Systems Engineer


Madrid, Spain or Remote

Contract type: Permanent
Department: Technical Operations
Posted: 2022-05-30

Job Description


Olympic Channel Services is looking for a Systems Engineer to join our Systems team. We are looking for somebody who has passion for scripting, coding, automation and doing everything as code.

Job Responsibilities


  • Contribute positively to the technical design of our Infrastructure. Identifying areas of improvement, suggesting and designing solutions
  • Combine open-source and commercial technologies to build services that will have an impact on the business
  • Work in a heterogeneous environment containing diverse operating systems and applications, and make them work well together
  • Apply modern engineering methodologies such as infrastructure as code, Linux container orchestration
  • Propose automation improvements based on business requirements or current trends in technology
  • Act as mentor to junior team members and increase knowledge sharing and collaboration skills improvements
  • Job Qualifications


    Strong knowledge and understanding of TCP/IP protocols and OSI model

  • Knowledge and understanding of VPN, IPsec, DHCP, DNS, HTTP/s
  • Expertise troubleshooting medium to large Network Environments and familiarity with packet sniffers: Wireshark, Tcpdump or Network Monitor/Message Analyzer
  • Experience with Infrastructure / Network Administration / Virtualization / Linux and Windows Servers
  • Experience with containerization technologies like Docker and Kubernetes
  • Experience working with Public cloud environments (Amazon AWS, Alibaba Cloud)
  • Experience in monitoring tasks and tooling supporting SNMP, SYSLOG, such as Zabbix, ELK stack, Grafana, Datadog
  • Experience in configuration and maintenance of applications such as NGINX, Apache, PostgreSQL, MySQL, NFS, SSH
  • Excellent level of communication in English
  • Knowledge of a modern programming language such as Python3, JavaScript/TypeScrypt, Golang, Java, and/or scripting, Ansible, etc
  • Participate in 24x7x365 on-call rotation
  • Workplace & Environment

  • This is an open-ended position, either based in Madrid at our offices or remotely as a freelancer
  • Subject to national/international criminal background checks
  • Availability to travel when required
  • How To Apply


    We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

    To be considered for this opportunity, please apply by following this link. Olympic Channel Services is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes a broad diversity of talent to apply.

    Please be informed that the controller of your personal data will be Olympic Channel Services, S.L. (hereinafter, OCS) with trade register No. B87320867, and a registered address in Calle Torrelaguna 75, 28027 Madrid. Your personal data will be processed in order to evaluate your application among other things (purpose no. 5 detailed in our privacy policy below linked), being the legal basis for it your consent by freely submitting your application. You may exercise your rights of access to, rectification, erasure, restriction, objection to processing and portability of your personal data at any given moment, and to the extent established by the applicable legislation.

    Please be informed also that your personal data will be communicated to the International Olympic Committee (hereinafter, IOC), an international non-governmental not-for- profit organisation, in the form of an association with the status of a legal person, recognised by the Swiss Federal Council, and a registered address in Route de Vidy 9, 1007 Lausanne, Switzerland. You can consult their privacy policy here IOC privacy policy: https://www.olympic.org/privacy-policy

    For further information regarding the purposes of the processing or your rights please consult or privacy policy here. In this case the personal information provided will be processed to fulfil purpose no. 5 detailed in the following privacy policy: https://www.obs.tv/assets/terms_policies/privacy.pdf