Linux Service Engineers (DevOps)
Service engineers at Shazam are responsible for all of the application components we develop internally. You will be responsible for all aspects of site operations from systems architecture to application deployment and monitoring to pager response. You are a critical member of the engineering organization, working incredibly closely with development, QE, and Operations to ensure that the services are immediately available, high performing, and require little human maintenance. When you are presented with something out of the normal you feel compelled to, and enjoy, digging into the issue with the utmost tenacity until you discover the true root of it and drive the permanent solution back into the development organization and the software product. You are more than happy to recompile code, use strace/ktrace, gdb, and other systems tools to understand just what is happening. You are meticulous in your work, and nothing makes you happier than dozens of graphs and indicators all glowing green.
In this role you will be responsible top-to-bottom for the availability and reliability of our application services.
You will be responsible for building and maintaining systems and application monitoring to ensure timely notification of events.
You will be required to be part of an on-call rotation to ensure all incidents are handled as expediently as possible with utmost technical excellence.You will work closely with Development, QE, and infrastructure operations to ensure the services are built, tested, and run to the highest standard.
Desired Skills & Experience
4+ years experience as UNIX/ Linux systems administrator, software developer, or combination thereof.
Experience deploying mission critical UNIX servers in a 24x7 environment.
Strong understanding of CI/CD processes and technologies.
Experience building fault tolerant, scalable systems.
Strong working knowledge of TCP/IP and network technologies
Familiarity with one or more programming languages (C, C++, PHP, Java, Perl, etc).
Solid scripting skills in one or more languages.
Familiarity with Cloud services such as DynamoDB, S3, CloudSearch, etc.
Technical Degree (Computer Science/Physics/etc) or equivalent - not a must but good to have.
You have the ability to think outside the box and be creative with solutions.
You have excellent analytical and troubleshooting skills.
You are a team player but you can work on your own initiative as well.
You are passionate and ambitious.
A fast-paced, fun environment with smart people and a great opportunity to learn, grow and succeed!
A great job in a cutting edge field at one of the largest and well-known mobile brand and properties in the world with a wealth of assets, opportunities and potential, yet a great opportunity to make a meaningful impact on the products and success of the business.
Competitive benefits package.
To apply please send your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
This role is located in San Diego, CA or Menlo Park, CA
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