Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, related technical field or equivalent practical experience.
Experience implementing, troubleshooting and supporting the Unix/Linux operating system, internet-based applications and web servers.
3 years of relevant work experience with Linux or Unix, as well as programming/scripting experience (Bash, Perl, Python, C).
3 years of experience in one or more of the following areas: Developer Operations, Cloud Native, Cloud Native Operations, Site Reliability Engineering, continuous delivery, networking, configuration management, Infrastructure as Code (IaC), operations, IT admin and software automation.
Experience with scripting languages (Python) and low-level driver coding (C, C#).
Knowledge of TCP/IP networking.
Familiarity with Linux Shell scripting.
About the job
Systems Administrators embrace Google's motto to ensure millions of users can access the world's information without a glitch. As a Systems Administrator at Google, you own and support the needs of one of Google's server infrastructure systems. You're highly technical and work directly with other server and service owners to ensure reliability and sustainability of the Google service infrastructure as well as compliance with internal policies. Success in this role means you are able to support servers in a mixed operating system environment and work efficiently with our internal technology providers as well as other operations groups. Googlers rely on your guidance when it comes to design decisions so you'll have a direct impact in keeping the business productive.
Our team manages Google's use of G Suite and Google Cloud Platform products and builds and maintains the integration services, tools and automation that lets G Suite work and scale.
Behind everything our users see online is the architecture built by the Technical Infrastructure team to keep it running. From developing and maintaining our data centers to building the next generation of Google platforms, we make Google's product portfolio possible. We're proud to be our engineers' engineers and love voiding warranties by taking things apart so we can rebuild them. We're always on call to keep our networks up and running, ensuring our users have the best and fastest experience possible. Responsibilities
Manage G Suite and Google Cloud Platform within Google's corporate system and service environment.
Develop, coordinate and drive software/automation projects at agreed service levels, using hands-on programming.
Ensure the overall reliability and scalability of services for Googlers. Drive compliance of service infrastructure with Google policies.
Partner with internal Customer teams to drive projects and improvements. Work with Customer teams to drive project goals and prioritization.
Optimize existing environment based on business and security needs.
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