Senior Systems Engineer

  • VeriSign,
  • Washington, DC
.Net, Development, DNS, HTTP, Java, Jenkins, Perl, Product Engineering, Python, Research, Ruby, Shell Scripting, Testing, Unix
Full Time, Full Time
Competitive
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description



Senior Systems Engineer - 00004715


Details



Verisign operates the infrastructure for a portfolio of top-level domains that today include .com, .net, .tv, .edu, .gov, .jobs, .name and .cc, as well as two of the world's 13 Internet root servers. Verisign's product suite also includes Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) Protection Services, and Managed DNS.




The Systems Engineer will be part of the Application Delivery team within the Infrastructure Services organization. This position will be heavily involved in the development, operation, and automation of the tools and services supporting Verisign’s Product Engineering and Production Operations organizations including the software delivery pipeline, and CI/CD tools. The ideal candidate will have an extensive background in both software development and UNIX systems administration. The candidate will join a team that controls its own destiny, responsible for the research and development, testing, automation, deployment, and operations of all services supported by the team.


Responsibilities:

· Rapidly diagnose, troubleshoot, solve, and deploy fixes for production service incidents.

· Focus on systems and application deployment automation and process improvement.

· Identify and address systems performance and scalability challenges.

· Develop software, tools, and/or routines to replace daily manual tasks.

· Design CI/CD pipelines for the rapid deployment of software


Qualifications:

· 10 years of experience in a blend of software engineering and system administration.

· BS in Computer Science or related field.

· Experience with automation frameworks like Ansible, Salt, Puppet, or Chef.

· Experience with CI/CD frameworks such as Jenkins or Bamboo.

· Extensive cloud deployment experience with AWS, OpenStack, or similar.

· System and application health monitoring with Graphite, Sensu, Nagios, or similar.

· Experience managing Java applications

· Significant development experience in one or more of Java, Go, Node.js, Python, Ruby, or Perl.

· UNIX Shell Scripting experience is a must.


Qualifications


The Site Reliability Engineer will be part of the Application Delivery team within the Infrastructure Services organization. This position will be heavily involved in the development, operation, and automation of the tools and services supporting Verisign’s Product Engineering and Production Operations organizations including the software delivery pipeline, and CI/CD tools. The ideal candidate will have an extensive background in both software development and UNIX systems administration. The candidate will join a team that controls its own destiny, responsible for the research and development, testing, automation, deployment, and operations of all services supported by the team.


Responsibilities:

· Rapidly diagnose, troubleshoot, solve, and deploy fixes for production service incidents.

· Focus on systems and application deployment automation and process improvement.

· Identify and address systems performance and scalability challenges.

· Develop software, tools, and/or routines to replace daily manual tasks.

· Design CI/CD pipelines for the rapid deployment of software


Qualifications:

· 10 years of experience in a blend of software engineering and system administration.

· BS in Computer Science or related field.

· Experience with automation frameworks like Ansible, Salt, Puppet, or Chef.

· Experience with CI/CD frameworks such as Jenkins or Bamboo.

· Extensive cloud deployment experience with AWS, OpenStack, or similar.

· System and application health monitoring with Graphite, Sensu, Nagios, or similar.

· Experience managing Java applications

· Significant development experience in one or more of Java, Go, Node.js, Python, Ruby, or Perl.

· UNIX Shell Scripting experience is a must.

Job

: Technology

Job Type

: Regular

Primary Location

: United States-Washington D.C. Metro-Virginia-Reston


Schedule

: Full-time

Shift

: 1st Shift
Dice Id : verica
Position Id : 00004715
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