IT Operations Senior Systems Engineer

Published on July 11, 2024

Alo! Airalo is the world’s first eSIM store that helps people connect in over 200+ countries and regions across the globe. We are building the next digital service that revolutionizes the telecom industry. We are a travel-tech company and an equal-opportunity environment that values and executes diversity, inclusion, and equity. Our team is spread across 50+ countries and six continents. What glues us together is our commitment to changing the way you connect.

About Airalo
Alo! Airalo is the world’s first eSIM store that helps people connect in over 200+ countries and regions across the globe. We are building the next digital service that revolutionizes the telecom industry. We are a travel-tech company and an equal-opportunity environment that values and executes diversity, inclusion, and equity. Our team is spread across 50+ countries and six continents. What glues us together is our commitment to changing the way you connect. 

About you
We hope that you care deeply about the quality of your work, the intrinsic worth of tasks, and the success of your team. You are self-disciplined and do not require micromanagement in terms of your skillset and work ethic. You do your best to flourish as an individual every day while working hard to foster a collaborative team environment. You believe in the importance of being — and staying — authentic, honest, positive, and kind. You are a good interlocutor with clear and concise communication. You are able to manage multiple projects, have an analytical mind, pay keen attention to detail, and love to get your hands dirty. You are cognizant, tolerant, and welcoming of vulnerabilities and cultural differences.

About the Role
Position: Full-time / Employee
Location: Remote-first 
Benefits: Health Insurance, work-from-anywhere stipend, annual wellness & learning credits, annual all-expenses-paid company retreat in a gorgeous destination & other benefits

The IT Operations Senior Systems Engineer is pivotal in helping shape the future of how our Internal Users work . The Systems Engineer will have a big role in building out  Automation within the IT Org, as well as being a POC/Escalation point for the IT Ops Team.

With this role being the first of its kind at Airalo, You will be responsible for helping with building out structures and processes for the team, an eye for continuous process improvement , always looking for ways to improve our internal user experience. If you enjoy working in a fast-paced environment, possess strong interpersonal skills, and have a passion for technology and telecommunications, we encourage you to explore further.
Responsibilities:
  • Identify and solve team, organizational, and business IT infrastructure problems
  • Making technical decisions on behalf of the department and organization
  • Joint collaboration with Compliance, IT, People, and Security team members for improving automation efficiency, security posture, and vulnerability management
  • Designing and developing software that improves back office automation
  • Participate in the Global IT planning process and ensure architectural designs and principles are incorporated in enterprise implementations
  • Provide senior level direction to the Information Technology team, assist with mentoring and providing technical guidance to more junior staff members
  • Build roadmaps for acquiring, integrating, and implementing high-value technology and processes. Oversee efforts (e.g. proof of concepts) to measure and prove new technology value
  • Create and manage access policies to improve security and adhere to compliance standards
  • Build and maintain cross-functional relationships with internal teams to drive initiatives
  • Work with Security, PeopleOps and IT to develop automated onboarding and offboarding processes
 Must haves:
  • Experience administering SaaS applications such as MDM and IDP Solutions 
  • In-depth knowledge of identity and access management concepts and practices
  • Developing automation workflows and integrations for repetitive or manual tasks
  • 5+ years of experience in user support in a cloud-first modern IT environment
Good to haves:
  • Knowledge in one of the following scripting languages - Python or Ruby
  • Experience with workflow automation and Saas tools that can deliver on that such as, but not limited to Okta, Jumpcloud, Zapier etc
  • Experience in supporting other departments with high priority projects 
  • Experience with HRIS systems 
  • Cloud computing administration experience (AWS/GCP)
  • Have strong fundamental knowledge of security best practices
If you are interested in this position, please apply via the link.

Please note that our Engineering team works in the CET timezone, so candidates will need to reside in countries with the same time zone or similar to it and will need to already have permit to work in the country where they are based.

We sincerely thank all applicants in advance for submitting their interest in this opportunity with Airalo.