Wrike is the most powerful work management platform. Built for teams and organizations looking to collaborate, create, and exceed every day, Wrike brings everyone and all work into a single place to remove complexity, increase productivity, and free people up to focus on their most purposeful work.
 
Our vision:  A world where everyone is free to focus on their most purposeful work, together. 
 

Ready to become a Wriker?

Do you have solid DevOps background and 1+ years of experience leading a technical team? Are you thrilled to expand your expertise in people and project management, and want to see the big picture of the work you are doing? We are looking for a Team Leader for one of our SysOps teams! It supports our on-premises infrastructure (including networking), internal services for the SysOps department, and parts of the Wrike product, including staging and production installations.

In this role you will be able to influence decisions, mentor, and upskill your team, enabling partners with a reliable and effective infrastructure and Cloud-based solutions. If you would like to lead a team of system and network engineers and provide them with technical guidance and mentorship but also help our colleagues support the optimization and automation of our everyday tasks, we'd love to speak with you!

More about Your team

We have 7 people in a team, which are distributed between Prague, Tallinn, and Nikosia. The whole SysOps department consists of 3 teams (20+ people). At this moment the team is looking for a person who will take ownership of the processes, and becomes a people manager and mentor for other team members. Your manager will be Anton Getmanchuk.

The team is focused on:

  • Managing on-prem data center infrastructure (including network)
  • Working with AWS, Cloudflare and many other 3rd-party services in IaaC paradigm,
  • Logging, monitoring and configuration management platforms
  • Internal processes automation and infrastructure testing
  • Running several product and internal applications

How You’ll make an impact

  • Managing a middle-size team of system and network engineers
  • Assuming technical lead and ownership of Wrike product and development infrastructures in both on-premises and cloud environment
  • Liaising with other SysOps team leaders on strategy, projects, and day-to-day management of the SysOps Department
  • Providing technical guidance and mentorship to team members
  • Helping our teams to optimize and automate "every-day" tasks
  • Guiding the team to successfully meet their objectives

How we work 

  • We run Java, Erlang, Node and PHP applications in Kubernetes and standalone
  • We use 
    • Nginx, HAproxy and Istio for load balancing
    • Graylog, Logstash, Fluentd and Kafka for logging and messaging
    • Prometheus (VictoriaMetrics) and Zabbix for monitoring
    • Puppet, Ansible and Terraform for defining everything as a code
    • Jenkins and Gitlab-CI for making pipelines
    • Python for automating everything
    • Proxmox for virtualisation
  • GCP, AWS and Cloudflare are our cloud providers
  • And we operate in on-premise datacenters with Juniper network equipment

You will achieve your best if you have

  • Experience with leading a team
  • Strong Linux fundamentals: be familiar with Linux CLI, hands-on experience with web applications
  • Network fundamentals: TCP/IP, routing
  • Git version control system or other VCS
  • High personal responsibility and willingness to grow and learn, as well as a passion for your work

You will stand out with

  • Experience with any of System Configuration Management tools (Ansible\ Puppet \Salt, etc.)
  • Experience with CI\CD systems and tools: GitlabCI\Jenkins
  • Cloud Technology experience either Amazon Web Services or Google Cloud Platform (managing with either Terraform, Kubernetes)

Perks of working at Wrike

  • 25 days of holidays
  • Cafeteria (Benefit plus) 40,000 CZK annual budget
  • Meal vouchers 4000 CZK monthly
  • Sick leave compensation
  • Private healthcare membership (Canadian Medical)
  • Pension plan
  • Mobile tariffs
  • Life Insurance plan
  • „Lítačka“ transportation annual coupon reimbursement
  • Multisport card
  • Parental leave

What’s next?

  • Interview with a Recruiter (45 min)
  • Technical interview (90 min)
  • Cultural interview (90 min)

Your recruitment buddy will be Denis Smirnov, Lead TA Representative

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Who Is Wrike and Our Culture

We’re a team of innovators and creators who solve the complex work problems of today and tomorrow.

Our persona 

💡  Smart: We love what we do, and we’re great at it because this is our domain. Our combined knowledge in this space is unmatched.
💚  Dedicated: We get up every day focused on helping our customers win. We’re committed to helping our teammates win, too!
🤗  Approachable: We're friendly, easy to get along with, considerate, and helpful. 

Our culture and Values 

🌱  Grow: Be curious, learn new things and seek feedback.
👩‍💻  Execute: Work with agility, minimize the unnecessary, and prioritize high value work.
🙌  Collaborate: Work as a team, celebrate successes, and have fun!
 
Check out our LinkedIn Life PageInstagram, Wrike Engineering TeamMedium, Meetup.com, Youtube for a feel for what life is like at Wrike. 

 

 

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