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Senior Digital Platforms Engineer

Qurate Retail Group Global Business ServicesAbout the company

  • Wielicka 30, Kraków
    Kraków, Lesser Poland
  • Offer expired 14 days ago
  • Remote recruitment
  • contract of employment
  • full-time
  • senior specialist (Senior)

Qurate Retail Group Global Business Services

Wielicka 30


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About the project

The Digital Platform Engineering team performs Web Application, Web Server, and Technology Platform level management and support of QVC’s Digital / E-commerce platforms, including QVC.com and QVC’s global e-commerce websites. This group is responsible for the administration, configuration, and monitoring of these platforms in a 24/7, highly available, and geo-clustered Web-based environment.

Your responsibilities

  • Plays an active technical role in the planning phase of new projects and may serve as a technical expert in one or more technologies in place to sustain / build out the platform

  • Analyzes business requirements for system infrastructure, collaborating with Software Engineering and Core Infrastructure Engineering to define the non-functional aspects of business solutions

  • Implements hardware and systems software upgrades to existing servers

  • Solves inoperability issues and acts as a Go-to person for system infrastructure in one or more technologies

  • Collaborates with Software, DevOps, and Infrastructure engineering teams testing and implementing systems and releases

  • Deploys, installs, and configures the components of the system infrastructure

  • Works closely with internal customers to determine their strategic business requirements and measures system performance against expectations

Our requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a Computer related field or equivalent years of related technical experience

  • At least 5 years of applicable experience in Web Server Administration and Web-based applications using Apache, Java Application Servers (JVM containers), and Java (Spring, and other open source frameworks exposure) e.g. Apache, Tomcat, Websphere, Adobe Experience Manager (AEM) preferably

  • Experience administering server operating systems (mainly Linux) and web-based applications

  • Expertise in API routing and management e.g NGINX preferably

  • Solid understanding of various industry standard protocols and services (TCP/IP, DNS, DHCP, NTP, SNMP, Active Directory, etc.)

  • Proficiency in Scripting and Web Applications deployments automation (e.g Powershell, Ansible, Terraform, Puppet, etc.)

  • Load balancing and network infrastructure to maintain highly available platforms

  • Experience managing code deployments with multiple complex environments

  • Experience working with site performance tools at various levels, external synthetic monitoring, and overall platform health

  • Working knowledge of Content Delivery Networks

  • Experience effectively supporting projects in a cross-functional environment utilizing the above technologies

  • Displays strong teamwork and interpersonal skills with immediate management levels, including both verbal and written (documentation) communication skills

  • Highly motivated and independent; good at prioritization and results oriented

  • Exceptional problem-solving skills and attention to details

  • A self-learner, ability to effectively adapt to rapidly changing technology and apply it to business needs, and integrate multiple tools together to solve business problems

  • Good knowledge of English in speaking and writing


  • Previous experience in software development (coding) is a plus

  • Storage Methodologies experience is a plus

  • Proficiency in Javascript and Web Application technologies

  • Familiarity with SQL based query languages

  • Proficient UNIX/Linux skills (including, bash, shell, etc.)

  • Application Performance Management (APM) experience (e.g. Dynatrace, AppDynamics, nagios, etc.)

  • Experience with live and static video delivery over the Internet in various industry standard formats

  • Willingness to participate in on-call support. 24/7 production support experience is beneficial

What we offer

  • Being a part of the international team and exposure to our global business and how we work across a variety of markets including, the US, UK, Germany, Italy

  • Open and trusted teamwork in which we value fun along the way

  • Casual atmosphere

  • Attractive benefits that include among others private medical care, life insurance, myBenefit platform, MultiSport, employee referral program

  • Development possibilities like trainings, meetups, conferences and e-learning platforms access (e.g. Pluralsight)

  • Benefits

  • private medical care

  • life insurance

  • flexible working time

  • integration events

  • no dress code

  • coffee / tea

  • employee referral program

Qurate Retail Group Global Business Services

The Qurate Retail Group offers the most engaging shopping experiences, combining the best of retail, media and social. In addition to being the world leader in video commerce, the Qurate Retail Group is #3 in ecommerce in North America and #3 in mobile commerce in the US.

The Qurate Retail Group consists of eight leading retail brands: QVC, HSN, zulily, Ballard Designs, Frontgate, Garnet Hill, Grandin Road and Improvements and reaches over 360 million homes worldwide through 17 television networks and multiple ecommerce sites, social pages, mobile apps, print catalogs and in-store destinations .The Qurate Retail Group delivers increasingly personalized content to customers through data analytics and machine learning.

Qurate Retail Group Global Business Services center in Cracow is a member of the Quarte family that offers world-class Finance, HR, IT and Legal services to Quarte team members in Germany, Italy, Poland, the United Kingdom and the United States. Our GBS Centre is an exceptional facility, with an efficient and remarkable design and culture.

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