Senior SysAdmin

Publishing, media, mobile, advertisement, technology, Barcelona, start-up: all-in-one!

Job details

  • Full-time
  • map markerBarcelona, ES
  • globeRelocation paid
  • cardRequires Work Permit
    Requires that you're a citizen or have a valid work permit / visa sponsorship to work in the country in which this position is based.
  • routeSenior
  • routeRequired language: English
  • DevOps / Sysadmin
  • tagMust Have: System AdministrationOther Required: Amazon Web Services, LINUXNice to Have: Bash, Perl, Python

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Marfeel is a publishing platform that optimizes the traffic, performance, engagement, and monetization of the mobile experience. 850 publishers, including USAToday, Euronews, and El Confidencial use Marfeel to serve a billion mobile sessions, every month. We are constantly questioning how we can do things better and our goal is to continue to deliver beyond expectations. 

We take a Technology-First approach and have a commitment to developing new tools for digital publishers to reach their audience. Our innovative technology, including PWAs, SEO and engagement tools, monetization and experimentation makes us proud of what we can offer to our clients: faster speeds, greater performance, and worldwide distribution.

Our team now has more than 170 members, made up of over 27 different nationalities. With headquarters in Barcelona and offices in New York and Bogotá, our people and our diversity are the reason behind our world-class product, and we’re still growing.

We have 900 million visits per month and over 2 billion page views, and we are scaling with the minimum number of servers possible. Challenge accepted?

We are looking for a highly energetic and passionate SysAdmin to be part of the Marfeel Revolution. This is You:

  • You are a methodical type of person and "Doer" is your middle name
  • Your friends tell you that you can't leave anything undone and quality is your priority
  • You feel like you have a mission, not just a task
  • You love new things and you can take or come up with a high-level idea and run with it
  • You're always curious about what’s out there in the open-source world, you love to evaluate it and make decisions
  • You know the importance of being part of a universe where all the departments need each other and work together for a mutual goal
  • You can communicate with technical and non-technical people alike to show both technical and functional command of what you are doing
  • You are motivated and excited by solving tech challenges and contributing to a team in a truly cutting-edge environment
  • You care about online news and user experience
  • You are definitely a technology enthusiast
  • You are an international team player
  • You are eager for knowledge
  • You have lots of stamina and you get bored if you don't have anything to do
  • You are hands-on and proactive

As a Senior SysAdmin you will be responsible for our infrastructure that supports more than 80 deployments every day including:

  • ElasticSearch cluster with ingest rate of 4TB / Day
  • 8k req / s managed by Kubernetes clusters
  • Jenkins Dockerized Pipelines with 7 nodes with Master / Slave architecture
  • CDN using Varnish with an Origin / Shield architecture completely managed through Ansible
  • AWS & GC Cloud Infrastructure supporting 900 million visits / month
  • Mongo replicaset with 30K reqs / s

Main requirements

  • At least 5 years of experience working with Linux systems, managing high traffic web infrastructures with high understanding of the different caching layers
  • Experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS), and you understand the challenges of deploying large applications in the cloud
  • Experience on applying software engineering to Infrastructure-As-Code projects and being an automation driver
  • Agile methodologies and Continuous Integration workflows

Benefits & Perks

  • Working on an international, multicultural and talented team and enjoying our sunny terrace
  • We have more than 27 nationalities, so you will not get lost in translation
  • Flexible working-time
  • Free commodities (coffee, tea, juices, etc)
  • Ping-pong, Mario Kart and  foosball tournaments
  • Free language and yoga classes
  • Team building events!
  • Transport, restaurant and kindergarten tickets
  • Training, books, all you need to feel the empowerment
  • And, Referral Bonus if you bring other talented people like you

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