Site Reliability Engineer

MobiTV   •  

Emeryville, CA

Industry: Media


5 - 7 years

Posted 61 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Interface and work closely with customers and other cross functional MobiTV teams to achieve common goals
  • Participate, drive and execute the development, installation, configuration, and testing of both hardware and software using MobiTV automation tools and scripts
  • Contribute to design and implementation of new ideas to improve the efficiency of functionality, performance, reliability, deployments and maintenance of the platform
  • Drive cross functional teams to develop technical documentation including architecture diagrams, sizing, process and procedures, administration guides, operation guides, deployment and configuration documentation
  • Provide technical guidance to customers while working with MobiTV teams to resolve customer issues
  • Assist with managing vendor relationships and keeping current on leading-practices for products and technologies used in customer environments
  • Be accountable for delivering all assigned tasks for projects

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s or graduate degrees in Computer Science or a related field.
  • 5+ years automated operational deployment and support
  • Strong Linux operating systems and platforms such as RedHat/CentOS.
  • Strong experience developing scripts such as Bash, Python and Ruby.
  • Strong experience with at least one programming language (C/C++, Java, Go, etc.)
  • Solid experience with version control and repositories such as Git
  • Practical understanding of J2EE application servers
  • Strong experience with monitoring tools such as Icinga (Nagios), Ganglia, and Prometheus, etc.
  • Strong experience with Automated Deployment using Puppet and Heira
  • Strong Hypervisor experience such as VMWare ESXi/vCenter and KVM/Openstack
  • Strong experience with Linux kickstart provisioning systems such as Cobbler and Forman.
  • Strong experience with Linux RPM repositories such as YUM and PULP.
  • Solid understanding of standard networking protocols and components such as: HTTP, DNS, TCP/IP, UDP Multicast, ICMP and Load Balancing.
  • Solid experience with infrastructure services such as LDAP, DNS, DHCP, NTP and SMTP.
  • Practical knowledge of Container (e.g. Docker) and Resource managers (e.g. Kubernetes, nomad)
  • Track record of practical problem solving, excellent communication, and documentation skills
  • Strong collaboration skills and team player
  • Good written and verbal communication ability.
  • Available for on-call

Familiar with:

  • Cloud Platforms (e.g. EC2, GCP)
  • Apache Webservers, HTTP protocols, and REST
  • Content Management Systems
  • HLS and Dash streaming protocols
  • Content Delivery Networks (CDN) such as Akamai and Limelight
  • Load Balancers such as F5 and HAProxy
  • Database systems such as Oracle, MySQL, Postgress and Cassandra
  • Storage systems such as EMC/Isilon and GlusterFS
  • Experience with ELK stack
  • Understanding of cryptography.