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System Administrator

 

  • Redwood City, CA
  • Permanent
  • Linux

  • Docker

  • Unix

  • Linux Administration

  • DevOps

  • Cloud

  • Chef

  • Job Posted: Friday, May 04, 2018

  • Expires On: Sunday, June 03, 2018

  • Job Type: Permanent

  • Duration: 1+ years

  • Desired Experience: 6-10 years

  • Work Authorization: Citizen

PaaS Operations group is looking for talented Cloud Operations Engineers with expert level experience in supporting systems, built for use by Federal Government customers, based on a mix of Oracle and Openstack technologies.  

As a contributing member of a globally distributed team, you will be responsible for the deployment and support of internally developed services/applications supporting the various PaaS portfolios.  This is a unique, ground floor opportunity to work on cutting edge platforms in support of Oracles growing Cloud Services. This position would require working in shifts and being on call.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Operational ownership in the deployment, delivery and support of escalated issues.
  • Collaborate with other operational teams during Service on-boarding, capacity expansion, as well as ensure adherence to production deployment standards.
  • Automate deployment processes whenever possible.
  • Handle customer escalations and provide Tier-2 support.
  • 5+ years of experience supporting production environments on Unix platforms.
  • Extensive knowledge of Docker, UNIX services & internals
  • Expert level experience in the deployment and support of infrastructure and applications.
  • Technical skills and knowledge that extends across Application / Server / Storage / Network technologies to troubleshoot and provide system level guidance/solutions
  • Strong ability to solve operational problems, with ability to identify and automate common routines.
  • Exposure to webserver concepts and technologies like Tomcat, networking concepts is highly desirable.
  • Scripting knowledge in perl/shell/python etc
  • Willingness to learn new technologies
  • Prior experience as a Cloud Operations Engineer or DevOps Engineer.
  • Certification(s) in a Linux administration in any distribution.
  • Experience with automated service deployment tools
  • Experience with automated configuration management tools (like Chef)
  • A strong focus on business outcomes
  • Comfort with collaboration, open communication and reaching across functional borders

Required Skills:

Preferred Additional Skills:


  • Prior experience as a Cloud Operations Engineer or DevOps Engineer.
  • Certification(s) in a Linux administration in any distribution.
  • Experience with automated service deployment tools
  • Experience with automated configuration management tools (like Chef)
  • A strong focus on business outcomes
  • Comfort with collaboration, open communication and reaching across functional borders
 

Detailed Description and Job Requirements

 Define, design, and implement network communications and solutions within a fast-paced, leading edge database/applications company.

Perform performance trend analysis and manage the server/network capacity. Propose client configuration and implement technical solutions to enhance and/or troubleshoot the system. Work with others to define, coordinate vendor purchase needs. Responsible for support documentation as well.

Job duties are varied and complex utilizing independent judgment. May have project lead role. 5 years of related experience in a medium to large network distributed and computing environment. BS in Computer Science or related field.