Senior Systems Engineer

5 - 7 years experience  •  Security Services

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 11/16/17
Bellevue, WA
5 - 7 years experience
Security Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 11/16/17

We are currently looking for a Senior Systems Engineer to join our Operations team. In this strategic position you will design, manage, and implement core aspects of Smartsheet’sinfrastructure. We’re looking for a motivated individual who will develop and deploy configuration management solutions, assist and resolve production escalations, and iterate on improving both production and pre-production environments.   This position willreport directly to the Director of Technical Operations and is located in our Bellevue, WA headquarters. Responsibilities:

  • Participate in planning and deployment of critical infrastructure.
  • Support the existing infrastructure product as its user base and functionality grows
  • Provide input and design towards the evolution of the backend of the Smartsheet product
  • Conduct in-depth technical investigations
  • Rotating escalation support to our on-call staff of our production infrastructure


  • 5+ years of work experience in a production Linux environment
  • Insatiable desire to learn and understand technology
  • Fluent in at least one programming language
  • Superb troubleshooting skills
  • Familiarity with basic internet protocols (e.g., HTTP, DNS, TCP/IP)
  • Familiarity with Kerberos, LDAP, and other SSO solutions (nice to have)
  • Knowledge of relational databases and SQL (nice to have)
  • Puppet and MCollective exposure (nice to have)
  • Understanding of web security, e.g. OWASP (nice to have)
  • Experience with RPM based Linux distributions, managing and deploying system and application monitoring (nice to have)
  • Legally eligible to work in the U.S. on an ongoing basis
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