Chengbao is leading the way to a more private and secure digital world. The company makes cybersecurity software for consumers in over 200 countries.
Systems Administrator and DevOps
Hong Kong
About us

At Chengbao, we're leading the way to a more private and secure digital world. Consumers in over 180 countries around the globe rely on our industry-leading cybersecurity software and services.

We are an international tech company with a team of 300+ worldwide and a core team of 70 based in Hong Kong. We're profitable, growing, and just getting started.

We hire world-class developers, product managers, and marketers in the industry, and give them the tools to succeed. Together, we ship beautiful, usable software for desktop and mobile that our customers use and love every day.

We invest heavily in automated tests and follow the Continuous Delivery methodology for our server-side apps, meaning we ship features as soon as they're ready. When automated tests are green, we know it's safe to deploy.

Ready to do the best work of your life? We've built just the place.

We're looking for SysAdmin and DevOps talent

We're looking for SysAdmin and DevOps talent to join our team building user-friendly online services for consumers. We run high-scale services used by more than a hundred thousand people worldwide. Our company combines the best of being financially successful with the culture of a start-up.

We're open to candidates with varying levels of experience. Junior or very senior, please talk to us!


Responsibilities can include any or all of the following:
  • Systems admin: Maintain several hundred Ubuntu servers running network applications. Provision new servers as we grow. Pro-actively keep them running well, and respond to outages if necessary. All our servers are leased in remote data-centers. We never visit them physically. The datacenter is responsible for the hardware, and you manage the OS and applications.
  • Devops: Develop software to provision, manage and monitor your servers more efficiently. We currently use a combination of Ansible, Shell scripts, Nagios, Ruby and Python, and you'd build on this.
  • Application development: Help develop new distributed network applications.

Profile of an ideal candidate

  • Super-smart, excited about building well-designed systems, eager to learn and continually improve his or her skills
  • Experienced Linux sysadmin, skilled at troubleshooting system or network issues
  • Great at writing shell scripts
  • Fluent in at least one other programming language
  • Deep understanding of general networking (non-cisco)
  • Nice to have: experience with Ansible or similar tools like Puppet or Chef
  • Nice to have: experience with creating and maintaining documentation
  • Good written English communication. You'll do most of your writing in English. Speaking can be in Cantonese.
  • In general, we're looking for someone with raw smarts and potential who can easily learn the specific skills needed for our work.

This position

  • Attractive compensation and benefits
  • Flexible working hours and a healthy work-life balance
  • Work in a challenging, collaborative, and fun environment

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