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Infrastructure Lead

Kigali, Kigali City   |   Full Time

Our partner is a technology company that designs and develops digital products focused on users in Africa, starting with Rwanda. It's pioneer product, is a government services platform. To date, it has 8M+ users in Rwanda and offers over 98 services online. 

Key responsibilities:

  • Architect, develop, test, and deploy Irembo infrastructure tools
  • Manage / Plan for the growth of company's Hardware (routers, switches, firewalls) etc.
  • You will develop effective communication channels between various teams - technical and non-technical
  • You will be expected to collaborate with the engineering team to write, review and sign off on design reviews
  • You will be expected to be hands-on maintaining site availability
  • To make demonstrable contributions to the operating procedures / processes of the Infrastructure Team
  • Evaluate and conduct interviews for candidates in our hiring pipeline
  • You will be expected to forecast and plan the infrastructure growth of the company
  • Conduct 1-1’s with the team and provide consistent feedback

You will be a good fit if you have:

  • Strong opinions on production support (infrastructure and service operation) for large scale deployment
  • You are humble and eager to learn from mistakes and you always share your hard won lessons
  • You have over 7 years of experience with at least 2 of them working in a tech leadership role
  • Experience working on highly available, fault-tolerant distributed systems
  • You are comfortable maintaining database systems (PostgreSQL, MySQL, MS SQL)
  • Expertise in shell scripting and at least one scripting language
  • You have proven strong leadership and team coordination skills and have displayed a high level of innovativeness in dealing with challenges

Expertise in:

  • NIX based OS, core networking services and protocols, and web application security best practice
  • Building and supporting container-based infrastructure, specifically Docker / Kubernetes
  • Source control and continuous delivery tools, specifically BitBucket and TeamCity

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