About us : In the words of Inc. Magazine, Web Summit is the largest technology conference in the world . Forbes says Web Summit is the best tech conference on the planet , Bloomberg calls it Davos for geeks , Politico the Olympics of tech , and the Guardian Glastonbury for geeks .
Whatever Web Summit is, it wouldn’t be possible without an incredible team of more than 240 employees, including world-class engineers, data scientists, designers, producers, marketers, salespeople and more.
We’ve disrupted an old industry by building incredible software and designing mind-blowing events. We’ve revolutionised how people come together in our world.
We started with one event : Web Summit. But now we’re creating category-defining events all over the world, from Asia to North America.
We’re looking for an experienced Site Reliability Engineer to join our scaling Platform team in WebSummit. You'll be responsible for infrastructure used by 150k conference attendees in online, offline and hybrid models.
What you’ll achieve at Websummit :
You’ll deploy scalable & robust solutions over public cloud to support product and platform engineering applications
You’ll be able to script and automatise your way through repetitive tasks
You’ll troubleshoot and support platform related issues impacting customers (internal or external)
You’ll liaise with external teams to provide solutions to technical problems
You’ll mentor team members to foster their professional growth
Skills we like to see :
Solid experience in managing AWS Kubernetes based infrastructure
Good scripting skills - Bash / Python / Ruby
Experience with deployment / config. automation tools (e.g. Kickstart / Puppet / Chef / Ansible)
Good network / system / software engineering skills
Excellent communication skills
Medium / Strong computer & network security knowledge
Linux Server (Debian family), Kubernetes, AWS stack, ISO / OSI Layers and networking, Systems and network security
Large Wifi networks deployment, monitoring and troubleshooting
Training and / or mentoring experience
Experience in design and / or rollout of policies or compliance strategies
Fully subsidised healthcare, dental, employee assistance programme(EAP) and more.
A dedicated in house L&D department, with access to workshops, online learning and resources to help you excel in your career development.
Company laptop, generous annual leave and flexible working arrangements
Our very own Tramway team who drive community and morale boosting events for employees to participate in.
Annual company get togethers, company charity days and monthly wellbeing talks.
At Web Summit, we embrace diversity and inclusion. We want talent from all walks of life to help us on our journey to digitise the conference sector.
Hiring decisions are made purely on experience, skills and the needs of the business.