Data Center Operations Engineer

Lithium Technologies   •  

Portland, OR

Industry: Technology


5 - 7 years

Posted 179 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Job Description

Build software. Reach 500 million users. Change lives. That’s what we’re doing at Lithium, and you can do it too! If you want to put your stamp on the digital customer experience space and enjoy yourself along the way, come join the team. We’re looking for seriously passionate, fun, collaborative & innovative thinkers to help us change the world.


  • Build and maintain datacenter and cloud infrastructure
  • Coordinate and perform duties for multiple data centers including remote hands
  • Monitor infrastructure stability, capacity and performance  
  • Develop tools to build, maintain, and monitor infrastructure
  • Work cross-functionally with various product engineering teams
  • Improve the reliability and efficiency of Lithium products
  • Write comprehensive documentation
  • Respond to incidents and participate in an on-call rotation


  • 5+ years of Linux/UNIX systems administration experience
  • Expert level knowledge of AWS with SysOps focus
  • Configuration management using Chef and/or Puppet
  • Shell and/or Python scripting
  • Excellent troubleshooting capabilities
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Bachelors degree with technical major or equivalent experience


Additional Desired Qualifications:

  • MySQL, PostgresSQL and Cassandra database administration and tuning experience
  • Hadoop, Cassandra or other large distributed data store experience
  • Experience in server/network hardening and security best practices