Associate Systems Engineer

Technology - Cloud Engineering & Operations Woodland Hills, California


Description

Responsibilities:

  • Work to transition Windows systems and tools, into an integrated Linux environment
  • Create and maintain software build and deployment pipelines using Jenkins and PowerShell
  • Understanding and troubleshooting of automated server provisioning using Chef and Ruby
  • Debug and resolve application and middleware issues
  • Collaborate with development and other technology teams on requirements definition, capacity planning, and process refinement.
  • Adhere to existing operational processes and maintain operational documentation
  • Monitor industry trends and keep abreast of new tools and technologies
  • Contribute knowledge, skills, and personal qualities to a dedicated team of top engineers solving real-life problems in a bleeding-edge, high-performance, and high-traffic environment
  • Monitor and manage the Systems Engineering ticketing queue (JIRA)
Qualifications:
  • BS, EE or CS degree with 2+ years related experience
  • Experience with tools such as Jenkins, Vangrant, Stash, and Jira
  • Experience with automation task and process improvement development
  • Intermediate knowledge of at least two of the following programming languages: C#, Ruby, Python, Perl, Bash, PowerShell, Java.
  • Experience with Ubuntu, CentOS and various Linux OS and updating tools, such as Landscape, APT, Yum
  • Knowledge in OS optimizing, tuning and securing Linux environments
  • Demonstrated history of developing or operating production web applications and solid understanding of HTTP(S), HTML, JavaScript, CSS, and XML
  • Experience with container technologies such as Docker, Kubernetes, Openshift
  • Experience deploying high availability systems and software.
  • Experience with troubleshooting distributed web applications in a production environment.
  • Familiarity and basic level knowledge of SQL.
  • Knowledge of a subset: Chef, Puppet, RabbitMQ, Redis, Microservices, Consul, Vagrant, ELK
Preferred:
  • Knowledge of SOAP and REST based API protocols
  • Experience with virtual host configuration and management, either in private (VMWare, Xen) or public (AWS, Azure) cloud environments
  • Previous experience with Powershell and Bash
  • Familiarity with Configuration Management tools such as Chef or Puppet
  • Experience operating production systems
  • The ideal candidate will have a background in software development