System Administrator

Szczecin, PL

System Administrator
Full-Time
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Hello! We are Macrobond Financial, an international company with a bright future in our industry. Our flagship product, the Macrobond application, is a single platform that combines an extensive macroeconomic and financial database with easy-to-use tools for analysis and smart data visualization.

We are currently looking for a System Administrator to join our team of other system administrators and be responsible for maintenance, documentation, and expansion of the company’s internal IT infrastructure. Currently it consists of few dozens of physical servers scattered around the world. Physical machines run on Debian Linux, on them we host hundred-something virtual machines and containers with Debian Linux and MS Windows.

Once onboarded, you’ll participate in the on-call schedule and react on potential production-related outages. You'll have plenty of chance to identify new areas where your skills can help others or improve existing processes.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Evaluate issues, incidents, and their impact, recommend solutions, seek workarounds, and - if necessary - coordinate with others to find solutions
  • Delivering high quality support and solutions in compliance with agreed SLA and processes
  • Working with tasks based on email / JIRA or other channels with transparent communication
  • Working in accordance with Macrobond policies and implemented rules
  • On selected weeks - responding to alarms in accordance with the adopted On-call rules
  • Looking for gaps / backdoors / bottlenecks in the infrastructure and addressing them
  • Documenting and sharing knowledge with others in the Team
  • Being responsible for overall architecture of the systems we work with
  • Collaborate across teams and seniority levels
  • Reporting work results and progress to the direct manager

Our requirements for this role:

  • Computer science degree or equivalent job experience
  • Good overall communication skills, good written and spoken English (min. B2)
  • At least 3 years of professional system administration experience (includes management of production environment)
  • Ability to troubleshoot common problems with operating systems, software applications, hardware, and networks
  • Good understanding of MySQL & PgSQL replication
  • Knowledge of the common protocols, including: HTTP, DNS, SMTP, NTP, FTP
  • Proficiency in at least one of the scripting languages: Bash/Python/Perl/PHP
  • Good understanding of common security threats and remediation's
  • Strong understanding of TCP/IPv4 & IPv6 networks
  • Open to learn new technologies

Beneficial experience:

  • Planning, testing
  • Maintenance of high-availability environments
  • KVM-based virtualization
  • LXC containers
  • Work with PC-based servers
  • Networking hardware
  • Practice with centralized infrastructure orchestration tools like: Ansible
  • Open-source monitoring
  • Alerting systems, strong focus on work automation

What we offer:

  • A chance to contribute to a growing business in a "people first" atmosphere
  • A permanent contract & stable position
  • Private health care and other benefits
  • Competitive salary
  • An environment where your ideas are listened to and can influence a global company
  • A modern office in the city center with an amazing chillout space
  • Fruits & Coffee, even more coffee


Location: Szczecin, Poland

If you think you can be the right match for us and you’re interested in what Macrobond has to offer, please apply using the link below. We will be happy to meet you!

In your application, please include the following statement: I hereby agree to the processing of my personal data by Macrobond Financial for the purposes of current recruitment process, in accordance with the currently applicable GDPR regulations.

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