Lab Manager Proofpoint
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Proofpoint is looking for a highly experienced lab manager for Information Security Products engineering group. Proofpoint Information Security Product Lines have been consistently ranked as a leader in the Email security Magic Quadrant published by Gartner.
As the lab manager you will own the entire engineering development and test equipment, its design, scale, monitoring & availability and other aspects of running a lab (electricity, AC, floor space, racking, purchasing, etc.). You will work with barebones machines and with highly virtualized environments.
You will work with the team to define the requirements for the lab and execute on those requirements.
Successful candidates must have significant experience with designing and running a lab in a changing environment. Experience in data center operations is highly desired.
Working with your clients (engineering) to define lab requirements
Mapping the requirements and designing a lab to meet them
Keeping the lap in top notch state (design, uptime, etc.)
Monitoring and maintain the lab?s usage and efficiency
Wiring, stacking new equipment
Ensuring consistency (IP assignments, VM distribution, etc.) of lab resources
Service oriented person
Excellent communications skills, with experience communicating across groups with varying degrees of technical background and different requirements
Ability to work extremely well with engineering and ops teams
Carry a philosophy where failure is not acceptable, downtime is a fiction.
3+ years of experience as Unix system admin
Familiarity with Windows administration
3+ years of experience running a lab
Good visualization skills. Working with Visio.
Strong understanding of networking technologies, including switch configuration, LDAP/Active Directory, DNS
Proven record of working with highly virtualized environments with different hypervisor technologies / stacks, including AWS
Ability to write scripts (bash, Python, perl, etc.)
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Proofpoint, Inc. helps the largest and most successful companies in the world protect and govern their most sensitive data. Founded in 2002 by the former CTO of Netscape and headquartered in Sunnyvale, CA, Proofpoint was funded by top Silicon Valley investors, including Benchmark Capital and Mohr Davidow Ventures before going public in 2012.
Please note that Proofpoint does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Services Agreement, Proofpoint will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, Proofpoint explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency.
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Sunnyvale, CA 94089
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