Dev Ops Engineer (Downtown Austin, TX)

Dev Ops Engineer
Downtown Austin, TX
(relocation offered)

This Dev Ops role is ideal for a skilled candidate looking for a hot new startup in Downtown Austin.


  • Design/Build scalable systems that support:

    • high traffic web services

    • back-end tools

    • applications.

  • Plan/Execute projects to improve production infrastructure

  • Maintain windows

  • Ensure critical systems security

  • Perform production deployments

  • Monitor/Maintain/Optimize production systems

  • Work with peers to solve operational issues:

    • services

    • tools

    • apps


  • BA in Computer Science or equivalent

  • AWS/EC2, Linux, Puppet, Chef Python, SQL

  • Systems Administration:

    • large-scale web apps (Apache, PHP, Rails, Django, etc)

    • mission-critical Linux (Debian, Ubuntu, Red Hat, etc)

    • windows production servers

  • Large scale deployments (Puppet, cfengine, Chef, Capistrano, Fabric, etc)

  • Production database servers (MySQL, Hadoop, Hive, H-Base)

  • Monitoring/Performance metrics analysis (Nagios, Cacti, Munin, Ganglia, Hyperic, etc)

  • Security/Performance/Monitoring best practices

  • Python, Ruby and shell scripting

  • Scalable systems (load balancers, memcached, master/slave architectures, sharding, Nginx, RabbitMQ)