Senior Systems Administrator Gemvara
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Why Join Gemvara?
At Gemvara you will be part of a close-knit team that is passionate about changing the face of e-commerce. You will be surrounded by innovative people who truly believe in the company and in one another. At Gemvara, your ideas will be recognized, your intelligence will be applied, and if you work hard, your opportunities to succeed will be endless.
Senior Development Operations Engineer
This position will be a senior individual contributor part of the DevOps team within Website and Cloud Operations. The candidate will be responsible for creating infrastructure designs and guiding the development and implementation of cloud applications, systems and processes. The candidate will need to be able to handle multiple tasks in a fast paced team environment with experience in:
Cloud and virtualization based technologies (Amazon Web Services (AWS), VMware vCloud)
Java Application Server Administration (Glassfish, WebLogic, Tomcat)
Linux/UNIX Administration (Ubuntu and RedHat/CentOS)
Developing cloud infrastructure designs and implementations and guiding application development teams
On call support of production infrastructure and applications. Business hours support for development systems
Support always-available cloud based e-commerce applications
Support systems serving the product web presence
Making decisions on problem resolution in critical downtime situations when escalation is impractical.
Creating infrastructure and architectural designs and implementation plans and guide the implementation with the operations team.
Providing requirements and enhancements to the tools development team who provide the deployment and administration tooling.
Working with architects and developers to create supportable designs and debug problems
Debug applications based on core dumps or exception stack traces is helpful.
Knowledge of monitoring tools and integrating them with Java, PHP, Apache, and JBoss/Tomcat is a strong plus.
Understand code that is running on the server and help developers leverage application and cloud platform features and functionality
Participate in code and design reviews.
Supporting development and testing environments
Mentoring operational Web Admins
Creating knowledge sharing presentations and documentation to help developers and operations teams understand and leverage the systems capabilities.
Learning on the job and explore new technologies with little supervision. Must be able to design infrastructure changes to meet changing needs of developers and end users.
Scripting (BASH, Python, Ruby) and building required automation and tools on an ad hoc basis.
Interfacing between application development, infrastructure support and tools development teams
Qualifications Required / Preferred
BS /MS in computer science or related field.
8+ years experience with at least 3 years of web administration and 2 years of cloud experience.
Ability to learn on the job, much of what we do isn?t in formal training
Experience tuning Java applications and Java application servers
Working knowledge of both Unix/Linux and Windows operating systems
Application clustering and load balancing
Clear written and verbal communication skills.
Solid experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS) or VMware vCloud
Java Application Server administration experience (Glassfish, WebLogic, Tomcat)
Solid Linux experience (Ubuntu, RedHat/CentOS) with a focus on web (Apache/Nginx)
Understanding of Web services (SOA)
Understanding of protocols/technologies like HTTP, SSL, LDAP, JDBC, Servlet/JSP, SQL, HTML, XML
Experience with Chef or Puppet
Nice to have
Java development experience is a strong plus
Experience with monitoring systems (Nagios, Tivoli, Wily, BMC, etc.)
Load balancer experience
||Boston, MA |
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED
Investors: Canaan Partners
, Highland Capital Partners All Jobs: at Gemvara
|Headquarters:||1 Financial Center|
Boston, MA 02111
|Industry:||Retailing / Distribution|
|Company Profile:||Gemvara's mission is to revolutionize how fine jewelry is discovered, designed and crafted. We are disrupting a centuries old market with new approaches to production, technology and user experience. At Gemvara you will be part of a close-knit team that is passionate about changing the face of e-commerce. You will be surrounded by innovative people who truly believe in the company and in one another. At Gemvara, your ideas will be recognized, your intelligence will be applied, and if you work hard, your opportunities to succeed will be endless. Gemvara has an amazing benefits package and our culture is top-notch - we work hard, but we play hard too.|
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