Senior SysAdmin DevOp - Job opportunity

goodylabs is looking for a passionate Senior Systems Administrator / Developer - Operator to provide IT support to the Polish team in Łódź. In this role you will also support and assist with Internet Technology projects and services and be in a perfect position to learn about the business and cloud management. We are looking for a self-starter who prides themselves on resolving challenging technical issues and is motivated by being part of a dynamic, young and fast growing team.

Working remotely is possible up to 60% (3 of 5 days per week).

Job Responsibilities:

  • Production Systems
    • Provide Linux support for Ruby on Rails applications on production and staging environments
    • Provide first level support for internal system issues, including 24 hr break/ fix service for remote staff, escalating to IT team and 3rd party suppliers when necessary
    • Inventory / asset management and documentation of used software on production environments
  • Networking / infrastructure
    • Provide first and second level support for network issues, escalating to IT team and 3rd party suppliers as necessary
    • Inventory / asset management and documentation of network & infrastructure

Desired Skills and Experience:

goodylabs values define who we are, what we do and how we do our job. We look for these values in everyone we hire.

Intellectual Curiosity and Self-Motivation: as a general attitude to your work.

Excellence in Subject Matter: every member of the team must demonstrate excellence in his / her work. As we are always striving to improve, new recruits must be in the top quartile of the team.

Belonging to the goodylabs Community: Social, ethical and able to share knowledge with the team, customers and anyone you have contact with. We should be happy to know you as a friend.

No Compromise on Delivery and Quality: You must treat quality of your work as seriously as possible. Open and honest criticism is always welcome, mistakes are OK. You always need to be willing to improve though.

Essential skills:

  • Good customer service
  • Ubuntu Server Linux or CentOS Linux
  • Understanding of networking services (nginx, Apache httpd, etc.)
  • Understanding of server maintenance (./configure && make && make install mantra, etc.)
  • Disciplined, confident & flexible with a "can do" attitude
  • Fun, team orientated & energetic
  • Good communication skills - IT Crowd is funny but we treat our clients seriously
  • Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills - "... so you're saying that it can't be done in bash one-liner ?" :)
  • Basic knowledge of PHP (how to debug simple things)
  • Basic English skills like reading the documentation and writing emails if you are a Polish native speaker or fluent English if you do not know Polish at all


  • Basic knowledge of Ruby on Rails
  • Basic knowledge of Sinatra
  • Fluent English
  • Basic German
  • Virtualisation - preferably VMWare ESX

If you are interested, please do not hesitate to send us your CV at: hr@goodylabs.com

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