Solutions Architect

Malta

As part of the Production Operations team, the Solutions Architect will work closely with all technical teams to design scalable and distributed cutting-edge solutions. The individual will focus on building in high standards, agility and performance. The solutions architect will also play a key role in shaping up the organisation’s future.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Design, document, test and propose solutions to existing business challenges, making use of existing and new technology stacks.
  • Define requirements and implementation plans for new solutions to support the organisation.
  • Planning and refining production platforms, scaling and adapting it to support growth.
  • CI/CD deployments on Kubernetes based platforms, both on-prem and on multi-cloud infrastructure.
  • Possess an understanding of cloud-native architectures, and be familiar with implementations involving service discovery, circuit breakers, client-side load balancing, and other architectural patterns related to elastic infrastructure.
  • Contribute towards a learning culture of continuous improvement within, and outside of Production Operations.
  • An ambassador of DevOps culture, open-source technologies and understands SRE driven workflows.

Essential Skills & Prerequisites:

  • 7+ years of relevant experience within production operations.

  • Ability to articulate and simplify complex solutions.

  • Efficient, able to multi-task and possesses a winning attitude.

  • Comfortable in an agile and fast-moving organization.

  • Experience with high availability, high-scale, and performance systems.

  • Advanced knowledge of infrastructure codification and multi-purpose automation.

  • Understands SRE concepts and familiar with Service Level Objects, working with Engineering teams to meet error budgets.

  • Solid experience with a broad mix of technologies, including:

    • Kubernetes/OpenShift

    • MySQL, PostgreSQL, NoSQL (Cassandra, MongoDB, ELK)

    • RabbitMQ, Kafka

    • Azure cloud

    • Clustered file systems like CephFS or GlusterFS

    • Object storage like RiakCS, Ceph, S3, Swift

    • Linux, VMWare, KVM

    • CI/CD (Jenkins, Git, Team City)

    • Ansible, Terraform, Octopus

    • Red Hat patch management solutions

  • Advanced knowledge of data-center infrastructure, virtualization, and fault-tolerant systems.

  • Experience with distributed architectures, SOA, microservices and Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS).

Details


Start date: As soon as possible really. Let’s talk about it.
Last application date: We’ll hire as soon as we find a match, apply now.
Location: Based in Malta.

What we Offer

We GiGsters play hard, but we work even harder. We take personal responsibility for our deliverables every day, and we’re killing it. We work as one GiG, from teams to individuals, to make iGaming fair and fun for all. Each GiGster, no matter what their role, is empowered to be disruptive. And we are agile enough to make it happen. We are front-runners and deliver the best. Always. No compromises.

Join our team!

As a diverse and inclusive employer, GiG encourages applications from all sections of the community.

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