Senior DevOps Engineer

Xactly   •  

San Jose, CA

5 - 7 years

Posted 241 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Xactly is currently working on building a brand new CICD data pipeline and we're looking for someone who has done this at least once. This is a new position and we need someone who is committed to building the future of Xactly.  

Not only do we offer strong growth opportunities for top performers, but we also have a top-notch culture, benefits (check them out below) and more.  Our strong C.A.R.E. values – customer success, accountability, respect & excellence – guide our every move, allowing us to be a leader in the incentive compensation & performance management market. We set the example with excellent customer experience and deliver an award-winning SaaS (Software-as-a-Service) product!


  • Serve as the primary contact responsible for the overall health, performance, and capacity of one or more of our Internet-facing services
  • Obtain complete knowledge of our complex applications
  • Assist in the roll-out and deployment of new product features and installations to facilitate our rapid iteration and constant growth
  • Develop tools to improve our ability to rapidly deploy and effectively monitor custom applications in a large-scale UNIX environment.
  • Work closely with development teams to ensure platforms are designed with “operability” in mind
  • Function well in a fast-paced, rapidly-changing environment
  • Participate in a 24×7 on-call rotation for second-tier escalations

Required Skills:

  • UNIX/Linux systems knowledge/administration background
  • Troubleshooting skills that span systems, network, storage, and code
  • Basic shell scripting skills


  • 5+ years in a UNIX-based large-scale web operations role
  • Programming skills (Python, Perl, Ruby, etc)
  • Experience with web-based Java/J2EE architectures and JVM configuration
  • Understanding of configuration management tools such as Chef, Puppet, etc.
  • Knowledge in majority of the following: data structures, relational and non-relational databases, networking, Linux internals, filesystems, web architecture, and other related topics
  • Production experience with Map-reduce, Hadoop, and Hive, JBoss, Tomcat
  • Knowledge of load balancers such as HAProxy, Cisco ACE, etc.
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills (including listening, speaking, and writing)
  • Ability to work well in a diverse, collaborative, and cross-functional team environment (SREs, Engineers, Product Managers, etc.)

Benefits and Perks

  • Flexible Time Off (FTO)
  • Comprehensive Insurance Coverage (including pet insurance!)
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • XactlyFit Gym/Fitness Program Reimbursement
  • Kitchen Stocked Daily with Tasty Snacks, Fruit, and Drinks
  • Access to Corporate Discounts
  • Free Parking & Commuter Benefits
  • Up to (3) Days, Paid Leave to Participate in Community & Volunteer Opportunities
  • End of Month Surprises, Contests, BBQs, Parties & Reward Vacations
  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan & Employer Match