Global Engineering

Application Analyst

Montevideo

Why Verifone

For more than 30 years Verifone has established a remarkable record of leadership in the electronic payment technology industry. Verifone has one of the leading electronic payment solutions brands and is one of the largest providers of electronic payment systems worldwide.

Verifone has a diverse, dynamic and fast paced work environment in which employees are focused on results and have opportunities to excel. We take pride in the fact that we work with leading retailers, merchants, banks, and third party partners to invent and deliver innovative payments solution around the world. We strive for excellence in our products and services, and are obsessed with customer happiness. Across the globe, Verifone employees are leading the payments industry through experience, innovation, and an ambitious spirit. Whether it’s developing the next platform of secure payment systems or searching for new ways to bring electronic payments to new markets, the team at Verifone is dedicated to the success of our customers, partners and investors. It is this passion for innovation that drives each one of our employees for personal and professional success. 

About the role

Should have expertise in Problem Solving and Troubleshooting
Experience in supporting microservices, API gateways, REST APIs
Experience in database scripting, performance tuning on DB technologies like PostgreSQL, MongoDB, MySQL etc.
Exposure in Microservices architecture and Kafka distributed Architecture
Administer and resolve applications issues, provide updates and perform root cause analysis.
Ensuring that applications are fully operational, and any loss of service is restored in a timely and efficient manner
Manage all production system and recommend ways to optimize performance and provide solution to problems and prepare reports for all problems
Plan execute and implement applications and configuration change procedures to ensure optimal Quality assurance for all applications.
Provide support and identify the issues and prepare appropriate documentation for all issues and solutions
Engage with the production support and development team throughout the life-cycle to help build for reliability.
Supervise all alerts related to application and system procedures and provide services proactively.
Coordinate with teams and resolve all complex application and system issues.
Exposure to Linux platform and scripting language
Preparing maintenance plans and upgrading schedules for the various systems
What qualifications will you need to be successful? 


App & DB: NoSQL DB (MongoDB), API Gateways (Kong), Stream-processing (Kafka)
OS: Linux based Apps/DB
Other: End to End Application support experience, problem solving skills

Experience
Overall 10 + years of experience in Application support/Architect role with hands-on in different linux based applications

Secondary Skills

Ability to work with operations/Devops support
Ability to work closely with other teams in terms of operations support that are related to Kafka
Familiar with configuration management like Puppet/Chef would be preferred
Engage with the production support and development team throughout the life-cycle to help build for reliability.
Ability to learn and apply new technologies quickly. Eagerness to learn new things.
Experience in administrating Kafka platform which includes creating a backup & mirroring of Kafka Cluster brokers, broker sizing, topic sizing, h/w sizing, performance monitoring, broker security, topic security, consumer/producer access management (ACL)
Experience of Kafka Producer/Consumer Microservices concepts and Kafka distributed Architecture.
 

Verifone is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. Verifone is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.

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