Infrastructure Engineer

Farfetch (NYSE: FTCH)

  • Location
    • Lisbon
  • Date Posted
  • 26 Aug 2020
  • Function
  • Tech Ops
  • Sector
  • Retail

The role

We are looking for an Infrastructure Engineer - with a DevOps mindset obsessed about automation, scalability and infrastructure reliability. As part of this team, you will be joining +50 other high-skilled Engineers by developing automation and tools for Cloud Orchestration, Infrastructure Automation and CI/CD Pipelines.

We use our own tools, built on top of state of the art technology, to build and manage an Infrastructure of +2000 cloud servers that support our production/live services and our teams of software engineers.

What you'll do

  • Develop automation and tools with a DevOps mindset on one or more strategic initiatives in the Infrastructure engineering team;
  • Follow best practices about scale, performance, geo-distribution, multi-cloud, code maintenance, documentation etc.;
  • Enjoy a full ownership model: you build it you own it;
  • Support the colleagues in using and extending the automation and tools so that they can deliver faster, better, harder, stronger.

Who you are

  • A Software Engineer passionate about infrastructure, security and automation;
  • Strong Linux skills, including provisioning, troubleshooting and hardening;
  • Python development background;
  • Experience with public cloud providers, specifically with their APIs;
  • Understanding of logging and monitoring solutions;
  • Configuration management and orchestration knowledge;
  • Contact with datastores, queuing and caching services;
  • Enthusiastic, you like to help others and you´re not afraid of challenges;
  • You believe in opensource and knowledge sharing;
  • Fluent in English (both spoken and written).