System Dev Ops Engineer in Downtown Austin, TX

System Dev. Ops. Engineer
Downtown Austin, TX

System Dev. Ops. Engineer needed with AWS/EC2 experience to design and implement scalable systems in order to maintain backend infrastructure.


  • Active member of Engineering Team of Developers to solve operational issues:
    • Services/Tools/Apps
  • Control the security of all systems
  • Design/Build Scalable Systems, supporting:
    • Web Services
    • Back-end Tools/Applications
  • Production Deployments:
    • Performing/Automating
  • Production Systems:
    • Monitoring/Maintaining/Optimizing
  • Improve infrastructure by planning/executing projects
  • Scheduling/Coordinating/Communicating


  • CS BA Degree (or equal)
  • Administering large-scale Web Applications, with:
    • Apache, PHP, Rails, Django
  • Automating large scale deployments/deployment Management Systems, with:
    • Puppet, cfengine, Chef, Capistrano, Fabric
  • Maintaining mission-critical Linux Production Servers:
    • Debian, Ubuntu, Red Hat, and Windows
  • Building Scalable Systems:
    • load balancers, memcached, master/slave architectures, sharding, Nginx, RabbitMQ
  • Maintaining/Monitoring/Optimizing production Database Servers:
    • MySQL, Hadoop, Hive, H-Base
  • Monitoring performance metrics analysis:
    • Nagios, Cacti, Munin, Ganglia, Hyperic
  • Security/Performance/Monitoring best practices
  • Python, Ruby, Shell Scripting