IT Systems Engineer

Ripple - San Francisco, CA3.5

Full-timeEstimated: $120,000 - $170,000 a year
We’re looking for an experienced IT Systems Engineer to work within our team, helping to build out, maintain, and troubleshoot our corp IT infrastructure and services. She/he must be equipped and able to work in a dynamic and rapidly expanding environment.

Partnering with Engineering, Information Security and Helpdesk teams, the IT systems team are responsible for providing Ripple’s users with the best possible experience when using our core IT applications and systems from any of our offices around the globe and remotely.

Own, manage and monitor corp IT systems and infrastructure ensuring the highest levels of systems and infrastructure availability
Act as subject matter expert on all things IT infrastructure and automation
Help build, scale and maintain system monitoring and alerting tools
Partner with the security team to implement security policies and ensure all critical vulnerabilities are patched in a timely manner
Create IT systems compliance policies and provide compliance proof for audits
Develop and maintain custom scripts to increase system efficiency and lower downtime
Help with service desk requests as an escalation point
Participate in a 24/7 on-call schedule

5+ years of corp IT experience, with at least 2 years in systems and/or infrastructure role
Deep knowledge of macOS, Linux, and Windows
Knowledge of SSH, keystores, security certificates, user and password management, SSO Integration and authorization tokens
Experience with SAAS - G-Suite, Slack, Jira, etc
Strong networking knowledge and experience administering routers, switches and firewalls, specifically Cisco and Palo Alto Networks
Experience with virtualization and containerization - VMware, VirtualBox, etc
Experience with configuration management tool - Puppet, Chef and/or Munki
Experience using REST and SOAP APIs
Proven ability to successfully and efficiently monitor systems - Nagios, SumoLogic, etc
Proven scripting skills - Perl, Ruby, Python, etc

The chance to work in a fast-paced start-up environment with experienced industry leaders
A learning environment where you can dive deep into the latest technologies and make an impact
Competitive salary and equity
100% paid medical and dental and 95% paid vision insurance for employees starting on your first day
401k (with match), fully paid parental leave, commuter benefits
Generous wellness reimbursement and weekly onsite programs
Flexible vacation policy - work with your manager to take time off when you need it
Employee giving match
Modern office in San Francisco’s Financial District
Fully-stocked kitchen with organic snacks, beverages, and coffee drinks
Weekly company meeting - ask me anything style discussion with our Leadership Team
Team outings to sports games, happy hours, game nights and more!

Ripple provides one frictionless experience to send money globally using the power of blockchain. By joining Ripple’s growing, global network (RippleNet), financial institutions can process their customers’ payments anywhere in the world instantly, reliably and cost-effectively. Banks and payment providers can use the digital asset XRP to further reduce their costs and access new markets.

With offices in San Francisco, New York, London, Mumbai, Singapore and Sydney, Ripple has more than 200 customers around the world.

Ripple is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We’re committed to building a diverse and inclusive team. We do not discriminate against qualified employees or applicants because of race, color, religion, gender identity, sex, sexual preference, sexual identity, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, marital status, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, military status, or any other characteristic protected by local law or ordinance.

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