Jr Systems Engineer

Position: Jr Systems Engineer 
Locations:  Manchester, NH 03101
Duration – 12+ months (Possible extension)
Job Code - REQ1020018


Notes from Manager:
Need a candidate strong with Linux Administration and automation tools like
puppet, chef etc.
Must be a able to build the linux system
Experienced with Linux provisioning software mainly foreman tool is needed.



The Company is seeking a talented Systems Engineer with operations background to help build and maintain Company Dyn’s systems infrastructure. Candidate must possess intermediate to advanced skills in Linux, TCP/IP, Networking, Routing, Shell scripting, Python/Perl scripting, Server installation, Software installation, Production support, Configuration management systems and Documentation. Advanced experience with Distributed Computing and storage systems, Virtual servers, Database systems will be a plus. 
Candidate should be familiar with Data Center systems, cloud systems and and have a firm grasp of current systems related technologies. 

Major Duties: 
Candidate is expected to understand the business processes, web based technical products and customer expectations. 
Perform complex systems administration tasks. Experience with Linux systems (e.g., CentOS, RHEL, Ubuntu). Advanced systems (OS, networking and storage) troubleshooting skills are highly desirable. 
Responsible for production support, including product installation, upgrades, process documentation and comprehensive production level monitoring. 
Oversee, recommend and implement solutions and enhancements to ensure an improvement in reliability and performance of the system. 
Able to simplify and automate processes using shell and python/perl scripting. Knowledge of configuration management system is highly desirable. 
Self motivated and must be able to work independently on a day to day basis, while understanding, supporting and adhering to the overall goals of Systems Engineering team. 
Data center visits to perform equipment installation and setup. 
Work with System Engineering team on design and implementation of Dyn and cloud systems. 
Work closely with peer engineering and development groups. Help them deliver customer facing products. 

Advanced skills (nice to have, not required)
You gain extra points if you have experience in any of the following areas: 
BGP and other routing technologies 
Familiarity with tools like tcpdump, wireshark and traceroute for troubleshooting 
Building storage architectures from block device layer to file system layer 
Distributed file system (e.g., MooseFS, Lustre, GlusterFS, Ceph) 
Distributed and grid computing environment (e.g., Hadoop, Sun Gridengine). 

Requirements: 
Three or more years of work experience in systems engineering /system administration in a production operations environment. 
Experience working with remote data centers. 
Experience working with complex system implementations and organizational processes. 
Demonstrated ability to deliver the items listed in the major duties section. 



Thanks & Regards,
 
Venkatesh Aithal
Sr. Technical Recruiter
APN Software Services, Inc
39899 Balentine Drive, Suite 385, Newark , CA 94560
venkatesh@apninc.com  // www.apninc.com

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