
  • Play the Q&A Engineer role when needed
  • Monitor quality and SLA levels for support accounts. Manage and improve support procedures as needed
  • Coordinate with development team to get updates on ongoing as well as planned planned enhancements for the products
  • Interface with development and support teams from GeoSolutions as well as customers to ensure resolution of all customer calls
  • Periodically report status and strategic recommendations from clients to GeoSolutions leadership

Qualifications are as follows:

  • 1+ years experience in a systems admin, operations or developer role
  • Extensive DevOps experience with AWS architecture and systems operation
  • Linux Jedi
  • Good Windows Knowledge
  • Ability to deploy and scale on AWS/Heroku
  • Python scripting against Amazon Web Services, file systems and databases
  • Experience with at leat one of Chef/Pupet/Ansible
  • Experience with Nagios / Icinga
  •  Nginx / Apache HTTP / HAProxy
  • JVM (Jenkins, Solr, ElasticSearch, Hadoop)
  • CDN (Rackspace / S3 & Cloudfront)
  • Experience with managing High Traffic and Spikes
  • Experience with virtualizationg infrastructures
  • Experience with Logging/Analytics Tools like LogStash, ElasticSearch, Kibana, GrayLog2, Graphite
  • Passion  for the internet, open-source, computing, devices. You’re keen to push the envelope and develop elegant solutions, continuously improving your skills and projects that you work on.

If you are willing to join the team and share the efforts, please, send us a resume with a presentation letter at or find us on twitter.