SENIOR DEVOPS ENGINEER

LOCATION: DNIPRO, UKRAINE

EMPLOYMENT STATUS: FULL-TIME

The Role:

LoopMe is the leading global pioneer in social ad discovery on smartphones and tablets. We are looking for a Senior DevOps Engineer to help us maintain the reliability of our core services and grow our engineering processes.

Our main product is built as a highly distributed and scalable architecture, designed to handle billions of transactions per day. LoopMe currently has 100+ servers in service.

You will work closely with our backend platform team to ensure code stability and performance. Your responsibilities will depend on your years of experience and accomplishments.

The ideal candidates can adapt fast to changing environments and proactively identify future product performance issues and change code to ensure continuous high system performance.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide strong and effective leadership to a multi-functional DevOps Team
  • Continuous optimization of hardware usage and predict capacity requirements
  • Building and scaling services built on heterogeneous languages and stacks
  • Grooming large databases
  • Deploy engineering
  • Performance benchmarking
  • Deliver according to system performance KPIs set by the business:

    I. System availability of 99.99%

    II. Transaction response time <50ms

Requirements:

  • You are a hybrid software engineer. You can cross systems, DevOps, and application software boundaries. You have a history of shipping high-quality production code in Ruby, Java, or Python. You are skilled working directly on the command line. You embrace automation and take pride in building internal tools to help your team be more efficient. You are not afraid to jump into application code to ship a new feature or infrastructure code to help scale a system.
  • You solve challenges involving scaling, reliability, high availability, data pipelines, micro-services, and more in your day-to- day work. You are comfortable building and scaling applications on one or more technologies that make up our AWS stack, including Ruby, Java, Chef, Zookeeper, Kafka, Redis, Memcache, Postgres, Elasticsearch, Jenkins, Terraform, and more.
  • You have experience working with databases. You are comfortable modeling database schemas and writing queries across a variety of data sources. You are able to work with data scientists to help understand what's happening in a production system and how to use it intelligently.
  • You love learning. Engineering is an ever-evolving world. You enjoy playing with new tech and exploring areas that you might not have experience with yet.
  • You are comfortable managing a team. Our SRE team is currently 4 people. We believe in small teams. Small teams are fast and nimble. Small teams mean less bureaucracy and less management and more getting things done. You are responsible and don't require micromanagement.

Personal qualities:

  • Good sense of humor
  • Proactive attitude towards improving processes and finding new solutions to challenging business problems
  • Strong self-motivation, reliable and flexible team-player
  • High attention to detail, ability to remain focused under pressure

What’s in it for you?

  • Competitive compensation package
  • Hundreds of millions of people see your work and use our products worldwide
  • Unique working environment where you communicate and work directly with client
  • Career and professional growth
  • Possibility to work in a big and successful company
  • Long-term employment with 20 working days paid vacation and other social benefits
  • State of the art, cool, centrally located office with warm atmosphere, which creates really good working conditions

About LoopMe

LoopMe is the world’s largest mobile video platform, reaching over 1.5 billion consumers worldwide via integration with programmatic ad exchanges and direct publishers.

Our optimisation is driven by Artificial Intelligence, employing algorithms that optimise ad placements in real-time and deliver provably better results. This AI is complemented by its Data Management Platform, which underpins targeting and retargeting through customizable audience segmentation.

LoopMe is the unifying platform for all mobile video ad formats, covering pre-roll, HTML5 and VAST, including native and full-screen formats which deliver stronger consumer engagement across all mobile devices.

The company was founded by experienced mobile advertising executives Stephen Upstone (CEO) and Marco Van de Bergh (CTO), with the mission to improve mobile advertising for advertisers, publishers and end-users alike, by providing more engaging ad formats that improve the end-user experience as well as deliver better performance and results.

LoopMe has global offices in New York, London, Los Angeles, Beijing, Dubai, Dnepropetrovsk, South Africa, Bangalore, Berlin, and Paris.

Applications:

If you are interested — please send your CV to natalia@loopme.com