Senior Systems Engineer

Avast   •  

Emeryville, CA

Not Specified years

Posted 242 days ago

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About this Role

As a Senior Systems Engineer, you will be able to join a dynamic team in the Emeryville, CA office.  Our global group is in constant communication with all the other departments in the company to enable expedient and quality design, deployment, and maintenance of the best software possible.  You'd be responsible for installing, deploying and managing virtualization, Windows and Linux infrastructure. This role reports to the Director of IT Operations for North America.  


  • Produce high-quality architectural infrastructure
  • Maintain application and network stability
  • Provide advanced Virtualization, Windows and Linux usage and administration
  • Identify and troubleshoot problems in the network
  • Design scalable, modern and highly available platforms
  • Communicate complex topics in easily understandable terms to colleagues


  • Fluent in scripting using PowerShell
  • Hands-on data center experience racking and connecting servers
  • Experience with shared and/or distributed storage infrastructure (Pure Storage)
  • Managed Linux-based hypervisors using platforms such as oVirt or OpenStack
  • Deployed configuration management and deployment tools such as Ansible, Puppet, and Octopus Deploy
  • Managed/configured AWS services, with experience in migration to on-premise resources and establishing connectivity  
  • Created, maintained and optimized databases
  • Implement VMware solutions (vCenter, Horizon View, ESXi, vRealize Network Insight, vRealize Business, vRealize Log Insight and vRealize Operations)
  • Experience with Linux (Ubuntu, CentOS)
  • Manage, maintain and implement Load Balancing solutions
  • Implemented backup solutions like Veeam, Bacula and Avamar
  • Monitoring solutions such as Nagios and VictorOps
  • Manage and maintain Networking solutions from a variety of vendors