Senior Backend Systems Engineer iParadigms
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED We operate at massive scale -- hundreds of servers, multiple datacenters, over a petabyte of storage, and service usage growing 40%+ per year. We were doing noSQL and Big Data before there was a blogosphere to make those terms popular.
This position is for an individual contributor with strong technical and interpersonal leadership skills.
Quickly come up to speed on our custom noSQL, Big Data, and proprietary search engine systems.
Accept day-to-day operational responsibility for this tier of our architecture.
Work with our entire technical team -- Engineering, Operations, Product, QA -- to bring current industry best practices to bear and scale our systems to meet ever expanding demand.
Automate, automate, automate.
5+ years in a horizontally-scaled, highly automated web operations environment.
Excellent SQL, shell, python, Linux, RPM, etc. skills.
Experience automating large system deployments -- ideally in cfengine, but Puppet, Chef, Spine etc. also acceptable.
Experience deploying and scaling SQL and noSQL technologies, including replication and sharding.
Experience benchmarking and troubleshooting performance in a multi-tiered hardware and software architecture.
Experience as a mid/senior-level postgreSQL or mySQL DBA, or experience with distributed systems, strongly desired.
Superior written and verbal communication skills, including previous work with a geographically distributed team.
Bachelor?s degree is strongly preferred
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THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED