Senior DevOps Engineer | Kharkiv or remote work from Kyiv
FinTech, Wealth Management

About the Project

Client: AdvisorEngine

— Wealth management platform for financial advisors and investors
— Used by dozens of thousands of financial advisors
— Raised over $55 million in investor capital to help fuel our future growth
— Company size: 60+ people
— Acquired 4 other companies: NestEgg, Junxure, WealthMinder, Kredible
— Headquartered in New York, USA
— Current team at INSART: 15+ software engineers in Kharkiv and Kyiv, Ukraine
—Team is made up of designers, enterprise technologists, data scientists, futurists and business builders
— Believe that the future of financial advice is personal, scientific and beautiful
—Working with us you will gain strong knowledge in wealth management, portfolio management, financial goal-based planning, brokerage and other financial things


Technical Skills

     We are looking for a Senior DevOps engineer to build and manage the next generation of Wealth Management systems, with a focus on system stability, performance, and monitoring. This position requires a lot of hands-on experience as well as the ability to improvise and be successful in a fast-paced start-up environment.

  •  Strong Linux skills (RedHat or Ubuntu) with respect to operations, and troubleshooting.
  • Experience operating, tuning, and troubleshooting PostgreSQL in Production as well as database design, backup, and restoration.
  • Operational experience with Kubernetes, Flannel, Docker and HashiCorp Products in Production.
  • Strong demonstrated experience in Python, Java, and Shell Scripting.
  • Expert experience with operations and DevOps on the AWS technology.
  • Expert experience with automation/configuration management using Ansible, Chef, or Puppet; CI/CD tools, such as Jenkins, Artifactory, GIT, etc.
  • The ability to project manage or act as project lead while providing subject matter expertise and technical direction.
  • Strong experience with APM tools such as Dynatrace, NewRelic, AppDynamics, as well as Log Analysis and Monitoring tools such as Splunk, CloudWatch, Dynatrace, Nagios, SysDig, etc.

Bonus Skills

  • Experience in network security (DNS, VPN/VPC, IDS/IPS, Subnets/Security Groups/Network ACLs) and technologies supporting compliance (HA/DR, Identity Management, Key Management, WAF and others.
  • Experience with BGP and Cloud Network Design (AWS, AZURE, and GCP).
  • Experience with F5 Big-IP, Citrix Netscaler, and other firewalling and Load Balancing Products.
  • Experience with CoreOS and Techtonic Clusters.
  • Experience managing vpn solutions incorporating 2FA.
  • Understanding of security best practices for banking procedures (ideally PCI knowledge)
  • Experience with Mesos.


  • Manage highly scalable and available distributed systems on cloud-based platforms.
  • Automate everything — write automation and configuration management code to build scalable, reliable and secure systems.
  • Identify key system metrics and ensure adequate monitoring coverage for new and existing services.
  • Build monitoring, supervision and resiliency mechanisms to observe, react to, and maintain platform health and performance.
  • Manage deployments, upgrades, configurations in a controlled, pre-production and production environment with tight operating perimeters.
  • Verify the functionality of components and services and ensures deployment meets expectations; Design, create, and document test plans, possibly code a custom test automation framework.
  • Work on complex, major or highly visible tasks in support of multiple projects that require multiple areas of expertise.
  • Plan and execute ongoing routine application maintenance tasks, such as production support, and troubleshooting existing information systems; Identify errors and deficiencies as well as develop long and short-term solutions. Keep up-to-date with security patches and proactively address security vulnerabilities and compliance.
  • Analyze a variety of approaches to a DevOps problem — provide pros and cons of different approaches to the team to arrive at an agreed upon direction.
  • Gather and understanding business requirements with a focus on business outcomes.


We Offer

  • Full-time position
  • Work in friendly and professional team
  • Comfortable office located in the center of Kharkiv (Pushkinskaya metro station)
  • Paid sick-list
  • 3 weeks of paid vacation
  • Paid benefits for self-development
  • Corporate library
  • English classes
  • Corporate club (for some relax during workday)
  • Corporate events (birthdays, holidays, etc.)
  • Tea, coffee, milk, juice, fruits, snacks, and cookies =)

Ready to Apply?

Or just write us
Angelika Chalapko
Angelika Chalapko
Senior IT Recruiter
P: +38-050-642-36-82
S: angelika_chalapko
Anastasia Radutna
Anastasia Radutna
IT Recruiter
P: +38-063-84-78-154
S: nancy_rad