Job description

Our Global IT team is looking for an experienced system administrator with Python programming skills. In this position, you’ll participate in both the creation of new systems supporting Opera’s IT environment and ensuring that the existing ones operate smoothly.

Technology Stack

  • Linux / Windows / macOS
  • Git
  • Puppet/Ansible
  • Bash
  • Python programming
  • OpenLDAP
  • JIRA

Work methodology



  • Maintaining and improving Opera’s Global IT employee supporting systems
  • Participating in Global IT Team duties on a large scale, multi-datacenter IT infrastructure
  • Troubleshooting of complex IT problems
  • Providing training to team members and preparing documentation
  • Constantly hunting for IT environment improvements and automation opportunities


  • At least 3-4 years of relevant IT administration experience
  • Strong, analytical problem solving with customer service skills
  • Experience in maintaining, improving, and troubleshooting of Linux-based IT environments
  • Sufficient networking background to solve issues on the edge of OS and Network domains (IPv4 and v6, DHCP, PXE, IPMI, DNS, iptables, TCP/IP and ISO/OSI models)
  • Python programming skills
  • Familiarity with configuration management tools (Ansible, Puppet)
  • Ability to speak and write in English fluently (C1)
  • Virtualization knowledge will be an asset
  • Familiarity with Windows (Windows Server & Active Directory) and macOS will be an asset