Location: Singapore, Hong Kong

We're looking for operations specialists and leads!

Are you someone that loves cool dashboards and metrics? Do you find it exciting to monitor and tune a global network of servers and services to ensure millions of our customers get the best service quality possible?  

We’re looking for operational specialists and leads to help us run our services 24/7, to act as the vital first line of defense/response for all operations.  We’re a follow-the-sun operations center charged with bringing our customers the best possible user experience.  We have unique problems, interesting technologies, and good tooling to help you maintain the level of service our customers expect.  If that sounds awesome, check us out and apply.

TechOps Watch Lead

Responsibilities

As a TechOps Watch Lead in our Operations Services team, you will be responsible for:

  • Leading your watch in ensuring the operational services for millions of our customers are operating at peak performance and availability
  • Managing shift schedules, resource availability, and service coverage
  • Managing up to eight people, including performance appraisals, 1:1s, skill development plans, and more
  • Mentoring, training, auditing, and supporting your team, ensuring they can operate our systems effectively and accurately
  • Holding responsibility for our operational SLAs during your watch, and properly analyzing and escalating incidents to the proper teams
  • Designing and creating processes and procedures, and coordinating implementation and changes with all other watch leads
  • Supporting root-cause analysis on reported issues and incidents, and utilizing our internal tooling to resolve them when possible
  • Providing escalation support, oversight, and insights to the rest of your team
  • Analyzing our operational tooling and proposing new tools or improvements to existing tools to improve your ability to execute your mission

To succeed in this role, we’d love for you to have experience in some or all of the following: 

  • A technical background in one or more of the following areas:
    • IT Systems Administration
    • Linux Administration/Operations
    • Network Operations Center or similar ops centers
  • Intermediate to Expert-level knowledge in:
    • Technical Troubleshooting
    • Linux operations or similar technical foundation
    • Triage, ticketing, and incident response
    • Operating/using a monitoring solution
    • Data manipulation and basic data analysis
    • Troubleshooting/analytical mindset
    • Configuring and managing Jira projects to track work
  • Be a fast learner, as many of our technologies and services are unique but built on solid technical foundations
  • Lead efforts and responses to complex incidents
  • Be able to prioritize tasks/tickets appropriately and assign them to the appropriate people on your team
  • Ability to work under pressure during events such as large outages or incidents
  • Create documentation and standard operating procedures
  • Good verbal communications in English
  • Good writing/documentation skills in English

Any additional experience in one of these areas will be useful: 

  • Experience with VPNs, streaming services, anonymous proxies, or similar technologies
  • Python or similar scripting language
  • IPs and geo-location knowledge
  • Experience working in a data center environment
  • Experience with basic networking
  • Experience of Agile methodologies, particularly Kanban

What we offer

  • Challenging work in a fun and collaborative environment
  • Attractive compensation and time-off benefits
  • Spacious open-concept and centrally located offices
  • Full-time employment with flexible working hours
  • Fully stocked pantry with fresh fruit and snacks
  • Team lunches and company events every quarter
  • Multicultural teams represented by 30+ nationalities

Note: Please upload your resume as a PDF and do not include any salary or compensation information in it.

 

About Us

For more than 11 years, we’ve paved the way towards a more private and secure digital world. We’re a global SaaS company and an industry leader in cybersecurity. Millions of consumers worldwide use our internet privacy and security products every day.

Our team of over 800 employees spans the planet. Team members work from major international hubs like London, Hong Kong, Singapore, Tokyo, Toronto, Taiwan, Poznań, and more.

We’re profitable, and we’re growing. Right now, we’re hiring talent across all functions: software development and engineering, product, data analytics, marketing, content, and people.

We’d love you to join us and be part of the team.