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Senior Delivery Service Engineer

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Cluj - Napoca
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We are looking for an enthusiastic dedicated, self-motivated Linux System Administrator (Delivery Service Engineer) to work within our Delivery Services team. The team is responsible for installing, maintaining and administrating all development and testing tools, tool servers as well as the maintenance of special purpose test environments. Responsibilities are varied but the main aim of the role will be providing a client facing customer focused service delivery, providing high quality support in agreed timelines and driving continuous improvement.

The successful candidate will be proactive, thorough and have excellent technical and problem solving skills, with a positive and results-driven attitude.

Key Responsibilities/Duties:

  • Server builds and implementation of new virtual and physical infrastructure
  • Administration of development tools
  • Deployment and configuration of new software application releases
  • Offering support for Development and QA teams
  • Continuous improvement of processes through automation of common procedures, and implementation of standards, processes and checklists
  • Assisting other engineers and developers within the team to build and scale the infrastructure for growth, security, and resilience
  • Review of hardware and software solutions
  • Effectively and readily communicate issues and solutions to development teams
  • Resource estimations for projects and software releases
  • Responsibility to contribute to the documentation used by the team

Key Working Relationships:

This position involves working with and been part of a cross-skilled engineering team, and will have regular contact with teams looking after other aspects of Betfair products & tools

Experience & Qualifications:


  • 2+ years’ experience of Linux administration
  • Good knowledge and experience of Red Hat Enterprise/ CentOS Linux systems administration
  • Experience in application deployment and configuration on Linux/Windows platforms (Jenkins, Artifactory, Gitlab)
  • Experience of supporting JBoss/Tomcat/IIS and/or other Java application servers
  • Excellent problem solving, analytical, troubleshooting and root cause analysis capabilities.
  • Experience of Virtualization technologies (Xen, KVM)
  • Knowledge of automation tools (Chef, Ansible)
  • Ability to use scripting technologies (Bash, Ruby, Pyton) to create/modify scripts
  • Experience of Windows administration


  • Experienced with automated building of Red Hat servers.
  • Experienced in creation and roll-out of technical and procedural standards
  • Experience with configuring and administering source control management tools such as svn, perforce or git
  • Experience with configuring and administering continuous integration tools such as Jenkins or Anthill
  • Experience with configuring and administering artifact repositories such as Nexus or Proximity
  • Ability to work and communicate with non-technical business staff
  • Implementation and configuration of monitoring tools
  • Experience of load balancing products and/or clustering (HA and HPCC)
  • Experience in the administration of RDBMS databases (Oracle, MySQL, SQL Server)
  • Networking experience and knowledge
  • Understanding of high-volume transactional systems and distributed applications