Cloud Network Engineer

based in Auckland, New Zealand

Straker Translations is one of the fastest growing and most dynamic language service providers in the world.  We are a dynamic software-driven company that offers high quality and easy to manage multilingual solutions to more than 50,000 customers around the world and in more than 100 languages.   We have a team of 125 employees globally and are constantly growing.

This role involves managing the growing cloud-based server infrastructure of the Straker Translations RAY platform. The successful applicant will be responsible for setting up and managing bare metal and virtual servers across multiple networks, systems monitoring, application deployment and user identity management.

This is an exciting opportunity to join our vibrant team in our light-filled office on the North Shore of Auckland, in a prime location with easy access to public transport, motorway access and amenities.

Skills and Experience

  • A solid understanding of networks and subnets
  • At least three years’ experience with Linux administration
  • Excellent scripting skill in any scripting language like Bash, Ruby, Python, etc.
  • Understand and implement security, firewalls, intrusion detection systems
  • Exposure to virtualization like technologies like VMWare Vsphere
  • Familiarity with identity management systems like FreeIPA, Red Hat Identity Management
  • Experience with IT automation technologies like Ansible, Puppet
  • System vulnerability scanning and patching

To be successful – you will need

  • Analytical and pragmatic approach to problem-solving
  • Excellent verbal and written communication
  • Diligence and attention to detail
  • Great documentation skills
  • To be a great team player

If  this sounds like the ideal role for you – then we want to hear from you!   Please apply using the link below via our inhouse applicant tracking system with BambooHR:

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