Senior Systems Engineer
Eventbrite - San Francisco, CA

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Working within Eventbrite's Systems Engineering and Operations team, you will be responsible for our entire computing environment, including our production, QA, and development infrastructure. You are naturally the kind of team member who enjoys learning and working with others. If you’re the kind of person who sees a problem, develops a fix and engineers an improvement no one’s asked for yet, then we should be talking.

We have a team that are very quick and creative troubleshooters, as well as engineers who work to develop sustainable, reliable and scalable infrastructures. We’re not about rigid hierarchies or dedication to a particular IT religion. We’re about making the most performant (yeah, I hate the word too but there it is), scaleable and secure event and ticketing site on the planet.

Linux system administration, configuration, troubleshooting and automation, Ubuntu experience appreciated.

Requirements and capacity analysis, service configuration, monitoring and troubleshooting.

Analyze network behavior, performance and application issues using standard open source tools.

Responsible for the smooth operation of all of Eventbrite’s databases, including replication, backup and performance tuning.

BA/BS in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent experience

3-5 years experience with Linux systems administration

Excellent Python scripting skills

Broad technical troubleshooting and performance tuning experience

Experience in high user volume, rapidly growing or critical production service environment

Ability to handle on-call duty

MySQL experience

Experience writing and configuring trending and monitoring tools such as Nagios, Cacti, Ganglia, etc.

Experience with running applications in EC2 helpful.

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