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Systems Engineer

  • Location: Atlanta, Georgia, 30354
  • Salary: 47.0
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 10 days ago

We are looking for a Systems Engineer to join our team for a long-term contract opportunity. You will be responsible for designing, analyzing, and troubleshooting large-scale distributed systems. You must be willing to participate in on-call rotations. You will engage with product teams to fix production outages and carry forward action items to improve ongoing reliability. You will develop effective tooling, alerts, and response to both identify and address reliability risks including automatic problem detection and mitigation. You should have the following skills: 

  • DevOps Mindset
  • Enjoy solving difficult engineering problems; doesn’t mind getting hands dirty
  • Good Software engineering skills - ideally with experience in Python, Go and/or Java
  • Understanding of Linux system internals; familiar with the TCP/IP stack, network routing and load balancing
  • Approach troubleshooting systematically and have a deep sense of ownership for whatever is being worked on
  • Ability to find root cause sources of instability in a high-traffic, distributed system
  • Experience with configuration and troubleshooting of Linux, Java/Scala, Docker systems
  • Understanding of large-scale complex systems from a reliability perspective
  • Passion for resolving reliability issues and identify strategies to mitigate going forward
  • Willingness to work in an ever-changing environment
  • Intense focus on automation and innovations that improve productivity
  • 2-6 years of experience
Tech Stack:
  • Java, Go, Docker, Kubernetes, Terraform, Python/Ansible, IBM Cloud/AWS/Azure, Ruby, Redis, PostgreSQL, Nginx, Google Cloud Platform, Elasticsearch, Kibana, Logstash, Telegraf, Sensu, Debian, PowerDNS, BIND, InfluxDB, SSL (OpenSSL), Grafana, haproxy, keepalived, Solr, Scala, Kafka, JVMs

If this sounds like you, please apply to MATRIX today!