DC Network Engineer

Tech · Remote, Illinois
Department Tech
Employment Type Consultant or Full Time (Based on Country of Residence)
Minimum Experience Experienced

About White Hat Gaming


Founded in 2012, White Hat Gaming (WHG) is an online casino technology and services company with offices in Malta, London, Gibraltar, Chicago, and Cape Town. With a global team of over 550 specialists, we provide market-leading content, including Kambi Sportsbook and over 100 leading games providers.

We promote and foster a highly collaborative environment, offering complete flexibility and autonomy to our staff. As we grow rapidly, we continue to maintain a start-up atmosphere where we help each other and take a holistic approach to our day-to-day responsibilities.


In Summary:

White Hat Gaming is seeking a mid-level engineers to apply their technical skills in a fast-paced and complex environment. Having a working knowledge of server hardware and the desire to participate in projects at multiple datacentres is central to this role. This position will work to resolve and diagnose server issues at scale, escalate issues and work with remote engineering teams. Additionally, this role will work within the rack lifecycle processes with a focus on helping build out and enable cloud-scale to compute and storage environments. Solid communication skills are a requirement for this role. This person should enjoy working in a fast-paced environment where adaptability and flexibility will be key to their success. The successful candidate will be able to work independently and within groups. The position involves:

  • Working remotely and traveling to DC sites when required. 
  • Approaching and working closely with people from every business function
  • Agreeing with business and technical staff what solutions are needed
  • Not being phased by the strange variety of things that need doing in a small growing company
  • Being proactive and not just waiting to be told the next thing to do


The job:

  • First point of contact for break-fix technicians
  • Accountable for assisting with projects (new capacity as well as retrofits) and repairs throughout the datacentre
  • Understand and initial analysis to debug hardware, and Linux OS related issues
  • Demonstrate personal leadership Identifying and helping to create documentation for the global datacentre knowledge base
  • Managing and configuring network equipment, ideally with Meraki MX experience
  • Assist with process improvements and best practices in datacentre operations
  • Participate in on-call rotation (once a month on call for a week after hours, the first point of contact)
  • Knowledge of Linux and server hardware repairs
  • Experience modifying and developing in Python, SQL, and/or shell scripting
  • Working conceptual knowledge of technologies such as HTTP, DNS, RAID, and DHCP


What you already have:

  • Experience in working both independently to get a job done, and collaboratively with the SRE/DevOps team
  • Experience of operating in a fast-paced environment, to tight deadlines, and exacting quality standards 
  • Self-motivation and drive to deliver excellent products to customers


How we approach things:

  • Medium-sized company with a start-up culture and a can-do ethos.
  • We focus on getting stuff done, not on the process or management hierarchy.
  • Working remotely but communicating regularly.
  • Open-door policy across all levels and departments.
  • An inclusive environment with staff from all around the world.


What we offer:

  • A mostly remote and flexible working schedule. 
  • Generous time off varied based on the country of residence.
  • Training on the job.
  • Opportunity to progress within the company, not limited to one department or team.
  • Hardware & Software allowance or work equipment is provided to make sure you have all the right tools to get the job done.


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  • Location
    Remote, Illinois
  • Department
    Tech
  • Employment Type
    Consultant or Full Time (Based on Country of Residence)
  • Minimum Experience
    Experienced