Senior Systems Engineer Visible Technologies
Visible Technologies, a Social Media Analytics company located in Bellevue, WA is hiring an experienced Senior Systems Engineer with a major in Linux and a minor in Windows who cares about quality, performance, and stability. Are you passionate about continuous improvement to drive large system implementation operations in a highly-available environment in a predictable way?
Visible is the leader in social media monitoring, analytics, engagement and social performance dashboard solutions for the SMB and enterprise markets. Visible Intelligence, our next generation social media monitoring platform, serves as a social hub delivering competitive and brand intelligence, marketing ROI and smarter customer insights through an agile platform that activates brand communities at Internet speed and enterprise scale. Our social media monitoring, analytics and engagement tools help organizations to identify opportunities and potential crises when they arise while finding new and innovative ways to enhance customer relationships and better service clients.
We're looking for someone who:
Has a strong background in systems administration, monitoring, automated systems deployment, understanding of the components of hardware platforms, and operating systems.
Understands and has a strong command of virtualization, application, databases, web and application servers.
Prior experience in systems administration, monitoring and managing a large-scale server infrastructure is highly desirable.
The successful candidate will be innovative, highly autonomous, and have great problem solving and analytical skills.
They must have good communication skills and work well in a collaborative team environment.
Has strong Linux expertise augmented with some Windows expertise as well.
Task driven with a great attitude and excellent communication skills.
Has a strong sense of ownership.
Passion for high quality and collaboration.
BA/BS in Computer Science or related discipline, or equivalent work experience
At least 7 years of industry experience focused on Linux (CentOS preferred)
Proficiency in using the typical Linux toolbox of open source software and management tools
Scripting proficiency in two or more of Ruby, Perl, Python, PHP, or Shell scripting
Strong proficiency in supporting Big Data platforms (Hadoop, HBase), high-volume, highly available, and distributed services, and Search (particularly Lucene and its derivatives)
Experience maintaining large scale Linux implementations
Deployment technologies such as Cobbler and configuration management
Working knowledge of Active Directory; specifically protocols such as LDAP and Kerberos
Hands on experience configuring and implementing group policy
Experience using and scripting in Powershell
Familiar with Java
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