Site Reliability Engineer

Salary Competitive

Giosg is a Finnish technology company that provides customer engagement and analytics tools for businesses to improve customer experience, conversions, and customer support efficiency online. Founded in 2011, we have over 1200 customers worldwide who are served by 70 giosgers working from offices in Helsinki (HQ), Stockholm and London.

We offer a suite of products and services designed to help companies understand and engage with their customers in real-time, including live chat, chatbots, live video, quizzes, pop-ups, and customer feedback tools with visitor behavior analytics. Our solutions are easy to use, versatile, data secure, and are integrated to the most popular tools and systems in the world.

Our goal is to help companies match and exceed the shopping experience of the physical stores online.

We are looking for a Finland based Site Reliability Engineer to strengthen our infra team of two. Together with the team you will improve, support, secure and operate our development and production environments.

Your main responsibilities (with support of the team):

  • Manage a broad hybrid infrastructure, consisting of cloud as well as bare metal setups
  • Oversee the health of the system and automate monitoring processes - make sure not a single event in the system goes unnoticed
  • Update, configure and manage a wide range of software - from neural network powered engines to big data processing clusters
  • Make developers’ lives easier by controlling the CI/CD for more than 60 services of different size and purpose maintaining the deployment pipelines
  • Design, implement and enforce best practices infrastructure-wise, keeping high load and security in mind - load balancing, api gateways, web application firewalls etc.
  • Pinpoint and bring developer attention to the things above code-wise

Who are we looking for?

  • You have 3+ years of professional experience in positions such as DevOps Engineer or Site Reliability Engineer
  • Experience in administration of linux-based environments, especially Debian-based distros
  • You are familiar with containerization approaches and engines, particularly Docker and plain container
  • DBA-like and administrator-like experience with SQL (PostgreSQL, Cassandra) and/or noSQL (MongoDB) databases is a big plus
  • Experience with Kubernetes clusters
    • helm release management and operators is be a plus
    • able to set up and manage self-managed K8s cluster
  • Ability to investigate incidents and find solutions for effective recovery, troubleshooting skills
  • Understanding of systems engineering principles
  • Good understanding of programming practices
  • At least some proficiency in Python/Golang/Javascript is a plus
  • Good communication skills
    • Clear technical writing is a must in English
    • Finnish is plus, but not required
  • You take initiative and are eager to learn

Why you will enjoy working with us:

The product
. You will work with a product used by hundreds of customers, thousands of users and even more of their customers. Our product is a crucial part of our customers' business tools so you can expect a lot of traffic and data to be handled.

    The technology. You will get the experience with an immense set of modern software in terms of infrastructure.

    Excellent learning opportunities; we organize hackathons and tech training regularly.

    Relaxed and open culture in a low hierarchy organization.

    Work-life balance. We work during normal office hours. The office is located conveniently right beside Valimo train station and Vihdintie. It is easy to come by public transportation, own car or by bike.

    We like to embrace our team spirit by arranging different activities: the sporty ones play floorball on Friday mornings, others might relax by playing Playstation at the end of the day and some just can’t wait for the next party.

    You will be working in an international environment. We have offices in 3 countries, customers from 15 countries and our headcount is currently 70 representing over 15 different nationalities. At the office we speak mostly English and Finnish.

    If we managed to spark your interest and you got that ”where can I sign?” feeling, please send your CV and application. If you want to have a chat, feel free to call our HR Manager Jenni Antila tel. +358 50 590 6550.

    For more information or questions please contact us at phone number +358 50 590 6550

    Perks and benefits

    This job comes with several perks and benefits

    Flexible working hours
    Flexible working hours

    Time is precious. Make it count. Morning person or night owl, this job is for you.

    Free coffee / tea
    Free coffee / tea

    Get your caffeine fix to get you started and keep you going.

    Near public transit
    Near public transit

    Easy access and treehugger friendly workplace.

    Social gatherings
    Social gatherings

    Social gatherings and games; hang out with your colleagues.

    Healthcare insurance
    Healthcare insurance

    Break a leg! Seriously, we got you covered in our company healthcare plan.

    Free office snacks
    Free office snacks

    Peckish after lunch? We got your back with soft drinks, treats and fruit.

    See all 16 benefits

    Working at

    Giosg is a SaaS company focusing on bringing only meaningful interactions. Our AI powered solutions help our customers increase their marketing, sales and customer service productivity with an easy-to-use chat, intelligent chatbots and targeted interactions that convert website visitors into sales and happy customers in a flash. Giosg is headquartered in Helsinki, Finland, with offices in the UK and Sweden. We employ both business and technical experts in order to provide highly usable digital tools bringing valuable business benefits.

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