python | Systems Engineer in Pleasanton, CA

Systems Engineer

  • Group A LLC
  • $127,230.00 - 186,920.00 / Year *
  • 4053 Brooks Ct
  • Pleasanton, CA 94588
  • Full-Time
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*LOCAL CANDIDATES ONLY WITH THE ABILITY TO INTERVIEW ONSITE AND WORK IN THE EAST BAY, CALIFORNIA Are you a smart and talented Linux geek looking to join one of the hottest SaaS companies around? Do you enjoy solving problems around scaling to thousands of Linux server systems and building tools to automate anywhere you can? Then look no further! We are looking for a number of Linux Administrators and Engineers to join our Infrastructure Delivery team. In this role, your daily work will have a direct impact on our customers and our business. You ll be responsible for maintenance of our global production and development systems. The ideal candidate will have a solid hands-on background in managing Linux systems with experience in tools to automate systems deployment and management tasks. Responsibilities: Work as a member of a global team managing large 24 x 7 cloud platforms Maintenance and troubleshooting of Linux/Unix servers Building tools to automate server provisioning, management and scaling Work closely with development teams, architects and application teams to deliver multiple projects Skills/Requirements: Technical degree or work experience equivalent Practical experience (education, lab, small business), Building and managing large scale Linux/Unix-based systems Strong knowledge of all layers of the TCP/IP stack and common Internet services/protocols such as SMTP, DNS, LDAP, NTP, HTTP Proficiency in at least one of the following: shell scripting, Perl, Java, Python or Ruby Highly desirable Experience in automating large-scale deployments with modern software configuration management tools (Chef) is desirable Ability to perform routine, repetitive tasks accurately Able to thrive in a fast paced, high energy and fun work environment Good verbal & written communication skills and demonstrated ability to collaborate across teams and organizations - provided by Dice
SMTP, DNS, LDAP, NTP, HTTP, shell scripting, Perl, Java, Python or Ruby

Associated topics: equipment, ip, network, satcom, satellite, server, system engineer, system specialist, system technician, technician


* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.