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open positionsFrom Support Analysts, System Engineers to System Administrators, A2 Hosting has a number of exciting career opportunities for you. Our distributed team setup means you can work remotely from home allowing us to hire the very best candidates! Just click on each position to learn about each career opportunity. We look forward to seeing your job applications and hopefully speaking with you!

Job Overview

Are you a passionate Systems Administrator/Architect or Platform Engineer looking for a new challenge? Do you have laser focus to provide the best products and services that will ensure an awesome customer experience? Are you naturally curious and a Team player? If so, we have the perfect opportunity for you!

As a Systems Platform Engineer at A2 Hosting you will help us further develop our platforms and products as we continue to grow! A2 Hosting is a premier high-performance Linux and Windows hosting company with clients around the world and this position is an integral part of the Operations Team providing exceptional products and services.

We are looking for an experienced individual ready to join our global team to continually improve upon our existing product platforms and to keep us up-to-date with new and innovative products and technologies.

This role is open for applications who can work within any of the four US time zones. This position is 100% remote and you can work anywhere in the world.

 

At A2 Hosting our Core Values guide the work that we do. You might fit in well at A2 if these values describe you:

Passionate - We take pride in what we do
Collaborative - We think about the team first
Customer Focused - We are empathetic and respectful
Curious - We desire to learn and do better

Typical Duties and Responsibilities

  • Conduct new product R&D and competitive analysis.

  • Troubleshoot production issues and coordinate with the Infrastructure, Support and Technical Operations teams.

  • Design, develop, and implement software integrations based on user feedback.

  • Implement automation tools and frameworks (CI/CD pipelines).

  • Create new tools and improve on existing tools to help automate tasks for our Technical Operations and Support teams supporting our Operations as a Service initiative.

  • Maintain and improve service quality and reliability across our complex set of services.

  • Coordinate with vendors to debug and fix upstream issues. 

  • Document configuration standards, troubleshooting steps and platform designs.

  • Design, implement and optimize the company’s Windows computing architecture.

  • Conduct systems tests for security, performance, and availability.

  • Develop and maintain design and troubleshooting documentation.

  • Participate in an on-call rotation.

Minimum Qualifications

  • 8+ years Linux system administration experience.

  • Expert knowledge with configuration management systems and the ability to write new modules and modify existing modules (cfEngine, Salt, etc.) 

  • Expert knowledge securing and configuring public facing Linux servers and services.

  • Excellent understanding of web server software, HTML, PHP and the ability to troubleshoot advanced errors.

  • Experience installing, configuring and troubleshooting software on the command line (SSH).

  • Expertise working in an Agile environment.

  • Working knowledge of at least one programming language (preferably Python) and code versioning tools such as Git (preferably in conjunction with GitLab).

  • Strong problem-solving attitude.

  • Ability to work on your own or as a team in a fast-paced and constantly changing environment.

  • Excellent verbal and written English communication skills.

Desired Qualifications

  • Windows system administration experience (IIS, Microsoft SQL Server, etc.)

  • Experience with web hosting software such as cPanel, Plesk, WHMCS, Kayako.

 

What we offer:

  • Subsidized health insurance; dental and vision coverage also available (for US Team Members only)
  • Paid parental leave
  • Company-matching 401k, traditional or Roth (for US Team Members only)
  • Personal Time Off (PTO) Bank
  • Company sponsored life and disability insurance (for US Team Members only)
  • Annual company events such as summer BBQs and holiday parties

If you'd like to apply to our team, please submit a resume and cover letter telling us why you would be a great fit for our team.

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Job Overview:

A2 Hosting is growing faster than ever. Our software development team has a critical role in creating, maintaining, and designing the internal systems our staff rely on to do their jobs effectively. These tools include our billing system, helpdesk, shopping cart, and even custom WordPress plugins our customers use. 

The software development team follows Agile practices and that has served us well. In order to keep up with our rapid growth, our software platforms and project planning need to evolve. You will be coming on board at time where you can directly influence those changes. A2 is looking for passionate developers who can help us get to that next growth point.

At A2 Hosting, our Core Values guide the work that we do. You might fit in well at A2 if these values describe you:

Passionate - We take pride in what we do

Collaborative - We think about the team first

Customer Focused - We are empathetic and respectful

Curious - We desire to learn and do better

Software Developers are an integral part of the A2 Hosting team.  We are growing development teams that are dedicated to embracing agile best practices & principles.  We remotely pair program, test first, and own the code from inception into production. If you are experienced with and interested in a collaborative, remote, team-oriented approach to full stack web development, the A2 Hosting Software Development team might be the perfect fit for you!

International candidates are encouraged to apply!  You must be fluent in English, and be able to work collaboratively between the approximate hours of 09:00 - 17:00 US Eastern Time Zone.

What you’ll do:

  • Collaboratively write fully tested, clean, high quality code

  • Find creative and innovative approaches to complex problems

  • Actively participate in and sometimes lead design and architecture decisions

  • Work, learn and lead in a remote cross-functional agile team

  • Grow your skills and continue to advance your craft

Skills & Qualifications:

Must have:

  • Excellent communication skills and comfort with working in a remote agile development environment

  • Drive and motivation to learn, lead and contribute

  • Experience and comfort with object oriented principles, design and techniques

  • Experience with responsive web application software development (HTML, CSS, JavaScript)

  • We work primarily in PHP, so you should have deep experience with at least one general purpose programming language, and either have PHP experience or be comfortable quickly picking it up

  • Experience with SQL databases

  • 10 years of experience in a program language

Bonus Points:

  • Experience in other programming languages and frameworks a plus, e.g. Angular, TypeScript, Laravel

  • Comfortable with penguins, proficiency in linux command line

  • Experience with TDD, test automation, CI/CD, Docker, Gitlab/Github, version control systems e.g. git

  • Good understanding of DevOps and a customer focus

  • Experience working on a remote development team

  • Extensive experience in consuming APIs

What we offer:

  • Subsidized health insurance, dental and vision coverage also available

  • Paid parental leave

  • Company-matching 401k, traditional or Roth

  • Short-term and long-term disability coverage

  • Company provided life insurance

  • Paid Time Off (PTO) bank of hours to be used for vacations, holidays and sick time

  • Online training through Udemy and other providers

If you'd like to join our team, please submit your resume!

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