• Work with a Platform Director in terms of designing, building and provisioning
Physical Infrastructure (Compute-Machines, Database-Machines, Networks,
• Build tools to automate infrastructure provisioning, scaling and alerting.
• Continuously extend and improve infrastructure components to handle growth
• Monitor and improve service performance and stability.
• Investigate failures.
• Work closely with development teams to ensure that software is designed with
"operational ease" in mind. Assist our software engineering team to ensure
proper monitoring and metrics are being built into the applications before going
DESIRED SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS:
• Master of Linux Amazon Linux/CentOS/Redhat.
• Master of Cloud Based Provisioning and Familiarity with Hosted Infrastructure:
o AWS based Provisioning (AMIs, EC2, S3, EBS, RDS, CloudWatch, Cloud
Formation, Security Groups, VPC, ELB).
o Knowledge of other Cloud Implementations and Hybrid Private/Public
• Master of Infrastructure Provisioning and Management Automation:
o Skilled with one of code deploy, chef and jenkins.
o Master of Bash. Scripting with other shell along with at least one of : Perl,
Python, Ruby, is nice to have.
o Very good with Configuration and automation of Nagios and Ganglia.
• Big Data Skills:
o Good familiarity administering Mongo, Apache Hadoop, HBase and Spark.
• SysAdmin/Network Admin Skills:
o Good knowledge of Software RAID, mdadm, cron, rsync, backup
o Add: Good knowledge of rsync and backup methodologiesGood System
Administration and Network Administration skills along with knowledge of
TCP/IP, DNS (Bind), NFS, SSH Tunnelling, VPN
• Build and Release Management:
o Knowledge of Git, BitBucket, Bamboo and Continuous Integration/Release
• Have worked with Scrum/Agile Methodology.
• 2+ years supporting a mission critical online or SaaS application and a Computer
Science Degree preferred.
• Good communication Skills and team player mind set would be necessary and
prior experience is a startup kind of environment shall be an added advantage
Computer Science Degree preferred.