Senior Operations Engineer Lithium Technologies
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Lithium Technologies is seeking a Senior Operations Engineer who will be an integral member of our Technical Operations Team and will focus on supporting our 24x7 SaaS application, maintaining and improving Lithium's private and public cloud infrastructure and planning and implementing new technologies in a high scale, high uptime and high security environment. Lithium is the leader in developing software that powers the social customer experience as well as the place to build your career in social. Come on, get up close and social with us!!!
At Lithium you will help build and extend a SaaS platform that powers social customer communities for some of the biggest brands in the world. Our environment is an intense combination of cutting edge technologies where you will be challenged with scaling systems to handle terabytes of data and thousands of transaction per second.
Now is a great time to become a part of the Lithium Technical Operations team as the team is growing to meet the demands of our rapidly expanding customer base.
Hands-on support of all Lithium's services and systems
Develop tools and automation to build, maintain, monitor and scale our private and public cloud infrastructure
Monitor infrastructure stability, capacity and performance
Assist in the application release deployment process
Respond to incidents and participate in a 24x7 on-call rotation
To be successful in this role, we are looking for someone with:
Bachelors degree with technical major or equivalent experience
7+ years of Linux systems administration experience
5+ years in a 24x7 highly-available online services environment with 60+ nodes
Deep understanding of networking and network performance, DNS, HTTP, web performance, load balancing, and high-availability systems
RDBMS and NoSQL database administration and tuning experience (MySQL, Cassandra etc..)
Experience with configuring monitoring systems (Nagios, Cacti, Ganglia, Graphite etc.)
Experience with Java application servers (Tomcat, Weblogic etc..)
System build & configuration management automation experience (Chef, Puppet, CFEngine etc.)
Advanced skill level with shell and ruby/python/perl scripting
Experience implementing server/network security hardening best practices
Excellent troubleshooting capabilities
Strong interpersonal, communication, and documentation skills
Additional Desired Qualifications
Experience configuring and deploying highly available and performant infrastructure using public cloud providers (AWS, RackSpace, Gogrid etc..)
Hadoop, Cassandra or other large distributed data store experience
You are passionate and interested in new technologies to increase scaling
You contribute to an open source project or write a blog related to operations
Why join our team
Lithium offers a great working environment and a competitive compensation and benefits package. We're looking for fast-thinking, innovative, passionate team players that enjoy brainstorming new ideas, working with the best and brightest in the social media software industry and who want to take their career to the next level.
Lithium Technologies helps leading companies use social media to engage customers and drive business results. We create vibrant social communities across websites, Facebook, and the broader social web that increase sales, reduce service costs, and accelerate innovation. This is a great opportunity to join one of the hottest companies in B2B social media. We have strong traction with the world?s leading brands, are experiencing rapid growth, and are recognized as a leader by top analyst firms, including Gartner and Forrester. The world's most innovative companies use Lithium to engage their customers in breathtaking new ways (literally, breathtaking). They're increasing revenue, reducing expenses, and strengthening their brands. And most importantly, they're building a lasting competitive asset?a brand nation?with their customers.
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THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED