Riverbed enables organizations to maximize performance and visibility for networks and applications, so they can overcome complexity and fully capitalize on their digital and cloud investments. The Riverbed Network and Application Performance Platform enables organizations to visualize, optimize, remediate and accelerate the performance of any network for any application. The platform addresses performance and visibility holistically with best-in-class WAN optimization, network performance management (NPM), application acceleration (including Office 365, SaaS, client and cloud acceleration), and enterprise-grade SD-WAN. Riverbed’s 30,000+ customers include 99% of the Fortune 100.
Lab Engineer – Sr. Systems/Automation
San Francisco, CA.
Riverbed is looking for a lab engineer to join our lab engineering team and help manage and grow our engineering labs. Our lights-out, state-of-the-art labs are used by our entire engineering staff every day. We are looking for a candidate who can enhance and extend our existing system infrastructure, as well as contribute in the day-to-day work involved in supporting thousands of lab machines.
Design, enhance, and maintain lab system infrastructure, including:
Basic infrastructure systems, such as DHCP, TFTP, DNS, NTP
Web application servers (apache, some CGI, some mod_python)
WinPE automated Windows installation systems
Storage servers (ZFS backed NFS storage, including the backup infrastructure)
1500+ virtual and physical Linux boxes (newer infrastructure is Debian/Ubuntu, but also Centos and OpenSolaris)
Troubleshoot lab system issues (networks, servers)
Install computers into lab environment and wire systems up
4+ years of experience as Linux sysadmin (Debian and Centos preferred)
Good communication skills
Strong attention to detail
Strong problem-solving ability
Must be able to work independently without significant guidance
Experience working with/troubleshooting x86 computer hardware
Experience with system monitoring and alerting (e.g., icinga, cricket, grafana, ELK stack, influxdb)
Experience with VMWare ESX/ESXi and vCenter
Experience with OpenStack
Experience working with IP networking devices like switches and routers
Experience with Cisco IOS / Dell FTOS / JunOS
Experience with automated Windows installation
Experience with system config management via Salt
Experience with software development in Perl
Riverbed offers a rewarding experience of working with the best minds in the industry, delivering exceptional network performance and visibility for any application. We are proud of our great culture that continuously fosters innovation, collaboration, and diverse work environments. We remain committed to attracting, developing, and retaining the most diverse group of talent to better serve our customers.
Riverbed is an equal employment opportunity/Affirmative Action (EEO/AA) employer and provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, physical disability (including HIV and AIDS), mental disability, medical condition, pregnancy or child birth (including breast feeding), sexual orientation, genetics, genetic information, marital status, veteran status or any other basis protected by and in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.
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