Plan, test, and execute installations and upgrades of software across multiple environments.
Work with development and infrastructure teams to build supportable systems. Leverage products like Nagios, Puppet, Cacti, Jenkins
Configure monitoring to efficiently detect existing issues and predict future issues based on trends.
Build scripts/tools and develop best practices to enhance operational efficiency and overall system performance.
Improve performance and scalability in system environments by researching, evaluating and recommending new technology products and services
Handle operations: metrics, availability & reliability, incident response, capacity planning
Skills and Experience
At least 5 years of Linux administration experience
Expertise with managing and supporting Java environments
Expertise with systems automation and configuration management technologies such as Puppet
Knowledge and experience in scripting languages (BASH, Python, Perl etc)
Proficient with open source monitoring & RRD tools like Nagios, Cacti etc.
Experience doing application development and testing in JVM languages
Knowledge of queuing systems
Working knowledge of Amazon's AWS or similar environment
Ishi Systems Inc - 15 months ago