DevOps Engineer - Mexico City

Mexico City, Mexico City, Mexico · Data Science

Why is data science so important at Konfío?

We are using technology and alternative data to unlock financial services for many small businesses throughout Mexico and we’re looking for top talent in order to keep growing.


Your responsibilities will be:

  • Work closely with technology team, to understand and anticipate the agile infrastructure needs of the development and testing processes; create an environment where dev and QA work can proceed securely, efficiently, and flexibly
  • Improve the continuous testing and deployment process
  • Provide for and anticipate horizontal scaling of environments and anticipate infrastructure growth as the business grows
  • Work heavily with Jenkins and Docker for configuration management
  • Provide senior networking expertise to the team
  • Support the large infrastructure running Linux in AWS
  • Work collaboratively to provide senior infrastructure guidance to the team for short-term issues and long-term planning and vision
  • Provide Tactical Production Support to the operations team

Requirements

  • Software Engineering degree from a recognized institution
  • Experience with Linux, AWS, automated provisioning
  • Knowledge of docker
  • Knowledge of Git
  • Expert knowledge of Linux Systems Engineering
  • Experience working with AWS and familiarity interacting with the AWS APIs; experience with networking, properly architecting high availability systems, and security in an AWS context
  • Experience working with a modern configuration management tool; thorough understanding of configuration management concepts
  • Experience with standard Linux/UNIX daemons (apache, ssh, cron, bind, ldap, heartbeat, syslog, ntp)
  • Proficiency writing complex scripts in a standard scripting language (Bourne shell, Python, Ruby), and some experience in a traditional programming language (C/C++/Java)
  • Proficient knowledge of virtualization technologies-Experience supporting databases (MySQL, MongoDB)
  • Experience supporting web environments
  • Experience with continuous deployment
  • Experience configuring servers

Benefits

  • Competitive compensation package, including opportunity to earn equity ownership in Konfío
  • Health, dental and life insurance
  • Yearly discretionary bonus
  • You'll be part of a world-class FinTech team
  • Other Perks (24/7 snacks and caffeine)
About Konfío

Small businesses are the backbone of the economy, yet have been completely disregarded by banks. Konfío was created in order to finally change this! Our mission is to fuel the growth of promising small businesses so they become strong and relevant in their field.

Konfío is an online lending platform for small businesses in Mexico, using alternative data for rapid credit assessment, allowing owners to focus on what’s important - growing their business.

We’ve had awesome traction and are venture-backed by QED Investors, Kaszek Ventures, Accion, and Jaguar Ventures. Considered one of the 5 Most Successful startups in Mexico according to El Financiero, we are building a world-class FinTech team in order to set the new standard.