Position Title: Senior Linux & Networking Triage Engineer
Duration: 3 months plus possible extensions
Location: San Jose CA
Design and develop automation that eliminates manual tasks involved with large scale systems configuration and deployment. Includes testing and analyzing performance, reliability, and scalability.
Work closely with development, test, documentation and product management teams to deliver high-quality products in a fast-paced environment.
Python scripting, REST API’s. For ex. Automate testing of DC inventory in Google sheets using REST
Supporting the engineering organization in troubleshooting issues with the infrastructure (server hardware, networking) and software applications
Coordinating closely with the Engineering team on hardware deployment, service upgrades, and outages (planned and unplanned)
Mentor emerging technical talent and serve as a technical guide
IPMI (out of band management), and debug SW vs HW issues
Expert working knowledge of Linux Systems Networking (Redhat/CentOS, and Ubuntu)
Server Administration, and TCP/IP Networking.
DNS/DHCP: Enterprise IPAM (Infoblox), Debugging DNS and DHCP issues
Strong problem-solving and communication skills
Experience using virtualization technologies such as AHV, VMware, Hyper-V, Nutanix
Python scripting, REST API’s, Google Sheet Parsing (scripted)
Comfortable with Cisco, Arista CLI
Layer 2/Layer 3, Simple routing, Spanning Tree, MLAG, LACP
Solid debugging skills and strategies
Interface types, 1/10/100Gb, Cu and optical
Stronger Candidates will also have:
Experience deploying and maintaining Nutanix AHV
Windows Systems knowledge is a plus
GitHub/Source Code control systems
Ansible, Salt Stack, Chef, Puppet
BS or MS in Computer Science or related field is required.
Minimum of 5 or more years of Systems Administration experience.