As a system specialist, you're responsible for developing and maintaining LocalBitcoins' server infrastructure and/or DevOps processes and automatic quality control. The position is somewhat flexible and it can be adjusted according to the candidates skills and abilities.
LocalBitcoins is a globally leading P2P trading platform for bitcoin and one of the foundation pillars of the Bitcoin economy. The company, headquartered in Helsinki (with a side-office in Pori, Finland), was founded in 2012 and has since grown to over 5 000 000 registered users from all over the world. Although we are already an established, financially profitable company, we are not a corporation. We treasure agile ways of working and a growth hacking kind of mindset.
The ideal candidate has hands-on experience of setting up, managing and configuring Linux servers; good general knowledge of Linux/UNIX -systems and at least basic programming skills. The background of the ideal candidate might be either in DevOps, system administration or software development.
If you have further questions about the position, you may contact our CTO Jussi-Pekka Erkkila, firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Hands on experience on working with Linux / UNIX servers.
- Familiarity with command line tools and shell scripting.
- Understanding TCP/IP networks and distributed systems
- Technical problem solving ability
- Programming skills (at least one of the following): Python, bash scripting, Ruby
- Experience of building and maintaining scalable, high-availability services
- Experience on some of the following technologies: nginx, Chef, MySQL, uWSGI, Celery, RabbitMQ, Redis, ElasticSearch, Django
- The opportunity to work with a revolutionary business in one of the first cryptocurrency companies.
- Possibility to develop your skills and specialize according to your own personality.
- A relaxed, young, professional and international work community at our Finnish office. The effort of every single member of the team truly matters. And we want yours to matter too.
- And yes, we also pay your salary, lunch coupons, healthcare insurance and so on