Head of Infrastructure

Take on new problems as we continue to push technology forward

At Alemira we are building a digital ecosystem for Active Learning. Alemira delivers active learning to transform passive information consumption into high-engagement knowledge discovery.

Our offering — a cloud platform that will help universities and enterprises to improve their educational processes. We are a fast-growing edTech startup.

We are currently looking for a Head of Infrastructure, someone who will lead the entire platform operations department.

Duties and responsibilities

  • Delivering a reliable and scalable educational Software-as-a-Service to our customers
  • Building and managing a distributed team of operations engineers
  • Designing automation, monitoring, deployment, configuration, service discovery tools and services
  • Delivering simple yet robust infrastructure solutions by collaborating cross-functionally with internal/external customers
  • Building, monitoring and supervising KPIs and budgets to assess technological excellence with performance analysis and cost optimization as a continuous process in the organization
  • Making sure the infrastructure is secure and compliant

Qualifications & experience

  • Proficient in system engineering and architecture with 7+ years of experience
  • Experience as a Head of Infrastructure or similar leadership role
  • Experience in building and managing a distributed team of infrastructure engineers
  • Extensive experience working with public cloud providers (Google Cloud, Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure)
  • Proficiency in containers and orchestration platforms (Kubernetes, Docker, Helm), infrastructure orchestration tools (Terraform), continuous integration and delivery tools (GitLab CI)
  • Exposure to the administration of application servers, web servers, and databases
  • Experienced SRE and DevOps culture enabler in an engineering organization
  • Understanding of the SDLC processes and ability to implement them
  • A strong data- and metrics-driven approach to team performance management
  • Preferably: Awareness of international security and data protection standards (ISO 27001) and regulations (GDPR)

What we offer

  • Competitive salary
  • 100% remote work, flexible schedule
  • International company, English is the primary communication language
  • Health insurance including kids under 14
  • Subsidy of home office expenses or lunch (once the office work is reinstated)

About Alemira

Alemira is a child EdTech company of Schaffhausen Institute of Technology and part of a big family of high-tech companies such as Acronis, Virtuozzo and others.

Contact Us

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