NOC Engineering manager
We are currently seeking an experienced Engineering Manager to lead our NOC team. This is an exciting opportunity for a tech-savvy individual who can successfully oversee both network and security streams without compromising either.
Tasks and duties are to:
- Lead and manage the Network Operations Center (NOC) team, ensuring seamless network operations and efficient monitoring of our network infrastructure;
- Provide guidance, mentorship, and performance feedback to a team of network engineers, fostering a collaborative and high-performing work environment;
- Develop and implement strategies, policies, and procedures for network operations, aligning them with industry best practices and regulatory requirements;
- Oversee the configuration, troubleshooting, and maintenance of network infrastructure components, including whiteboxes, load balancers (such as HAProxy and Nginx), and interconnects;
- Stay updated on the latest networking technologies, trends, and advancements, and identify opportunities for improvement and innovation within our network architecture.
- Lead and manage the security operations team, responsible for security hardening, incident response, and vulnerability management;
- Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including development and operations, to embed security measures throughout the software development lifecycle and maintain a strong DevSecOps culture;
- Develop and implement strategies, policies, and procedures for security operations, incident response, and vulnerability management;
- Conduct regular security assessments, vulnerability scanning, and penetration testing to proactively identify and address security risks;
- Stay informed about the latest security threats, vulnerabilities, and best practices, and ensure the implementation of robust security controls and measures;
- Provide guidance and support to the organization in adhering to secure coding practices and security-related policies.
Management and Leadership:
- Effectively manage and balance the priorities and resources between the network and security operations teams, ensuring smooth coordination and alignment;
- Foster a collaborative work environment, encouraging knowledge sharing, innovation, and continuous learning among team members;
- Develop and nurture relationships with internal stakeholders and external vendors, ensuring effective collaboration and service delivery;
- Ensure timely and accurate reporting on network and security operations, including performance metrics, incident response, and vulnerability management;
- Stay abreast of industry trends, emerging technologies, and best practices related to both network and security operations.
You will be a good fit for our team if you:
- Kubernetes, Docker;
- Prometheus, Grafana;
- Haproxy, Nginx;
- Ansible, Terraform, SaltStack
- Proven experience in managing network and/or security operations teams, with a strong understanding of networking concepts, protocols, and technologies;
- In-depth knowledge of security principles, best practices, and industry standards, along with experience in incident response and vulnerability management;
- Demonstrated experience in configuring and troubleshooting network infrastructure components, including whiteboxes, load balancers, and interconnects;
- Familiarity with DevSecOps practices and tools for secure software development;
- Strong leadership and management skills, with the ability to balance priorities, allocate resources effectively, and foster collaboration among team members;
- Excellent analytical, problem-solving, and decision-making abilities;
- Effective communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to engage and build relationships with stakeholders at all levels;
- Strong organizational and project management skills, with the ability to meet deadlines and deliver results.
What do we offer:
- Relocation to company offices in Kazakhstan or Cyprus;
- Modern MacBook Pro and other equipment necessary for work;
- Unlimited opportunities for professional and career growth, regular external and internal training from our partners;
- Partially or fully paid additional training courses, English classes with a teacher in the office;
- Personal growth programs in which we set goals and move towards them together;
- Become part of an international team of professionals and just good people who together create one of the coolest success stories in the global IT industry;