Ascend Group Co., Ltd.

Site Reliability Engineer (True Money)

Ascend Group Co., Ltd.
Salary provided
Posted on 27 Oct 2020

Site Reliability Engineer (True Money)

Ascend Group Co., Ltd.

Job Highlights

  • Operating and refining our revenue platform
  • ๊Understanding of cloud-native architect
  • Automation for reducing toil workloads

Job Description

Our Ascend vision is to create life opportunities with innovative digital services. We are blessed to be operating in ASEAN, where we are able to help one of the world’s largest populations of underbanked, the people from some of the poorest provinces who are disregarded by traditional banks.  So many lives are waiting for our help.

In 2017, we served over 30 million customers in 6 countries (Thailand, Cambodia, Myanmar, Vietnam, Indonesia, Philippines), and processed over 4.5 billion USD. This makes us by far the largest fintech company in SE Asia, and growing quickly.

As a member of our esteemed System Operations team, you will be helping to bring this vision to reality by leveraging the most modern cloud-native technologies.  At Ascend, you will be part of a team who are directly responsible for improving the lives of millions.

Key Responsibilities 

  • Operating and refining our revenue platform, growing and adapting it to support the needs of the business agility with Can-Do attitude.
  • Possess an understanding of cloud-native architectures, and be familiar with implementations involving service discovery, circuit breakers, client side load balancing, and other architectural patterns related to elastic hybrid infrastructure.
  • Transform manual operation tasks to Self-Service & automation for reducing toil workloads.
  • Administrate Virtualization Infrastructure (VMware, Hyper-V, etc.)
  • Administrate Public Cloud infrastructure (AWS, GCP, Huawei Cloud, AliCloud, Nipa cloud)
  • Administrate Private Cloud infrastructure (OpenStack, OpenNebula, vCloud, etc.)
  • Support on taking part in our on-call shift rotation.

Prerequisites / Essential Skills:

  • Bachelor's Degree or higher in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Technology or related fields. We are more interested in passion for technology and what you are capable of, than we are in academic qualification.
  • Hands-on experience with a large scale IT infrastructure for 2-6 years.
  • Well knowledges of OS Deployment, manage server and storage hardware by Redfish-API
  • Strong knowledge & experienced in Unix/Linux OS, including IT networking foundation
  • Keen on or familiarity with Site Reliability Engineering methodology by Google SRE book
  • Understanding DevOps culture (CI/CD, build, deploy and test application)
  • Good knowledge of Configuration Management Tools like Ansible, Puppet, Chef
  • Well understanding of Infrastructure as Code, such as Terraform, Packer, Vagrant, Helm
  • Experienced in advance scripting using Shell, Python, PowerShell, Jinja2, etc.
  • Experienced in IAAS - Private Cloud architecture (VMWare, OpenStack, Nutanix)
  • A positive, can-do attitude, who naturally expresses a high degree of empathy to others.
  • Strong knowledges of IT Security as well as identity and authentication management

Desired / Optional Skills:

  • Experienced in Docker Container Orchestration (Especially Openshift and Kubernetes)
  • Experienced in Centralized Logging System (Elasticsearch, Logstash, Kibana, etc.)
  • Experienced in Monitoring System (Prometheus & Grafana / Zabbix) is a plus
  • Experienced in Public Cloud Technologies such as AWS, GCP, Azure, Huawei Cloud
  • Experienced in Automation tools, such as RunDeck, Ansible Tower, AWX
  • Experienced in Development Platform based on Kubernetes / Openshift Platform
  • Experienced in Messaging System, such as Kafka is a plus

Additional Information

Career Level
Years of Experience
3 years
Job Type
Full Time, Permanent

Company Overview

About Ascend Group

Ascend Group is more than just a family of tech companies: it’s being part of the change to create opportunities for millions of lives and businesses through world-class digital platforms and services in Southeast Asia. At the heart of all Ascenders is the passion to unleash the power of technology to uplift the standards of living and businesses. To us, technology is the means we solve the problems people and businesses face each day, and enable us to disrupt the way we live, enjoy and thrive today and into the future.

Ascend Group comprises of several affiliated businesses with reputable brands on the market:

Ascend Money:Fintech & E-Payment

  • TrueMoney
  • Ascend Nano 

Ascend Commerce:E-Commerce / E-Procurement /Fulfillment

  • WeLoveShopping
  • WeMall
  • WeFresh
  • Pantavanij
  • Ascend Travel
  • Egg Digital 
  • Aden

Digital Enablers:Data Center & Cloud Service Provider

  • TrueIDC

If you want to be part of the change to transform our region towards brighter tomorrows, we welcome you to apply and join our team today! Apply now for the opportunity to be proud in having a truly meaningful and rewarding career that awaits you. 


  • Five-day work week
  • Flexible working hours
  • Life insurance
  • Medical insurance
  • Performance bonus
  • Provident Fund    

Additional Company Information

Benefits & Others
Dental insurance, Five-day work week, Flexible working hours, Free shuttle bus, Life insurance, Medical insurance, Performance bonus, Work from home