Remote System Engineer [DNS]
@ Gcore

Posted: Feb 25
Location: Poland, Europe

Gcore in a nutshell: 

Our mission is to make the Internet faster, more reliable, and more secure

Gcore is a powerful leader in the public cloud and edge computing, content delivery, hosting, and security solutions. Headquartered in Luxembourg, with offices around the world, the company provides the infrastructure to global leaders in numerous industries. 

Our company has over 400 employees from more than 30 locations. Diversity and inclusivity are at the (G)core of our business. We believe having a diverse workforce is crucial if we want to deliver on our mission to build a better Internet. 

We’re looking for System Engineers,  motivated and open-minded professionals who will join our journey to personal and company growth! 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Automate deployment of authoritative and recursive DNS servers all around the world
  • Improve monitoring and reaction to incidents
  • Together with other engineers develop service architecture, integrate and test new components and approaches
  • Search for performance bottlenecks of the system in overall and especially our network
  • Do capacity planning and improve efficiency of our resources usage

Required qualification & skills:

  • Deep knowledge and hands-on experience with Linux and networks
  • Understanding of how internet works on a network level
  • You have configured BGP previously and you know what is ASN and Anycast
  • You are familiar with DNS, HTTP, TLS and CDN
  • You can write bash and Python scripts and you like to automate routine tasks
  • You are thrive to implement self-restoring systems
  • You are reading RFCs in case you don't know how protocol works instead of trying to figure it out

Desired qualification & skills:

  • You look only at IP addresses in dig output
  • You have heard about DNS extensions and know where to find their descriptions
  • You have worked with Quagga, Puppet, Ansible, ClickHouse, Prometheus, RabbitMQ, PostgreSQL;
  • You have some experience programming using Go/Python/C++/Rust
  • Understand SRE principles
  • Understand how to build data analysis pipelines
  • Have experience with distributed systems and CAP is not just a three letters for you

What we offer:

We aim to offer benefits that ensure you feel and give your best. The benefits vary by region, but you can expect perks like: 

  • Competitive salary 
  • Medical insurance or its reimbursement 
  • Educational support 
  • Flexible schedule 
  • Remote, hybrid, or office work 
  • Business trips depending on your role 
  • Coffee and snacks at the office 
  • Corporate swag, gifts, and events 

About the Company: 

Gcore is an international cloud and edge leader in providing first-class web performance, content delivery, and security headquartered in Luxembourg, whose global infrastructure is included in the Guinness Book of Records.  

Gcore manages its own global IT infrastructure across 6 continents, with one of the best network performances in Europe, North America, Asia, and LATAM, according to the independent analytical system, Cedexis (a Citrix company), due to the average response worldwide time of 20−30 ms, although in several regions, it even dips under 3−5 ms. Gcore’s network consists of 140+ points of presence around the world in reliable Tier IV and Tier III data centers, with a total capacity exceeding 110 Tbps. 

Equal Opportunity Employer 

Gcore is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. We pride ourselves on being represented by people of all backgrounds and experiences. We aim to attract and employ diverse talent. We provide equal opportunity to all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, disability, or any other legally protected characteristics. 

We look forward to meeting you!

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2 500 - 5 000 EUR
+ VAT per month

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