Director/AVP - Systems IT

Dream11 – Technology
Technology @ Dream11:
Our tech team is the core of Dream11’s mobile-first cross-platform (desktop + mobile PWA, android & iOS) product serving more than 7.5 Crore users with over 50 million rpm (requests per minute) at peak concurrency.
Our tech stack is hosted on AWS and is built on Cloudfront / AWS API Gateway, NGINX, Node.js / Java, Redis / ElastiCache and MySQL / Cassandra as our end to end stack. Besides these, we heavily use MongoDB, Kinesis, Kafka, RabbitMQ, Spark, Redshift and other cutting-edge tech to keep improving Dream11's performance. As a data-driven team, we also use R, Python and other big data technologies for Machine Learning and Predictive Analytics.

Your Role:

    • Managing overall IT Systems, Networks, IT infrastructure and various applications working across teams
    • Creating an impeccable Data security, backup Infrastructure and managing firewall devices like Fortinet/CyberROM/Sonicwalls
    • Devising and establishing IT policies and systems to support the implementation of strategies
    • Working with Security team for Cloud Infrastructure and Security management
    • Evaluating software/hardware products (free/commercial) and working with vendors, managing licensing Requirements and IT Procurement
    • Working with Automation First Approach and imbibing that culture in the team
    • Managing and guiding the IT Systems team for their professional growth
    • Preparing financial budgets and performance reports.
    • Ensuring reported issues are resolved in defined SLA

Must Haves:

    • 10+ years of experience in Systems Administration with IT/Cloud Infrastructure and Networking
    • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
    • Planned large scale projects and their successful implementation
    • Experience in Security (Kerberos, SAML, NTML), Authentication vs Authorization, and Web Technology concepts and strong understanding of DNS, Email Routing, Email Tracking, SMTP / application Mail Relay
    • Worked on Linux and Windows Servers, with knowledge of scripting
    • Managed large server farms including cloud remotely and in an automated fashion
    • Worked on high level log analysis, performance reports, trend analysis
    • Should be familiar with MacOS operating systems and JAMF

Good to Have:

    • Experience with AWS Cloud
    • Certified courses in Information Security Domain
    • ISO 2700/ ITIL certification