We're looking for a Senior System Administrator who is passionate about code craftsmanship, continuous improvement, and agile development. We are a dynamic, innovative team building a global real-time platform utilizing the latest technologies such as Spark, Storm, Kafka, Cassandra, Elasticsearch, and the NetflixOSS stack for our main application.
Work closely with a collaborative, agile teamVet cutting-edge technologies and weigh them against established onesSolve problems relating to mission-critical servicesBuild automation to prevent problem recurrence, with the goal of automating response to all non-exceptional service conditionsEngage in service capacity planning and demand forecasting, software performance analysis, and system tuning
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A minimum of 5 years experience administering Linux systemsA minimum of 3 years experience in deploying, monitoring, and troubleshooting cloud-based or virtualized distributed systemsSolid understanding of the kernel, file systems, networking, mdadm, and the tuning thereofSolid understanding of IP networking, including routing and NATSolid understanding of DNSExperience administering JVM-based servicesGood grasp of shell and/or Python scriptingSystematic problem-solving approach, coupled with a strong sense of ownership and drive