Technical Support Engineer, Skyvera (Remote) – $20,000/year USD

Nairobi County, Nairobi, Kenya
March 2, 2024
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Job Description

Crossover is the world’s #1 source of full-time remote jobs. Our clients offer top-tier pay for top-tier talent. We’re recruiting this role for our client, Skyvera. Have you got what it takes?

Dive into the heart of telecom innovation with Skyvera, where we lead the industry’s leap to the public cloud, transforming traditional IT management with groundbreaking cloud-based solutions. We’re searching for an engineer who will ensure our solutions meet and exceed the rigorous demands for reliability, scalability, and flexibility in today’s fast-evolving tech landscape. This is where your mastery of DevOps principles and cloud technologies comes in.

In this role, you will ensure the precision and reliability of our Kubernetes deployments, optimizing for efficiency and stability. You will be crucial in validating configurations, executing deployment plans with pinpoint accuracy, and setting up comprehensive monitoring to preempt and resolve potential issues. Your ability to scale and adapt infrastructure to changing requirements will ensure robust performance across our services.

In this role, you will be part of a transformative movement in the telco industry, with a front-row seat to the shift towards efficient cloud-based solutions. You will also engage in work that matters, contributing directly to products that empower our customers and drive the industry forward.

If you’re ready to play a pivotal role in the telco revolution, apply to join Skyvera today!

What You Will Be Doing

  • Orchestrate the creation and management of Kubernetes clusters to ensure efficiency and peak performance.
  • Deploy and configure infrastructure components, including hardware, OS, and IP connectivity, for robust services.
  • Facilitate project coordination and technical collaboration, converting customer requirements into product innovations.

What You Won’t Be Doing

  • Wrestling with outdated technologies; our toolkit is as forward-thinking as our approach to the telecom industry.
  • Constant firefighting; we believe in proactive monitoring and prevention
  • Working in isolation; we foster a culture of collaboration and innovation.

Technical Support Engineer Key Responsibilities

  • Architecting streamlined and scalable deployment processes that drastically cut down project delivery timelines and enhance the stability of our entire system.

Basic Requirements

  • At least 2 years of experience in DevOps
  • Proficiency in Docker, Kubernetes, Jenkins, CICD, and Keycloak
  • Familiarity with shell scripting and git commands
  • Familiarity with AI tools (ChatGPT, Gemini, Claude, etc.)

About Skyvera

Skyvera maintains your legacy, on-premise software, while reimagining its cloud-native future.

There is so much to cover for this exciting role, and space here is limited. Hit the Apply button if you found this interesting and want to learn more. We look forward to meeting you!

Working with Crossover

This is a full-time (40 hours per week), long-term position. The position is immediately available and requires entering into an independent contractor agreement with Crossover. The compensation level for this role is $10 USD/hour, which equates to $20,000 USD/year assuming 40 hours per week and 50 weeks per year. The payment period is weekly. Consult for more details on this topic.

What to expect next:

  • You will receive an email with a link to start your self-paced, online job application.
  • Our hiring platform will guide you through a series of online “screening” assessments to check for basic job fit, job-related skills, and finally a few real-world job-specific assignments.

Important! If you do not receive an email from us:

  • First, emails may take up to 15 minutes to send, refresh and check again.
  • Second, check your spam and junk folders for an email from, mark as “Not Spam” since you will receive other emails as well.
  • Third, we will send to whatever email account you indicated on the Apply form – by default, that is the email address you use as your LinkedIn username and it might be different than the one you have already checked.
  • If all else fails, just reset your password by visiting if you already applied using LinkedIn EasyApply.

Crossover Job Code: LJ-5152-KE-Nairobi-TechnicalSuppo.001