Senior Site Reliability Engineer

With IdeaScale in Lehi UT US

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Posted on November 28, 2019

About this job

Job type: Full-time
Experience level: Mid-Level, Senior
Role: DevOps, System Administrator
Industry: Innovation Software
Company size: 51–200 people
Company type: Private


linux, python, kubernetes, terraform, ansible, sysadmin

Job description

What you get to do:

  • On-going Sysadmin work on bare metal and AWS instances.
  • Proactive system/network monitoring.
  • Proactive system capacity planning.
  • Deployment and task automation utilizing salt or other methods.
  • Issue/ Incident response.
  • Code-level analysis of issues including root cause determination and/or potential code fix.
  • Peer-level customer support for low-level, highly-technical issue resolution.
  • Work with the compliance team to implement controls and other security needs.
  • Continuous improvement of the system as a whole.

What you bring to the team:  

  • As a result of a government contract in which this position will be involved, this role requires U.S. citizenship. (Secret clearance is a plus.)
  • Bachelor's degree in CS, IS, IT or equivalent required
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills with the ability to keep key stakeholders informed in a timely manner
  • Container/Cloud Management (Kubernetes, Terraform, Docker, etc)
  • 3-5 years of Linux administration and engineering experience including a deep understanding of the Linux networking stack.
  • 1-3 years Python development experience or an equal level of proficiency in another language. For candidates that have experience with languages other than Python, we will ask you to provide code/script/recipe examples pertinent to infrastructure support.
  • Experience leading, or participating in, the implementation of at least one configuration management system (Ansible, Salt Stack, etc.)
  • Experience deploying a host virtualization platform. Specific experience with a cloud platform not required.
  • Experience hardening Linux hosts (with SELinux a plus)
  • Experience with fully implemented automation workflows.
  • Hands-on networking experience and a strong foundational knowledge of networking models including VLAN's, routing, bridging, etc.
  • Web Server experience (SAAS experience a huge plus)
  • Motivated self-starter with ability to self-manage and work well independently, as well as in a team within a dynamic environment.
  • Strong application, operating system, kernel, and hardware debugging skills.

Why work for us:

  • Competitive salary and an unlimited PTO policy
  • 401k match which is fully vested after 3 years of service
  • A dynamic and fun work environment with passionate, top-notch colleagues
  • An opportunity to join a company at an inflection point in its growth pathway
  • Leadership that is invested in hearing your ideas and in your professional growth

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