DevOps Engineer - Platform Engineering Bazaarvoice
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Bazaarvoice is based on a simple truth; when people talk to each other, people buy stuff they are happy about because they trust the opinions of others. We see a day when all voices are connected and, together, help the marketplace function better. That?s what our name means: the ?voice of the marketplace.? We?ve built a network that connects businesses together to amplify the authentic voices of people wherever they shop ? online, in-store and mobile.
Each month, more than 400 million people view and share authentic opinions, questions and experiences about 20 million products in the Bazaarvoice network. Our technology platform channels these voices into the places that influence purchases.
Our network helps businesses gain access to a wider audience of shoppers and trusted consumer content to improve sales and marketing. Insights from our network data help marketers and advertisers provide more engaging experiences, drive product innovation and performance, make better merchandising decisions and build brand advocates and loyalty.
Who We Want:
The ideal candidate will be a Linux system administrator coder with hands-on experience supporting highly available production systems. They are passionate about authoring tools to reliably manage infrastructure.
Linux systems operations architecture and setup
Systems monitoring and alerting strategies and implementation
Design, implement and maintain our system provisioning framework
Plan and coordinate systems maintenance to ensure minimal customer impact
Create operational documentation and troubleshooting guidelines
Participation in on-call rotation schedule
Implement scaling best practices
Design, code and conduct reviews
Technologies We Use
The more of these you know, the better:
Environments: Linux, JVM, AWS
Languages: Ruby, Python, Perl, Java, Bash
Persistence: Hibernate, Postgres, Amazon S3, MySQL
Systems Operations: Puppet, Capistrano, mcollective, Cloudformation
Caching: memcached, ehcache, CDN
Principles: REST, DRY, TDD, Agile
Skills and Experience Necessary for the Role:
Good scripting skills in at least one of (Ruby, Python, Perl, Shell)
Minimum 3 years administrating production Linux systems in a 24x7 environment
Experience with automated systems provisioning (puppet, capistrano, chef, cfengine, rightscale)
Solid understanding of common security principles
Familiar with version control (SVN, GIT)
Capable of explaining highly technical problems in English
Nice to Haves
Live and breathe performance
Database experience, preferably Postgres
Experience with bootstrapping solutions (PXE, kickstart, anaconda, AWS userdata)
Cloud computing (AWS, Rackspace Cloud, GCE)
Open source contributor
BS or MS in computer science or related field
||3900 N. Capital of Texas Hwy |
Austin, TX 78746
Bazaarvoice, one of Austin's leading, venture-backed Web startups that serves domestic and international Fortune 500 brands with word of mouth online technology and services. We have experienced explosive growth with featured articles in the New York Times, AdAge, Fortune Magazine, and we are the only Texas-based startup to make the Red Herring 100 North America and Global list.Investors: Austin Ventures
, Battery Ventures
, First Round Capital All Jobs: at Bazaarvoice
|Headquarters:||3900 N. Capital of Texas Hwy|
Austin, TX 78746
|Company Profile:||About Bazaarvoice
Bazaarvoice is a SaaS company that brings the power of social commerce to the world's best brands. Social commerce happens when you connect customers to one another in ways which drive measurable results to your business. Bazaarvoice helps all types of businesses capture, display, share, and analyze customer conversations online. Our combination of technology and personalized services help brands build online communities who help drive measurable business goals. We make it easy for our clients to let their customers share opinions, knowledge, and experiences.
Bazaarvoice is an open, creative and collaborative culture, where passion and excellence rule. You have the opportunity to work within a world-class organization bringing cutting-edge interfaces and functionality to market on leading eCommerce sites. Great ideas can come from anywhere. We're looking for imaginative people who want to be a part of the conversation and have an impact on the future of social commerce.
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