System Engineer

Operations Chelmsford, Massachusetts

Intronis is on the cutting edge of the SaaS cloud storage market, delivering an exceptional customer experience for its channel partners. Serving over 2000 partners, and nearly 40,000 small businesses, Intronis is helping to ensure that no small business goes out of business  from data loss. Intronis was acquired by Barracuda Networks in October 2015, and operates today as the MSP business unit of Barracuda.

As a member of the Intronis systems team, you will work on a multi-site, high-capacity storage network running our Intronis Cloud Backup and Recovery product. This position plays a pivotal role, as you are part of the team responsible to scale the infrastructure to support fast growth. This role requires prior experience using Linux systems, such as CFEngine, CentOS, or Red Hat and monitoring tools, such as Nagios.



  • Support and scale server infrastructure for development, QA and production
  • Member of team managing 24-7/always-on, multi-site infrastructure
  • Ensure proper security, monitoring, alerting and reporting for the infrastructure
  • Assist with capacity planning for all aspects of the infrastructure
  • Ensure that all projects and infrastructure are properly documented
  • Design, implement and operate a scalable and reliable system infrastructure supporting fast growth
  • Perform daily maintenance activities
  • Participation in an on-call rotation



  • Experience with Red Hat/CentOS Linux servers
  • Solid fundamentals in Linux operating systems and prior experience managing production systems
  • Working knowledge of Apache, DHCP, DNS, SMTP, NTP, NFS
  • Working knowledge of firewalls, load balancers and switches
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • ~2 years of administration experience (including internships, co-ops)
  • Bachelor’s Degree in science or engineering, or equivalent