Sr. Linux Engineer for System Reliability AnchorFree
AnchorFree believes in placing consumers in control of their personal information online. The company?s mission is to enable secure access to the world?s information for an addressable market of 5 billion people who access the Web through computers or mobile devices. AnchorFree does this through Hotspot Shield, the world?s most popular app for safe browsing. Hotspot Shield secures all Internet communications, protects the user?s identity online, and provides universal access to all Internet content.
Hotspot Shield has been downloaded more than 150 million times and is the number one security app on the iPhone. Hotspot Shield has over 100 million monthly user sessions. Securing over 4 billion pages per month for its users, AnchorFree is ranked among the top 50 online destinations as far as total traffic (by Quantcast).
AnchorFree is funded by blue chip investors that include: Goldman Sachs, Bert Roberts (former chairman and CEO of MCI), Doug Maine (former CFO of IBM); Esther Dyson, Subrah Iyar (founder of WebEx), Greg Coleman (former president of Huffington Post), Rick Roth (former CEO of OgilvyAction). AnchorFree is located at the heart of Silicon Valley - Mountain View, CA. The office contains a gym, foosball, a pool table, ping pong, free food and drinks.
As a Reliability Engineer at AnchorFree, Inc. you will be working with our engineering team to improve the reliability and performance of our products. You will be deeply involved with the design process, and build the next generation of web applications and systems infrastructure. This individual will be responsible for monitoring connectivity, latency and throughput as well as improve reliability of AnchorFree?s services.
Work closely with engineering groups to design, build, and maintain systems.
Write scripts to monitor and automate processes.
Troubleshoot issues across the whole stack - hardware, software, applications and network.
Document current and future configuration processes and policies.
Experience in operations of a large-scale Internet service
Experience working with various flavors of Linux including CentOS5, Debian
Experience working with systems management tools like Puppet, Nagios, Monstat, Zabbix
Demonstrable knowledge of TCP/IP, HTTP, security, and memcached, Redis
Experience working with Database reliability (MySQL, PostgreSQL, Hadoop)
Practical knowledge of shell scripting and at least one scripting language (Python, Perl, Bash)
Ability to prioritize tasks and work independently.
Track record of practical problem solving, excellent communication, and documentation skills.
Experience building fault tolerant, scalable systems
Experience automating systems administration tasks
B.S. in computer science or equivalent work experience
Compensation and Benefits:
Highly competitive salary
Excellent employee stock option plan
Relocation assistance available
Free food and drinks
Foosball, Small gym and showers, Pool table, Table Tennis
FREE Medical, Dental and Vision
Easy Access to Caltrain and Light Rail (free pass)
New Laptop (mac or pc) and Monitor
Employee discounts on HP, Apple and Verizon
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