Linux system administration, including configuration, troubleshooting, and automation.
Capacity analysis, service configuration, monitoring, traffic routing and troubleshooting for one of the highest traffic websites in the world.
Analysis of complex system behavior, performance and application issues.
Interacting with and spinning up services on the customer's Production platform including customer's proprietary monitoring, resource management, traffic management, and distributed computing systems.
BA/BS in Computer Science preferred, or equivalent experience.
At least 3 years experience with Linux/UNIX systems administration.
Strong understanding of TCP and HTTP
Experience with Java deployments
Experience with PostgreSQL (or similar) open-source databases
Experience with nginx, Apache, or other open-source web server (configuration, monitoring, and debugging)
Experience with Python, Ruby, or other scripting language
Nice to have:
Experience with Monitoring tools such as Zenoss or Nagios
Experience with Chef, Puppet, or other method of deployment
Experience in a high-volume or critical production service environment
Ability to handle periodic on-call duty