Sr. Systems Engineer (CI / CD)

Frontline Education   •  

Malvern, PA

Industry: Education.


Not Specified years

Posted 315 days ago

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  • Collaborating within and across cross-functional, agile teams to design, write and deliver software to improve the availability, scalability, latency, and efficiency of Frontline’s services through CI, CT, CD and HA practices.
  • Influencing, developing, and delivering architectural designs, standards, and tools for large-scale distributed systems.
  • Engaging in service capacity planning and demand forecasting, software performance testing and/or analysis and system tuning.
  • Solving problems relating to mission critical services and build automated solutions to prevent problem recurrence - with the goal of automating response to all non-exceptional service conditions.
  • Interacting with application development teams to understand requirements, troubleshoot problems, and evangelize adoption of systems practices
  • Contributing to and evangelizing Frontline Education engineering standards and practices.
  • Mentoring more junior engineers and peers.



  • Bachelor’s Degree in Relevant Field and/or 10+ years’ experience
  • Expertise in web-based applications and web architecture, preferably SaaS
  • Experience with containerized applications running in Docker, Kubernetes, Mesos, etc. is preferred1
  • Experience with continuous integration (CI) and continuous delivery (CD) practices and tools for containers (Team City, Jenkins, CircleCI, Spinnaker etc).
  • Experience with operating software in the public cloud (AWS, Azure, etc.) is preferred
  • Experience with service-oriented or microservice architectures is preferred
  • Working experience with Agile methodology
  • Systematic problem solving approach, coupled with a strong sense of ownership and drive.
  • Experience in one or more programming languages (C#, JavaScript, etc), or scripting experience in Shell, PowerShell or Perl.
  • Experience working with Windows or Linux/Unix systems from kernel to shell and beyond, with experience working with system libraries, file systems, and client-server protocols.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

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