Infrastructure (DevOps) Engineer ~ Nortal ~ Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Full-time · Mid-Senior level


About the job

At Nortal we believe in thinking big – creating solutions that have a meaningful, far-reaching impact, whether through digitizing governments, improved healthcare, convenient telecom services or creating a competitive edge and agility for large businesses, industry, and manufacturing companies.

Our projects have touched more than half a billion people’s lives worldwide, and we’re just getting started. Combining that with the unique experience of transforming Estonia into a digital leader, our vision is to build a Seamless Society. To reach our ambitious goals, we are looking for an Infrastructure Engineer with DevOps abilities. The right candidate will work directly with prestigious client in the office in Muscat, Oman. Nortal will sponsor the relocation for the best fit to the role! The team is multinational and seasoned, the culture of work is focused on the quality delivery with a kind and fun atmosphere.

Do you have what it takes to join us? Knowledge areas and responsibilities:

  • Cooperate with a team to design, architecture, and implement infrastructure requirements
  • You create virtual machines, networks connections, firewall configurations and Kubernetes clusters
  • Participate in installation, upgrading and daily maintenance of software applications
  • Have hand on experience in supporting production environment
  • Are used to prompt reacting to system notifications and making sure the downtime is minimal
  • Participate in or perform regular system monitoring health checks
  • You are capable to diagnose and resolve hardware and network issues
  • You can perform preventive maintenance, backup, or recovery procedures
  • Work on development automation using variety of build tools
  • Can advise on testing and deployment of systems
  • Prefer to work on agile software development projects with globally distributed teams
  • Have good communication skills (spoken and written) with fluent English as essential
  • Have more than 5 years of relevant experience

Technical Skills And Qualifications

  • Have hand on experience in developing logical and physical models of the environments
  • Happy to work from Muscat, Oman
  • Mange setup/configuration of GitHub, Jenkins, Ansible, Artifactory, SonarQube, New Relic or similar
  • Experienced in cloud configuration using Terraform, AWS, Azure, or Oracle (OCI)
  • Have knowledge of infrastructure monitoring systems (e.g., The Elastic Stack, Zabbix, Nagios)
  • Working knowledge of Jira and Confluence
  • Linux – Advanced Linux user, managing and debugging Linux servers
  • Linux Networking (reverse ssh tunnels, proxies, firewalls, VLAN )
  • Scripting (any scripting language, Bash, Go, Python, Pearl, Ruby/Rake, etc
  • DBs deployment and administration (any DB: Oracle, PostgreSQL, MariaDB, MySQL)
  • VM/Infrastructure provisioning
  • LB/Proxy/App servers: HA Proxy, Nginx, Apache, Tomcat, etc

We Offer

  • First-hand experience in building high-impact cognitive city solutions
  • Great career opportunities with constant improvement, high-quality training to develop skills and gain new experiences
  • Work in an international team of experts and via various Nortal offices
  • An inspiring developer community within Nortal with 1000+ global advocates to boost your personal growth
  • Impact within the team and the company, contributing to the decision-making
  • Great people-oriented atmosphere. We strive to create an environment where people can feel comfortable, focus on work, and also recharge batteries when it is needed to keep a healthy balance
  • Cozy offices with parking, joint sports activities, free drinks and fruits and private health insurance

We like to say that Nortal is a right-sized company – big enough to undertake and impact influential projects yet small enough to care. At Nortal, your voice is heard, and everyone’s input matters. You solve critical problems for interesting customers from different domains. You work with experienced colleagues in a warm environment. You can execute your ideas in a reasonable time frame. And what you do and learn here are universally relevant and valuable. Last, but not least, Nortal is an agile company with low hierarchy – meaning heavy on common sense, light on rules, and substance is more important than titles!

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