Principal Cloud Engineer
About the team:
Classifieds is shaping the future of local commerce by bringing people together through an enriched online experience that allows them to work closely with the community around them. We are comprised of more than 1,000 people who are passionate for local trade and maintaining the customer-centric nature of the Group, while exploring growth opportunities in both the countries where eBay Classifieds Group already has a presence and in prospective markets.
We are expanding the team responsible for building and managing a large multi-region private cloud.
We are looking for an experienced cloud engineer who have a passion about cloud computing and making a difference.
Your tasks & responsibilities
Be able to deep dive in to a range of technologies (e.g. virtualization, object & block storage technologies, container orchestration and software defined networking).
Plan and execute technical projects to improve the reliability and availability of our infrastructure.
You will play a leading role in our private cloud projects and initiatives, for example building new cloud regions.
Be a key part of crafting and defining the future vision for eCG platforms.
You will partner with our colleagues and vendors across the globe to ensure we maintain our high level of service.
You hold either a bachelor's degree or relevant work experience
You have 2+ years’ experience managing / administering an OpenStack environment or similar private hosting environment
You have 10+ years’ experience working with Linux/Unix
You can write code in Python, GO or similar scripting language
You have experience with distributed systems
You have a pragmatic approach to solving problems and are open to new ideas in an ever changing environment
You are willing to provide on-call support as part of a paid rotation
You have effective oral and written English communication skills
Any experience with one or more of the following would be great: Kubernetes, Nomad, Docker containers, CEPH, Juniper Contrail
What do we offer?
- Dynamic, international teams with a real passion for e-commerce, integrity and a good sense of humour.
- High team autonomy and agile environment.
- A secure place for your professional and personal growth, we offer continuous development through trainings, workshops & conferences.
- Competitive salary and great benefits.
We love creating opportunities for others by connecting people from widely diverse backgrounds, perspectives, and geographies. So, being diverse and inclusive isn’t just something we strive for, it is who we are, and part of what we do each and every single day.
We want to ensure that as an employee, you feel eBay is a place where, no matter who you are, you feel safe, included, and that you have the opportunity to bring your unique self to work.