Site Reliability Engineer (Systems Administration Focus)

Visier | Vancouver, Canada

Posted Date 1/23/2020
Description

Visier is looking for a Site Reliability Engineer with a Systems Administration background who will be responsible for gathering requirements to design new software features that enables easy deployment management while also safeguarding Visier and our customers' data.

What you'll be doing...

  • Gather requirements and design new software features that enables easy deployment management
  • Deploy and maintain highly available services in multiple data centres as well as in AWS
  • Automate manual operational tasks
  • Manage traditional and cloud hosting environments as infrastructure-as-code
  • Write secure code to safeguard Visier and our customers’ data, including developing our application security infrastructure
  • Use standard and advanced computer science algorithms and data structures to solve technical problemsUnderstand business requirements and author technical design for features
  • Debug own code and existing code base, and develop and document how to test a feature in a test plan
  • Provide task breakdown, dependencies and time estimates in technical design document
  • Collaborate with stakeholders in other departments and fellow developers
  • What you'll bring to the table...

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics or similar field with an excellent academic record in Computer Science courses
  • Strong coding skills in scripting languages (bash/Perl/Python/PHP)
  • Minimum 3+ years Linux (Debian/Ubuntu) administration

  • Experience in the following areas:

  • Linux internals and networking
  • Amazon Web Services
  • Firewall management (Palo Alto Networks)
  • Storage arrays management
  • Configuration management tools (Puppet, Ansible)
  • Consult and Vault administration
  • Apache Kafka administration
  • Monitoring and logging tools (Prometheus, Splunk)
  • PostgreSQL or Cassandra administration
  • VMWare vSphere 6.0 or later
  • Experience with Terraform a plus
  • Experience in HA environments a plus
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2012/2016/2019 and Active Directory experience a plus
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