Senior Operations Engineer, Linux Skyfire
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Hours: Full Time
Location: Mountain View, CA
Position: Senior Operations Engineer
Skyfire is looking for an experienced Senior Operations Engineer to help us scale our dynamic mobile web browsing platform.
Design and implement Linux systems infrastructure for new services
Automate common tasks and system provisioning needs
Develop tools for management and monitoring of systems including analytics and reporting
Establish and recommend policies on security, architecture and systems based on industry best practices
Cover on-call in shared rotation for site reliability issues; works with engineering resources to see full resolution of production impacting issues
Work with the rest of Engineering and Operations on development of large, scalable solutions
Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
Demonstrated experience in working with other technical teams on solving large infrastructure scaling issues, including performance measurement and capacity planning
Experience implementing and scaling distributed applications
The ability to communicate and support products in 3rd party hosted environments.
Understanding of mobile technologies and concepts
Ability to gather technical requirements and develop a reference architecture
Strong understanding of TCP/IP and network protocols, load balancing, and network architecture concepts
Extensive programming background in one or some of the following: shell, perl, python
Ability to automate processes easily
An expert level understanding of distributed computing concepts in an N-Tier application environment
More than five years of Linux system administration experience with a 24x7, consumer facing Internet application product
Hands on experience with MySQL, and Apache, including optimizing data storage, availability and performance
Experience with management and maintenance tools such as Cfengine or Puppet.
Technologies expertise with Linux (RedHat and CentOS), Apache, MySQL, Perl, Java, Zabbix, Kickstart, F5, Cisco
BS degree in Computer Science or a related field or equivalent experience
Familiarity with large site (1000+ servers) and the associated scaling and management solutions including performance improvement
Ability and willingness to work in a large-scale, shared Microsoft and Linux environments.
Interested candidates should send resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org
Submit resumes to:
Skyfire Labs, Attn: Staffing
779 East Evelyn Ave Suite 200
Mountain View, CA 94041
Skyfire, an Opera Software company, is dedicated to leveraging the power of cloud computing to radically improve the mobile Internet experience for both operators and their consumers.
Skyfire?s innovative, next-generation carrier cloud approach to mobile video and data optimization provides wireless operators with huge cost savings, elastic capacity, and the ability to surgically enhance quality of experience on a per-stream level. The company has also introduced the first mobile browser extension platform to enable robust contextual & social browsing, as well as enhanced monetization opportunities for operators.
The company currently counts 3 of the largest mobile operators in the world as customers for its Rocket Optimizer? and Skyfire Horizon? solutions. Skyfire has honed its video & data optimization and mobile monetization capabilities through a variety of top-selling consumer applications, which have more than 20 million worldwide downloads to date.
Skyfire was founded in 2007, and is located in Mountain View, CA, in the heart of Silicon Valley.
Proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer
We are committed to providing equal opportunities to all applicants and employees regardless of race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, marital status, sex, age, sexual orientation, veteran status, registered domestic partner status, genetic information, gender, gender identity, gender expression, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.
Note to recruiters and recruitment agencies
Skyfire does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiting agencies. Skyfire will not pay fees to any third-party agency or firm that does not have a signed Skyfire Contingency Search Fee Agreement prior to the date of such submission. Skyfire shall not be liable for any payments to agencies for unsolicited submissions and the submitter should have no expectation of payment of any kind from Skyfire.
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