About Us

Appnovation, a global technology enabled services provider, specializes in the design, development and integration of enterprise-grade open technology solutions. With 10 offices and 200+ employees, Appnovation delivers to clients ranging from startups to the Fortune 500, government entities and nonprofit organizations, helping them to identify opportunities for innovation and stay competitive.

To learn more about Appnovation’s projects, awards, or culture visit www.appnovation.com.

Appnovation Core Values

  • Growth
  • Innovation
  • Openness
  • Teamwork
  • Customer Satisfaction
Appnovation is one of the world’s leading open source solution providers, known for creating high performing, feature-packed web and mobile experiences as well as delivering some of the most robust and complex enterprise-level technology solutions on the market. We are experiencing rocketing growth and to keep up with that, we’re looking to hire a Linux Administrator to join our Information Technology team!
 
YOU WILL HAVE AN OPPORTUNITY TO
  • Advise, deploy, and manage new technologies as required. You will also design, configure, implement, and maintain of monitoring infrastructure and tools.
  • Maintain full suite of application servers, databases, and support system.
  • Supporting team by assisting with general trouble ticket queue.
  • Manage the availability, latency, and scalability of our cloud by building reliability into our systems.
  • Contribute to service capacity planning and demand forecasting.
  • Resolve service problems; build automation to prevent re-occurrence.
  • Evaluate and evolve ongoing design, architecture, standards, and methods for infrastructure and systems.
WHO YOU ARE
The required candidate should have a passion for technology and is excited to contribute to the Information Technology team. You will help manage service availability and performance, close tickets, and balance operations between maintenance and steady improvement.
  • 1-2+ years’ experience in Linux systems engineering/administration, web operations, IT, or related fields.
  • Superior command of English language, both verbally and written. Other languages (French, Mandarin, Cantonese, etc.) are bonus!
  • Proven track record and recognized for your creative and strategic mindset.
  • Strong interest in Linux.
  • MS Windows Server and AD experience a bonus.
  • Web: Apache, Nginx, Varnish, Memcached, APC, HAProxy, Postfix, etc.
  • Virtualization: LXC, KVM, VMware, etc.
  • Some automation experience: Ansible (preferred), Puppet, Chef, salt, etc.
  • Genuine interest in Open Source (bonus points for personal projects or contributions to projects!)
  • Experience running production 24x7 web operations.
  • Experience with multi-datacenter architectures.
  • Experience with cloud infrastructure (AWS, Azure, Rackspace, Google Cloud, Digital Ocean, etc.)
  • Comprehensive knowledge of GNU/Linux, TCP/IP networking and HTTP/Web Stacks including administration of common server applications.
  • Strong scripting experience e.g Shell, Python, etc.
Thank you for your interest in a career with Appnovation Technologies!
 
Please note that only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Appnovation Technologies is committed to fostering a diverse and representative workforce and an inclusive work environment where all employees are treated equally.