Technical Support Engineer / Developer
Tucows and Ascio have been working on the Internet since the days when people unironically called it the Information Superhighway.
Today, through our combined brands, we are the second largest domain wholesaler in the world with 25 million domains under management. We’re also doing all kinds of interesting things, including running an MVNO cell phone
service (Ting) and building true fiber to the premises networks in towns and cities across the US (Ting Internet). We offer individual and small business domains and integration with various popular platforms (Hover).
We’re a team of over 600 people serving tens of millions of customers around the world. Our growth has been incredible, smart and measured (NASDAQ: TCX, TSX: TC). Our success is built on a solid technical and financial foundation.
About the opportunity
You love the Internet. Not just using the Internet but the Internet itself; net neutrality, the open Internet, and all that important stuff. You will be helping to design, develop and maintain services and features using various technologies to help the business deliver features and products within the domain industry. We work in real-time on live systems… so it requires a steady hand and a cool head.
You’ll be joining a team of highly skilled and experienced professionals. Our office is a 1st class modern one on the 10th floor of the Copenhagen Towers in Ørestaden, Copenhagen. We offer an affordable lunch in our canteen, a staff club, pension and a good and informal working atmosphere.
What we do
Now, this is a bit complicated, so hang on:
We are a domain registrar. We register and update domains for our customers.
We do this for hundreds of top-level domains, TLDs like .COM. Each TLD has its own technical requirements, and these are constantly changing. New TLDs are also appearing at a regular rate. The companies that run each TLD are
Your job is to configure and adapt our systems to such changes and additions.
What you’ll be doing
You will be involved in configuring, scripting and programming our systems to interact with each registry, as well as controlling how each TLD is processed. You will be communicating with registries all over the globe.
Over time you will become able to understand business requirements and translate them into technology.
Example tasks include setting up and maintaining functionality in the following areas:
- Registry connections
- Order workflows
- Validation rules
- Data reconciliation and migration projects
The job includes having an on-call duty, which you will be compensated for separately.
You may have a Datamatiker degree, or consider yourself a web developer. Most importantly, you’re a quick learner. You have good communication skills and you are proficient in English. You are self-propelled and team-spirited. You have knowledge of and experience with a good number of the following
- Regular expressions
Knowledge of the domain industry is a huge advantage.
Contact us / apply
To apply, please send your CV to Development Manager Tómas Gudmundsson, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Feel free to call Tómas if you have questions: +45 27 53 61 31.
Ascio Technologies / Tucows
Ørestads Boulevard 108, 10
2300 København S
Please note that we can only consider applicants who are present in the area that are able to attend an interview at our office with short notice.